Il Nibbio is a beautiful country house midway between Orvieto and Todi. It overlooks the Corbara Lake, sitting on an attractive hill full of olive groves, vineyards, and Mediterranean scrub. The property includes an impressive building with a rectangular layout of 360 m² (3.875 ft²) and surrounding land for 24.600 m² (about 265.000 ft²).
It includes a wonderful French-styled park that contains various out-building. This country house was fully restored in 2000 and is elegant and simple. The beautiful facade is in stone, wooden beams hold up the ceilings, terracotta the floors are of terracotta and finishing are luxurious.
The house has three floors. The ground floor has a kitchen, a dining room, a living room, and a study with a fireplace, foyer, and a bathroom. On the first floor are three large bedrooms, two bathrooms, a sitting room, and an accessible room. In the basement, there is a full cellar.
The outdoor, in addition to having a gorgeous view, contains little out-buildings which include storage, oven, chapel and a flat yet to be completed. The park is like an amphitheater on the lake and even contains a variety of these fountains. There are quite a few different varieties of plants, such as cypress, olive, and grapevine, fruit-bearing, and ornamental plants that compose an impressive colorful view.
Usage and destinations
Il Nibbio has great potential. Its location is within a protected area, famous for its varied and rich ecosystem and gorgeous natural caves. Here one can enjoy long and pleasant walks on the lakeshore and go sculling, kayaking, fishing, and trekking. The location is well connected with main roads and is suitable to be transformed into a luxury residence or a charming inn.
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 360 m2
- Year Built: 1700