Villa - Description
Characteristic and typical 18th century holiday farmhous with pool, simply restored keeping true to its original features, such as tiled ?cotto? floors, internal staircase, .... once the country residence of an artistocratic family, Le Onori. It's origins are verified by a small mausoleum in the small 17th century church still consecrated and that stands next to the villa. Quiet and original position in a tiny old country hamlet in the middle of a farm producing wine, olive oil and jams. Lovely views of the countryside and the bell towers and towers of Volterra in the distance. There is a gravel terrace and attractive garden in front of the house olive grove with sunny swimming pool on a lower level and 50m from the house. Simply but fully furnished rustically with some antiques and in complete harmony with its environment. Central heating. Property is accessed via an unpaved road in good condition, a climb of 550m. This is the ideal house for those seeking the atmosphere of old lived country homes. Final cleaning included in the rental price.
Distances: Riding stables 4km, the famous Etruscan city of Volterra with all kinds of shops 7 km, San Gimignano 35km, Siena 50km, Marina di Cecina with beaches 52km, Vagliagli with ABV headquarters 60km, Pisa 67km, Florence 76km, Rome 297km.
At guests' disposal:in front of the house, gravel terrace and garden-olive grove (with swimming pool 14m x 7m, depth 1,50m, open 1/05 - 30/09). Internet Wi-Fi (free). Air conditioning only in the double bedrooms on the second floor. Mid-week cleaning (included in the rental price). Please request when booking and pay on site: cot (included in price), local cooking, breakfast and wine tasting in a charming room with vaulted tile ceiling, at 10m from the villa, cooking and knitting lessons. Parking in the property.
- Ground floor: entrance, dining room, large rustic kitchen (oven, small microwave, small electric oven, freezer, dishwasher) with large fireplace and table, small pantry, one double bedroom with private bathroom with shower (window), bathroom with shower. Equipped outdoor area, ideal for dining or for sunbathing. First floor corridor with small balcony, 5 double bedrooms, 4 of which with private bathroom with shower and one of which is large with the original frescoed ceiling, bathroom with shower. Second floor 4 double bedrooms, 3 of which with private bathroom with shower, one twin bedded room with private bathroom with shower, bathroom with shower. In an annex (10m away): large living room with various "corners", fireplace and satellite TV