Ancient, welcoming former barn which has been recently restored preserving its original architectural features and the beautiful terracotta-tiled floors. This 1-hectare property is entirely fenced and it is situated in quiet and panoramic location just outside the small medieval town of Laterina, in the Valdarno region. The house offers a lovely furnished portico, a private pool and nicely furnished interiors. The location of Casa Marco is ideal to discover the beautiful art cities of Tuscany and northern Umbria.
The owners lives in a farmhouse, approx. 5 m away.
The access to the property is via an unpaved but well-maintained road.
Distances: food shops 600 m away, Laterina with general stores 1 km, Arezzo 19 km away, the lovely town of Cortona 48 km away, Siena 55 km, Lake Trasimeno (beaches) 65 km, Florence 60 km away, San Gimignano 77 km, Volterra 120 km away, Lucca 145 km, Pisa (airport) 161 km, Rome (airport) 245 km away.
At guests’ disposal: outdoor areas (lawn) with above-ground, octagonal-shaped pool (5 x 5 m – depth 1,2 m – open from 01/05 to 30/09), open-air shower (cold water), furnished portico, barbecue, bread-oven, playground for children. Wi-fi internet connection is available upon request (free of charge). Laundry (washing-machine) available.
Parking within the grounds.
Extra Services: Baby bed and high-chair available upon request (€ 40,- / per week for both). Maid service available by arrangement (€ 12,- / per hour payable on site). Pets are allowed by paying an extra charge of € 50,- / per week (payment on site).
Upon request the owner can organize daily excursions, museum visits and restoration classes. In addition it is possible to request breakfast service and nice Tuscan dinners to taste recipes of the local tradition served in a charming room with fireplace overlooking the garden.
The property owners run a small farming estate near Siena producing olive oil and wine (DOCG "chianti colli senesi") available to be purchased.
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Ground floor: living-room (TV sat.) with dining area, double sofa-bed, kitchen corner (oven, microwaves) and access on to the outside, double bedroom, bathroom with shower.