A beautiful farmhouse overlooking Lake Trasimeno and the Umbrian countryside. The majestic tower of the Magione Castle can be seen in the distance too.
Secluded and surrounded by an olive grove, the property is accessed by a private road.
The recent renovation introduced modern commodities but left intact the charm of ages past. Local materials and traditional architectural details can still be found throughout the villa.
The property comprises of 2 buildings, the main villa and an annex.
The main building is split into 2 levels and measures 400 sqm. The ground-floor entrance leads to an open plan space comprising of a living room with sofas and TV, a dining area with a large wooden table and a fully-equipped kitchen.
Also on the ground floor, a double bedroom with a bathroom.
The first floor is accessed by an external stone staircase (16 steps), leading to a beautiful living room, elegantly furnished with large sofas and TV.
The large fireplace is a reminder of the farmhouse’s history when this was the heart of the home.
On this floor, there are also 2 double bedrooms, 1 bathroom with shower and a twin bedroom with an en-suite bathroom (also with shower).
The property includes an independent annex split on 2 levels, each measuring 80 sqm. The ground floor is home to the spa room, with a sauna and aromatherapy shower.
A double bedroom and a bathroom can instead be found on the first floor.
The two floors aren’t connected and can be accessed through separate entrances.
The 800 sqm garden comes with an array of different areas, including furnished patios, a dining area and a solarium. The tall trees dotted around the garden provide shade during the hot summer days. Villa Torricella also has its own private pool which guests have exclusive use of.
LCD TV, Wi-Fi, dishwasher, oven, cooker/stove, fridge and freezer, American-style coffee maker, Moka pot, toaster, kettle, washing machine, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, cot and highchair, barbecue, spa room. Free parking on site for 3 cars.
The village of Magione is only 8 km away. Here one can find supermarkets, banks, the post office, a petrol station, restaurants, pizzerias and the train station. The charming town of Passignano is also close-by (8 km). The numerous pizzerias, restaurants and ice-cream parlors make it a beautiful destination where to spend an evening. From here one can also take the ferry to the pedestrian-only island of Isola Maggiore.
Another village about 7 km from the villa is San Feliciano. Although small, it’s home to ice cream parlors, cafes, pizzerias and restaurants by the lake.From here one can also take the ferry to the pedestrian-only island of Isola Polvese.
Distances by car: Magione 8 km, Passignano 8 km, San Feliciano 7 km, Lake Trasimeno 2 km, Perugia 25 km, Assisi 46 km, Cortona 30 km, Corciano 14 km, Gubbio 74 km, Siena 70km
Distances by train: Roma 2h30, Florence 1h40.
A1 Motorway exit: Valdichiana-Bettolle, then 40km along the Perugia-Bettolle motorway, exit at Torricella.
Airports: Florence 1h40 by car; Rome 2h30; Pisa about 2h30.
Closest railway station: Magione. Those arriving from Rome need to change at Terontola, while those arriving from Florence need to take the train for Foligno.
Minimum stay: 1 week – Check in: from 4.00pm – Check out: by 9.30am
Arrival day: during high season, stays are from Saturday to Saturday only.
Rate includes: weekly linen change, utilities, wi-fi, pool and garden maintenance, deckchairs and parasols.
Extra Costs: Final cleaning €250; heating (f guests turn radiators on); a refundable deposit of € 1000 for incidental damages, to be paid by credit/debit card upon arrival.