Beautiful Large Tuscany Country House Stunning Views Surrounded by Vineyards

Beautiful Large Tuscany Country House Stunning Views Surrounded by Vineyards

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 8
3 Bathrooms
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Our home

Large Beautiful Tuscany Villa-In the Heart of the Famous Chianti Countryside but Close to Florence, Siena and Tuscany's Most Famous and Beautiful Hill Top Towns. Our large 500 year old stone country house-villa (230 square meters or 2, 475 square foot) has been lovingly and completely restored to the highest standards and in keeping with the beautiful Tuscan aesthetic. It is superbly located 20 minutes south of Florence (direction Siena) in classic Tuscan Chianti countryside and is surrounded by rolling hills, tree lined valleys, olive groves, vineyards, castles and renaissance villas. The villa has large spacious bedrooms and living areas, antiques, stone floored bathrooms with high quality fittings, four poster beds and traditional architectural elements including a hand carved large fire place and ancient wooden beamed ceilings as well as a sensitive restoration of original doors and windows. The villa is on four levels and has traditional terra cotta flooring throughout. The villa comes with fine furnishings and linens as well as antiques and high quality home wares including ceramics, cutlery and all new superb quality European kitchen appliances. It has three large double bedrooms, three bathrooms with the highest quality fittings; two large lounge rooms, (sleeps up to 8) and one large live in kitchen as well as a seperate laundry. Local artisans have hand crafted to order fine furniture and fittings in traditional style including an iron four poster bed.

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Who we are

  1. We are couple living in Florence with two other possibilities for exchange, a Tuscan countryside house and a studio apartment in Trastevere in Rome. People exchanging with us have in the past-taken advantage of our offer of free walking tours and lots of help and advice on how to enjoy Florence and Tuscany from our very friendly staff at our tour company see the Homepage. We love to travel and exchange and are open to visiting all sorts of interesting places!

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Our Neighborhood is San Casciano in the Heart of The Chianti Countryside Our country house is surrounded by and overlooks the stunning estates of Prince Corsini and vineyards of famous superb quality wine producing estates such as Villa le Corti- a magnificent Corsini villa from the sixteenth century. Close by are fabulous restaurants, wine estates and historical monuments as well as Etruscan ruins. The wines of the Gabbiano Castle estate close by are also superb, as are the cellars of the Antinori estates attached to the ancient picturesque Abbey called Badia Passignano founded in the year 890. There also is a wonderful cheese producer (we like to call him the "Michelangelo' of cheese makers) on a picturesque and ancient estate close by where you can drop in and taste the gourmet chesses produced for some of Italy's top restaurants. The country house is located in a kind of ?slow food' heaven where you could easily spend each day for a month sampling wonderful wines and local foods. Added to this, not only is the countryside authentic beautiful Tuscany but conveniently located close to the magnificent art city of Florence, with world famous museums, galleries and restaurants. The country house is also close to famous beautiful hill top towns such as San Gimingnano and Siena.

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