Medieval Castle in Todi

Umbria - 8 km from Todi | Castello Medievale a Todi Ref. code XSUF

A fascinating medieval castle with views over Todi

Euros 2,200,000

Details and accessories

Existing Swimming pool
  • Surface: 835 mq
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Land: 1.7 ha
  • Conditions: rennovated
  • Energy efficiency rating: G
  • EPi 305,6
  • Fireplace
  • Italian garden
  • Lift
  • Swimming pool
  • Walled courtyard

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Distances

Km 8

Nearest town

Km 12

Motorway

Km 52

Airport

Km 105

 Sea    

Km 13

Lake   

Brief description

Medieval castle in a panoramic position overlooking Todi. Completely renovated, hosts a wide living area, 5 bedrooms, 3 of which are in ancient watchtower, and 5 bathrooms. Private land of 1.7 hectares and 4 agricultural outbuildings.

Geographic position

The Medieval Castle in Todi was built around the year 1000. 

The panoramic location, with a magnificent view over Todi, was actually a strategic choice: the Tower of the castle was in fact part of a system of towers made from the alert function in the case of dangers for the city. 

Over the centuries the building lost its function and in the late 90’s was purchased, fully renovated, restored with great attention and transformed into a prestigious and comfortable residence. 

 

Todi is just 8 km away, while other important towns of Umbria as Orvieto (32 km), Perugia (50 km) and Spoleto (55 km) can be reached in less than an hour by car, Orvieto and Città della Pieve in just a few minutes. 

The nearest airport is that of Perugia, 52 km away, while the international airports of Rome Ciampino (155 km) and Rome Fiumicino (173 km) are located approximately 2 hours by car.

 

Description of buildings

The property is composed by the castle of gross area (including also the old city walls) of 671 square meters, and four outbuildings of agricultural use of 35, 39, 40 and 50 sqm. 

 

The castle was used as a charming home, is spread over several levels, of which the first three are connected with internal elevator. 

The ground floor is the large living/dining room with fireplace, kitchen and a bathroom for guests. 

 

The first floor, reached by internal stairs, with elevator or a separate entrance from the outside, is composed by a large living room divided by a double archway supported by one column. 

Still on this level but with independent access from the inner courtyard, we find a private double bedroom with private bathroom. 

 

On the second floor, the sleeping area comprises three bedrooms with private bathrooms and a study / library on two levels from which you can access the tower with a sitting room and bathroom on the third floor and a further bedroom with balcony on the fourth floor. 

 

The four annexes of the surface of 35, 39, 40 and 50 square meters have destination to warehouse / garage tools and are only a short distance from the castle.

 

State and finishing

The Castle has been restored and is in excellent condition. 

Inside we find terracotta tiled floors, wooden and terracotta ceilings, stone fireplaces, even in the rooms, and original wooden framing.

 

External areas

The property is surrounded by 1.7 hectares of land with an Italian style garden, partly bordered by high stone walls. Within it we find the classic elements of this garden type: hedges, fountains and pergolas that, thanks to the magnificent view, create an impressive scenic effect. 

In a private position and facing south-west we find the swimming pool of 10x5 m size.

 

Use and potential uses

The Medieval Castle, a historic and characteristic building that still preserves a great charm, is perfect as a private, charming and entertainment residence. 

The location, scenic and not far from important cities of central Italy (Orvieto 32 km, Perugia 50 km, Spoleto 55 km, Roma 138) makes it a great solution either as a permanent residence or as home for the holidays.

 

 

Blueprints

Distances and location


Town
  • Todi 8 Km
  • Orvieto 32 Km
  • Perugia 50 Km
  • Spoleto 55 Km
  • Assisi 67 Km
  • Città della Pieve 67 Km
  • Rome 138 Km
  • Florence 183 Km
Sea and lakes
  • Tyrrhenian Sea 105 Km
  • Lake Corbara 13 Km
  • Lake Trasimeno 68 Km
Airports
  • Perugia S.Egidio Airport 52 Km
  • Rome Ciampino Airport 155 Km
  • Roma Fiumicino Airport 173 Km
Motorways
  • Dual carriageway 12 Km
  • Motorway 27 Km
Umbria

Umbria - Italy

Neighboring regions: Toscany, Lazio, Marche

Main centers: Perugia, Assisi, Spoleto, Todi, Orvieto, Gubbio, Spello

 

Characteristics: is the sister of Tuscany region, green and hilly territory with olive groves and vineyards, rich in art cities and quaint towns.

Placed in Central Italy between Rome and Florence, Umbria is a region rich in history and culture, from the hilly landscape with olive groves and vineyards, and dotted with historic villages and artistic cities such as Perugia (important international University Centre), Spoleto, Orvieto, Todi, Assisi, Spello and others.

15 minutes from Perugia is located Lake Trasimeno, the largest Italian lake after that of Como.

The climate is mild with temperatures in winter rarely fall below zero degrees and summer temperatures around 25 degrees.

The region is the scene of major cultural events throughout the year (such as the Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto and Umbria Jazz) and many other folk events which, especially in summer, enliven small and large centers of the entire territory.

 

Property offer: Umbria, with its Green and hilly territory is particularly required for purchasing original characteristic stone farmhouses, very similar to those of Tuscany, in the countryside around the major cities of art such as Todi, Spoleto, Orvieto, Perugia, Assisi or in the popular area of Valley of Niccone or of Trasimeno.  These are often finely renovated farmhouses with park and pool, which are well suited to use for vacation but also for investment with the ability to put them in the lease through touristicrental. Umbria has a strategic position being located half an hour from Rome and two hours from Florence. The region, rich in history, offers you the chance to buy real estate like castles, vintage villas, villages and monasteries. Very popular are also the apartments within historical centers or small rural managed complexes, rich in original farmhouses of stone structure, particularly are requested those places in the countryside around the town of Todi, Spoleto, Assisi, Perugia and Orvieto, but also in the areas and Niccone Valley and Lake Trasimeno. Frequently also the historic buildings, ancient villas, castles and apartments in historic towns such as Perugia, Orvieto, Spoleto, Assisi, Spello, Trevi, or in small villages renovated and preserved.

 

Umbria

*The location of the property on the map is approximate