Unit Description: The unit VILLA MAIOR 130 sqm. ground floor, beautifully furnished in rustic style: spacious living room with large panoramic windows and fireplace, 1 double sofà bed, dining table, satellite TV and DGTV, CD and stereo, kitchen corner (5 hotplates, oven, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, freezer). 1 double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower. 1 double bedroom. 2 bedrooms with one bunk-bed in each bedroom. 1 bathroom with shower.
Overall Property Description: The Old Hayloft Sovaggio is the result of a sensitive and careful intervention to save an ancient peasant abode and its hayloft. Villa Sovaggio has a total extension of 300 sq. meters, and it is built on 3 floors. From the garden you can access a little church, now out of use, which is built on 2 levels. The upper one will be converted into a reading room within short time.
Villa Sovaggio is situated on the border of the National Park of Casentino, right in the middle of Italy, in the area where Tuscany, Umbria, Emilia and Marche meet. Its privileged position allows the visitor to enjoy the incomparable view all over the stunning countryside of Tuscany, and with proper weather conditions, the look can also reach Umbria.
Just a few kilometres away lies the fascinating town of San Sepolcro. With its valuable architectures, it is well renowned for the battle that here took place, and for being the hometown of the painter Piero della Francesca. In the surrounding are also located the villages of Caprese, hometown of the painter Michelangelo Buonarroti, and La Verna, a mystic place with a huge monastery where S.Francesco received the Stimmate. At guests' disposal: Beyond its historical and artistic heritage, the farm house represents an incomparable oasis of peace, which is to be enjoyed also on the outside, thanks to the wonderful position of the big shared swimming pool (mt. 5x10, from 1,10 to 2,30 mt. deep), looking over the landscape around, and with a loggia facing the valley, the ideal place where to have lunch and dinner. The swimming-pool is heated by solar panels. Inside, the house is wide and pleasant, finely furnished with old-styled furniture. It gives guests a warm and pleasant reception thanks to all its comforts. Villa Sovaggio is also provided with a wide garden, equipped with barbecue and outer furniture, and with a loggia, where to enjoy lunch in the open air.
Distances: Caprese Michelangelo and Chiusi della Verna at 6 km with shop, grocers, restaurant. Bus stop 200 m. San Sepolcro at 20 Km. Arezzo at 30 Km. Motor vehicle access to the house: 500 mts via unpaved road not suitable for sport car. Car is essential. Private parking.