Imposing 16th-century villa on the hills of Mugello, a few dozen kilometers from Florence historic center. Sleeps 15, swimming pool, children's swimming pool, outdoor whirlpool bathtub, Internet connection. Golf club nearby. Possibility of organizing mountain-bike excursions, food-and-wine tours, motorbike excursions on the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines and visits to the circuit of Mugello.
The villa stands at an altitude of about 190 meters on the hills of Mugello, a region in north-eastern Tuscany that is rich in charming villages and offers the opportunity to do many outdoor activities, such as trekking, mountain biking, cycle tourism and horseback rides.
Lake Bilancino is partly reserved to bathing and to water sports like canoeing and windsurfing.
Motor sports lovers can attend the motorcycle grand prix that every year takes place at the circuit of Mugello.
The beautiful 16th-century villa offers gorgeous views of the surrounding hills covered with cultivated fields and chestnut forests. Florence historic center is a few dozen kilometers from the property and easily reached by train from the nearby railway station in Borgo San Lorenzo.
A golf club, an outlet village, the circuit of Mugello and Lake Bilancino are within easy driving distance. A stay at the villa offers also the opportunity to visit the Medicean villa in Cafaggiolo, Villa Demidoff and its marvelous park and Palazzo dei Vicari in Scarperia.
A wide garden furnished with barbecue equipment and table and chairs for dining al fresco surrounds the villa.
In the garden are also the private swimming pool (10x5.5 m; depth: 1.10 m) and children's swimming pool. A whirlpool bathtub sitting four is on the terrace next to the building.
Occasionally the owners live nearby and are glad to help their guests in case of need.
The property composes of the main house and a small apartment with independent entrance.
The main house is on two floors and composes of kitchen, two living rooms (one with a dining area), four double bedrooms, a twin bedroom, a single bedroom, two bathrooms with shower and a bathroom with bathtub.
The apartment consists of dining are with kitchen corner, living room, a double bedroom, a twin bedrooms, a bathroom with shower and a half bathroom.
Facilities and Services
The villa is equipped with separated children's swimming pool, outdoor whirlpool bathtub sitting four, barbecue, fireplace, oven, microwave oven, freezer and private car park area.
A domestic help and a cook are available upon request.
Food-and-wine tours, motorbike excursions on the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines, visits to the circuit of Mugello, road-bike and mountain-bike excursions, trekking tours, surfing and sailing sessions at Lake Bilancino are organized upon request.
Food shops are 1 kilometer from the villa.
Other shops and services of any kind and a railway station are 5 kilometers from the property.
A golf club is about 12 kilometers from the villa.