Spacious and bright apartment on the first floor in an early 19th century farmhouse, recently renovated and equipped with every comfort.
The house consists of a spacious kitchen-living room with a dining table and sofa, a double bedroom with bathroom and a three-bed room with bathroom. The farmhouse, a typical structure of the Leopoldina reform, is in a large park within the protected wood of the Sienese hills in front of the castle of Monteriggioni.
Monteriggioni is a medieval village-castle surrounded by high walls with fifteen towers, also mentioned by Dante, inside which there are: a very elegant Romanesque church, restaurants, bars, armor museum, small shops. From the visitable walls you can enjoy a beautiful view of the Chianti and the Val d'Elsa.
In the nearby small town of Castellina scalo (3 km from home) there is a supermarket, pharmacy and several shops useful for daily needs.
The house is outside the town so it is better to have a car (in 5 minutes you can reach the Siena Florence highway).
On foot, in 15 minutes, you can reach the bus stop to Siena or Florence near the town hall and the famous "Dell'Orso" bar.
The house is in the middle of a wide and pleasant clearing in the wood-garden from which the castle of Monteriggioni is visible.
The garden is suitable and equipped for children to play in the woods.
Its position is on the route of the famous Via Francigena in the stretch that goes from Colle val d'Elsa to Siena, the paths that made up the famous route are maintained and suitable for making beautiful walks. With one of these walks in the woods you can reach Abadia a Isola, a beautiful abbey built before the year 1000 which has greatly influenced the beauty and care of the territory with its presence.
The location is also ideal for visiting Florence (50 km), Siena (11 km), San Gimignano (33 km), Volterra (39 km) and other villages and towns no less interesting as Certaldo, Colle val d'elsa, Castellina in Chianti and all the Chianti towns.
Guests have at their disposal, in addition to the apartment with independent entrance, the garden of the house equipped with: table and chairs, deck chairs, and barbecue.
The car can be parked inside the fence that limits the garden.