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Villa | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A truly special home in Cortona.

Why have so many people fallen in love with the charm of Cortona? Although the central area of this lovely and ancient city is well known to many, there remains the secret and ever-so-charming quarter where this hidden gem will inspire and charm you rather like the first time Frances Mayes was memorized on her first visit to this truly special place.

This old-detached house, situated in the "Poggio", the upper part of the city, reflects the same history and characteristics of Cortona. The house traces its history back to 1400

A lovely home - perfect for two (possibly 3) looking to enjoy the richness of this remarkable city. Spread over three floors with everything looking and being simply perfect. This is a really lovely home and a great place to enjoy Cortona along with the other Tuscan hill towns and its incredible countryside.

The lower part of the property houses the kitchen and dining room with two entrances to a scented garden with pergola and large stone table for Al fresco dining. and the kitchen has everything you might need. On the second floor is a welcoming and relaxing sitting room with views out onto the square and the monastery. A calm ambiance perfect for reading and to enjoy Tuscan wine in front of the ancient fireplace. On the third floor is a the bedroom with comfortable bed and a bathroom with powerful shower - and a view of the lake Trasimeno!

The property overlooks the enchanting square of the Pescaia. Quiet, shaded by leafy trees, surrounded by monasteries and churches, 'Nido nel Poggio" is just a stones throw from the ancient Etruscan town walls and a short walk to the historic center. This place allows you to enjoy enjoy the breathtaking landscape of Tuscany and, easy access into the glamorous life that the city offers. Far from the busy crowds and yet so close for all you might need.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Trasemeno Lake, 14 km
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Perugia 45 mins (45km), Pisa 1 hour 45, Rome 2 hou, Nearest railway: camucia 3 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden

The Tuscany region

You probably already have an idea of just how beautiful this region of Italy is: Rolling hillsides, fields of sunflowers and poppies, vineyards, fresh food and wine the natural warmth of the Tuscan people. These are just a few of the images you might have thought about when planing your vacation here in Tuscany.

Whilst you are here, we can help organise cooking classes, truffle hunting, car rental, scooter hire and more.

Then there are the Tuscan towns, villages and Markets

Anghiari

Arezzo

Cortona,

Castiglion Fiorentio

Pienza

Montepulciano

Siena

Florence

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15 Aug 2013

5/5

"Perfect House in the most perfect part of a perfect town"

While Cortona has its share of foreign visitors it always feels a very Italian town, the is always something going on with pleasant restaurants and bars and lovely views from its high position.The ext… More

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  • 1 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:21 Aug 2014

Based in Italy

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