Villa - La Torre (8+0): Villa near Firenze in Toscana, Montaione
Villa - La Torre (8+0)
Our Villa has been built on the rests of one of the watch towers put in defence of the town of Volterra and belonging to the Pucci family who has been ruling this area for centuries. Part of the original tower is still visible as it has been carefully preserved during the restoration works. The strategic position allows incredible unobstructed views over the valleys and the town of Volterra from the many large windows of the villa and from the grounds included the amazing pool terrace. The villa has been magnificently restored with great attention for all the details and the result is a luxurious and refined atmosphere where tradition perfectly melts with all the modern appliances and the deliciously romantic furnishing. The Villa is 270 square meters and it extends on two levels. It sleeps 8+1 in 4 bedrooms with 4 ensuite bathrooms with shower. You enter the villa directly into the living/dining room which is spacious and bright thanks to the large arched windows overlooking the garden and offering extraordinary views of the countryside. This welcoming room has comfortable sofas on one side and a wooden table with chairs on the other side. Large French doors open onto the covered terrace equipped with wooden table and chairs to eat outside and a barbecue is also provided. The large fully equipped kitchen has a central useful working table and provides all the necessary to prepare your meals included cook top, toaster, coffee machines, oven, fridge with freezer and dishwasher. The Villa has 4 bedrooms each with ensuite private bathroom. On the ground floor there are 2 bedrooms and the other 2 bedrooms are on the first floor. Two bedrooms are double and the other two are twins but beds can be put together. The bedrooms benefit from a superb view through their large windows or French doors making the rooms bright and airy. This welcoming environment is completed by high quality wooden furnishing and romantic upholstery creating an elegant and luxurious ambience in keeping with its historical origins. The villa is provided with air conditioning throughout, WI-FI internet connexion and window screens where possible. Cot and high chair are available upon request. GARDEN & SWIMMING POOL The villa has a front and lateral paved terrace equipped in part with table and chairs to eat al fresco and the other lateral sitting area is perfect to relax while enjoying the enchanting nature surrounding. The big (2000 mq)perfectly manicured garden is beautifully embellished with pots of colourful flowers and various typical plants. The garden area has several corners where you can simply spend time on your own or quietly read a book. The swimming pool (6 x 12 meters and 1 to 1.40 m deep) is located on a lower terrace enjoying unobstructed views over the valley covered with olive groves and pointed with hilltop villages included the fortress of Volterra which dominates this gorgeous landscape. The pool area is equipped with sun beds, sun lounges and sun umbrellas.