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Il Bosco Detached Rustic Farmhouse in the Alps Total Privacy

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Last updated: 02/27/2014

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Pozzuolo house description

Il Bosco is a detached property immersed in meadows and woodlands, just a 40 minute drive from the hilltop town of San Daniele, famous for its ham. The house is very spacious and has a large bedroom with a double and a single bed together with its own en-suite. There is also a double bedroom and a house bathroom. On the ground floor is a large dining kitchen with a wood burning stove, gas hob and fridge. Through the archway is a lounge with a wood burning fire. The house is built of local stone and has a wooden veranda, typical of the houses in the area. There is a large terrace where meals can be taken and there is a picnic area in the meadow at the side of the house. On the terrace is a pizza oven and barbecue. There is adequate parking at the property for three or four cars. TV, DVD, radio, CD/ cassette player and games are at your disposal. Wood and linen are provided.

Activities: There are various activities in the area including archery, mountain biking, para gliding, guided walks, rock climbing, canoeing on the river Arzino and many miles of walks on Monte Prat. In August there is also a car rally. There is a tourist office down in the village of Forgaria for all information. There is plenty of wild life in the area, perfect for birdwatching. The lake of Cornino is in a nature reserve protecting the Griffin. Lots of different species of butterflies, birds including eagles. Deer can be seen in our meadow. The region has an abundance of museums, archaeological sites and castles.

Amenities: There is a bar/restaurant on Monte Prat about 200 metres from the house where one can sample the local cuisine. The specialities of the region are Polenta, Frico, Brovada, Muset and Cjalsons to name but a few. Forgaria has a small supermarket, pharmacy, hairdressers, bank, newsagent, restaurants and bars. There is also a local bus service. We are only a few kilometres from the hilltop town of San Daniele, famous for its crude ham, the ham festival is held during the summer.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 120 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            with en-suite...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double


          • Bedroom 1 is a large bedroom accommodating one double bed and a single bed. It has a wood beamed ceiling and wooden floor, this bedroom has an en-suite. There is adequate wardrobe space. There are two windows, one overlooks the picnic area and the other the meadow. There is a door which leads to the veranda. Bedroom 2 is a double room with a door leading to the veranda....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet


          • Bathroom 1 has an en-suite located in bedroom 1 and has a shower, toilet and wash basin. The house bathroom is on the landing and has a shower, wash basin, toilet and bidet....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • There is a bar/restaurant just five minutes away with the opportunity of purchasing the odd grocery item in the shop. Miles of walks revealing wonderful scenery. ...moreless


              • CD Player
              • Television:

                Digital television located in kitchen but can also be viewed from lounge...moreless

              • Books:

                A selection of novels available for client use....moreless

              • Radio
              • DVD Player
              • Books For Adults
              • VCR
              • Audio Tape Player


              • Away From It All
              • Family


              • Churches
              • Forests
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Sight Seeing

              local services and businesses

              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Rural

              sports and adventure activities

              • Mountain Climbing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Mountain Biking
              • Paragliding

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


                  • Parking Off Street:

                    There is ample parking for four medium sized cars with easy access...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    There is a washing machine upstairs in the large bedroom...moreless

                  • Wood Stove:

                    There is a wood burning stove in the kitchen which can be used for cooking on. Also a wood burner in the lounge....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Sofa and armchair, dresser and table...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    All beds will be made on arrival of clients and will be changed on a weekly basis or more often on request from client...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Provision of a bath towel and hand towel are provided for each client with additional ones if needed...moreless

                  • Firewood
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Toilet Paper


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    numerous pans available...moreless

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    A mocha Italian perculator...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Fridge with a freezer compartment...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    The kitchen/diner is a large room with a wood burning stove, cupboard, table and chairs...moreless

                  • Stove:

                    4 ringed gas hob...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    There is a full dinner service in the dresser, bowls, glasses, cups, saucers...moreless

                  • Toaster
                  • Freezer


                  • Terrace
                  • Barbecue
                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Il Bosco has one and a half acres of meadow and woodland. There is a vegetable garden where clients are welcome to the produce...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Il Bosco has a very large terrace with a table and four chairs and umbrella perfect for sitting out and enjoying the surrounding scenery...moreless

                  • Porch / Veranda:

                    Doors from both bedrooms lead out to the veranda for that elevated view of the mountains....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    The barbecue is located on the terrace next to the pizza oven...moreless

                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                  property descriptor

                      • Detached


                      Write a review 4.4
                      from 5 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Rate 4
                      Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      £88 £100
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      Rate 5
                      Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      £75 £98
                      Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Taxes Not included


                      The rental is for the whole house and not part of, apart from the middle bedroom. Two bedrooms and two bathrooms are at the clients' disposal. Cleaning, bed linen and towels are included in the price together with a wood supply.

                      The ski slopes are an hour's drive away at Tarvisio - Sella Nevea, Pontebba - Pramollo Pass, Ravascletto - Zoncolan. Contact owner for details.

                      20% non-refundable deposit

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                      120 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Venice, Marco Polo or Treviso
                      18 Kilometres
                      Nearest Train
                      25 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      95 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Lignano Sabbiadoro and the island of Grado
                      50 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ski

                      Car: Necessary

                      Monte Prat is located 10 minutes from the village of Forgaria nel Friuli and near the hilltop town of San Daniele famous for its crude ham. Udine is the capital of the province whose once Venetian dominance is evident in the architecture. To the North is the walled village of Venzone totally razed to the ground by the earthquake of 1976 and Bordano where you can visit the House of the Butterflies, one of the largest in Europe. Visit the Val Resia whose people has origins dating back to the 7th century when some Polish nomads wandered into the valley and settled. They still retain ancient customs no longer practised in Poland. To the south of Forgaria lies Spilimbergo whose Mosaic School is one of the finest in Europe, guided tours are available, prebooking is necessary. Preone near Tolmezzo in the Carnia boasts the oldest dinosaur fossils found in the world, which can be found in the local museum. To the south the beaches of Sabbiadoro and Grado. Nearby Griffin Sanctuary.


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                      Speaks: english, italian, greek



                      • Monte Prat

                        Monte Prat

                      • Terrace


                      • June in Venzone

                        June in Venzone

                      • Traditional dress of Friuli

                        Traditional dress of Friuli

                      • Lounge through to kitchen

                        Lounge through to kitchen

                      • Zuglio Roman Settlement

                        Zuglio Roman Settlement

                      • Mushroom season

                        Mushroom season

                      • Ampezzo in the Carnia

                        Ampezzo in the Carnia

                      • The dining/kitchen

                        The dining/kitchen

                      • Bedroom 1

                        Bedroom 1

                      • Dining area in Lounge

                        Dining area in Lounge

                      • The terrace

                        The terrace

                      • View from picnic table

                        View from picnic table

                      • View of the track by the house

                        View of the track by the house

                      • June in Trieste

                        June in Trieste

                      • Maniago famous for knife makimg

                        Maniago famous for knife makimg

                      £75 - £100 per night (GBP)

                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

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                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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