Ancient monastery dating back to the 13th century carefully restored and turned into a beautiful stone country-house situated in quiet and very panoramic location at the foot of Mount Morello, approx. 10 km from Florence away. This property offering splendid views with Florence in the distance, is entirely fenced-in and is surrounded by fruit trees, olive groves and oak woods. The villa provides a nice (1000-square-meter) terraced garden, a beautiful private pool and a small natural pond. On the premises there also is a small farming estate with horses, rabbits, donkeys.
The villa interiors are welcoming and tastefully furnished.
The property owners live nearby in a separate house, being on hand should the guests need anything.
The natural reserve of Mount Morello a short distance away offers an ideal terrain for beautiful walks in the nature.
Distances: a food shop is 3 km away, Sesto Fiorentino with general stores 6 km away, Florence (airport and railway station) 10 km, San Gimignano 75 km away, Siena 90 km, Pisa (airport), Lucca and Arezzo approx. 100 km away.
At guests’ disposal: large outside furnished areas, private swimming-pool (12 x 5 m – depth 1,4 m – open from 01/05 to 15/10), outdoor Jacuzzi (6 seats; open from 01/05 to 15/10), 2 bikes, barbecue. Free WI-FI internet connection available.
Parking for 6 cars within the grounds.
The products of the estate (tomatoes, cabbages, zucchini, salad, aubergines…) are available for clients.
Extra Services: 2 baby beds available upon request. Maid service by arrangement (12,- / per hour to be paid on site). Upon request it is also possible to organize Tuscan dinners (€ 30,- / per person to be paid on site).
-- ACCOMMODATION DESCRIPTION
550 m2 in total
The property is composed by a main villa and an additional annexe, rented as a whole to benefit from the exclusive use of the swimming pool and gardens.
The main villa is set on 3 floors and being on a hill slope, all 3 levels have direct access to the garden (they are connected from the outside).
The annexe is set over one floow.
Main villa 450sqm
Ground floor: panoramic double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, access to a nice private terrace.
1st floor: living area with sofas and small office corner (computer with internet access and printer), bathroom with shower, double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, panoramic double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, small living-room.
2nd floor: dining-room with fireplace, kitchen (oven, freezer, dishwasher, toaster, American coffee maker), laundry (washing-machine and dryer), small living-room, panoramic double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, bedroom with a single bed, double bedroom with nice panoramic views and toilet, bathroom with shower.
Annexe 100sqm (located 50m away from the main villa)
Ground flooro: 3 double bedrooms (air-conditioned) each with en-suite bathroom with shower.
All of the bedrooms are provided with safe, satellite TV, radio and free WI-FI internet connection (available in the whole villa). The house provides alarm system.