Large, child friendly, comfortable manor house "Poggio Cuccule", 350 m a.s.l. in 2003, surrounded by trees. 7 km from the centre of Montevarchi, Montegonzi, 50 km from the centre of Firenze, 45 km from the centre of Siena, in a quiet, sunny, elevated position, in the countryside. Private: property 7'000 m2 (fenced), natural garden 3'000 m2 (fenced), swimming pool (6 x 12 m, depth 90 - 190 cm, 07.05.-08.10.). Table tennis, garden furniture, barbecue, fireplace. In the house: internet access, billiard table, washing machine, heating to be paid on the spot (01.11.-31.04.), heating available only from 01.11. to 31.03.. Linen change weekly. Room cleaning on request (extra). Steep motor access (200 m via unmade road). Parking on the premises. Shop 5 km, grocery 3 km, bus stop 800 m, railway station "Montevarchi" 5 km. Golf course 50 km, tennis 5 km, riding stable 3 km. Nearby attractions: Moto Cross Circuit Miravalle 1 km. Please note: car recommended. Suitable for families. Lovely stone house built at the end of 18th century, renovated in 2003, situated in a wonderful setting, 350 m above sea level, surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and forests in a nice panoramic position. It is in an ideal location for visits to the most important towns of the area like Cortona, Pienza, Montalcino, S Gimignano and the Chianti region. The main house (sleeps 10) and the 2 outbuildings opposite it ( each sleeps 6) are rented together (sleeps 22), in total 410 m2. For bookings in a low and mid season for a main house and one outbuilding 10% discount available (ask at the time of booking). Wood burning oven, organic fruits and vegetables. It's possible to buy local olive oil and wine on site. Free logs. It's possible to organize dinners on request at 25 euros per child and 40 euros per adult. On request it is possible to arrange cookery courses and tasting of typical Tuscan wines (extra). Next to the house there is a small oak wood with children bowling area ( 2 x 9 m). Outdoor area for enjoying meals al fresco, 40 m2, next to the manor house.
Interior: "Poggio Cuccule", 15-room house 410 m2 on 2 levels, fully renovated in 2003, beautiful and antique furnishings: entrance hall. Exit to the loggia. Upper floor: small lounge, open-hearth fireplace and satellite TV. 1 double bedroom. 1 double bedroom, open-hearth fireplace. 2 double bedrooms, shower/bidet/WC. 1 room, 2 beds. Kitchen (5 hot plates, oven, dishwasher, microwave, freezer) with dining table. 2 showers/bidet/WC. Panoramic view of the countryside. Facilities: washing machine. Internet (WiFi, free). 1 pet/ dog allowed. On the ground floor there is access to a large room (32 m2) whre an arch separate the billiard room from the living room. From one of the bedroom there is access (1.2 m in height) to a loft room with ratan lounge. In one of the bedroom it is possible to add an extra bed (single) which is charged locally. The first annex, 100 m2, on 2 floors consists of a double bedroom and a dining/kitchen on the ground floor with access to a covered patio (50 m2 with outdoor furniture). Shower/bidet/WC. 1st floor: 1 double bedroom. 1 twin bedroom. Shower/bidet/WC. the second annex, 100 m2, consists of large, sunny living room, kitchen, 1 doubl bedroom ans 1 shower/bidet/WC on the ground floor. 1 double and 1 twin bedroom, shower/bidet/WC on the 1st floor. Both kitchens are adeguate for self-catering. gazebo with furniture next to the swimming pool.
Property Type: Detached
Number of Rooms: 15
410 Square Meters
Interhome Quality Rating: 4 Star: Top quality furnishings. Very nice, high quality, often with many extra luxuries. Ideal for guests who want comfort and quality.
Additional Features: Allianz cancellation insurance Included in the price, Cot (up to 2 years) Included in the price, Final cleaning Included in the price, Laundry (initial supply of bed linen and towels) Included in the price, wood Included in the price
************************************************************************************************ Resort: 440 m a.s.l. >>This typical hamlet is situated in the eastern part of Chianti, on the slopes leading down to the Arno valley, surrounded by olive groves, woods and vineyards. Cosy, historical village, in the eastern part of the region, on top of a hill, on a slope, 40 km from Arezzo, Siena, 50 km south-east from Firenze. All shops, restaurants etc. in Cavriglia, 4 km. In the resort: restaurant. Access: motorway A1 Firenze - Roma, exit number "Valdarno". Then road SP. 408. Railway station "Montevarchi" 10 km. Gaiole in Chianti 13 km. For arrivals by plane: airport Firenze (FLR) 70 km.