San Casciano dei Bagni Villa Rental Photos and Description
A former farmstead restored into a charming country home.
This beautiful country villa is a perfect location for a family holiday and to gather some friends in this romantic and charming corner of Tuscany. .
Set on a smooth hill , it has a 360° view, overlooking the medieval castle of Fighine, the skyline of Città della Pieve, Mount Cetona and the ancient Chiana valley.
Hidden at the end of a private, winding dirt road that gently climbs the hill, Montefreddo di Sopra offers a secluded and exclusive location.
The original part of the house is a former Medieval watch tower built by the Republic of Siena to control the borderland with the State of the Pope. In the century a farmhouse has been adjoined to the tower.
This villa has been restored and decorated in 2009 by the Bologna family and features an armonius blend of traditional and contemporary amenities.
Montefreddo is a country haven, where without renouncing to comfort you will enjoy the proximity to Nature and to all the benefits 'she' has to offer.
GROUND FLOOR: large living area with fire-place, dining room open into a big, country style well equipped kitchen with fire-place, laundry , guest bathroom.
FIRST FLOOR: family room, 1 double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; 1 twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom, 1 double bedroom, 1 single bedroom (French bed), 1 bathroom.
Washing machine, dish washer, microwave oven, coffee machines (American Coffee and Espresso).
GUESTS HOUSE.It offers 2 bedrooms (each with ensuite bathroom) with kitchenette and a nice, romantic loggia that overlooks the castle of Fighine.
- Events Allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- limited accessibility
- non smoking only
- pets considered
About Francesco e Olivia Bologna
The Bologna family moved in the area in 1785 after purchasing a large amount of territory in the south part of the Granduchy of Tuscany. Since then they have been living in the area, managing the farming estates.
In the centuries the large property has been divided within the different brothers in smaller farming estates. Tenuta Montefreddo is one of the farming estates and it is now managed by Francesco Bologna, who is proud to continue the work of his ancestors. he now lives in the estate with his wife Olivia and their children.
Francesco e Olivia Bologna purchased this villa in 1785
Why Francesco e Olivia Bologna chose San Casciano dei Bagni
Francesco and his family are deeply linked to this land that offers every day the magnificent exhibition of Nature. Here they have their roots and their memories and it was quite natural for them to choose to restore the estate farmsteads, offering the possibility to others to come and stay here, enjoying the beauty of the place.
What makes this villa unique
Tenuta Montefreddo is a secluded and exclusive location with a marvellous hilltop view. The silence, the atmosphere, the breeze.... all will all contribute to relax your mind and spirit.
The house is elegantly furnished and each detail will contribute to make you feel at home.
Everybody at the estate will do his best to make your holiday unfortgetable and unique.
Olivia, an experienced tour guide of the territory, will welcome you and will help you to get acquainted with the area. For those seeking to visit the hil top tonws of the area, knowing their history and learning about their monuments, Olivia will provide the necessary information. She will also suggest the wineries for wine tastings, organize cooking classes, art and photography courses (also for children), or yoga classes with professionals.
Nico, the house keeper, will make sure asverything is ready at the house for the arrival, looking after every detail, and preparing the welcome breakfast basket with the delicacies of the territory
During the week, she will come every day for housekeeping, delivering grocery shopping upon request.
A home chef is available upon request to cook during the week or just to prepare a dinner for a special occasion.
Last and certainly not least, our guests will receive a bottle of the extra.virging olive oil produced with the olives grow on the olive trees of the estate.