Unit Description: Single house obtained from the renovation of an old barn, on two levels. GROUND FLOOR: large sitting room with double sofa bed and fireplace, kitchen-dining room with fireplace, single bedroom, bathroom with two showers one of which with Turkish bath. FIRST FLOOR: twin bedroom, double bedroom with beautiful view of the swimming pool and the villages of Poggibonsi and San Gimignano, bathroom with physiotherapeutic bath. EQUIPMENT: dishwasher, communal washing machine, TV, oven, iron, freezer, high chair, safe, wireless internet access.
Overall Property Description: Facing the Fortress of Poggio Imperiale, beyond the valley, where the Staggia flows its tortuous course, on a hill covered with ancient oak trees towers the Castle of Strozzavolpe, a superb romanesque military construction, now an inviting haven of peace and quiet.
Podere Poggiarello, a few hundred metres away from this magnificent scenario and its buildings, was the residence of the bailiff and dates back to the XVII century.
From the top of the house one can admire the beauty of the Val d'Elsa with the fascinating towers of San Gimignano in the background. Here art is in its element. In fact Siena is only 30 km away, Florence 45 km, San Gimignano 15 km and Volterra 35 km. The village of Poggibonsi with shops and services of all kinds is only 3 km away.
Podere Poggiarello is made up of a principal house where the owner lives on the ground floor, and of a charming annex obtained from the renovation of the old barn. In the large garden in front of the house there is a beautiful sunken swimming-pool (7.50 x 14m - depth 1.10 - 3.00)
Each apartment has a private external area with a gazebo, table and chairs for eating outside. There is a washing machine for shared use.
OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT: swimming pool, tables, chairs, barbecue.
Distance from shops Poggibonsi km 3,00 Distance from motorway A1 Firenze - Certosa km30,00 Distance from main cities Siena km 30,00, Firenze km 45,00, Volterra km 30,00, Lucca km 90,00, Pisa km 110,00