About this listing
Casa Ilci is a large portion of a substantial and imposing 19th century stone country house. It comfortably sleeps 8 and is located just a 10 minutes drive from beautiful, medieval Todi, in the Umbrian countryside surrounded by fields of sunflowers, olives, and vineyards. The house lies over 3 floors, with an expansive, picturesque garden, overlooked by a large covered terrace with an outdoor table and seating for 8, where you can relax and enjoy the incredible sunsets whilst sipping a glass of wine and reflecting on the day's activities. Casa Ilci provides the perfect location to explore the many ancient hill towns of Umbria and Southern Tuscany.
Spacious and light-filled accommodation spread over 3 floors. The ground floor consists of the main entrance and a door on the left opens to reveal a self-contained apartment that includes a large double bedroom, bathroom with shower and a large kitchen and salon, that includes sink and hob, fridge and washing machine, table and chairs for dining, sofa bed and feature fireplace. Double french doors open out onto the patio and garden.
From the main entrance steps lead up to the main floor which comprises two rooms. To the left, a light and airy lounge with 2 sofas, flat screen tv, DVD player, and iPod sound system. Next door, the kitchen and dining room is full of character and comprises cooker, fridge/freezer, and two separate sink areas. Both kitchens (apartment and main house) include a toaster, kettle and microwave. The dining room has a large feature brick and beamed fireplace, dining table and chairs, and beautiful display cabinet. French doors from the dining room lead directly onto the large terrace complete with terrace furniture. Access via wide steps from the terrace leads to the garden.
The second floor consists of two beautifully furnished double bedrooms with dual aspect shuttered windows and mirrored wardrobes. One of the double bedrooms includes a further single bed, ideal for small children. There is an additional bedroom with single bed and open shelf storage. A travel cot can also be provided at no extra charge. There is a brand new bathroom on this floor which includes a bath with overhead shower and separate shower attachment, washbasin, and toilet.
Casa Ilci provides a fantastic base from which to discover not-to-be-missed places such as Asissi, Spoleto, Spello, Orvieto, and Perugia – all within 45 minutes drive. The wonderful wine areas surrounding Montefalco, Lake Trasimeno, and Cortona are under 1 hours drive. Located near the E-45 Superstrada (close to all Umbrian destinations) and the A-1 Autostrada del Sole to Rome (1.5 hours) and Florence (2 hours ), make Casa Ilci the perfect location to explore central Italy and all its rich cultural heritage. The railway station with trains to Perugia and Rome is 5 minutes drive.
TODI AND ENVIRON
You will be amazed by its beauty – the piazza is classed as one of the finest in Italy and boasts two palaces, one a museum exhibiting fine art and antiques. There are many fine bars and restaurants to choose from and the many craft shops will be a delight. Todi hosts a very busy events calendar and all through the summer months many varying events take place such as craft and antiques fairs, an international hot air balloon event, alfresco concerts under the stars, live theatre, and shows, to name a few. Take a walk around Todi, take in the medieval air, and experience the magnificence of the architecture, the churches, especially Basilica di Santa Maria Consolazione, the ambiance...
2 Fridge/Freezer, 1 full oven, 1 hob, 2 microwaves, washing machine, flat screen TV, DVD player, iPod sound system, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, ventilator fans, full kitchen utensils with kettle/toaster/coffee facilities
WATER AND GAS
BED LINEN AND TOWELS
PARKING FOR 3 CARS
AMENITIES CLOSE BY:
Horse Riding and Trekking
Interaction with Guests
We have our local agent, June, who will be on hand to answer all queries and advise you of what's on locally. She will be happy to assist with restaurant bookings and a variety of activities.
The gorgeous view from the terrace as the sun sets. The spacious accommodation.
Other Things to Note
We live in London and do our best to visit our place in Umbria as often as possible. We absolutely love the Italian lifestyle and are proud to share Casa Ilci and all the wonderful experiences available in the immediate area.