Ancient, 19th-century, aristocratic villa on three floors covering an area of about 1,000 sq.m. with 10 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, easily sleeping 20, excellently located in a scenic position with a large park and private swimming pool. The whole property is suitable for groups of friends or large families.
External Area and Swimming pool
Villa Sorbaiano is right in the centre of a large park full of trees and is distinguished by a wonderful terrace at its front overlooking a sweeping view of all the surrounding countryside. The rectangular swimming pool is in a scenic position, measuring 12x5m and a depth going from 0.70 to 1.50m with a tiled solarium area and with beach umbrellas and sunbeds all around as well as a shower. The guests can also use an outdoor area with a stone-built barbeque and 2 tables which can be put together to seat 20 people to eat outdoors.Interiors
The villa is on three floors, you enter from the ground floor where there is a spacious billiards room with sofas and armchairs leading directly out onto the garden, a small sitting room/study, a toilet and the laundry room. The first floor, formerly considered as the noble floor where the owners used to live, has got spacious rooms with high ceilings which are reached both from the ground floor and from an external stairway giving directly onto a large living room with fireplace and satellite TV. Moreover, there is a small sitting room for breakfast, a dining room, a well-equipped kitchen, a terrace with a scenic view, 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower, a toilet. On the second floor, there is a small sitting room ideal for conversing and 9 bedrooms: 1 double bedroom with a bathroom with shower, 1 double bedroom and a twin bedroom with a shared bathroom with bath, 1 double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom with a shared bathroom with shower, 3 double bedrooms, a twin bedroom, 2 bathrooms with shower.
The villa is part of a farm, a modern agricultural enterprise of 270 hectares of which 160 are cultivated with cereals, 70 hectares are woodland, 15 hectares are olive groves and 27 are vineyards of DOC Montescudaio. The area is very quiet and secluded, away from traffic. Slightly distant from the villa is the administration office of the farm where you can ask for any kind of information.
The villa has got wi-fi Internet connection, central heating, baby bed, high chair, car park on the property.
Included in the price are: bathroom, bedroom and kitchen linen and beach towels for the swimming pool (with weekly change), Internet connection, water, gas and electricity consumption, high chair and baby bed. If requested and to be paid for on location you can have cookery courses organized, dinners, a maid and tastings.
The swimming pool is open from 01/05 to 30/09.Activities and Attractions
The villa is in the hills which from the Etruscan city of Volterra go towards the sea, near the town of Montecatini Val di Cecina. The beaches are about 35 minutes away by car, Volterra is about 15 minutes. For those who love golf, the nearest important golf course is about 45 minutes away.
Montecatini val di Cecina (all kinds of shops) 2 km, Volterra 14 km, Marina di Bibbona (beaches) 32 km, Pisa 67 km, Siena 70 km, Firenze 98 km.