House | 7 bedrooms | sleeps 14
Le Sette Vene is a large stone traditional farmhouse that has a fabulous position at the head of the Niccone Valley, with outstanding views over the valley and hills. The Umbrian village of Lisciano Niccone and the Tuscan village of Mercatale di Cortona are each within 2km of the house. The house has large grounds including a swimming pool and has wifi internet. The house was divided into three apartments but internal doors between them allow the house to be rented as one large house. There are 4 double bedrooms and 3 bedrooms with 2 single beds each. There are 3 kitchen/living rooms and 3 bathrooms. Outside there is ample space for outside dining and several seating areas all with fantastic views of the countryside. One of the kitchens is very large and can accommodate 14 people. All the rooms are spacious and the downstairs has been converted for wheelchairs. The house is furnished in an Italian country style and is always immaculately presented; it is excellent value for money for a property of its size and location.
|Size||Sleeps up to 14, 7 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tuoro on Lake Trasimeno 15 km|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia 40 km, Nearest railway: Terontola-cortona 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 14|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The Umbria region
Tuscany and Umbria are historic and beautiful regions of Italy. The countryside of rolling hills and in Umbria more dramatic mountains is always beautiful. There are many historic towns and villages to visit. All of these are within easy reach for a daytrip or just for a few hours or for an evening meal: Cortona, Perugia, Assisi, Siena, Florence, Montepulciano, Gubbio, Montone, Preggio, Pienza, Areezo, Todi, Deruta and Orvieto.
Tuoro sul Trasimeno
The Niccoen valley is a much sought after location. On the border between Tuscany and Umbria it has good access to both regions. The countryside is stunning with green hills and valleys, wildflowers and criops of maize, olives, sunflowers and vines. The valley is dotted with stone farmhouses and many castles, some inhabited, some ruined. The villages of Lisciano Niccone and Mercatale di Cortona are very friendly and have between them 3 butchers shops, 3 mini-supermarkets, an excellent bakers, 3-4 ATM, 5 cafe/bar/gelaterias. 4 Pizzerias/trattorias. Tuoro beach on Lake Trasimeno is a 20 minute drive; here there are sunbeds and umbrellas to hire, pedalos, trampolines, children's play equipment and ferries to the lake's islands and other towns.