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Villa Andrea – Home 351997 Villa

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Villa Andrea – Home 351997

  • Villa
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Villa / 3 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 95 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

It is the most photographed house in the area, a symbol of the Tuscany countryside, featured on many postcards and calendars simply because it has maintained the charm of the old farmhouse and the surrounding fields, without any new buildings as far as the eye can see.

Villa Andrea is located only 500 mt from Pienza, in the open Tuscan countryside. You don't find artificial lawns here or ornamental trees, but just naturally shaded areas and well kept country fields. Rooms have been renovated respecting the original layout of the villa and also maintain the original old cotto floor.

Accommodation: The property is centrally heated throughout and its ground floor, once used to accommodate the farm animals, now houses only the laundry room and the cellars. As in the past centuries, the accommodation is located solely on the upper floor, accessed by an external flight of stone stairs with a porch at the top.

From here, you enter directly the living room with an open fireplace

It is the most photographed house in the area, a symbol of the Tuscany countryside, featured on many postcards and calendars simply because it has maintained the charm of the old farmhouse and the surrounding fields, without any new buildings as far as the eye can see.

Villa Andrea is located only 500 mt from Pienza, in the open Tuscan countryside. You don't find artificial lawns here or ornamental trees, but just naturally shaded areas and well kept country fields. Rooms have been renovated respecting the original layout of the villa and also maintain the original old cotto floor.

Accommodation: The property is centrally heated throughout and its ground floor, once used to accommodate the farm animals, now houses only the laundry room and the cellars. As in the past centuries, the accommodation is located solely on the upper floor, accessed by an external flight of stone stairs with a porch at the top.

From here, you enter directly the living room with an open fireplace and a sofa to relax and watch the Tv which has the satellite and DVD player or enjoy reading a book. On the left you access to a large dining room with 6/8 seats wooden table. In another room is a kitchenette, fully equipped with cook top; fridge with freezer; dishwasher; pots and pans and crockery and cutlery.

A corridor which leads to the 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The bedrooms are two doubles which can be separated upon request and one only twin. The bathrooms are two with shower and one with shower and bathtub.

All the windows are provided with screens, free Wi-Fi internet connection and fans are available upon request.

Garden and Swimming pool: the villa is surrounded by fields and a large farmyard where children can play undisturbed and safely. The pool is above ground (4 x 8 meters and 1.20 meters deep) but delightful none the less and big enough to cool off in.

A natural shaded area equipped to eat outside, offers an impressive setting for al fresco dinners, or simply to relax in front of the breathtaking landscape views over the countryside surrounding pointed with hilltop villages.

The villa is also equipped with wood burning oven and BBQ.

Location description from owner

The Tuscany region

The villa is approached from Pienza, 500 metres away on an private road, about 10 minutes walk away. Pienza offers all the amenities included restaurants, bars, wine bars, supermarket and all kind of shops. Not to mention the Valdichiana outlet village where more 100 shops of the main modern brands welcome you just 25 minutes from the property.

Just for its location it is an ideal starting point for day trips to important art cities like Siena, Florence, Assisi, Perugia, Roma, Monticchiello or Montalcino, homeland of the famous 'Brunello' wine. Just 9 Km away you can find the old SPA Baths of Bagno Vignoni, and 25 km Valdichiana Golf Club. It is therefore the ideal location for people who loves relaxation, peace and gastronomy.

In the vicinity are a number of excellent hiking paths, as this is ideal walking country, set within a nature reserve, whose wildlife is protected. This area of the Val DOrcia (Orcia Valley),including Pienza itself and Mount Amiata, an extinct volcano and now a very popular winter ski area, is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty and, as a result, has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Pienza

Nearby facilities:

Nearest town: Pienza km 0,5

Restaurants: Pienza km 0,5

Supermarket: Pienza km 0,5

Grocery: Pienza km 0,5

Shops: Pienza km 0,5

Outlets: Foiano della Chiana km 25

Bank: Pienza km 0,5

Post office: Pienza km 0,5

Chemistry: Pienza km 0,5

Tennis Court: Pienza km 0,5

Golf: Bettolle km 25

SPA: Bagno Vignoni km 15

Train station: Sinalunga km 20

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Families

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

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: Double Bed
    Bedroom 3: Double Bed
    Beds in other rooms: Sofa Bed
  • 2 Family bathrooms, 1 En suite

Amenities

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

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Access

  • 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.
Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Croci Manola (Property Manager InTuscany)
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated:
06 Sep 2016
Years listed:
3
Based in:
Italy

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian


This Villa has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 15 Mar 2013. Located in Province of Siena, the average weekly rate varies from £1174 to £1740.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 06 Sep 2016.

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