Apartments in Farmhouse, cortona, arezzo, toscana
Info and Description
The farm is situated in Val di Piele, a small valley next to lake of Trasimeno, between Toscana and Umbria.
Here you can spend a beautifull time full of nature.
You can also visit the most important towns and places of the two countries (Cortona, Assisi, Firenze, Siena, etc).
Cortona 1594 apartments are in the ancient village that is the farm...
The oldest part of the village was built as a watch tower of Pierle castle near the XIII century.
This castle was a very important fortress for Pierle valley and now it is a very important sign of the history valley.
The watch tower basis was chiselled in the rock and you can still see this hard work in the wall of the cellar.
During the time the tower became a farm house and the owner added other rooms so the house "grew".
The last part was bulit in the 1922 and it is our house.
The house restored is the rear of the village and since some years ago one part was the house of the last farm worker.
This apartment is called CASTAGNOLO because this is the nickname of this person.
The other two apartments are: one was the stable (STALLA) and the other was a TABACCAIA (a big oven for dry tobacco leaves).
In the garden, that surround the apartments, there is the swimming pool (12 metres x 6 metres 1,5 metres deep) with jacuzzi.
These three apartments are on three differt levels because the house was built as a stears to follow the path of the soil.
In each kitchen there is a stove with 4 cooker, fridge with freezer and all you need for cooking.
Each apartments has indipendent entrace and heating and there is a loundry room with a washing machine.
In the verandas and in the terrace there are tables with chairs and some sunchairs.
In the village of Mercatale di Cortona, far about 1 km, you can find: 2 banks with bancomat, two supermarkets, three bars, a chemistry, a post office,restaurant and other services.
General services:ParkingOwner presentHeatingSwimming PoolBarbecueExtra sheets changeOutdoor lightingWashing machineSheets - towels (weekly change)Extra bedDaily cleaning
Technology Services:Internet connectionWi-Fi Internet accessWi-Fi in all rooms
Terms and Conditions
- Arrival time: from 12:00 - to 16:00
- Departure time: The accommodation must be left by 9:00
- In case of arrival out of the estimated time of arrival we kindly ask you to let know as soon as possible.
Booking on request: The booking requires a deposit of 25%
Payment method accepted: Bank Transfer - Credit card
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