“There are few places in a life, maybe even just one, where something happens; after which there are all the other places. ” Alice Munro
“A farm that goes beyond the classic canons, if you are really looking for peace of mind, isolation from noise and any temptation that can distract you from this goal, you must go. Enter the woods, follow the dirt road for a few kilometers, this location will open up before your eyes and you can only exclaim … wow! ”
“A place like this cannot and must not be found immediately, trivially after a bit of asphalt! It is a magical place and it must remain so. As in Avalon, as in the stories of woods and fairies, of wizards and stars. At the end of the road, your heart opens and you understand that thanks to that dirt road you can enjoy the beauty of such a clear place, in every sense ”
These are just some of the many enthusiastic reviews that guests of this property in the green heart of Umbria have left. Testimonials that make you understand the magic of this unspoiled place, a place that can become your next home or your new business.
We are in Piegaro, a very green town in the province of Perugia about 40 minutes from Lake Trasimeno and the historic towns of Umbria such as Assisi and Gubbio.
The farmhouse, surrounded by magnificent forests of holm oaks and oaks, is composed by two stone farmhouses, part of which was an ancient monastic settlement dating back to 1300.
Divided into 6 apartments furnished in rustic style, 3 three-room and 3 two-room apartments and a common area, they offer generous spaces and a high level of living comfort. All apartments have an independent entrance, independent heating and outdoor spaces equipped for pleasant outdoor lunches and dinners. Three apartments have a fireplace in the living room which will make the atmosphere special even in the winter months. The common area also has a fireplace.
And on summer days, customers can enjoy a scenic and refreshing swimming pool of 18 meters x 6 meters with salt chlorinator and an equipped solarium. Next to the pool there is a dry sauna for 4/5 people.
During the day the sounds of the forest become music while at night the silence welcomes the stars that shine in the sky with an intense and magical light.
The farm has over 64 hectares of land owned, of which a part of olive groves with about 500 plants in production, a part of arable land and the rest of wood.
Great attention to water recovery and the water system, upstream of the farmhouse there is a spring from where the water falls by falling into a 10.000 liter container and is then pumped into the buildings. There is also an artificial lake that fills with rainwater used to irrigate the lawns.
10 kW photovoltaic system.
Possibility of developing the company: A possible and interesting development given the position is the start-up of a cultivation of truffles through the implantation of mycorrhized trees. The surrounding area is naturally rich in Scorzone quality truffles and is well suited to this type of cultivation.
There is also an important possibility of extending the volume of the buildings by approximately 200 m3.
The farm can be reached via 5 km of dirt road inside the forest, which can be covered in about 15 minutes by car.
The property is located on the border with the Unesco Biosphere Reserve of Monte Peglia, the junction point between the nature reserves of northern Italy, Europe and southern Italy. An uncontaminated and unique place where nature is the undisputed protagonist.