Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
This luxury villa is located on the outskirts of the medieval hamlet of Vico D'Elsa (food shop and restaurant in walking distance; next supermarket 3km), on the hills between Florence (40km) and Siena (35km), facing San Gimignano (10km). Originally a farmhouse dating back to the 17th century, the owners have carried out a scrupulous restoration and have restored the villa to its original splendour. An exceptionally charming accommodation, the villa is very spacious and bright with carefully furnished interiors where every smallest detail has been carefully studied. An incredible collection of antique furniture, Persian carpets, unique paintings and genuine Tuscan objects. Especially striking are also the open brick arches, the terracotta tile flooring, the wooden beam and mizzen ceilings. The villa is on 2 floors and can comfortably accommodate 10 people.
It consists of a nice and elegant, a kitchen and a dining room, 2 double bedrooms with en-suite bathroom, 3 twin bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Outside the kitchen door is a wooden furnished porch where guests can enjoy al fresco dining. A large garden with private parking facilities surrounds the house, guaranteeing privacy. Tuff steps lead down to the swimming pool (12x6m, open May-Sept) which is strategically positioned in a panoramic spot overlooking the surrounding countryside.
This wonderful villa with pool in Tuscany is a place of outstanding charm in which to stay, even for considerable periods of time, surrounded by a particular atmosphere marked out by comfort and little, long-forgotten, details.
On the ground floor there is a large sitting room with original brick arches and a stone fireplace, a kitchen with an open barbecue, a bathroom with stall shower; one double bedroom with queen size bed and private bathroom with shower, and one bedroom with twin beds and private bathroom with shower.
On the first floor guests will enjoy an exceptionally light and airy living room furnished with card and billiard tables, one double bedroom with queen size bed and private bathroom with shower, two bedrooms with twin beds sharing a bathroom with shower.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Florence 40 km, Nearest railway: Poggibonsi 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 4 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|