Montepulciano Accomodation - Country style house - 1400 sq ft / 130 sq m
Casa accommodates 6 people, about 1405 sf., restored in 1999, enjoys a splendid view towards south and west with large hay for sitting outside.
A three entrance ground floor, with French windows to the garden, has a brightly and well-equipped kitchen (gas machine with oven, fridge, fire place-barbecue), with storeroom besides. The kitchen leads into a two-room lounge with a Tuscan fireplace at one end, furnished with antique pieces of furniture and many sofas and armchairs. A small toilet is available at ground floor.
Stone steps take to first floor, which has a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom (tub) and splendid view over Montepulciano valley. Other two twin bedrooms share a bathroom with shower. Wrought iron beds, old rustic furniture, small wooden toilet mirrors, doors and in wall-wardrobes have been chosen according Tuscan country tradition. The house is airy and bright all day long. Panoramic space outside equipped with chaises-longues and iron-made chairs and table to dine outside.
The house is fully equipped for maximum six: in the kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms. Barbecues in the kitchen (wood is available), drinkable water from public utility, instant hot water, telephone, dish washing and central heating. Baby cots and high chairs. WiFi.
THE PLACE. Restored according to the Tuscan tradition, and furnished with the owner's family furniture, is part of the Capanne di Sopra estate.
The farm, accessible via a private road, is located 1.3 km from the hamlet of Montefollonico, in a secluded position and offers the panorama of Montepulciano, with the temple of San Biagio, the hilly border of the Val d'Orcia and the summit of Monte Amiata .
Some 400 meters from the bituminized road, the site remains secluded while accessible only via a private driveway, ensuring that you'll be holidaying in the midst of olive groves, vineyards and woods.
Montefollonico provides basic services (food shop, bank, pharmacy, restaurants, and sport bar). Montepulciano is 7 km drive, Torrita di Siena is at 5 km.
To preserve the character of the site, the owners chose not to build any swimming pool. Many public swimming pools within 10 kilometres: Montepulciano, Bettolle, Sant’ Albino, Chianciano.
Historical and cultural sites nearby: Montepulciano, Pienza, Val d'Orcia ( UNESCO World Heritage List), Montalcino, Cortona, Chiusi, Monte San Savino, Siena, Arezzo, Perugia and Lake Trasimeno are all within 75 minutes’ drive. Thermal spas at Chianciano, Bagno Vignoni, Bagni San Filippo and Rapolano, less than hour drive.
****To reach the house you need a car.
Whether you come from South or North better to drive on the A1 Highway ( Autostrada del sole) and leave it at Val di Chiana gate. It takes about half an hour drive from Bettolle to the farm. At reservation we will forward you a detailed road map and instructions.
At reservation we will forward you a detailed road map and instructions
The closest Railway station is at Chiusi, on the Roma – Firenze line, about 15 miles away.
The closest airports are:
•Roma Fiumicino , 210 kms. ( 130 mls.)
•Pisa , 190 kms. ( 130 mls.)
•Firenze, 120 kms. ( 75 mls.)
Please note that a City Tax of €1 per person/ per day (for ages +12) will be collected upon checkout.
Items not included in your Owner Direct Quote:
GAS (cooking, hot water): € 4 per cubic meter
POWER: 0,30 €/ Kw
Gas and power are by counter, under user control.
Payable in cash at departure.
License Number: Scia n. 45 07/07/2006- Torrita di Siena