- 6 bedrooms
- 6 bathrooms
- Sleeps 12
Description from the owner
Villa Capanne is a six hundred year old farmhouse, beautifully restored to retain its original charm. The property sits on the 1,000-hectare private Antognolla estate, amid gentle rolling hills and centuries old Cypresses. Within the estate there is a Robert Trent Jones Jnr. designed championship golf course and many walking trails through the woods.
The main house, Capanne, has four large double bedrooms, simply, yet elegantly furnished. The cottage, Capannetta, is adjacent to the main Villa, but separate and self-contained with two further bedrooms.
The house is surrounded by 2.5 acres of stunning landscaped gardens with mature olive trees, ...Read more
Villa Capanne - Luxury Umbrian Villa Sleeping 12
Perugia, Umbria, Italy
Additional Location Information
Villa Capanne sits in the 1,000-hectare private Antognolla estate, amid gentle rolling hills and centuries old Cypresses.
The colours in the valley represent the changing seasons, where it’s fields, olive groves and vineyards are a small corner of paradise, where time appears to have stood still.
Within the estate there is a championship golf course, a wonderful restaurant just 5 mins walk and many walking trails through the woods providing a wonderful opportunity for those interested in the local flora and fauna.
Villa Capanne is situated in Northern Umbria close to the borders with Le Marche and Tuscany and only 15 minutes drive from the bustling university town of Perugia. The property is located 1km from the village of San Giovanni Del Pantano where there is a great little local shop, 5 mins drive to the village of Pierantonio where there are many shops and restaurants and 10 mins drive to the larger town of Umbertide which hosts a wonderful weekly farmers market, many restaurants and all the shops and facilities that you need.
Umbria, know as the ‘Green Heart’ of Italy, is a region rich in natural beauty representing great and ancient civilizations. Surrounded by the Apennine Mountains, which naturally divide the region’s north and south with the Tiber River. It is a land of great natural beauty with a rich history and tradition. Cities and towns, themselves architectural achievements contain cathedrals, churches and museums offer a wealth of precious frescoes and works of art.
Throughout the year, somewhere in Umbria, history is revived. Locals, and visitors alike are swept up in the contagious enthusiasm of medieval celebrations and festivals. Local markets are a weekly attraction in most towns and villages.
Umbria’s artistic and cultural calendar is packed full with events, many international, such as:
Gubbio – Running of the Candles (May)
Perugia – Jazz Festival (July)
Assisi – Folk and Religious Festival (August)
Umbria’s major wine centers at Torgiano and Montefalco are within easy reach from Villa Capanne, as are the major wine growing areas in adjacent Tuscany, such as Montalcino, Montepulciano and of course, the Chianti district.
More About This Location
Mountain nearby, Rural retreats
Last updated on February 24, 2015
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- Local Guides/Maps
- Linens Provided
- Housekeeping Optional
- Central heating
- Soap/Shampoo Provided
- Clothes Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Towels Provided
- Ceiling Fans
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
- Fax Machine
Pool / Spa
- Private outdoor pool (unheated)
- Mountain Views
- Stove or Oven
- Paper Towels Provided
- Stereo or CD player
- Satellite or cable TV
- DVD Player
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Pet friendly - ask
- Smoking allowed - ask
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - yes
- Wheelchair accessible - ask