Caprese Michelangelo farmhouse and cottage, studio and gardens. Excellent restored stone properties with all mod cons and extremely well priced.
Caprese Michelangelo Farmhouse and cottage
Located in Tuscany, in the province of Arezzo, in Caprese Michelangelo, birthplace of Michelangelo Buonarroti, where there are restaurants, cafés, a chemist’s, a post office, two banks and some shops. The farmhouse is tucked away in the Tuscan countryside and enjoys excellent sun exposure as well as a beautiful panoramic view of the countryside and the old hill top village of Caprese Michelangelo.
The dual carriageway E45 Orte-Ravenna is only a few km away. Perugia Sant’Egidio airport can be reached in about one hour, the airports of Florence and Bologna in less than two hours.
The property is made up of a farmhouse and a seperate cottage.
The farmhouse has a surface area of 255 square metres and is laid out on three levels, composed as follows.
Ground floor/basement: woodshed; laundry room; studio with separate entrance; kitchenette and bathroom; two storage rooms; cellar dining room with exposed stone walls; two hobby/workshop rooms and a utility room; terrace and patio.
First floor: street level entrance; hall with mosaic floor; larder; bathroom; fitted kitchen with gas stove and oven, dishwasher, wood stove with oven and hot air ventilation; L-shaped dining/living room with antique fireplace; second hall with stairs to basement and wooden staircase to attic floor; bathroom with bath and separate message shower; two bedrooms; terrace and loggia.
Attic floor: four rooms, completely standing height.
The cottage has a surface area of 65 square metres, is laid out on two levels and it includes two bedrooms, bathroom, living/dining room with fitted kitchen, gas stove and oven, wood stove, central heating, wifi and a terrace.
Farmhouse and cottage, both stone buildings, are in excellent condition and have large and bright rooms. The house has an antique fireplace, a wooden staircase and one of the bedrooms has a ceiling with wooden beams.
The property has solar panelling, producing 2100 Kw yearly, in complete ownership, and a solar hot water boiler. It is very well insulated, with triple glazing throughout. All materials used are contemporary and top quality. Windows and doors are fitted with shutters and fly screens.
The property is surrounded by 4850 sqm of land, of which 4030 sqm of arable land, and a flower garden surrounding the houses, a vegetable garden, fruit and olive trees. Rain water from the roof is collected in an underground tank and used for irrigation. The terrace, the loggia and the patio are perfect for al fresco dining.
This Caprese Michelangelo farmhouse and cottage property can be used as a main family residence or as a holiday home with accommodation business, renting out the outbuilding and living in the farmhouse or vice versa. Renting out both and living in the studio is also a possibility.
There is also the possibility of purchasing the bordering property with further land.
TYPE Caprese Michelangelo farmhouse and cottage, studio and gardens.
LOCATION Hilly, panoramic
MUNICIPALITY Caprese Michelangelo
SIZE 255 sqm (2744 sqft)
FEATURES Stone buildings, contemporary interior, all modern amenities,
antique fireplace, wooden staircase, terracotta, gres and mosaic flooring, 2 fitted kitchens, studio with separate entrance, terrace, loggia, patio
LAND 4850 sqm (52206 sqft)
GARDEN Yes, perfectly maintained
ANNEX A two-storey cottage, completely restored: living/dining room with fitted kitchen, wood stove, 2 bedrooms, bathroom, central heating, terrace.
ACCESS White road
POOL No, but possible
ELECTRICITY Connected, double capacity (6,6 Kw)
WATER Mains water; water pressure installation (for even pressure in all taps)
GAS LPG gas tank
HEATING Radiators, wood oven, fireplace
TELEPHONE Connected, with internet and wifi throughout
Caprese Michelangelo (2km; 3’); Pieve Santo Stefano (8km; 12’); Anghiari (17km; 21’); Chiusi della Verna (18km; 22’); Sansepolcro (24km; 28’); Bagno di Romagna (33km, 31’); Bibbiena (37km; 53’); Città di Castello (38km, 36’); Arezzo (48km; 58’); Cortona (62km, 1h17’); San Marino (90km; 1h35’); Perugia (98km, 1h17’); Urbino (98km; 1h58’); Firenze (114km; 1h56’); Siena (119km; 1h45’);
Perugia Sant’Egidio (88km; 1h7’); Firenze Peretola (125km; 1h49’); Bologna Marconi (170km; 1h53’); Pisa Galilei (217km; 2h40’); Roma Ciampino (269km, 3h38’); Roma Fiumicino (328km; 3h37’)