Unit Description: 220 m2 Ground floor: rustic style room used as a living room with dining area, fireplace, double sofa bed, sink (cold water) and access to the portico (washing machine) with table, chairs and old-fashioned woodburning oven, bathroom with shower. 1st floor (indoor and outdoor access): large living room (satellite television, DVD) with dining area, fireplace and access to a small, gracious, covered terrace (4 m2), sunny kitchen (oven, freezer and dishwasher) with dining table for 8 people and access to a small, covered terrace (2 m2), 2 large double bedrooms, bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom with shower.
Overall Property Description: Large and beautiful farmhouse (220m2) located in a small wooded valley, in absolute tranquility and isolation. The house is located at the heart of 50 hectares of olive and cork trees, inside the Val di Farma Natural Reserve. Here it is easy to come across blackbirds, deer, wild boar and with a little luck, otters and foxes. Just 550m away from the house runs the the Farma river, where you can fish and swim in the various natural pools. View of the garden and the woods. The property’s location is ideal for a vacation in close contact with nature. The house offers a large, well-furnished and well-maintained lawn (5000 m2) that is enclosed and partly shaded. Outside there is also a beautiful, illuminated pool with outdoor shower, and a portico/porch/patio with a large table, chairs and old-fashioned wood-burning oven, perfect for dining al fresco. The furnishing is simple but comprehensive, in rustic style and in perfect harmony overall (the bathrooms are simple). Access to the property is via an unpaved, 2,4 km road that is not recommended for low-riding cars. Distances: general store, bar, restaurant and tennis court (available upon reservation) 4 km away, thermal baths and spa (sulphuric waters) approx. 10 km, Monticiano with all kinds of shops 18 km away, Siena 28 km, the beautiful Cistercian abbey of San Galgano 20 km, Montalcino- land of the famous Brunello wine 55 km, San Gimignano and Radda in Chianti approx. 70 km away, Marino di Grosseto (beaches) 71 km away, Volterra 75 km, Florence (airport) 107 km away, Lake Trasimeno approx. 110 km away, Perugia 136 km, Pisa (airport) 185 km, Roma 280 km away. At guests’ disposal: Large, fenced-in and well-equipped 5000 m2 lawn, illuminated swimming pool (6 x 12 m – depth from 1 m to 2,5 m – open from 01/05 al 30/09), shower (cold water), portico/porch/patio (19 m2) with large table, chairs and old-fashioned woodburning oven ideal for dining al fresco, small movable barbecue, childrens’ swing, small football field with volleyball net. Night lighting accessible from the house entrance, the garden surrounding the house, and the swimming pool area. Parking within the grounds. Extra services to be paid on the spot: baby bed upon request (included in the rental price). Maid service available upon request (€ 10,-/ hour). Pets are allowed at an extra charge of € 50,-/ week.