The interior of the property measures 800 square metres and is laid out over 3 floors. On the ground floor an entrance hall leads to a living room with fireplace and bar area. There is also a dining room and professional kitchen equipped with modern stainless steel units. A separate laundry room is equipped with washing machine. A glass fronted verandah provides a lovely additional area in which to sit and relax in the company of friends and family. Finally, there is also a WC on this floor and a double bedroom with ensuite shower room. This bedroom is furnished in a more contemporary style.
A lift or internal staircase takes guests up to the first floor of the villa. There are 2 bedroom suites here as well as 5 further bedrooms. The suites both boast a living area with comfortable sofas and fireplace, a double bedroom and ensuite bathroom with hydro massage bath tubs. The remaining 5 bedrooms on this floor all have double beds and ensuite shower rooms.
The final bedroom is on the second floor of the villa. This is a lovely double room with ensuite shower room. Please note that the ceiling height goes down to 1.8 metres in places.
The interior of the villa has been furnished in keeping with the age of the property and the owners have carefully preserved or restored many original features including the cotto flooring, wooden beams and brick ceilings. Antique furnishings provide a real elegance and style to the house.
Outside, the villa is surrounded by olive groves and the property enjoys sweeping views over the Tuscan countryside and rolling hills. It is within easy reach of Florence, Siena, Cortona, Assisi, Montepulciano and Chianti. An outdoor pool (12 x 6 metres and 1.2 - 2.0 metres deep) is accessed via a set of Roman steps. The pool is fenced and surrounded by pretty gardens. A gazebo provides shade from the midday sun and enjoys stunning views over the surrounding area.
The property also boasts an indoor pool (3 x 5 metres and with a depth of 1.1 metres) which is equipped with counter current system, ideal for the serious swimmer who wants to do some lengths even when the weather prevents you from using the outdoor pool. Adjacent to the pool area is a sauna and a bathroom with shower.
For golf lovers, the famous Golf Club Valdichiana is just 10 km away whilst for foodies, the nearest restaurants and shops are in Foiano della Chiani just 5 km away. Cortona is 17 km away, Arezzo 27 km, Montepulciano 27 km, Montalcino 52 km and Perugia 64 km.
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|Start Date||End Date||Weekly Rate (€)||Minimum Stay||Arrival Day||Departure Day|
|29 Jun 2019||30 Aug 2019||8,350||7+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|31 Aug 2019||25 Oct 2019||6,350||7+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|26 Oct 2019||20 Dec 2019||4,750||7+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|21 Dec 2019||06 Jan 2020||8,350||7+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
Included in the price is a welcome basket, linen, bath towels and pool towels. The outdoor pool is cleaned daily. Guests must also pay for any air conditioning and heating costs on departure based on their consumption. These are charged at 0.50 euros per KW. Extra cleaning must be booked in advance and is charged at 17 euros per hour. New linen and towels can be provided at a cost of 20 euros per room. Weekly use of the indoor pool and sauna must also be requested in advance and is an additional 350 euros per week. The mandatory tourist tax must also be paid locally on arrival in cash. A security deposit of 800 euros is also required ahead of your stay.
A 30% deposit is required on booking to reserve the dates. The balance of rental payment is due 9 weeks before arrival. Payment can be made in either GBP or euros. Payment methods include credit or debit card, PayPal or bank transfer.