Vacation farmhouse in Castiglion Fiorentino (Arezzo), in Valdichiana. Sleeps 5, swimming pool, wood-burning oven, Internet connection. Golf club, riding stable and tennis club nearby.
The farmhouse is set at an elevation of 345 meters in Valdichiana, a few kilometers from Castiglion Fiorentino, a town in eastern Tuscany that in the past was involved in the wars between Florence, Arezzo and Siena for the control over the region.
Castiglion Fiorentino museums and churches house various works by famous painters - from Cimabue to Signorelli, from Piero della Francesca to Pietro da Cortona.
In the past, the countryside around Castiglion Fiorentino was dotted with many castles. The remains of those of Mammi and Montecchio Vesponi are still visible today.
The farmhouse is a recently renovated stone building featuring some elements typical of rural architecture, such as terracotta-tiled floors and beamed ceilings.
A wide garden with wood-burning oven and a barbecue surrounds the house. In the garden are also the private swimming pool (12x5 m; depth: 1.50 m), a bathroom with shower and a gazebo furnished for dining in the open air.
Immersed in olive groves and surrounded by Valdichiana forests, the farmhouse is an excellent accommodation for those who would like to relax in the peaceful countryside. Many cities of art, such as Arezzo, Siena, Sansepolcro, Monterchi, Anghiari and Cortona are easily reached by car. A riding stable, a tennis club and a golf club are a few kilometers from the property.
The two-story building composes of living room with fireplace, dining area and kitchen corner, two double bedrooms, one single bedroom and a bathroom with shower.
Facilities and Services
The farmhouse is equipped with barbecue, wood-burning oven, fireplace, TV set, telephone, oven, microwave oven, fridge, freezer, coffee maker, ironing board and private car parking place.
Shops and services of any kind are within 10 kilometers of the farmhouse.
A tennis club is 5 kilometers from the property.
A riding stable is 10 kilometers from the estate.
A golf club is 20 kilometers from the farmhouse.