|Type of residence||Detached|
|Extra bed||on request|
|Children's bed||on request babycot and highchair € 50 per week|
|Heating costs||after use|
|Ground floor only||No|
|Has washing machine||Yes|
|Has garden furniture||Yes|
|House located at the coast||No|
|Suitable as a wedding location||Yes|
|Suitable for the disabled||No|
|B & B||No|
|Fenced swimming pool||No|
This beautiful independent villa is located in the spectacular landscape well known as Val d’Orcia, a short distance from the small hamlet of Monticchiello and also within easy reach of Pienza.When the owners bought the property it was just a ruin but a long and careful restoration has transformed it in a high quality and comfortable villa with a delightful pool. 5.15 x 15 meter depth from 0.90 cm to 1.70 open from 9th of May till the 3rd of October. In restoring the structure as a comfortable vacation house of exceptional character, the owners' main aim was to respect the original features of the building. Rooms with wood-beamed ceilings are well sized and open to the most beautiful views of the valley, with wheat fields, olive groves and cypress trees. The owner family mainatined the traditional structure of the farmhouse and kept the house divided into two independent units: the ground level, once the stables, which can accommodate ten people, and the top level, where the peasants used to live, which sleeps four more people. As a result, this villa is the perfect setting for family reunions or groups of friends looking for an “oasis” of tranquillity, surrounded by art and culture.
On the ground floor there is a fully equipped chef's kitchen (fridge with freezer, oven, microwave oven, kettle, 5 rings cooker, dishwasher); a huge living-dining room with double doors opening to the front patio and to the back garden. In the smaller living room there is a large stone fireplace surrounded by wide red sofas spreading a warm and cosy atmosphere. There are 5 bedrooms with en suite bathroom: 4 queen size beds and one twin, 6 bathrooms: 5 en suite and a toilet. (2 with shower and tub, 4 with shower)Reading room with fireplace and tvSpacious living room.
A stone external staircase leads to the upper floor unit; four breathtaking arched windows overlook the valley and the huge oak tree in front of the house, creating an open and dynamic space. Another large stone fireplace offers an ideal retreat for afternoon reading. A fully equipped kitchen will appeal to those who love cooking, and the vistas and plantings from the many windows are very pleasing to the eye. In total you will found here, 2 bedrooms (queensize bed)
3 bathrooms (1 with jacuzzi and 2 with shower). One small kitchen. Living room with table and tv. Wifi available in all the rooms. The extensive lawn is mainly seeded with grass to maintain the open space of the valley and not to restrict the view around the farmhouse. Terracotta pots with geraniums, wild roses and bushes of lavender and rosemary create a beautiful frame around the pool. The covered dining space with fireplace, pizza oven, barbeque, table and chairs will let guests enjoy unforgettable Tuscan sunsets. A laundry room with washing-machine, hangers, ironing board and iron is available for the guests of the villa.
The house is equipped with satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning and central heating. Extra cleaning and a cook can be arranged at an additional cost. Monticchiello is the nearest village, just 2 km away; Pienza is 7 km away; Siena is about 72 km away.
The rates include water, gas, electricity, linen changed weekly and final cleaning, use of the pool open from the 9th of May to the 3rd of October.
To pay extra and on the premises: central heating upon use (0,976 euro per liter), Maid service available at euro 15 per hour. Air conditioning euro 90 per day. Baby cot and high chair (just one available) on request euro 50 per week. Pets allowed: (max two) on request euro 100 per week to pay on spot. Inventory deposit euro 500. Free wi-fi connection
It’s possible to organize weddings or events with an extra supplement for cleanings and extra costs. The exact amount of the supplemt is to be quantified according to the number of guests.In case of weddings and events the inventory deposit is euro 1000. The intention to organize a party or a wedding must be advised at time of the booking.Tourist tax to be paid cash on the premises: € 1 per person from the age of 14.
In lowseason it is possible to rent this villa for 10 persons, the first floor remains closed. Price per week is € 2800,00
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