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Holiday apartment in restored Tuscan farmhouse, sleeps 4, features private garden and shared pool Apartment

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Holiday apartment in restored Tuscan farmhouse, sleeps 4, features private garden and shared pool

Excellent 4.5/5 Excellent – based on 6 reviews

  • Apartment
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Description from owner

Description

'Podere Torricchi' is a small collection of renovated 16th Century farm buildings converted into luxury houses and apartments. 'Torricchi 6' is a beautiful spacious ground floor house and is located on a hill with stunning views of the Tuscan hills. The renovation has retained traditional chestnut beamed ceilings and terraccota tiled floors in all rooms. Furnishings are to a very high standard with traditional Tuscan themes. The house has two spacious bedrooms and two bathrooms, large well equipped kitchen/dining area which opens onto a covered gazebo with west facing views of the rolling countryside. There is a large table and chairs for four people and additional garden furniture. Poolside loungers for the exclusive use of guests are provided.

There is a large swimming pool surrounded by lawns and a paved area with large gazebo providing shade from the sun. Pool open 1 May - 30 Sept.

Location description

'Podere Torricchi' is a small collection of renovated 16th Century farm buildings converted into luxury houses and apartments. 'Torricchi 6' is a beautiful spacious ground floor house and is located on a hill with stunning views of the Tuscan hills. The renovation has retained traditional chestnut beamed ceilings and terraccota tiled floors in all rooms. Furnishings are to a very high standard with traditional Tuscan themes. The house has two spacious bedrooms and two bathrooms, large well equipped kitchen/dining area which opens onto a covered gazebo with west facing views of the rolling countryside. There is a large table and chairs for four people and additional garden furniture. Poolside loungers for the exclusive use of guests are provided.

There is a large swimming pool surrounded by lawns and a paved area with large gazebo providing shade from the sun. Pool open 1 May - 30 Sept.

Location description from owner

The Tuscany region

This part of Tuscany has the most fabulous rural landscapes with small villages and towns sitting on the many hilltops. Getting around is easy by car and there are good rail links to major cities should you wish to explore further afield. This is the heart of the Chianti wine growing region but is also the area where the excellent Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG white wine is produced. There are many places that offer wine tasting events and cookery schools. Explore typical Tuscan villages at your leisure, enjoy the wine, food and warm sunshine in this beautiful region of Italy.

San Gimignano

San Gimignano (20 mins drive), famous for its medieval towers offers a wealth of historical buildings and art. The lovely cobbled streets and lively Piazza delle Cisterna has many lovely restaurants , cafes and shops. The famous festival delle Mesi takes place in June, and even in winter there are many street carnivals in the town. Volterra (20mins) , once the etruscan capital , boasts fascinating buildings and museums and is a busy little town with a good variety of shops , restaurants and street cafes. Castel del Monteriggioni is approx 20 mins drive , and Castelfalfi, once the summer residence of the Medeci family is about 25 mins away. This lovely estate now offers an international standard 18 hole golf course , tennis court and stabling. The famous Il Palio,the medieval horse race takes place in Siena in August. Siena is a wonderful city, approx 45 mins drive, has endless art and architectural treasures . Florence is less than an hour away, and Pisa and Lucca one hour drive. Vinci , the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci has a world famous museum dedicated to him , which is approx 30 mins away.. The Chianti area is an enjoyable day excursion , where one can taste the local wine, visit vineyards and take a picnic or lunch in a local restaurant. Cookery courses and Wine tours can be booked in San Gimignano or Volterra.

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Key Info

  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Families

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

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
    Bedroom 2: 2 Single Beds
  • 1 En suite, 1 Shower room

Amenities

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

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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About the owner

Steve P
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated:
04 Jul 2016
Years listed:
6
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English


This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 15 Oct 2007. Located in Province of Siena, it has 6 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £525 to £800.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 04 Jul 2016.

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