Le celle del Farinaio is a beautiful house, which was recently restored and it is situated only 6 km from the old Etruscan town of Cortona, and just 8 km from Lake Trasimeno. The property, completely fenced, is’ situated on a hill (350 meters), near a small church which dates originally back to Roman time and it is surrounded by woods. There is also a fabulous panoramic view over the vast and fertile Valdichiana. The church and the relative rectory are located on the adjacent property but they are closed and unused.
The cells of the villa Farinaio is situated in a beautiful hilly which overlooks the valley below and it is surrounded by green woods of our own property where you can find numerous hiking trails with different difficulty levels for taking a walk. The villa is completely fenced to provide security to the guests and to their four-legged (pets) friends. You enter the property trough an automatic gate and in the large square you find two covered car parkings. Trees and secular oak trees create shade and cool areas, so you can relax in the Tuscan hills; bushes,flowers and a pond with fish, frogs and water lilies create places of tranquility and relaxation.
The garden is very neat. There, you can find lemon trees, flower pots, stone walls and all this is finished with rest areas, benches and chairs where you can enjoy days of rest. The property is located in a position, which permits you to organize trips to the most important resorts of Tuscany and Umbria.
At guest’s disposal there are bicycles and a ping-pong table.
The use of the pool is exclusive for the apartments and the villa. It is open and running from June to October. It’s measure is 9.50 x 4 and it has a constant depth of 1.50 m. The entrance in the pool is facilitated by a roman ladder. The pool is located just above the villa in a dominant position over the valley and you can find there an hammock swing, deck chairs, parasols, sun shower, which are set in a natural context of a particular dressing House where you can also find a fridge, a stereo (hi fi), and lights if you want to have a swim at night. You find also near the pool a trampoline with a diameter of 3.50 meters and a little gym.
You will find a large green solarium where you can sunbathe or relax yourself in the stilness of the olive trees and oak trees.
Le Celle del Farinaio is suggested as a villa for about 10/12 people but can also be rented separately as it is composed of two houses totally independent (BOSCHETTO and CHIESINA), which can each accommodate about 5/6 persons.
From the porch you enter a large room with an entrance where you can find a desk, two chairs and a computer with internet access via usb. Separated by an arc, you passe to a big room and there is a large corner sofa and fireplace,satellite TV, cable box, DVD player, hi fi, with an extendable table with chairs; Separated by a stone arch you enter a built-in kitchen area with a table, chairs and equipped with all accessories.The kitchen leads to a hallway and, therefore, to the bathroom where you can find a shower and curtain. Even more from the hallway you can pass to a laundry room where you can find a washing machine, a sink and freezer in the cockpit. From the kitchen, you can accesse, through a doorwindow, to a terrace where you can find a gazebo with a conversation table , a wood stove, a barbecue, a sink, a table and benches for outdoor dining, sunbeds and a porch swing for a perfect relax.From the living room / kitchen, using the stairs, you arrive to the first floor where you can find a doublebedroom with access to the outside through a door that leads to a terrace with a table and chairs; a bathroom, another bedroom and a bedroom with a single large bed and with access to the balcony overlooking the Val di Chiana.There is a Tv in every Room and also mosquito nets.
You enter the apartment from the porch arriving, in this way, into a living room connected to the kitchen in a large single room separated only by a large brick arch of terracotta. When you cross the threshold of the door, you enter a large room and there are located: a table with chairs, two armchairs, a fireplace, a satelliteTV decoder, dvd, stereo ( hi fi) and a wine cellar stocked with selected wines; when you pass the central arch, you enter the built-in kitchen and a spacious living area equipped with all the accessories for a simple and comfortable living.You can find there a wood stove with a little oven attached to the stove for the cooler evenings. From the kitchen,through a hallway, you can get to the bathroom where you find a shower with a curtain, and you can get also to another room used as a laundry with a sink and a freezer as well. From the kitchen, you can accesse, through a doorwindow, to a terrace where you can find a gazebo with a conversation table , a wood stove, a barbecue, a sink and a porch swing for absolute relax. From the living room , using the stairs, you arrive to the first floor where you can find a doublebedroom with access to the outside through a door that leads to a terrace, a bathroom with a bathtub another bedroom and a bedroom with a single large bed and with access to the balcony overlooking the Val di Chiana. There is a Tv in every Room and also mosquito nets.
- Qualified chef for dinners or Tuscany themed cooking lessons.
- Tour Guides for the most beautiful places in Umbria and Tuscany
- Additional Housekeeping
- Baby sitter
- Guide to hiking or shopping or for wine tours troughout wine cellars
- Sale and tasting of olive oil, wine, honey and jams from own production.
SERVICES & ACCESSORIES
• Washing machine • Dishwasher • Vacuum cleaner • Oven • Microwave • Robot Kitchen • American Caffè • Toaster • Satellite T • DVD player • Stereos Hi-Fi system • Garden forniture • Barbecue • Fridge -Bar (first floor) • Parking • Internet access • Pool • Mediaset Premium programming.