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Beautifully renovated 1800s building Fornace Italy
nearby lake Trasimeno
Villa in Umbria, Italy
Sleeps 4. Two units (one bedroom). Recently restored famous 1800’s Antica Fornace. On the border of Tuscany and Umbria a stones throw from Lago Trasimeno. High quality living, carefully furnished. 3 mins to the beautiful unspoilt town with all amenities. Golf, horseriding, lakes, watersports, biking, fishing and nature.
Both accommodations have:
Spacious bedroom with storage.
Beautiful open plan kitchen dining and living area
Large Bathroom with shower
Exposed beams topped by wooden joists.
Hob/stove, oven, fridge, freezer, iron/ironing board, satellite tv, wifi, central heating, communal bbq and swimming pool, private garden and covered/furnished patio, private parking.
Fornace is located on a hill on the border between Umbria and Tuscany, boasting breathtaking views of lake Trasimeno including a glance of Castiglione del Lago ,one of the most beautiful medieval towns of Italy.
Surrounded by rolling hills and a breeze from the trees, there is an abundance of nature. Bask in the sunshine and enjoy the relaxed quiet atmosphere with a shared swimming pool, private garden with patio and communal gardens with BBQ area.
There are a total of 15 exclusive units with two available for rental. The bungalow apartments are extremely comfortable, clean and well thought out, creating a perfect getaway. Newly built the property complies with high quality standards to ensure optimal living and privacy.
Local Area InformationIts strategic location makes it even more interesting because you can easily reach some of the most important cities in terms of their historical and cultural significance Cortona Montepulciano Perugia and featuring many cultural events such as the Umbria jazz and Eurochocolate Visit the magnificent basilica of St Francis of Assisi or watch the exciting Palio di Siena not to mention two of the most beautiful cities in the world Florence which is just one hour drive away and Rome which is an enjoyable two hours away cities historical events tastings landscapes that offer relaxation and inner peace in a word a beautiful part of a beautiful country Golf The nearest Golf Club is the nine holes course of the Golf Club Lamborghini 17 km from Fornace which was designed by Eng Ferruccio Lamborghini stretches over a beautiful hilly landscape and is placed inside the same property that includes also an Agriturismo for vacationers The golf course was originally constructed in a meandering fashion to intentionally cover a widely spread area of land Recent changes in its design make the course much more challenging to todays golfers inviting experts alike to its greens Apart from the standard 9 holes there is a large driving range with lighted putting and pitching greens where the Clubs Golf School is operating The entire Golf course is dominated by a modern and comfortable Club House Nearest Golf Courses Golf Club Lamborghini 17 km Golf Club Esse 22 km Golf Club Valdichiano 25 km Golf Club Perugia Sodi di Santa Sabina 38 km Perugia Golf Club 48 km Specialist Holidays Fornace is the perfect destination for specialist holidays in Historical and artistic Italian town visiting Golfing Biking Watersports Lakes Travel A car is recommended However the location of the property is ideal for walkers If you prefer to come by public transport there is a train station close to the airport and km from the house We can arrange the short taxi journeys to and from the station The nearest village is 15 km and you can enjoy a pleasant stroll to arrive there The property is surrounded by rolling hills A short distance to the nearest villages and towns where you can taste the delightful Tuscan food wander around the traditional shops or delve into more adventurous activities such as watersports or horse riding Situated between Tuscany and Umbria one could not choose a better location if they tried Travel Nearest airport Perugia Sant Egidio 69 km 65 mins Firenze 139 km 93 mins Nearest Ferry Port Livorno 237 km 2 hr 34 mins Nearest Train Station Castigillione del Lago 87 km 15 mins Journey time from Perugia Airport by train is 1 hr 53 mins and will involve a short taxi ride Amenities Nearest Town Castiglione de Lago 87 km 15 mins Nearest Village Pozzulo 15 km 3 mins Casamaggiore 15 km 3 mins Activities Nearest Lake Lago Trasimeno 97 km 18 mins Lago di Montpulciano 75 km 13 mins Nearest Skiing Abetone 205 km 2 hr 41 mins Nearest Golf Course Golf Club Lamborghini 17 km Golf Club Esse 22 km Golf Club Valdichiano 25 km Golf Club Perugia Sodi di Santa Sabina 38 km Perugia Golf Club 48 km Nearest Watersports Lago Trasimeno Nearest National Park Monti Sibillini 152 km 2 hr 20 mins History of the area Castiglione del Lago has been constructed on a limestone cliff cape on the east side of the Trasimeno Lake Etrurians were probably the first to occupy this area as confirmed by the findings of tombs in the ar
|Location:||Lake Trasimeno, Umbria, Italy|
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|This Property Sleeps:||4|
|Minimum Price Per Week:||€600 (Currency Converter)|
|Maximum Price Per Week:||€800|
|Prices are per apartment and in Euros The properties are both new and available now For rates in 2010 and for other dates in 2011 please enquire by email or telephone At the time of booking a 30 deposit by bank transfer will be required non refundable 6 weeks before arrival a 70 final payment will be required Guests are responsible for the furniture and contents of the apartments We require a 200 Euro cash deposit on arrival This deposit will be refunded at the end of your stay If there is damage to the property or furniture the owners reserve the right to keep the deposit Prices include Heating Taxes and final cleaning bed linen and towles gas electricity water use of BBQ and swimming pool facilitis private parking Prices do not include daily or extra cleanings changes of linen and towels during the week Please ask if required Saturday is the preferred change over date but we will do our best to accomodate your needs|
* Has a Pool
* Close to a golf course
* Children are allowed
Accommodation and Facilities Summary