Three Bedroom First Floor Apartment Castiglion Fiorentino
Giaggiolo R2 is a spacious apartment on the first of the manor house on a fully restored Tuscan hamlet situated in a gorgeous position on a hilltop. As the house is built of a slope, the apartments entrance is accessed via its own terrace and garden perfect for relaxing and dining al fresco. A pathway through the grounds leads to the estates lovely pool area which has a large heated swimming pool and hydromassage tub surrounded by lawns with flower beds filled with Mediterranean plants and enjoying a wonderful panoramic view.
The Giaggiolo estate consists of a cluster of houses, once an ancient Tuscan hamlet, completely restored to now form apartments and two independent cottages, some of which are holiday rentals, others housing local residents. The estate which dates back to the 1600s has ample grounds and mature gardens as well as lovely views around every corner.
Giaggiolo R2 is a large apartment on the first floor of the original manor house of the hamlet. Well appointed and nicely furnished in Tuscan style, care has been taken to retain the original characteristics of the house such as such as beamed ceilings and the different levels of the rooms connected by steps. The apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, a living room with dining table and chairs and a sitting area with settee and armchairs set around a traditional fireplace. There are three comfortable bedrooms (two doubles and one twin) each with their own bathroom with bath tub or shower. As the house is built on a slope, although the apartment is effectively on the first floor is opens onto its own terrace and garden area furnished with table, chairs and barbeque creating the perfect spot for an al fresco meal.
A short walk through the grounds of the estate leads to the pool area which is surrounded by lawns and enjoys a really lovely view over the valley. The large swimming pool (15m x 8m) is heated and has plenty of space around it for relaxing. There is a gazebo for shade and also a separate hydromassage pool.
The attentive owners have of course added to the comfort of your stay by providing modern amenities at the apartment including fly screens, hairdryer, washing machine, satellite television, WiFi internet connection and a telephone for incoming calls.
The nearest town of Castiglion Fiorentino is just 7km away and as well as having a pretty historic centre, has a good selection of shops, facilities and choice of local restaurants. When you can tear yourself away from this lovely country retreat there are the endless sights of Tuscany to see. Nearby are lovely walks with marked trails through the local countryside. The pretty towns of Cortona and Arezzo are close by, or visit Montepulciano famous for its wine. The incredible art cities of Florence, Siena and San Gimignano are lovely days out and even the region of Umbria can be explored from here.
Kitchen with cooker (4 gas rings, electric oven), fridge and dishwasher> Living room with dining area with table and chairs, sitting area with settee, armchairs, fireplace and satellite television > Double bedroom with ensuite shower room with shower, basin, bidet and w.c. > Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with bath, basin, bidet and w.c > Twin bedroom (converts to double on request) with bathroom with bath, basin, bidet and w.c and gallery floor with studio/reading area.
Central heating > Terrace > Garden > Heated swimming pool & hydromassage tub (seats 8) > Barbeque > Satellite television > Hairdryer > Washing machine > Fly screens > Wi fi internet connection > Telephone (Incoming calls and calls to reception and emergency services only) > Parking > 7km to the town of Castiglion Fiorentino.
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