Luxury villa for sale in Orvieto

Umbria - Orvieto (7 km) | Il Cantico di Orvieto Ref. code CQBD

Historic villa for sale overlooking Orvieto, with swimming pool

Euros 2,400,000

Details and accessories

Existing Swimming pool
  • Surface: 976 mq
  • Bedrooms: 8
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • Land: 4 ha
  • Conditions: restored
  • Energy efficiency rating: G
  • EPi: 150,2
  • Fireplace
  • Garden with lawn
  • Guest house
  • Olive grove
  • Swimming pool
  • Terrace
  • Vineyard
  • Workers apartment

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Brief description

Historic villa finely restored in a unique position overlooking Orvieto. The property includes the main villa with a guest dependence and an independent apartment with a total of 976 sqm gross. Surrounded by a 4-hectare park with swimming pool.

Geographic position

In a fantastic, private position, dominating the breathtaking, scenic view of the city of Orvieto, the Villa del Cantico di Orvieto is the result of the masterly renovation of a noble period house, dating back to the early 20th century.

The property consists of a main villa on several levels, which has a living area with a total gross surface area of about 813 sqm, an outbuilding of about 163 gross sqm and approximately 4 hectares of private grounds.

We are just 7 km from Orvieto and 10 km from the A1 motorway, allowing you to reach Rome (135 km) and Florence (165 km) in about an hour and a half. The Tyrrhenian Sea is 70 km from here.
The international airports of Rome Ciampino and Rome Fiumicino are respectively 138 km and 167 km away.

Description of buildings

The main villa, which is positioned to follow the flow of the hilly grounds, consists of the living area, on the ground floor, with a large entrance, a kitchen with a dining room and two living rooms.

Externally, there are large terraces on the main, scenic sides of and the building. On the upper floors, there are 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a living room, a study and a characteristic tower with utility areas, a study and a bathroom.

The two lower floors of the villa, which are basements on the uphill side, consist of an apartment with a separate entrance, a kitchen, a living room, two bedrooms, a bathroom and numerous utility rooms.

Energy class: E.
EPi: 126,2.

In the outbuilding, built just a short distance away, there is a kitchen, a living/dining room, a bedroom, a bathroom and small ancillary rooms.

Energy class: G.
EPi: 150,4.

State and finishing

The property is in perfect condition, with excellent finishes and traditional materials: handmade terracotta and local stone.

Its unusual architectural structure, which is the perfect combination of a noble villa and rural house, is ideal for anyone looking for something that differs from the traditional rustic Umbrian style.

The interiors are bright and elegant.

External areas

Part of the private grounds have been used to create a park, with Italian-style gardens at the front and a large lawn in the lower area, which leads down to the swimming pool, fringed by tall trees.

Use and potential uses

Villa del Cantico di Orvieto is ideal both as a permanent residence and as a holiday home or even as an investment, with the possibility of earning an income during periods of non-use, renting it out on a weekly basis.

The location is excellent for those looking for a private residence that is also close to a historic town, which is can guarantee services and cultural life all year round.



Distances and location

  • Orvieto 7 Km
  • Todi 41 Km
  • Rome 135 Km
  • Florence 165 Km
Sea and lakes
  • Tyrrhenian Sea 72 Km
  • Lake Bolsena 15 Km
  • Rome Ciampino Airport 138 Km
  • Roma Fiumicino Airport 167 Km
  • Motorway 10 Km

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.



*The location of the property on the map is approximate