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Overview

Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
4
Sleeps:
11
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

3 Full baths, 1 Attached (ensuite)

Description from manager

Originally a farmhouse owned by the Medici family, and dating back to the early fifteenth century. The villa is perfectly positioned between Florence and Siena.

This large holiday rental property was originally a farmhouse owned by the Medici family and dates back to the early fifteenth century. It is located approximately 20 km south-west of Florence, and 5 km from San Casciano Val di Pesa which is between Florence and Siena.

The villa sits in a hilltop setting that has a dominating position over the surrounding vineyards and countryside of the Chianti Classico district. It is reached by it’s own 800 meter gravel road that terminates at the villa.

ACCOMODATION: the villa is 400 square meters and can accommodate 10 persons in 5 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms. It extends on two levels:

the ground floor rooms surround the arched outdoor dining area with no separation one from the other, giving a feeling of expansive and open welcome.

There is a large country 'eat-in' kitchen with fireplace, a large side-by-side refrigerator with ice-maker, dishwasher, microwave, oven, and stove top with 6 burners. Then there's a full bathroom with shower and double washbasin, a laundry room, study, dining room, living room with fireplace and satellite television. WI-FI internet connection available.

On the first floor there are billiard-room, one double bedroom from which you access the dove-cot, furnished as a small living-room for music and reading. One double bedroom, one twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower. On the same floor you cann find two twin bedrooms, one bathroom with bath-tub and access to the Finnish sauna (for 2/3 people), ane bathroom with shower.

There are a family housekeeper and gardener who live away from the villa. There is parking for three cars only 10 meters from the house. There is also a private washing machine for guests use.

GARDEN & SWIMMING POOL: The house itself is surrounded by 7 acres of fenced land (with many olive groves) inviting guests to indulge in country walks through the hills. Under an archway, there is a glass table perfect for dining al fresco.

Surrounded by private, well-kept and furnished garden space and with a 17 x 7 meter swimming pool. The villa is composed of two stone buildings from the 15th century. One of these has been beautifully restored with a careful eye to maintaining the authenticity of typical Tuscan architecture, wood-beamed ceilings, terracotta floors and whitewashed walls, whilst at the same time adding the most modern amenities.

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 8499226

About the area

Nearby facilities: Nearest town: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Restaurants: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Supermarket: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Grocery: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Shops: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Outlets: Outlet Barberino di Mugello km 50 Bank: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Post office: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Chemistry: San Casciano Val di Pesa km 5 Tennis court: Cerbaia km 5 Golf: Golf Club Ugolino km 20 Horse riding: Cerbaia km 8 SPA: Gambassi Terme km 35 Train station: Firenze km 25

Getting here

The property is near to Florence and Siena as well as with easy reach of most important Tuscan places of interest. The nearest airport is Florence airport which is about 20 minutes, Pisa airport is 45 minutes and Rome is 2 ½ to 3 hours depending how one drives. OTHER FACILITIES AVAILABLE NEAR BY: In the near vicinity are plenty of good restaurants (Cerbaia village or San Casciano village) , many of which are a hybrid of bar/grocery/restaurant and village gossip spot. They produce some of the mostdelicious and best value meals you can hope toenjoy. The Florence - Siena superstrada is within a 10 minute drive, putting both of these glorious cities of resplendent art and architecture into the 'unmissable' category for anyone staying at th

Manager profile

Villas In Tuscany
Years listed:
9

Languages spoken: English

About the manager

Since 1997, In Tuscany villas, apartments and hotels have made the perfect Tuscan vacation accommodation for thousands of satisfied clients. In Tuscany villas and apartments are selected for their excellent views, unique locations, refreshing swimming pools and great value for money. To ensure thi...

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Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 09:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.

Damage deposit: ($557.99) €500.00
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed

Amenities

Bedrooms

  • Bedroom 1: Full bed
    Bedroom 2: Full bed
    Bedroom 3: 2 Twin beds
    Bedroom 4: 2 Twin beds
    Bedroom 5: 2 Twin beds
    Beds in other rooms:

Features

  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Fireplace
  • Private garden
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linen provided
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included
  • Secure parking
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Towels provided
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Stereo system
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Activities

  • Cycling Trips
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Sauna

Bathrooms

  • 3 Full baths
  • 1 Attached (ensuite)

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