- Updated On:
- February 10, 2021
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 350 m2
- Year Built: 1700
Poggio Belvedere is a wonderful farmhouse immersed in the green Umbrian countryside, midway between Orvieto and Todi. It stands at the top of a gentle slope near the village of Monteccchio, and commands a panoramic view on the surrounding nature. A unique place, where the view becomes a succession of landscapes where time seems to stand still: endless undulations of fertile hills, dotted with vineyards, olive groves, ancient villages and farmhouses.
The property consists of the main farmhouse, a large outdoor courtyard with swimming pool, a large annex and an olive grove.
The farmhouse, completely rebuilt with original materials and modern criteria, is a perfect combination of rustic style and present needs. Stone facades, terracotta tiled roof and traditional style portico are well blended with modern and refined interiors, featuring large spaces fitted with stylish furniture.
The outdoor, large and well maintained, has a wonderful swimming pool and the olive grove is productive.
The large farmhouse, for total 230 sqmt. – 2.476 sqft, is on two floors connected by an elegant open staircase with wooden steps and iron balustrades:
- on the ground floor, the living area consists of an entrance and hallway, a modern kitchen with fireplace, a large open space living room / lounge featuring a fireplace and overlooking the porch and the garden, in addition to a bathroom.
- on the first floor, the sleeping area has four elegant bedrooms, all with parquet and built-in wooden wardrobes, a hallway and two tasteful bathrooms. The whole floor is air conditioned, and all rooms enjoy panoramic views and absolute privacy.
The annex is semi-underground and placed under the swimming pool. It is Independent and it is divided into various rooms: warehouse, cellar, boiler room, a large gym space and a garage.
The fully fenced outdoor land is on 10.000 sqmt – 107.640 sqft. It consists of a driveway, a tree-lined parking area, a porch, and a garden and relaxation area, where the swimming pool and a solarium are beautifully located.
The swimming pool, large and with depth from 1.40 to 2.5 meters – 3,3 to 6,5 ft, is charming and luxurious. It is embellished by the infinity edge with mirror effect, by the Roman travertine floor of the solarium, by the beautiful iron balustrade that defines the relaxation area. The pool area enjoys a 360° view on the surrounding countryside and full privacy.
Uses and destinations
Poggio Belvedere is an elegant and functional property. It can be an excellent first and second home away from city stress, and it also has the ideal characteristics to be offered profitably in the thriving market of luxury weekly rentals.
It is independent but not isolated, only 2 km from the village of Montecchio and the main services.
It’s well connected: the highway exit is just 8 km. away, the train station and the city of Orvieto are at 9 km, Todi is at 16 km, while Rome is at 100 km.