Luxury Historic Estate for Sale in Ronciglione, Tuscia

Luxury Historic Estate for Sale in Ronciglione, Tuscia – Authentic Italian Charm

Just a few kilometers from Rome, nestled in the Tuscia region near Viterbo, amidst the picturesque Cimini Mountains, lies the quaint village of Ronciglione and the delightful hamlet of Carbognano. A mere one-hour drive from Fiumicino Airport, we present an exceptional opportunity to acquire a residence steeped in history – the Fonte dell’Vsignolo Estate. 

This remarkable property comprises a charming and private village, meticulously restored to the highest standards, dating back to the early 1600s. The entire estate has been thoughtfully renovated using natural and eco/bio-compatible materials, employing advanced conservation techniques while preserving the authentic architecture and historical significance. 

Within this captivating estate, you’ll discover a plethora of historical treasures, including frescoed walls, rustic Morellone plaster, ancient wooden beams in ceilings and whitewashed roofs, Renaissance-style brick flooring, traditional cocciopesto and terracotta tiles, ancient basalt stones, frescoed and graffito decorations, monumental fireplaces, and bathtubs crafted from cocciopesto or solid travertine. 

Every detail has been carefully considered, from the oak woodwork of windows and doors to the fully equipped kitchen and wardrobe fittings, all meticulously crafted to harmonize with the property’s heritage. 

The Fonte dell’Vsignolo Residence: The main residence, known as Casale Fonte dell’Vsignolo, spans approximately 322 square meters over two floors: 

  • The ground floor boasts multiple reception areas, a spacious bedroom/study with an ensuite bathroom, another bedroom with a bathroom, and a generous, professionally equipped kitchen suitable for hosting guests. 
  • On the first floor, an elegant high-ceilinged living room features a grand fireplace, a spacious master suite with an ensuite bathroom, and an adjoining tower accessible by a charming staircase. 

The Casino d’Anghiari and de’ Cerchi: Spanning around 170 square meters over two independent floors, these structures offer additional living space and privacy. 

The Casino de’ Basti: This separate dwelling comprises approximately 89 square meters over two levels, ensuring autonomy and tranquility. 

In addition to these remarkable living spaces, the property includes a splendid lemon house, an ancient cellar, a spacious garage, a technical room used for storage and laundry, all set within a surrounding plot of approximately 5,000 square meters. The grounds feature ornamental trees, a centuries-old chestnut tree, a small hazelnut grove, and 38 productive olive trees yielding approximately 60/80 liters of oil per year. 

The Fonte dell’Vsignolo Estate has a strong commitment to eco-sustainability and compatibility. The heating systems utilize hazelnut shells, and the purified spring water is filtered using activated charcoal. 

This property offers the opportunity to reside in a tranquil, green oasis, providing an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. It presents a chance to embrace an eco-friendly retreat brimming with authentic historic interiors. 

In addition to its charm as a residence, part of the hamlet has been successfully operating as a charming Bed & Breakfast for years. 

This is a truly unique and incomparable property that defies complete description, a living testament to the timeless allure of history and luxury.