Photos and Description of this Narni holiday farmhouse
4 beds, 3 bath/WC, kitchen, dining, sitting room, garden, pool, 2 levels
- Situated on its own 4 hectares of farmland in a rural valley, the house looks across to the ancient hilltop village of Capitone,
- ~10km from Narni, with easy rail access to all major tourist hotspots including Rome, Perugia and Florence, home to the ancient Ponte d'Augusto
- ~15km from Amelia
- close to Orvieto, Spoleto & Todi
- 1 1/2 hours by car to Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini
This 285m2 house was built using authentic old style building materials to create a comfortable airy typically Umbrian country house, completed in 2010. Exposed beams and terracotta tiles are used throughout.
It is built on two levels and ground level consists of a large living /dining area with open fireplace and kitchen opening onto a 50m2 pergola-covered outside area, perfect for al fresco dining, and one bedroom with shower / WC / bidet. The second level comprises 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and loggia. Each bedroom has 2 beds. Views from all rooms are spectacular. There is an extra bed.
The garden is simple with lawns terraced down to a 10 m pool. Corgneda is peaceful in beautiful countryside and offers the holiday maker a place to chill as well as proximity to historic sites, good local food and wine and a variety of outdoor activities. There is a great variety of scenic walking routes straight from the house.
Travel Arrangements: Airports: Rome Fiumicino and Ciampino ; travel from Rome airport to Corgneda either by train to Narni Scalo or by car (120km).
Trains stations : Narni Scalo (~5km), Terni, Orte
Car hire : most major car rental companies are represented in Terni and Rome airport.
Directions: From Rome airport, take the GRA (blue) to Rome and follow signs to A1 (green), Firenze (GRA is the motorway that circles Rome, A1 is the main north – south motorway from Milan to Naples), take exit 10 off GRA to A1, Firenze Go through toll gates, cost will be less than €10 from Rome to Orte. Go up A1 for ~ 65 km to Orte turn off. Pay your toll then turn right : follow signs to Terni / Perugia. Before you reach Terni take turn off to Narni Scalo / Capitone.
- long term rentals available
- non smoking only
- not suitable for elderly or infirm