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Medicean Farmhouse Close to Florence

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Last updated: 06/14/2013

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  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Barberino di Mugello bed and breakfast description

The country villa “Borgo La Fratta” has ancient origin, Medicean time and it’s the first accommodation on the Bilancino lake. The self-catering summer holiday rental has been restructure carefully to carry out the original Tuscany architectural structure. You can live in the peace of the country and at the same time be near to Barberino di Mugello with its Designer outlet, to the Mugello International race-course and to the highway to reach the most famous cities in Tuscany: 20 km from the centre of Florence, one hour from Lucca, Pisa and one hour and half from Siena. The estate extends for over three hectares, the flats are romantic and comfortable. The swimming pool has a wonderful view of the lake. The farmhouse has its walls in stone.
La Fratta 9° has a largeness of 60 mq it is rich of architectonic tuscany elements.The well-lighted flat has a comfortable living-room with a fantastic view of the lake, it has traditional furniture, the fire-place and the kitchen, moreover it has one room and one bathroom. The owner garden looks on the park around and on the pleasant old town Latera and its little church. In the living-room there is a divan-bed, in this way this flat is good to live with children or a couple of friends.
Leisure at Borgo la Fratta: WINDSURF.
BILANCINO LAKE.
CANOE -
GOLF -
LA FRATTA GUESTS:
SPECIAL RATES
Daily entry for professional Golfers.
Poggio dei Medici-
Golf & Resort
Via S.Gavino, 27 –Scarperia (FI)
SAVE 15% on ticket for professional Golfers.
Lessons with Trainer for Beginners
swimming, walking, cycling, horse riding, mountain biking

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 60 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast

Meals

      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Optional
      • Daily Maid Service
      • Staff
      • Massage

      Suitability

      • Long-Term Renters Welcome
      • Children Welcome
      • Pets Considered

      Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

      Entertainment

      • CD Player
      • Radio
      • Television

      Theme

      • Away From It All
      • Farm Holidays

      Attractions

          • Restaurants

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Eco Tourism
          • Walking
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Horseback Riding

          local services and businesses

          • Medical Services
          • Massage Therapist
          • Laundromat
          • Babysitter

          Location Type

          • Rural
          • Waterfront

          sports and adventure activities

          • Mountain Biking
          • Fishing
          • Wind-Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Cycling
          • Golf

          Arrival Day

              • Flexible

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Parking
                      • Heating
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Internet
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Water Cooler
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Maps
                      • Fireplace
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Fax
                      • Sunbed
                      • Mosquito Magnet
                      • Safe
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Wireless Internet

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Kitchen

                          • Stove
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Freezer
                          • 2 Ring Stove
                          • Microwave
                          • Toaster
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Kitchenette
                          • Coffee Maker

                          Outside

                          • Walkway To Water
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Barbecue
                          • Bicycles

                          Pool / Spa

                              • Communal Pool

                              property descriptor

                                  • Semi-Detached
                                   

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                                  Caution 150 euros, heating at consumption.Tourist taxes: 1 euros for adult for day for maximum 6 days

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                                  Location

                                  20 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Florence airport
                                  10 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Train
                                  San Piero a Sieve
                                  5 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Motorway
                                  Barberino A1
                                  100 Metres
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  beach

                                  Car: Necessary

                                  Mugello International race-course, Mugello, Outlet Mugello, Lake, Bilancino, Villa, self-catering accommodation, Florence, Siena, Pisa,Bologna,Mugello Valley,Tuscany,countryside near Florence,Scarperia, Scarperia, Borgo San Lorenzo,Lucca, Volterra, Vinci, Certaldo, San Gimignano, Montepulciano

                                  Other Activities: canoeing

                                   

                                  Owner info

                                  About the owner: It was 2006 and I, a guide for hikers always around Tuscany, getting married with Michael and waiting for my little Julia. My life is at a crossroads I can not continue to work as before, I have 2 choices or try to teach or live the dream of my father to open Borgo la Fratta. In the 2008 I have Clotilde my second daughter and at least Emma in the 2012. I love my family and I love that they can have wonderful time in this angle of peace.

                                  Why the Owner Chose Barberino di Mugello:
                                  It was 1973 when my dad decided to buy a house in the hills of Mugello. 1991: things changed in Mugello came Bilancino Lake, a large artificial lake, but so well designed that it seemed natural hills that were mirrored and the blue of Lake mingled with the green of the vegetation. Began to be attended immediately by the people of Florence, Prato, Pistoia who caught the beauty and pleasure of this place and the good fishing that you can practice. And my father fell in love, bought a former home of the Medici on the banks of this lake The house was a ruin with plants in and around a bush. My father was 60 years old then and he was tired, having started working at age 14, but not enough to give up the dream of re Borgo la Fratta and make it a place of relaxation and beauty ..... He worked for 8 years! ! The difficulties were enormous for permits, the work exhausting and very expensive, but it was his dream. Every little stone was recovered, stuccoed, the choice of materials prudent not to ruin a poetic and impressive with these walls sealing, large beams, buttresses. Recover and around the agricultural area with fruit trees, hedges and lawns. And here I have given my contribution to raising clematis, brambles and ivy growing over the large oaks and threatened to break them. I tried to furnish the apartments with the taste of a typical farm, but with the comfort of an apartment. We opened in the 2007 with only 5 apartments and no pool, the place was nice, but the pool needed. 2007: we finished the other apartments and finished the pool. It was beautiful!! The customers were delighted, it seemed that the pool could touch the lake, the view from the solarium pool was a window on the Lake


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                                  Speaks: italian, english

                                   

                                  Photos

                                  • The bed of the Fratta 9

                                    The bed of the Fratta 9

                                  • The view from the back of the hamlet

                                    The view from the back of the hamlet

                                  • One bedroom Fratta 5

                                    One bedroom Fratta 5

                                  • Living room La Fratta 5

                                    Living room La Fratta 5

                                  • The hamlet from swimming pool

                                    The hamlet from swimming pool

                                  • The arcade

                                    The arcade

                                  • The living room of the Fratta 9

                                    The living room of the Fratta 9

                                  • restaurant photos

                                    restaurant photos

                                  • The gazebo

                                    The gazebo

                                  • The view from the main square

                                    The view from the main square

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                                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 4

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                                  Speaks: italian, english
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