Holiday in Tuscany villas, far from the madding crowd
Marciano della Chiana - RIF. S110
Accommodation Type: Villas Area: Val di Chiana Position: Countryside Province :Arezzo
Property sleeps: 22
Total lodgings: 1
This beautiful villa with pool in Tuscany is located on a hill covered in olive groves right in the heart of the Chiana Valley near the medieval town of Marciano della Chiana, site of the famed Battle of Scannagallo, when in 1554 the Republic of Siena was defeated by the Duchy of Florence resulting in its loss of independence and absorption into the Grand Duchy of Tuscany. This elegant villa still preserves vestiges of its ancient grandeur in the frescoes discovered during the recent restoration. The holiday home can comfortably accommodate up to 22 people and is on two floors. On the ground floor there is a fully equipped kitchen, a dining room, a large living room with fireplace, a double bedroom with a bathroom appropriate for disabled people, a double bedroom and a twin bedroom, as well as two bathrooms. On the first floor there is a double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and Jacuzzi, a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, a twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom and two suites with double bedroom, en-suite bathrooms and a living room with divan bed. Beside the main building there is also a small cottage with a living room with 2 sofa beds and a double bedroom and a bathroom, as well as a terrace. The villa is surrounded by a two hectare garden with meadows, olive trees and a wood of ash, oaks and age-old cypresses. A large swimming pool (14x7mt, open May-Oct) completes the property. Other facilities: Internet wi fi, barbecue and washing machine.
This holiday home near Arezzo enjoys a breathtaking view over the valley, with Cortona, Castiglion Fiorentino and the Castle of Montecchio in the distance. An ideal location for peace and relax as well as a perfect point of departure for most important art centres of central Italy such as Rome, Florence (84km), Cortona (22km), Arezzo (24km), Perugia, Assisi, Siena (50km), Montalcino (50km) and Pienza (35km). Nearest shops and restaurant in Marciano, at 1,5 km. On request possibility of organized cookery courses and wine tasting. Pets welcome.