304-Fossa del Lupo - 304
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Farmhouse | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 12
The holiday farmhouse ?Il Cipresso? sits on the foothills of Cortona, a world-famous ancient Etruscan town, in the small hamlet of Fossa del Lupo. The farmhouse was converted form two old stone annexes that were renovated in typical local rustic style and furnished with traditional Tuscan furniture where both apartments are housed; both apartments open out onto the courtyard adjacent the owner?s home.
Immersed in the green and quiet surroundings of Valdichiana only 2 miles away from Cortona both apartments of ?Il Cipresso? are complete with fully-equipped kitchen, TV, independent heating, open fire-place and air-conditioning.
The estate is completely fenced in; the inner courtyard accommodates besides a large parking area a wood-burning oven and a barbecue available to our guests fro their cook-outs and perhaps grill juicy Chianina steaks, a typical feature of Cortonese cooking.
|Size||Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (4)|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment ?Casa Martina? was named after the owners? younger daughter. The rear fa?ade of the apartment looks out over the hill of Cortona whilst other sides offer views of the Valdichiana country-side. The apartment spreads over one single level and extends over an overall surface of 90 square metres consisting of three bedrooms (two double bedrooms), two bathrooms, a reading room and a large living room with kitchen and open fire-place. The apartment is equipped with refrigerator, colour TV, electric oven, clothes rack, air conditioning and independent intrusion prevention system. The apartment features carefully renovated wood rafter ceilings and a large arch that used to separate the two different portions of the stables.
The apartment ?Casa Lucia? was named after the owners? elder daughter. The apartment was converted form skilfully renovate old tobacco shed. The apartment spreads over two floors and offers lovely views of the hill of Cortona. Its 90 square metre surface consists of three bedrooms (two double-bedrooms and one single bedroom), two bathrooms and a large living room/kitchen. The apartment is equipped with refrigerator, colour TV, electric oven, clothes rack, air conditioning and independent intrusion prevention system. An external paved space may be used as solarium or relaxation area.
Extra costs: Final cleaning: 50? Heating to be paid according to consumption Extra-bed charge: ? 30,00/day
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is famous for its precious monuments and works of art but also its relaxing and beautiful landscapes.
The most important cities worth visiting are Firenze, Pisa, Siena e Lucca, but also Arezzo, Carrara, Pistoia, Prato are very interesting and artful.
Fossa del Lupo is an ideal base from where you can visit the major art and cultural centres in Tuscany and Umbria? starting from Cortona, which is the nearest town, 13 kilometres from the property.
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Calendar last updated:15 Oct 2012
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