It is set on an olive-covered hill in the heart of the Chiana Valley near Marciano della Chiana, an ancient medieval town of historical renown, as it was the site of the Battle of Scannagallo. The villa provides a panorama of the valley, with Cortona, Castiglion Fiorentino and the Montecchio Castle in the distance. The elegant old villa still conserves signs of its past splendour in the frescos discovered during the recent restoration. There is also a small COTTAGE beside the main building. The villa is surrounded by a two-hectare garden with meadows, olive trees and a natural wood of ash, oaks and old cypresses. At guests' disposal: A large swimming pool (7x14 depth 1.5 open from May to the end of September) completes this scenic part of the Chiana Valley. 1 baby bed available free if charge, for any additional baby bed euro 30/stay. Wi-Fi internet connection available free of charge. Baby bed available free of charge. Distances: Marciano della Chiana with all kind of shops at 1.5 km, Cortona at 20 km. 380 sqm (18+4 persons) Ground floor: 2 kitchens with dishwasher, microwave, oven and fridge, lounge with large fireplace, satellite TV and internet, dining room with table and chairs for 22 people, 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower en suite suitable for disabled people, 2 double bedrooms, 1 bathroom with shower with washing machine, 1 bathroom with tub. First floor: 3 double bedrooms, 4 bathrooms with shower and 1 bathroom with bath tub Jacuzzi, 2 suites each one with double bed and small sitting room with double sofa bed, terrace. 20 mts far from the villa there is a small cottage (that is rented only with the Villa) composed of one double bedroom with satellite tv, living room with cooking area and bathroom with shower. Mosquito curtains and fans only in the bedrooms.