For sale an outstanding bio-constructed villa in the neighbourhood of Cortona in Tuscany. The villa has been recently built (2012) and it has an in floor heating and air-conditioning systems. Not only is the location beautiful, but it is also convenient. The estate is divided into 3 floors, reaching 290 square meters, and it is composed of:
Ground floor: there is the entrance, a sitting room with a chimney, a kitchen, a dining room, a bathroom, a spa with a jacuzzi tub and a sauna.
First floor: there are 2 bathrooms ,3 bedrooms, and a closet with loft.
Basement: it can be reachable both from indoor and outdoor stairs ,and it consists in a big room that is used as a stock ,equipment room, laundry room and bathroom.
In this estate, the electricity is almost completely independent. (energy class A4 26,37kw/s.m every year).
The garden covers 4000 square meters, in which there are 50 olive trees, it is entirely fenced, and there are also an electric gate and a pool (12X5)
The house was built only using high quality materials, in order to ensure a comfort beyond compare. The floors are made of hardwood, windows are made of pvc and aluminium so that it ensures the insulation and temperature regulation. The kitchen is made of steel and wood and it is provided of household appliances and a water purification system.
The heating system and air conditioning are in-floor, and are both powered by ah heat pump with a boiler. There are also alarm system, a well, a photovoltaic system (6kw) , and an arrangement for an domestic goods lift. The house can be greate both as a first residence ad as a holiday house.
The prestigious villa for sale in Toscan is located a few km from Cortona, one of the most beautiful and alive Tuscan towns, included in the municipality of the Val di Chiana area.
The center of Cortona is 10 min. (7 km), bars and restaurants can be reached in 5 min. (2 km). Castiglione del Lago 13 min. (10 km), Castiglion Fiorentino 20 min. (17 km). The nearest airports are Perugia 35 min. (42 km) Florence 1 h 15 min. (110 km).
The territory of the Province of Arezzo is the eastern Tuscany hinterlands and borders with Umbria. This historic province used to be an Etruscan settlement, and it is the homeland of Piero della Francesca, one of the major Renaissance painters. There are many natural reserves in Valdarno, the casentinese area, Valtiberina, and the valleys of the Marecchia and Foglia rivers.
The Province of Arezzo encompasses Mount Falterona, the northern shore of Lake Trasimeno, the mountains in Chianti, and the eastern side of the Alpe della Luna massif, where large woods and agricultural lands with vineyards and olive groves characterize the hilly landscape.
There are five distinct geographical areas: the small Arezzo plain, between the merging of the Canale Maestro with the Chiana dell’Arno and the hills; the Casentino valley; a section of Valdarno Superiore between the Pratomagno mountain range and the Chianti mountains; the Valdichiana valley; the Val Tiberina between the Alpe della Luna massif and the Alpe di Catenaia, where northern section of the river Tiber flows.
The medieval small towns and abbeys, built as small forts or strongholds, are wonderful tourist locations today. Poppi, Anghiari, Sansepolcro, Castiglion Fiorentino, Cortona are beautiful and well-known destinations.