Traditional apartment for sale with beautiful lake views, in an ancient castle near Panicale, Perugia. The apartment is approx. 60sqm, on the third floor. The property is surrounded by ancient olive groves and immersed in the peaceful, green Umbrian hills, the property overlooks Lake Trasimeno, offering one of the most striking views of the “lake of a thousand colours”. The castle dates back to the the early Middle Ages (5th century). This ancient Byzantine fortress has been repeatedly destroyed and rebuilt throughout the wars. In the 13th century it was taken over by the powerful City of Panicale and became a major part of the Perugian defence system: it was the highest and most impregnable castle in the area. The recent renovation of this medieval village in 1995 has restored the original residences in the Castle. The apartment for sale on the third floor, consists of a large dining and living room with fireplace, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. The property is very welcoming: all the structures have been completely restored with high quality materials and in the traditional Umbrian-Tuscan styling featuring terracotta floors and stairs, exposed wooden beams and brick arches. Surrounded by history and nature, this unique property is an ideal holiday home or base to explore local Tuscan and Umbrian attractions including Città della Pieve, Perugia, Assisi and Montepulciano. It could also be used as a holiday let and offers excellent holiday rental income.
PROPERTY Ref: 0PAN1718
Where: Panicale, Province: Perugia, Region: Umbria.
Type: Apartment on the third floor, of aprox. 60 sqm.
Annex: Not present.
Land: Park and wood of aprox. 17 hectares (42 acres).
Swimming pool: Condominium with changing room and shower.
Parking: Uncovered but inside the property.
Third Floor with internal stairs:
Dining room and living room with fireplace,
Distance from services: 5 km.
Distance from the main airports: Perugia 39 km, Florence 166 km, Rome 203 km.
Gravel road: 5 km.
Fixed telephone network: Available.
Heating: LPG. Fireplace.
Well: Present. 2/3 both artesian wells and for irrigation. Cisterns.
Water: Artesian well.
Park and condominium wood.
Monthly charges of € 400 per year.
Possibility of buying also 0PAN1717, to possibly obtain a single apartment for a total of aprox. 310 sqm on two levels, with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 6 rooms and a terrace, aprox. € 1500 per year for condominium fees.
Energy Efficiency Rating: F.