Perugia — Other
Set high in the hills of Italy's green heart, Umbria, Villa Felice is a splendid example of typical countryside mansion.
Built in the 1950s and artfully restored, with care and dedication, it boasts an innate grace, sublime views of the gentle hills and luxuriant valleys which surround it, and provides full comfort and privacy.
Strategically located, close to Perugia yet just 5 miles from the Tuscan border, it offers a delightful picture-perfect home base for discerning travellers wanting to explore the artistic marvels, natural environment and traditions of both Umbria and Tuscany.
Rising in a striking position in the hills of luxuriantly green Umbria, Villa Felice is an artfully restored 4-bedroom country villa offering amazing views of the surrounding countryside, full comfort, privacy and a welcoming character-full atmosphere.
Built in 1950 and fully restored, with loving attention to detail, in 2009, this property is an exquisite typical countryside home.
The property offers 400 square meters of living space and the villa's common spaces, bedrooms and bathrooms, all spacious and filled with light, feature superb typical wooden beamed ceilings, period cotto floors and walls hand-painted in pale greens, violets and yellows by Florentine artists.
The estate features 3 hectares of fertile private grounds, which comprises the gardens around the house (with lovely alfresco dining and relaxing areas and a barbecue), the large swimming pool, a bountiful vegetable garden and vineyards.
Both the private grounds and the surroundings offer plenty of paths for walks, hikes and bike rides, and the world-famous 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr is close by.
Strategically located the villa is near Umbria’s capital, the charming art and life-filled Perugia, just five miles from the Tuscan border, and less than a one hour scenic drive from the area's most evocative historic hilltop villages: the ideal property for discerning travellers wanting to explore both Umbria and Tuscany (mind, travellers who are not afraid to drive and are not scared of a typical, Umbrian country road!).
However, in the end, as the estate is so beautiful guests’ favourite pastime is generally reading on the south-facing lawn or at the large pool, pausing after chapters to take in the ever-changing colours of the vast mountain ranges!
• The estate is 590 meters above sea level, offers 400 square meters of living space and 3 hectares of exterior spaces, features Wi-Fi throughout and a swimming pool. 8 adults is the maximum number of guests the property can accommodate
GROUND FLOOR: 1 Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom; 1 Living room; 1 Dining room; 1 Kitchen; 1 Entrance Hall; 2 Guest Bathrooms; 1 Laundry room with safe - FIRST FLOOR: 1 Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and small living area; 1 Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom; 1 Twin bedroom (convertible to Double) with ensuite bathroom - IN THE GARDEN WE FIND: Large outdoor dining terrace with seating for 8 people; Wonderful walks from guests door; Traditionally planted garden with local trees, shrubs and herbs
Wireless Internet throughout • DVD & CD player • Flat screen SAT TV 400 channels (living room) • Helipad nearby • iPod Docking Station (living room) • Safe • Laundry room with washer, dryer and ironing facilities • Swimming Pool (3x14x1,5 m) • Well-equipped kitchen • Outdoor BBQ
Included Services: Travel Planning Service, Central Concierge and Local Concierge staff; Emergency Service; Welcome Hamper; Change of pool and bathroom once a week (Wednesday); Change of bed linen (Saturday); Daily cleaning 4 hours half week; Final cleaning • Included Staff: Maid service from Monday to Saturday • Utilities: Gas (Heating), Electricity, Water and Wi-Fi consumptions are included
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