Lovely tuscan typical stone homestead, surrounded by peaceful of the country, between Chianti region and the area called Crete Senesi, 20 km from Siena. Only 500 meters from a well-known spa with thermal springs, very appreciated because of their curative properties.
a large open-plan lounge with fireplace, a spacious bathroom with tub, shower and heating, two large bedrooms
.The rooms each have a different color, all very, very comfortable, especially with furniture and all have central heating
The area includes new baths of Montepulciano, the famous spa of Chianciano Terme, and in Val d'Orcia features spa Bagno Vignoni.
Besides the beautiful landscape, beautiful nature trails and wildlife, there's Golf Club Val di Chiana just a few Kilometers far.
At Trasimeno Lake, is situated the Lamborghini Golf Club.
Ideal base for exploring the beauty of Tuscany and for tasting typical local food and wine such as Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti, various and fine Cinta Senese sausages, Crete Senesi's Pecorino cheese. Famous is the “wine tour”: Chianti Classico, Gallo Nero, Chianti, Colli Senesi, Brunello di Montalcino and a great number of firms producing wine, olive oil, cheese, truffles and other products, which are mostly strictly organic.
At about 10 km from the homestead is one of the most important abbeys: Ordine di San Benedetto, Monte Oliveto Maggiore, characterized by artistic artworks of absolute value, such as the fresco cycle by Luca Signorelli, the wooden inlaid choir by Giovanni da Verona (phone number hidden)). It is one of the most outstanding examples of tarsias in Europe, and a central laboratory for restoration ancient books, famous throughout the world.
The area is well known for the mysterious charm of the senese clays (Crete Senesi), for the multitude of medieval houses and churches scattered throughout the countryside, the famous quarries of travertine, the caves and the tranquility of the Chianti Hills.
Oaks groves, pines, cypress trees along the white roads and ancient buildings on hills are a characteristic landscape of the area.
The whole area, an extraordinary flora and fauna place, allows the observation of animals in their wild habitat.
In the surrounding area there are horse riding, golf courses and the possibility of hot-air balloon flights over the Chianti.
To get the homestead, just the exit Val di Chiana (20 km), on highway A1.
Homestead is about 20 km from Siena, 40 km from Arezzo, 50 km Firenze and Perugia, 180 km from Roma.
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I'm a STONE HOMESTEAD in a very magic place and a strategical position in Tuscany
to enjoy beauty wellness an healthy surrounded by quiet and nature.
"Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living." –- Miriam Beard
The stone homestead is set amongst the quiet senese country.
In the nearby thermal hot springs ( 50 mt) , which waters are considered curative, there is a Centre of Health and well-Being
an open air swimming pool, and tennis
Furthermore, the new thermal baths of Montepulciano, the renowned spa town of Chianciano Terme and in the Val d'Orcia features Baths of Bath Vignoni Besides the beautiful landscape, beautiful nature trails and fauna just a few kilometers the Golf Club Valdichiana and Lake Trasimeno Lamborghini golf Club is located on
The place is well know for the mysterious charm of the senese clays, the medieval houses, the caves and the tranquillity of the Chianti Hills. There are oak groves, pines all along white roads and ancient buillings.
The zone is part of the wine tour comprising the Chianti Classico Gallo Nero, The Chianti dei Colli Senesi, The Brunello da Montalcino and a great number of wine, oil, pecorino and tartufo producers: Many of this products are strictly chemicals-free.
The place is an extraordinary point of observation for wild animals.
the house is close to Monte Olivetto Maggiore, one of the most famous benedectine abbeys. The abbey contains artwork of absolute vlue, such as the Signorelli pictur cycle, the wood core of the central chapel and a laboratory for the restauration of ancient books.
Horse riding, golf greens and balloon flying are among the free-time opportunities offered by the place.
It is 90mq. wide and has a big hall American style with a fireplace, a big bathroom with shower and heating. and 2 bedrooms
These main cities: Siena 20 km, Arezzo 40 km. , Florence and Perugia 50 km., Rome 180km.The Valdichiana entry to the motorway is 20km. Away . 2 Km away from Rapolano Terme. Siena