The villa is disposed in 3 levels. The entrance is on the street level (on the first floor). The rooms in the villa are large and luminous. All bedrooms have private bathrooms with toilet and shower.
Ground floor Downstairs from the entrance level is the big kitchen and dining room area with a fireplace (oven, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, electric kettle, sat-tv, hi-fi). Please note: For hygienic reasons no foodstuffs are provided therefore it is suggested to bring basics, like salt, sugar etc. There is also an extra room for laundry (washing machine, iron and ironing board) with 1 toilet and 2 showers (very useful when you are at the pool).
First floor (on the street level) At the entrance you find a sitting room/studio and a wide living room equipped with satellite TV, dvd player, hi-fi, telephone and safe 3 double bedrooms each with its own private bathroom with shower 1 twin-bedded room with bathroom with shower
Second floor Upstairs in the loft there are: 1 sitting room for playing cards with 2 single sofa-beds (Euro 200 per bed per week to be paid on the spot) with its own bathroom with shower 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower
Private outdoor area From the ground level you go directly into the garden equipped with outdoor eating facilities and barbecue and you have also access to the pool.
Overall Property Description: This independent villa is a traditional country house, with its own private garden and pool. It is part of a rural complex originally begun in medieval times and successively added onto over the centuries and it lies in a panoramic position surrounded by vineyards and olives in the heart of Chianti, near Greve, in a triangle between Florence, Siena and Arezzo. The Chianti area itself is all at your feet! You can explore the medieval towns and castles, enjoy the food and of course the wine! If you are keen walker there are many beautiful walks in the immediate area. The Villa is a typical 19th Century country residence recently restored with luxuriously comfortable décor and all modern facilities including Wi-Fi. It has its own private garden with a barbecue and a swimming pool
Ground and exteriors Swimming pool: private pool open from 28 April until 6 October 2012 View: fantastic view over the Chianti hills, vineyards and olive groves Parking: free parking at the entrance of the villa
At guests' disposal: Private pool Private barbecue Barbecue area with pizza oven (to be shared) DVD Hi-Fi Baby cot (on request) Internet Wi-Fi Hairdryers
Extra Services: - domestic help - extra change of linen - Guided trips and excursions (for instance to Rome, Siena, Venice and the Cinque Terre) with special permits enabling our drivers to go directly into the historical city centres - Cooking classes - Cook for dinners - Wine tasting - Visit of a small museum of old farming implements
Distances: nearest village: 1 km Lucolena and Dudda nearest food shop: 1 km nearest restaurant: 1 km shops: 8 km Fgline Valdarno Public transport: train to Florence 8 km (Figline Valdarno) Airport: Florence and Pisa Tennis: 8 km Greve in Chianti Golf: 12 km Golf Club Ugolino Horse-riding: 8 km Greve in Chianti