Charming house with a beautiful garden, 35 km far form Florence

Charming house with a beautiful garden, 35 km far form Florence


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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms
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Our home

The house is an old country building divided in two parts, one of which belongs to very good friends of us. The garden surrounding the building is more than 4000 m2, and there are big walnut trees and many rose plants. At the groundfloor in our part we have the living area, with kitchen, study and a large room with sofa and TV (also a piano). Al the first floor with have 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. We have also the possibility of non contemporary exchange, with a small (1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1 living room) part of the house al the groundfloor that is independent form the rest of the house: in this way you can have the advantage of our help for your holidays here, and a completly flexible period.

Property features

Who we are

  1. We are a couple (Franco and Silvia) with two girls (15 and 12). Franco is a physicist, researcher at the univeristy of Florence; I am also a physicist, working in the regional environmental protection agency. We have experienced twice home exchange, and we enjoy this way of travelling with our daughters. We have frequent contacts with foreigners because of Franco's job and my relatives. We can consider car exchange.

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Where is it?

Your neighbourhood

The house, on top of a hill, is surrounded by fields; it is walking distance (1,5 km) from the town of Borgo San Lorenzo, in the area called Mugello; Florence is 35 km sud, and you can reach it easely by train (40 min) or bus (60 min). The public swimming pool is 1 km from the house, the Bilancino lake 20 km, horse riding and golf 5 km. You can walk and bike directly from the house, or on the near Appennini mountain routes. We can also help you to program your visit in Florence and the other numerous charming places in Toscana, both well known and less known, depending on your interests. From here you can also reach Rome and Venice in 3-4 hours.

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