Casabassa – Holiday Villa – Orvieto
Casabassa is a typical Umbrian farmhouse surrounded by a small woodland and the spectacular Umbrian countryside.
A lage ancient green oak provides provides shade and a focal point in the garden. With wild pheasants roaming free around the garden and breath-taking views everywhere you look, it is truely a paradise for painters, photographers and artists as well as those looking for the perfect setting to reconnect with nature.
Casabasa is a traditional Umbrian farmhouse situated a mere 3 km from the the glorious city of Orvieto. This small city stands proud on an outcrop of volcanic tuff rock, and is dominated by one of Italy’s most majestic and colourful cathedrals. Originally a Etruscan settlement, the city has a labyrinth of underground caves which can be explored as well a quaint mediaeval streets and towers.
The holiday villa, a short distance from Orvieto, was built with volcanic tuff rock, river pebbles and red porphyry rock and has been tatefully renovated both inside and out. It’s rustic luxuary eminates a feeling of peace and tranquility, with picture postcard views from each window.
Casabassa has two double bedrooms and two single bedrooms furnished in keeping with the farmhouse, it can accommodate eight people, with two bathrooms on the upper floor which have been decorated with Vietri ceramic tiles. There is also a washing machine at your disposal.
The kitchen is a delight place to dabble in the culinary arts with our locally produced ingredients. It is fully equiped and includes a dishwasher, oven, blender, coffee maker and kettle, but moreover it has been intelligently designed so the cook can remain part of the party.
The roaring fire can be laid in the sitting room, for a cosy night in during the autumn and winter season, and of course the house is cenrtally heated.
Overlooking the pool is a small appartment with full disabled access. It is independent from the rest of the building and consits of a double bedroom, kitchen, sittingroom and bathroom with shower.
From spring until later autumn your private pool 4 x 8 meters is surrounded by trees, with sun-loungers, a large lawn and plenty of privacy. Casabassa is the perfect place to get an all over tan. Nudism does not pose a problem.