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Old Charming and Characteristic Farm House with Pool - 10 Km from Siena

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Last updated: 05/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This is a charming and characteristic farm house (200 sq. m) which has been created from the careful restoration with bio-architecture technicians and is situated on the hill in front of the small town of Sovicille. Within a 1 km radius are all kinds of shops and it is only 12 km from Siena's historic town centre and 8 km from the wild romantic river Merse where you can take a bath. There are beautiful views of the countryside and the woods and is set in an absolutely peaceful position. There is approx 6,000 m² of grounds with equipped outdoor areas and parking. The ground floor is equipped with an living room (satellite TV), 1 double bedroom with an extra armchair bed, 1 twin bedroom, 1 bedroom with bed for 1 1/2 places (120 cm large), 1 bathroom with hip bath, 1 bathroom with shower. The 1st floor has a kitchen/dining room (dishwasher), 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 1 single bedroom, 1 bathroom with bath (washing machine) and 1 bathroom with shower. (All together: 6 bedrooms= 11 persons; 4 bathrooms)


Trips: Bus Sovicille - Siena (14 times from Monday to Saturday; 4 times on Sunday. 7 minutes by feet from our house to bus stop. But for trips in the area around Sovicille (Montagnola Senese; Chianti, etc.) you need an own vehicle, bicycle or car. Many guides in different languages in the house.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 200 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Toys for children in the house...moreless

  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11

  • A Bedroom Oak 1st floor: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • B Bedroom 'Leandro' 1 floor: 2 twin/ single

    1 bed; 1 extra bed...moreless

  • C Bedroom 'Arianna' 1st floor: 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • D Squirrel-Bedroom D groundfloor: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Doublebed and extra bed...moreless

  • E fountainroom groundfloor: 1 double

    Bed one and a half places (large 120 cm) ...moreless

  • F Sleeping room 'Piazzetta' groundfloor: 2 twin/ single

    The single beds can be putted together to a doublebed...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 floor: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 1 floor: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom groundfloor: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

    Sitting bath...moreless

  • Badezimmer 4: toilet, shower

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Other Amenities

  • The typical Tuscany yellow reddish gravel around the house and at the terrace sites is stabilized by a special processing and solidified, so that he dusted at all and even in the rain no annoying dirt arises. Hammocks between the trees are located and the large trees also offer in the summer heat, a superbly cool shade. The ventilated Korkisolation the roof increases the insulation capacity in summer and in winter by 30% compared to conventional insulation materials. Children have much free run on the large plot of land available. Toys available. Landline telephone, broadband internet access for free. Pool exclusively for tenants from22nd June to 30th August (included in price). Outside of the pool season on demandand a price of 240 euro per week....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TV in living-kitchen and living room...moreless

  • Toys

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    weekly change...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    German coffee maker for drip coffee (bring coffee paper-filter and German/American coffee); Italian coffee maker (Moka)...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Thyme, salvia, laurel are always fresh in the garden...moreless

  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Outside pool: 9,10 m x 4,60 m, depth 1.32 m; 50m3 water; some degree heated by solar panels...moreless

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 11 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Frühjahr/Frühsommer (ohne pool
May 16 - Jun 5, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,260
Frühjahr mit pool
Jun 6 - Jun 19, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,480
Hochsommer mit pool
Jun 20 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,960

Changeover Day: Saturday

Frühherbst 2015 mit pool
Aug 29 - Sep 25, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,480
Herbst 2015 (ohne pool)
Sep 26 - Nov 6, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,160
Winter 2015
Nov 7 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

€875
Weihnachten/Neujahr
Dec 19 - Jan 8, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,560
Winter 2016
Jan 9 - Jan 16, 2016
7 night min stay

€875
Frühjahr 2016 (ohne Pool)
Mar 19 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,190
Frühsommer (mit Pool)
Jun 4 - Jun 24, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,480
Sommer (mit Pool)
Jun 25 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,960
Herbst (mit Pool)
Sep 3 - Sep 23, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,480
Herbst (ohne Pool)
Sep 24 - Nov 4, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,160
Winter
Nov 5 - Dec 17, 2016
7 night min stay

€875
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
€175
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
€950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD €300
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Wir vermieten wochenweise von Samstag auf Samstag.

Die Preise enthalten die Poolbenutzung nur für die Hochsaison vom 6. Juni bis 26. September 2015, und vom 4. Juni bis 23. September 2016. Für den Pool außerhalb der Poolsaison berechnen wir 350 Euro pro Einzelwoche, 200 Euro pro Woche bei 2 Wochen oder bei 'Anschlußwoche', d.h. wenn in der Zeit vorher oder nachher der Pool in Betrieb ist.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 05/20/2015
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Location

90 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Florence / Pisa
400 Metres
Nearest Barpub
La Compagnia / Bar in Piazza / Bar Per Caso
14 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Siena
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Autopalio Siena Ovest
400 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
La Compagnia / Il Castello in the village
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
River Merse

Car: Recommended

The house is set at the border of the wildlife reserve of the 'Montagnola Senese' a hilly area that is characterized by beautiful holm oak woods and is famous for its castles, farm estates and countless Romanesque parish churches. The area, which is full of paths, is ideal for those who love going for walks and trekking. - Special events: July 2 and August 16 the world-famous Palio of Siena! You can reach Siena easily by bus from Sovicille (look at Wikipedia).

 

Owner info

About the owner: I'am coming originally from Germany, but I live in Italy since 1976. My wife Anna and me are married sind 1979 und we have two children, who actually study at University.

Why the Owner Chose Sovicille:
We bought this house, because it was our dream: 20 years we lived in the village of Sovicille and this house was our dream: it was the best situated house of Sovicille (alone on the hill, but also near the village with all comforts) and at the same time an old house with a history, which is rooted deep in the middle ages.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
We have bought this old house, where the plants grew into the cracks of the walls, in 1999, and we restored it completely with traditional materials and new (bio-) technics. The columns of the 12th century, the absolute peace of the wood, the meadow behind the house with birds, deers, sqirrels etc., which we can see: simply an idyll, in the summertime, in spring, in autumn and also in the winter. In the summertime also the pool does his contribute to relax and refresh.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german, italian

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    11
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, german, italian
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/20/2015
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+0039 320 4371078

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Old charming and characteristic farm house with Pool - 10 km from Siena

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