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Tuscan villa with private pool and garden and breathtaking countryside views – Home 75056 Villa

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 10 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Tuscan villa with private pool and garden and breathtaking countryside views – Home 75056

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  • Villa
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 10 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Villa / 4 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms / sleeps 10

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 23 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Casaccia is a beautiful medieval house on a hilltop with a large private pool and gardens offering incredible views. Fully refurbished, the villa offers 4 large bedrooms (sleeping up to 10), and three bathrooms, including a delightful cottage in the garden with its own bedroom, living space and shower room.

Located on the very border of Tuscany and Umbria, the villa is near to the ancient city of Cortona and provides easy access to many wonderful hill towns, including Perugia, Assisi, Montepulciano, Arezzo and Siena.

Casaccia forms part of a tiny hamlet. With its commanding position, it has stunning views over green hills and verdant valleys. As well as the large 12m x 6m pool, the garden offers patios, pergola and hammock all set among shrubs and lawns. This quiet retreat is full of character and charm with modern conveniences, ideal for large groups and families. There are shops and lots of restaurants nearby plus tennis, golf, cycling, walking and water sports on Lake

Casaccia is a beautiful medieval house on a hilltop with a large private pool and gardens offering incredible views. Fully refurbished, the villa offers 4 large bedrooms (sleeping up to 10), and three bathrooms, including a delightful cottage in the garden with its own bedroom, living space and shower room.

Located on the very border of Tuscany and Umbria, the villa is near to the ancient city of Cortona and provides easy access to many wonderful hill towns, including Perugia, Assisi, Montepulciano, Arezzo and Siena.

Casaccia forms part of a tiny hamlet. With its commanding position, it has stunning views over green hills and verdant valleys. As well as the large 12m x 6m pool, the garden offers patios, pergola and hammock all set among shrubs and lawns. This quiet retreat is full of character and charm with modern conveniences, ideal for large groups and families. There are shops and lots of restaurants nearby plus tennis, golf, cycling, walking and water sports on Lake Trasimeno.

Further details

Changeover day is Friday. Wine tasting and Italian cookery courses available nearby.Guests are requested to arrive after 4.00 pm and to depart by 10.00 am on the changeover day.Welcome pack provided on arrival. The house is looked after by Tony and his English wife, Andrea, who can provide assistance if needed. We can also arrange for a more comprehensive shop to be ready on arrival, if required. Please discuss with us when booking.

Further details indoors

Bedrooms:Bedroom 1 with double bed.Bedroom 2 with twin beds.Bedroom 3 with 3 single beds.Bedroom 4 in cottage with double bed and an additional single bed.There is a large kitchen/dining room on ground floor. Hand-built kitchen units with granite top. Built-in hob, oven, full-sized dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer. Full range of crockery and cutlery. Antique dining table, chairs and dresser.Large double-height, beamed living room is the centre-point of the house. The huge fireplace has a wood-burning stove that feeds the central heating, plus 2 comfortable sofas and armchair, separate table and chairs for games or reading. TV and DVD player.Bathroom with sink, WC, bidet and large walk-in shower. Beautiful second bathroom with bath, sink and WC. Third bathroom in cottage with shower, sink and WC. Cottage with double bed and single on mezzanine floor with air conditioning unit, plus spacious living space with double sofa bed and computer point with high-speed internet access and WiFi. Garden completely fenced for children's safety. Attractive pergola for eating al fresco.

Further details outdoors

Beautiful 12m x 6m private pool with paved surround offering stunning views across the hills of Tuscany and Umbria, with direct line of sight to the historic hilltop village of Monte Santa Maria Tiberina.The grounds totalling 2,000 sq metres also offer more secluded areas, including a hammock for relaxing in the shade of the old mulberry tree. The flat lawn in the front of the house is ideal for kicking a ball.Sun loungers and deck chairs for 10 people, plus umbrellas make the pool area an ideal place to spend the day. A shady patio area in front of the house has a table and chairs that is ideal for an al fresco breakfast.The 4.5m x 3.5m pergola attached to the side of the cottage offers magnificent views on two sides, so you can watch the sun rise and set in comfort, with a selection of wicker chairs and a large table for dining.

Location description from owner

The Tuscany region

There are markets in most towns in the region and many festivals and religious ceremonies that date back centuries, not least the annual Palio horse races in Siena. There are monthly antique markets in Arezzo, Citta di Castello, Gubbio, Cortona, Perugia, Assisi and Anghiari. There are numerous weekly food markets in the local towns.

San Leo Bastia (nearest village, with shop, bars, 2 restaurants) 4km.
Mercatale di Cortona (nearest town, with butcher, baker, chemist, 3 banks, 2 supermarkets, bars and restaurants) 9km.

Cortona (fantastic array of shops and restaurants) 28km
Umbertide (large commercial centre with supermarkets) 18km
Lake Trasimeno (restaurants, beaches, water sports, boat trips) 23km.
Perugia (restaurants, sights, museums) 30km.

Mercatale di Cortona

Lake Trasimeno is about 30 minutes drive from the house and offers many water sports as well as ferry trips to the islands Maggiore and Polvese. The Adriatic Coast (Ancona and Fano) to the east and the Tuscan coast (Cecina, Orbetello) to the west are both about 2 hours drive.

Wine tasting and Italian cookery courses available nearby. Many beautiful country walks and mountain biking also available, plus guided cycle rides suitable for all the family (with bikes supplied). Lake Trasimeno has some lovely beaches, plus canoeing, water-skiing, sailing and other water sports.

Antognolla golf course is an 18 hole championship golf course, just south of Umbertide, 30 mins from the house. It has a driving range, practice green, a small club house, a bar and changing facilities. There is a range of golf clubs, trolleys and carts available to hire.
Golf Club Perugia, three miles south of Perugia town centre. It has a par 72 18 hole course, plus driving range, practice ground with open and covered bays, two chipping greens and a practice putting green.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Double Beds, 1 Sofa Bed, 6 Single Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 2 Family bathrooms, 1 Shower room

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time:16:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
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Smoking
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Chris D
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated::
25 Jun 2016
Years listed:
8
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This Villa has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleeps 10. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 19 Nov 2008. Located in Cortona, it has 8 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £849 to £2299.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 25 Jun 2016.

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