Unit Description: CASA OCRA (70 m²) is on the mezzanine ground floor, accessible through 3 steps. It has 2 bedrooms, a living area, a dining area that can seat 5 people and a kitchen.
Kitchen The kitchen has stove, oven, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, coffee machine and all you need for cooking. The original sink is century-old in stone . Living room The attractive living room has one sofa and two armchairs and a satellite TV. Bedrooms There are 2 bedrooms, one double and a bedroom with 3 single beds and bathroom en suite. All the furniture are typical Tuscan with antique pieces (19th century). Bathrooms The two bathrooms are both with shower (one of them is en suite).
Private outdoor area The main door opens into a big terrace (30 m²) with a nice patio and garden furniture for outdoor meals (large table seating up to 10) and sunbathing.
Overall Property Description: The Farmhouse located in Tuscany on a very private ground with private road, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, is a heaven especially for those who are looking for a quiet and safe place for the family and the children. The house was finely restored few years ago according to the original rural style: the floors are in 'cotto toscano' (Tuscan original tiles), the sinks in the kitchen in stone or marble are century-old, the furniture is typical Tuscan with antique pieces: the whole creates a warm atmosphere for a comfortable stay. The whole farmhouse can sleep up to 16 people. It is possible to rent a single portion because it is divided into four independent units, each of them fully equipped. Each unit has its own entrance and private outdoor space equpped with garden furniture. If you are fond of pets you would enjoy the presence of our permanent guests: three friendly dogs and several cats that will visit you for receiving a little reward or simply to be stroked. Here you and your family will enjoy the calm atmosphere of the countryside. It will be like at home !
Grounds and exteriors Garden: the estate (10 hectares) has also a big garden, ideal for children. Swimming pool: In the garden just a few steps outside the farmhouse, along the romantic stream 'Il Doccio', there is the beautiful swimming pool (size 12 x 5 mt - depth 1,4 - 1,6 mt) equipped with sunbeds and beach-umbrellas, and a Jacuzzi set in a wooden gazebo. Parking: private parking in front of the house for 4-5 cars. Other places are a few meters away (about 30 mt) in the property. Access: The access is in good conditions, only 500 mt of dirt-track road.
Assistance: you will be welcomed by the owners (who speak also English) who are very helpful and live approx. 100 mt far from the property.
At guests' disposal A barbecue in the garden is available for cooking fantastic meals to enjoy with friends; downstairs in a separate room there is a common laundry with washbasin, washing machine, iron and iron-board, baby cot, roller bed for children. Hair-dryer available in each apartment. On request: cooking lessons by the owner, to be booked in advance and to be paid on the spot.
Distances nearest village: Terranuova Bracciolini 6 km nearest food shop: Cicogna 1,5 km Public transport: train 7 km Motorway: 6 km Tennis: 5 km and 10 km (Montevarchi) Golf: Poppi (25 km), near Florence "Ugolino" (39 km), near the A1 exit Val di Chiana (" Golf Esse", 45 km) Horse-riding: approx. 2 km
Montevarchi: 10 km Arezzo: 25 km Florence: 35 km Siena: 39 km
Accommodation and Amenities:
Terranuova Bracciolini, Tuscany, Italy
Villa, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps 5 €140 - €180 per night
€760 - €1,100 per week