Sleeps 8,4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
his This stone farmhouse near Cortona was thoughtfully renovated, preserving its antique charm and equipping it with all comforts. It has a lovely rose garden, cypresses, cedars, olive trees and fruit orchards, lawns and rustic garden on the upper terrace where the pool is located.
Vacation Property Details
This villa in Tuscany offers a wonderful view of Cortona and the surrounding countryside. The charming furniture reflects the owner's very personal and tasteful style, which combines her English background with the local Italian style resulting in an elegant and cheerful atmosphere.
This villa near Cortona is set back 150 meters from a local road which leads to Umbria, and the handsome stone walls enclosing the grounds offer total privacy. The lower garden has table and chairs for outdoor dining. Lavender, broom, and rosemary are found in the upper garden near the pool. Have a glass of "Bianco Vergine" – the local white wine of the Val di Chiana under the wisteria on the side terrace, while watching the sunset.
Formerly a 16th C watch tower with four floors , Lavanda now has three floors. The ground floor has a large fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher and breakfast area, bathroom/laundry room, dining room, and living room featuring a stone fireplace and French doors opening onto the garden.
The first floor has a double bedroom, a single bedroom with extra bed and a bathroom with tub.
The upper floor has a double bedroom and a twin bedroom and a bathroom with a shower. The last bedroom has a double bed, size 1,40 mt. There is also a library with English books, where a CD player is available.
Summary - Bedrooms:
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Double or matrimonial beds
- Bedroom 2 - 1 Double or matrimonial beds
- Bedroom 3 - 2 Single beds
Bedroom 4 - 1 French bed ( small double)
- Independent heating system
- Washing machine/Laundry
- TV, Satellite TV,DVD player, Hi-Fi
- American coffee machine
- Mosquito screens
- Baby bed
Included/Excluded in Price
Included: Linens & towels, 10 hours maid service/week; taxes, power and water consumption, bed and bath linens.
Not included:(payable locally) Final cleaning: € 250 Maid service: € 10.00 per hour Cook: € 12.00 per hour
on request:,/b> Optional: cook €15/hr + groceries, add. maid €10/hr, Internet key €20 for 40hr.