Unique, colourful, charming and slightly eccentric are the keywords for this wonderful property! This home will definitely charm an intellectual, maybe writer or an artist. But with some easy changes this can very easily become a bright and modern adobe as well. The house is set in an enchanting walled garden with a view, a delight for any buyer with green fingers. At the same time though it’s only steps away from the stunning historic center of Perugia. Let’s check out the key features:
The house has been fully renovated by the current owner. Bright and warm color schemes run throughout the house, giving an undeniable quirky character to the otherwise sturdy home with modern features like concrete floors and large windows.
The home is inserted in a hillside and offers two floors and a loft. The street level features the main entrance which gives access to the living with fireplace and a winding staircase to the multipurpose loft space. This same level harbours the spacious master bedroom with ample bathroom with a roman style bath and walk-in shower. A second bedroom with en-suite bathroom and kitchen corner can be entered from the hallway or directly from the terrace and is a perfect guest room.
The quirky eat-in kitchen is situated at the lower level and features the ancient traditional vaults in the ceiling. There is a wood stove and this space offers access to the lower part of the garden. Some handy storage space completes this floor.
The terrace situated just within the stylish gate is the perfect place for sun basking and meals al fresco. There are various small fountains and basins that create a very peaceful as well as enchanting atmosphere to compensate to bustling city life.
The garden features a captivating variety of plants and trees and is well maintained. A little path leads from the driveway to a lawn surrounded by roses and colourful flowers in the summer time. It then continues to a lower level which features a large aviary and where a second gate and garage are located.
The St. Archangelo Gate is only 1.2 km meters away and a walk to the main square takes only minutes. There are many shops, bars and restaurants to enjoy. Obviously art, culture and many events, Umbria jazz and Eurco-chocolate for example, take place right there along the famous and impressive Corso Cavour. The mix of locals, students and tourists creates a pleasant and enjoyable atmosphere. Outside of the city center Perugia offers all amenities characteristic for a good size city.
Perugia is known for it’s university for foreigners and enjoys a very convenient location close to Tuscany. Cities like Cortona, Siena, Montepulciano and Firenze are all within easy reach. A new road to the Adriatic coast enables a swift connection for Ancona, Civitavecchia and well known beach area like Grottamare and San benedetto di Tronto.
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Caroline – Verdandi