Stylish Country Villa Near Gubbio, Umbria
Peaceful Location, Superb Mountainous Views
Sleeps 8/10 (4 Bedrooms)
Casanova di Mesola is truly a very special place to stay during your Italian holiday. Recently the house was completely renovated and the end result is stunning: a stylish 4 bedroom holiday home with an attractive mix of traditional features like stone exposed walls, ancient wood beamed ceilings, terracotta tiles and top modern design for kitchen and bathrooms, all with luxurious finishing. The fantastic 15 x 4 m pool has infinity edges and gives breathtaking and endless views across the valley and the rolling Umbrian hills behind. The pool can be heated and in the pool area there is a shower/dressing room with a Finnish sauna plus an outside pantry with fridge for a cool drink. The house is surrounded by 13 ha. of private land, terraced gardens with some old olive trees, lawn and several terraces/patio's with outdoor furniture. Close to the kitchen an outside dining area with a wood fired oven to make your own pizza!
Casanova di Mesola is a perfect setting in the middle of the Umbrian countryside, secluded yet easily accessible via the E45, which leads to many famous hill towns as well as to closeby Tuscany.
Bedroom 1 with double bed (4 poster).
Bedroom 2 with double bed (4 poster).
Bedroom 3 with double bed (4 poster).
Bedroom 4 with twin beds (which can also be made as a double bed) plus 2 fold-out beds.
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with standalone (Antonio Lupi) bath, walk through rain-shower, 2 sinks, bidet, wc
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with standalone marble bath, rain-shower, sink, wc
Bathroom to bedroom 3 and 4 with rain-shower, sink and wc
Modern Italian design kitchen, well equipped, with Ilve gas cooktop, electric oven plus microwave, dishwasher, large stainless steel fridge/freezer. From the kitchen/dining room a walk out terrace with pizza oven + large dining table for eating al fresco.
Utility room with washing machine, dryer, small kitchen corner with sink, iron/ironing board, wash basin for handwash.
Double height living room with comfortable seating and open fireplace. Separate dining room with large table (seats 8). All living areas have French windows onto annex outside terraces/patio's: perfect settings for a morning coffee or an 'aperitivo'.
Childs cot and high chair are provided.
Towels and linen are included and will be changed once per week. Also included is cleaning once per week (more often on request) and the normal maintenance of house, garden and pool.
Barbecue, Pool Heating, Private Pool, Parking, Garden.
Dishwasher, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine.
Central Heating, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Room Fans, Satellite.
See "notes on accommodation"
Terraced gardens with old olive trees and 'umbrella'-trees to give shade. Several terraces and patios with outdoor furniture. Next to the kitchen a covered outside dining area with wood fired outdoor pizza oven. Private pool: 15 x 4 m, architecturally designed, with infinity edges and tiling in 'basalto di Orvieto' a local dark-grey stone. The pool can be heated and has a motorised cover.
In the pool area a large terrace with sun loungers, a shower/dressing room, Finnish sauna and a small pantry with fridge.
Important notes on accommodation
Underfloor heating, designer (inbuilt) indoor and outdoor lighting, the major part of the windows have inbuilt fly-screens.
The pool is heated by solar panels and can also be connected to the central heating system. To keep the water warm the pool has a motorised cover. In the pool area there is a Finnish sauna and a pantry with fridge for cool drinks.
The house and pool are on multiple levels. The upstairs rooms can be directly accessed from the entrance and car parking area. One of the bedrooms is downstairs, on living-room level, and can be accessed easily.
From the outdoor dining area in front of the house stairs lead to the level with the pool.
Although several parts of the garden and terraces are fenced small children should always be supervised, especially when they are in the pool area.
The property is accessible through a private road and a motorised gate.
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|5 January 2013 - 27 April 2013||€ 3600.00||7|
|27 April 2013 - 22 June 2013||€ 4050.00||7|
|22 June 2013 - 7 September 2013||€ 4500.00||7|
|7 September 2013 - 5 October 2013||€ 4050.00||7|
|5 October 2013 - 21 December 2013||€ 3600.00||7|
|21 December 2013 - 4 January 2014||€ 4500.00||7|
|4 January 2014 - 26 April 2014||€ 3950.00||7|
|26 April 2014 - 28 June 2014||€ 4500.00||7|
|28 June 2014 - 6 September 2014||€ 4950.00||7|
|6 September 2014 - 4 October 2014||€ 4500.00||7|
|4 October 2014 - 25 April 2015||€ 3950.00||7|
Notes on prices
Prices are for the property per week in Euros. On bookings for more than 1 week discounts can be given. 20% off last available week in August: 23/8 - 30/8
Changeover on Saturday, unless otherwise agreed. Depending on other bookings it is possible for some flexibility, so please just ask when making an enquiry.
On booking a prepayment of 30% of the rental is required.
Payment of the balance is due 8 weeks before arrival. If the booking is made 8 weeks or closer to the date of arrival payment of the full rental is required at time of booking.
Stylish country villa between Gubbio and Umbertide, Umbria
About the area
Coast/beach at Fano: 1 hour drive
Several golf courses within 30 min. drive. Details can be provided on request.
How to get there
Perugia (30 min. drive)
Ancona and Rimini (1.30 min. drive)
Florence, Rome, Bologna, Forli (2 to 2.30 hours drive)
Gubbio (15 km), Umbertide (15), Pietralunga (8 km), Montone (10 km), Perugia (40 km), Assisi (40 km)
Excellent for walking and mountain biking. Endless tracks starting directly from the house.
Both Gubbio and Umbertide have supermarkets, shops, banks etc. and can be reached in 15 min. drive. For the daily provisions there is a small supermarket in Moccaiana and/or Pietralunga (10 min. drive).
A good restaurant is closeby (5 min. drive) in the San Faustino Resort. Several other restaurants are within easy reach and guests will find an overview in the house guide.
On request private cooking service can be arranged.
"This house is unlike any we have ever seen. It is unique and utterly beautiful and we are so happy to have had the chance to visit and stay here."
"A beautiful and beautifully designed and appointed house. Truly a week of great luxury. The views from the house are magnificent and the pool is an absolute delight"
"This is one of the most beautiful and charming places we have ever seen. Wonderful views and beautifully decorated house. We hope to be able to revisit."
Send an enquiry to the owner for booking or further information
Property Ref IT4061
Simon Rozendaal, Ans Andriolo
(ITALY) +39 3384677135
Languages spoken: English, French, German, Italian.
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This advertiser joined Owners Direct in August 2005,
and has advertised this property with us since April 2010.