Ancient watch tower dating back to the year 500 which has been recently restored preserving its original architectural features and has been turned into a charming holiday house. This unique property is in the heart of the Maremma Natural Preserve in peacefully and isolated location, on a large 200-hectare estate bordering with the see-side. This house is the only watch tower of the natural preserve where it is possible to live in.
The last floor of the house offers amazing panoramic views extending from the Tuscan islands and Corsica in the distance (visible on clear days) to the beautiful hills of Maremma region.
The interiors are welcoming, furnished in a simple and rustic style. The house is set on 3 floors connected by a stone staircase. The outside offers large natural areas with Mediterranean bushes where you can meet deers and wild-boars.
A small pebble beach accessible by car is approx. 3 km away and in walking distance there are small bays and creeks where you can go for a nice swim.
This property is ideal for those who search for total privacy and tranquility surrounded by the beautiful natural landscape of the Maremma region.
The access to the property is via 7 km of an unpaved road not suitable for sports cars.
Distances: Talamone with marina, groceries, bar and restaurant 9 km away, beaches (windsurf, kite-surf facilities) 9,5 km, Fonteblanda with general stores 11 km, Porto Santo Stefano 33 km away, Porto Ercole with nice marina 38 km away, Pitigliano (Etruscan village) 77 km, Siena 115 km away, Roma (airport) 180 km, Florence 183 km, Pisa (airport) 190 km away.
At guests’ disposal: large outside area. Guests staying at Torre Rivolta can reserve and enjoy use of the facilities of a camping situated 7,5 km away such us bar, restaurant, swimming-pool., tennis court, volleyball ground, basket, archery, use of washing-machines and dryers. This camping also offers a private beach with windsurf and kite-surf facilities.
Extra Services (to be paid on the spot): breakfast, light lunch and dinner service available in a small “agriturismo” 2 km away. Horse-back riding and fishing facilities.
Maid service with linen change available by arrangement at € 100,-
Pets are allowed.
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Ground floor: dining-room with fireplace, bar corner (small fridge) and kitchenette (4 burners and sink).
1st floor: large and bright double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower.
2nd floor: small double bedroom, small bedroom with a single bed, bathroom with shower.
3rd floor: spacious and bright living area with amazing panoramic views.