Villa Pulciana is a superb property on three levels finely restored to a high standard, surrounded by a splendid lawn and flowers.
The house, comfortable and bright, preserves all the original traditional features such as wooden beams and cotto tiles on ceilings, original old fireplaces, typical stone arches on the living area and arched ceilings on the ground floor. The refined and elegant furnishing and the great care for every detail give to the interiors warmth and comfort. The views from each window invite the eye to stroll across the splendid countryside surrounding the building. The villa offers different areas for eating outside: the portico in front of the living area and the splendid large terrace which has also a sitting corner and spectacular views.
The refined and elegant furnishing add to the villa's charm giving it warmth and comfort.
Villa Pulciana sleeps up to 14 +1 people on confortable King beds and is composed of three floors. This is really adept for groups of relatives or friends but in the same time offers large spaces for a personal privacy also.
The ground floor has an entrance through an attractive arched porch, original walls and arches of brick and stone, vaulted ceilings and rustic floor tiles. It is divided into an ample living area to relax and read, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with showers.
The first floor is characterized by a loggia with a beautiful panoramic view of the surrounding countryside. There is living area with a sofa and 2 armchairs as well as a large dining table which accommodates up to 14 people. A fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher provides all you might need to cater for 14 people. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on this floor.
The top floor boasts a large lounge area with a TV set and game tables. There are 2 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms.
All the window have fly screens.
Villa Pulciana is located on a panoramic position, overlooking the beautiful hills of Umbria and Tuscany. Very close to the historic town of Città della Pieve, situated right at the Tuscan border where one can experience traditional life as well as admire the works of the painter Pietro Vannucci, otherwise known as Perugino. the town has amenities and shops including supermarkets, a chemist, hospital and police station.
Città della Pieve as well as offering artistic itineraries, has historic and folk festival, cultural and gastronomic events troughout the year.
The grounds of the farmhouse are extensive and offers various facilities: barbecue and owen for PIZZAS , whicker tables and chairs and a stunning infinity-pool situated in a sunny position in the middle of a vineyard, baskettball, volleyball and bicycles.
SWIMMING POOL: The swimming pool is open from the last Saturday of October until the first Saturday of October, located in a carefully manicured garden at 50 meters from the villa. It measures 15 x 5 m, with a depth of 1, 30 m. The area bordering the swimming pool is terracotta pavement.
SERVICES ON REQUEST: supplied and to be paid locally to the owner: extra cleaning (€12/person), extra linen (€10,00/person), heating (based on meter reading consumed during your stay € 4,50 m3)
OTHER SERVICE ON REQUEST:
. Traditional tuscany and umbrian dinner made from a local Chef served directly in villa. The Chef will prepare the various dishes chosen using vegetables that are grown and picked fresh from the garden.
. At lunch you can book a real 'pizzaiolo' who make pizza for you in the villa's garden.
. Cookery class with a local Chef inside the villa or in the garden.
. Wine tasting visits in some local caves to know the fantsatic world of Italian wine. You will can go to visit some of the most important caves of Italy and Tuscany.
. Fantastic tours through villages of Umbria and Tuscany and historical cities as Firenze, Roma, Perugia...
(All your tours can be with a translator and/or a guide)
. Horse riding lessons.
. Shiatsu massages.
. Catering for some kinds of events: weddings, birthdays, parties...
Suitability: long-therm renters welcom, events allowed, children welcome, non smoking only, limited accessibility, pets considered.