The villa is immersed in a large property that produces organic extra virgin olive oil and wine. The owner is very proud of his production and will let you taste it. Located on the top of a hill, there is an amazing view over the Arno valley. The villa is completely secluded, with a panoramic swimming pool surrounded by a completely fenced-in green park. You will have the opportunity to taste local products, including fresh vegetables from the organic vegetable garden.
All kind of services can be organized, like extra maid service or a cook that comes in the Villa to prepare a delicious Tuscan meal exclusively to your party, upon request. Complete linen sets are provided upon arrival, including pool towels, kitchen, bed and bath linen. Extra change of linen can be arranged by request. A washing machine is at your disposal in the house.
The living area is really spacious, divided in three environments where to seat for a glass of Chianti wine and chat with friends or family by the fireplace in a really fascinating atmosphere. Two French doors open directly to the front patio, where tables and chairs are available for outdoor meals, appetizers or a barbecue party by the pool.
The large arched door opens to the kitchen that is fully equipped with a professional 6 burner stove and electric oven, an American style refrigerator and freezer, original stone sink from the last century, dishwasher, American coffee maker, toaster and a brand new set of cookware and table ware necessary for all kinds of menus. The counter in the centre works as an eating table as well as the place for a cooking demonstration in the villa (upon request).
Behind the kitchen you have a splendid dining room in warm colours with open fireplace, flat screen SAT TV and DVD. The massive wooden table and antique style chairs seat the whole group together, up to 8 people.
On the ground floor you have a guest bathroom decorated with a charming original stone sink and hand painted ceramic plates on the wall. This bathroom has a WC, sink and bidet and a washing machine.
An external stone staircase leads you to a cosy balcony with a breathtaking view over the green rolling hills, a nice place where to seat with a nice bottle of Prosecco (the sparkling white wine) or a book to relax looking at the sunset. Insides there is also a wooden staircase up to the first floor, both will take you to a large living room that used to be the old kitchen, with the original perfect working open fireplace.
All 4 bedrooms stay on the first floor. Each bedroom is furnished with a queen size double bed and antique wooden pieces of furniture and paintings made by the owner’s daughter, an art student in Florence. Both rose bedrooms, each one with an original wrought iron double bed, share the rose bathroom, fully equipped with a shower box, WC, bidet and sink.
On the left side, you have the blue bedroom, with en-suite bathroom fully equipped with a brand new shower box, sink, WC and bidet.
The green bedroom is the largest one, furnished with an elegant massive wooden double bed, two original Tuscan style wooden wardrobes and en-suite bathroom with shower, WC, sink and bidet. All bedrooms have large windows, overlooking the green Tuscan hillside.
The private swimming pool is located in a panoramic position surrounded by olive groves and offers a breathtaking view. A stone terrace around the pool will make your sunbaths very comfortable and clean. The pool area has sun-beds, deck chairs and sun umbrella at your disposal. The place is absolutely secluded and you will enjoy complete privacy.
The property is located only 2,5 km from a cosy Tuscan town, where you find a grocery and two restaurants. The medieval town of Ambra is distant 7,5 km (10 minutes drive). Here you find kind of shops, pharmacy, gas station, groceries and a street market once a week. Within 1 hour drive you can reach Siena, Arezzo or Florence. BUCINE is at the doors of Chianti and its wineries, only 30 minutes drive.