Elegant villa, 300 sq. m., in a panoramic position, with a large garden and a private swimming pool. The house has 6 double bedrooms, 3 single bedrooms and 6 bathrooms and can hold up to 15 people. Renovated from what used to be an aristocratic home, the villa has Wi-Fi, satellite TV and air conditioning. The beautiful loggia is furnished for relaxing outdoor meals while admiring the view.
External Area and Swimming Pool
The property is completely fenced and boasts a garden measuring 2000 sq. m., with large meadows, shrubs and tall trees. The swimming pool, 6 metres by 12 with a depth of 1.5 metres, with steps leading into the water, is in a terraced area lower than the villa and can be reached via a few steps. All around the pool is a bathing area, paved on two sides and complete with sunbeds, beach chairs and umbrellas, ideal for sunbathing or reading a good book. One side of the house has a loggia with a table and chairs, a perfect setting for outdoor lunches and barbecues or just for relaxing. Parking for 3-4 cars is on the property.Interior
The house is fitted with all your needs, with typical antique Tuscan furniture which creates a refined and charming atmosphere. On the ground floor you will find the large living room with satellite TV and DVD player, from which there is access to the dining room with a large ornamental fireplace (not usable) and a spacious kitchen, complete with utensils and with access to the loggia. The ground floor also has a small bathroom. A staircase leads to the first floor with three double bedrooms, each with bathroom with shower (two with access to the balcony), a double bedroom with bathroom with bathtub, one bedroom with two grand lits (larger than a single bed, smaller than a double, otherwise known as a French bed) with bathroom with shower, one double bedroom. Another staircase leads to a small tower with 3 single bedrooms and a bathroom with shower and two sinks.
The villa is in a splendid location, part of an estate with vineyards close to San Gimignano, a world-famous town and UNESCO heritage. The estate produces excellent wine which can be bought directly from the company’s cellar. You will find a typical Tuscan landscape with olive groves, vineyards and rows of cypress trees.
The villa has Wi-Fi, air conditioning, central heating, baby bed and high chair (please request these when booking if you need them), mosquito screens at the bedroom windows, parking in the property.
The price includes: bathroom, bedroom and kitchen linen (changed weekly), internet, gas, electricity and water consumptions, heating and high chair (please request these when booking if you need them). Upon request and to be paid for at the house are: cookery courses, dinners, hired help, extra linen changes, trips and wine/food tastings. The estate also has a restaurant for dinners and breakfasts.
Swimming pool available from May 12th to September 30th. Just 30 metres away, in the same property but completely independent and separated by a hedge is VILLA I LAURI. Access to the villa via 1 km of gravel road in good condition.Activities and Distances
The villa is great for groups of friends looking to alternate relaxing moments with cultural outings to San Gimignano as well to Siena and Florence, both nearby. We also recommend visiting Certaldo, the town of Giovanni Boccaccio.
9 km San Gimignano, 21 km Poggibonsi, 33 km Volterra, 56 km Siena, 66 km Florence, 89 km Pisa.
Food shops: San Gimignano, 9 km
Restaurant: Ristorante Santo Pietro, 1.2 km
Golf course: Circolo Golf Castelfalfi, 28 km
Airport: Firenze Peretola, 56 km
Railway station: Certaldo, 9 km
Shopping centre: Coop Valdelsa (Poggibonsi), 21 km