Restored two/three bedroom town house in the medieval Umbrian village of Citerna. Private hanging garden, amenities on the door-step and great access to rail and road routes.
It's official, Citerna is one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, it won an award for being one of the Borghi piu Belli d'Italia. It is the perfect place for anyone looking for a convenient Italian town house with a private garden.
Originally a medieval hamlet, Citerna sits on top of a hill offering spectacular views of the surrounding countryside. It still maintains a wealth of its original buildings and features, including two stunning renaissance churches. The village presents the maximum convenience of a cafe-bar, two restaurants, a grocers and a post-office. The local GP has a surgery in the village and there are two excellent hospitals are close by. It is ideally positioned being only 20 minutes from both Citta di Castello in Umbria and Sansepolcro in Tuscany. The provincial centre of Arezzo is an easy 20 kilometre drive and there one finds access to the A1 autostrada and the main line train station with frequent trains north to Florence and south to Rome.
The property comprises a private entrance and hall, dining room, reception, original beamed ceilings, fireplace, terracotta flooring, kitchen, studio, bathroom, and stairs leading to two large airy double bedrooms and an additional room that could be transformed into a second bath or shower room.
The house offers unique touches of a working fireplace, inset wooden bookcases and a wide, terracotta floor tiled staircase. Leading just off the kitchen is a lovely hanging garden with extensive views over the valley and beyond. The property is ideal for anyone close to retirement or looking for a private and easy to maintain holiday home, in this stunning part of Italy.