Suitable For Children Under 5
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
This early 19th century Tuscan farmhouse has been lovingly restored retaining all its charm with terracotta floors and beamed ceilings throughout. Inside, you will find a large inviting entrance hall leading to the main lounge with a large wood-burning fireplace, a tv/games room equipped with SKY TV, DVD player (UK terrestrial channels unavailable due to limiting SKY footprint over Europe), a large selection of DVDs for adults and children and a games room with a pool table and dart board and selection of games and puzzles for adults and children. There is a large well-equipped kitchen/dining area that seats 10 that has a large Rangemaster stove, coffee filter machine, toaster, microwave, electrical kettle, boiling water on tap, selection of utensils, spices and cooking essentials, recipe books and baking and presentation dishes, shower room and utility room equipped with english Bosch washing machine and dishwasher. We provide dishwashing liquid, dishwasher tablets, and washing powder. There is an ipod docking station in the kitchen and UK electrical outlets for plugging in chargers.
Upstairs, there is a large landing/ sitting area off of which there are three double rooms two of which have four poster beds, a twin room and a single room with a bunk bed with oriental rugs, antique furniture and tasteful original art and tapestries. There is a bathroom and a shower room also with 2 available hairdryers. All three bathrooms are newly refurbished with marble walls and Philippe Starcke bathroom suites. On the upstairs landing, there is a substantial bookcase. Guests are welcome to borrow books to read from this and have also left some behind in exchange for taking a new one. Please feel free to use this. There is a selection of children's books on a bookcase for use at the property. Individually wrapped soaps and toilet roll can be found in the bathrooms to start you off and there are hand towels in the bathrooms and two towels for each guest on the beds for house and pool use. There is also a few items at the property for use by toddlers and babies, which save you packing them when travelling. There are two highchairs, 2 travel cots, an attachment for side of bed, toys, puzzles, and books for young children plus plastic plates and bowls.
Directly in front of the farmhouse is a covered porch which has a formal dining table that seats 10 with a ceiling fan and outdoor iPod/iphone connection for listening to music al fresco. In front of the porch is a pergola with a lounge seating area and a barbeque. Across from the farmhouse is a small gym, situated at the end of the Barn house (where the owners live) and contains the following professional life fitness equipment: Cross-trainer, tread mill/running machine, reclining bicycle, stepper and free weights. There is an ipod docking station and television with dvd player.