PODERE CAPANNE DI SOPRA. 2 Villas, 3 rooms and 6 persons each. Overlooking Montepulciano valley,Tuscan countryside,quiet,secluded,panorama.
Sleeps 6 persons, Stonehouse of 90 m2, restored in 1990, it is the result of successive works on the original tower dating back to 17th century.
Tucked into the hillside, with perfect views across to Montepulciano, the house has 2 levels. On the ground floor, there is a lounge with fireplace in the centre of the house. From here you have access to the 3 bedrooms: 1 double, and 2 twins. One of these has en-suite bathroom with shower. The other bathroom has a bath-tub.
Wooden stairs lead to the upper floor, where there is a large kitchen/dining room with a fireplace for barbecues. Access to the kitchen is also through a terrace equipped with iron chairs and table.
Another terrace, shaded by a pair of old oaks, looks over the valley. Throughout, the house has period furniture from the owner's family.
Stonehouse, sleeps 6 people, about 130 m2, restored in 1999. It enjoys a splendid view towards south and west with large hay for sitting outside.
A entrance ground floor with 3 entrances, with french windows to the garden. It has a brightly and well equipped kitchen ( gas machine with oven, fridge, fire place-barbecue, washing machine), with store room besides. The kitchen leads into a double-room lounge with a Tuscan fire place at one end, furnished with antique pieces of furniture and many sofas and armchairs. A small toilet is available at ground floor.
Stone steps take to first floor which has a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bathtub and a splendid view over Montepulciano valley. The other 2 twin bedrooms share a bathroom with shower. Wrought iron beds, old rustic furniture, small wooden toilet mirrors, doors and in wall- wardrobes have been chosen according Tuscan country tradition. The house is airy and bright all day long. Central heating is available.Panoramic space outside equipped with sun-chairs and iron-made chairs and table.ouse has central heating, and sun loungers in the garden.
Farm Capanne di sopra is situated on a slope at 450 meters of altitude, covering a 5 hectars hilly surface, with an olive grove and a small vineyard, which give an “extravergine” olive oil, and a Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG red wine.
The two stone farmhouses of the property have been nicely restored in accordance with Tuscan traditions, and carefully furnished with owner's family pieces.
The two houses are independent and assure absolutely privacy to residents. The houses are fully equipped for six persons: in the kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms.
There are barbecues in the kitchens. The houses have: drinkable water from public utility, instant hot water, mobile telephone, washing machines and central heating. Baby cots and high chairs. There are a number of sun chairs and iron made chairs and table to dine outside. A USB key is available for Internet 3G access.
To preserve the character of the site, the owners chose not to build any swimming pool. In any city nearby there is a public swimming pool.
About 400 meters from the paved road, the site remains secluded while accessible only via a private driveway, ensuring that you'll be staying undisturbed, in the midst of olive groves, vineyards and woods. There is a parking area at the entrance of the property.
Historical and cultural sites nearby: Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Cortona, Chiusi, Monte San Savino, Siena, Arezzo, Perugia and Lake Trasimeno which are all only within 75 minutes drive. No more than 1/2 hour drive away you will find The thermal spas and bathing at Chianciano, Bagno Vignoni, Bagni San Filippo and Rapolano and there are 3 public swimming pools within 10 kilometers.
You need a car to get there. Montefollonico provides basic services ( food shops, post office, bank, pharmacy, restaurants, and sport bar), and is situated at 7 kms from Montepulciano and 5 km from Torrita di Siena. Take A1 Highway ( Autostrada del sole). The closest Railway station is at Chiusi, on the Roma – Firenze line, about 25 km away. At reservation we will forward you a detailed road map and driving-instructions.