This well loved six bedroom, five bathroom villa is situated in the midst of vast grounds and mature olive groves, not far from Arezzo, and very close to a lovely little town called Pergine, perfect for hot pastries and Cappuccinis, and several wonderful vineyards.
This vast property provides ample accommodation for 12 + 2 persons, with its spacious kitchen (complete with indoor BBQ), large dining room with enormous fireplace, and living room spanning the back of the house, arched doors leading out on to the garden. There is also a further living area on the first floor, again with fireplace ...
Outside there is plenty of room to relax and dine al fresco under the shade of mature trees or beneath the stunning .... For reading in peace there is the old covered terrace situated on the first floor leading from first floor living area ..
The 200.000 sq. meters of parkland / fenced garden is a paradise for children, and with its 700 olive trees, has plenty of places for sleeping in the shade, picknicking, BBQ'ing, hide and seek and of course Sunbathing ..
The private heated gated(not in July and August) swimming pool with Roman Steps is a real luxury, and this area is lit at night for those nocturnal swims ...here there is also a hot tub under a gazebo
If guests can tear themselves away from the relaxing grounds, then the villa is less than a kilometer from the local village, and further afield, Ideally placed for exploring Tuscany.
Situated within a large 'park' of Olives, cypress trees, oaks, and within the Tuscan Triangle between Florence, Arezzo and Siena and only a short walk from the local village where you will find cafes, groceries and restaurants, this villa is ideally located for day-trips to Siena, Arezzo, Florence, Rome and the Chianti region in general. You can even pick up a bus 300M from the property which will take you to many of these places!
Closer to home there is horseriding, wine tasting, cookery lessons (subject to availability), Outlet shopping etc
Airports - Florence (62 km), Pisa (161 km), Bologna / Forlì (162 km), Rome - Intercontinental (221 km)
Fuller details on property:
Enter property into large open plan dining room with fireplace and dining for 12, two living areas with arched doors leading to garden and terrace.
DVD, stereo, CD, telephone.
Dining room leads to breakfasting kitchen fully equipped with oven, hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge / freezer, blender, coffee maker, ice maker, indoor BBQ and seating for 8.
Also on the ground floor are:
One double bedroom - can also be twin on request
Second double bedroom.
Shower room with shower, WC and bidet.
From living area up to first floor where there is a further living area with fireplace, and leading to charming covered terrace, with wood oven and enjoying views over garden and hills beyond.
This living area leads to:
2 double bedrooms, with en suite shower rooms (one also with tub).
2 double bedrooms on other side of living area (so with privacy from others) with shared shower room.
Utility room with washing machine.
There are insect screens throughout the house and some rooms have ceiling fans, with plenty of portable fans also available.
200.000 sq m enclosed garden.
Private heated gated pool 12m x 6m with Roman Steps in addition (not heated in July and August and rest of time heated using air ventiliation system), hot tub
Eating areas, BBQ, wood oven.
Free air conditioning available in 1st floor bedrooms.
Meals, including for celebrations available on request.
Wine tasting at the property can be arranged.
Maid service available on request.
Owners will do an arrival shop on request for the price of €15 plus shopping cost.
Owners will assist with bike hire and tours to be delivered and collected from villa - early booking is advisable in high season.
Pets welcome at a charge of €30 per animal.
This property sleeps 12 plus 2. The 'plus 2' can be single beds added to existing bedrooms or in the living room on request.
Please note - security deposit of €500 required on arrival. NB: There is a tourist tax applicable enforsed by the local authority, of €1 per adult per day up to a maximum of €7 per adult per stay.