“La Mangiatoia”. Ground floor: 2 twin/double bedrooms with 1 private toilet/bathroom (1 shower, 2 wash-basins, 1 bidet, 1 WC), 1 kitchen (oven, gas cooker, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine, iron), 1 living/dining room with fireplace, 1 panoramic terrace, park, private parking place.
TV, satellite TV, HI-FI stereo/radio, CD/DVD/DIVX player, barbecue, garden equipment.
The rustic apartment “La Mangiatoia” is made up of two twin/double bedrooms, overlooking the garden and one private toilet/bathroom; the spacious kitchen is next to the living/dining room, wide and elegant, provided with a big fireplace, one window and two bright glass doors.
The Yellow Room, comfortable and full of light, has two windows and one glass door opening onto the garden. It is divided into two areas: the night-time area, with a comfortable tester bed; the reading area, with a small table and a cosy armchair. The common toilet/bathroom is provided with a shower and double Carrara marble wash-basin.
The Pink Room, furnished according to the traditional Tuscan Arte Povera, has two windows: one opens onto the pine-trees of the garden, the other on the small olive grove of the Podere, with the impressive ridge of the Chianti mountains in the background. The common toilet/bathroom is provided with a shower and double Carrara marble wash-basin.
The Living/Dining Room, spacious and elegant, in Alberese stone and Tuscan cotto, is provided with a big country-style fireplace between two comfortable armchairs and one nice little sofa. The ancient cattle manger, now turned into a cupboard, and the solid walnut table characterise the dining area, always full of light thanks to the window and the two glass doors opening onto the garden.
The Kitchen, in solid cherry wood and pink marble, is provided with cooking top, oven, dishwasher and double sink. A bright window overlooks the garden and the surrounding woods.
The well-kept Garden surrounding the Villa is rich in fresh shady places provided by tall, slender pine-trees. Strolling among the ancient olives, you will enjoy the natural fragrance of lavender, sage, rosemary and mint bushes.
The wide panoramic Terrace in Tuscan cotto, overlooking the green tract of the surrounding woods, will be the ideal setting for your candle-light summer dinners.
The Lawn surrounding the whole Villa is the perfect place to relax while having a glass of good wine and enjoying the view of the surrounding smooth hills, vineyards and woods.
Overall Property Description:
In the very heart of the charming Tuscan countryside, among the smooth hills of Sienese Chianti and the fragrance of its green vineyards, you will find the Podere Lucignano Secondo Agriturismo, a mansion built in 1898, now elegantly restored and turned into an exclusive relais. The Podere Lucignano Secondo Agriturismo, ideal place for lovers of relax and nature as well as food-and-wine connoisseurs, provides its guests with a warm welcome and an exclusive service.
2 kinds of accommodation are available at the Villa:
The apartment “Le Logge” (sleeps 6) and the rustic apartment “La Mangiatoia” (sleeps 4). On request the two apartments may be connected, to form a single living area.
Nearest airport: Florence (65 km).
Nearest railway station: Siena (15 km).
Nearest bus stop: TRA-IN line n° 127 (300 m).
Nearest car rental: Avis, Siena (15 km). Car strongly recommended during your stay.
Nearest Bank, Post Office, Pub/Café, Restaurant: Pianella (3 km).