Villa Magnolia is located in a lovely village 4 km from Fiesole. Florence which is 9.5 km from here, is just a 20 min drive. Trains and buses to Florence are also available at the village. The location of the villa is andnbsp;great to make day trips around the Chianti area, Siena and Lucca. You get to the Firenze Sud exit of A1 Milan-Rome Highway in 15 min by car. Tennis courts and golf courses are nearby. You will find a Supermarket, ATM Machine and a Pasticceria in the piazza nearby.andnbsp; Villa Magnolia sits majestically in a garden with an orchard, floral plants and herbs. The view of the hills surrounding this place is something to remember! It is an ancient villa that has been restored with a fine balance of tradition and modernity. The furnishings of the villa reflect an old-world charm combined with a splash of chic elegance. The villa is built on 3 acres of lush green grounds and is split into two levels. The drive is through a picturesque road that ends at the electronic gates of the villa leading on to a charming driveway lined with cypress trees.andnbsp; There is a terrace with a nice view at the entrance of the villa. The first floor has the roomy, well-lit living and dining area which is marked by a typical Tuscan fireplace, wooden beams and huge windows. The artistic dining table can seat 14 people. The state-of-the art kitchen is furnished with elegant cutlery, crockery, linen, a double sink, and marble countertops. The modern appliances here include a refrigerator, microwave, espresso machine and a dishwasher. There is a smart breakfast/snack counter with two bar stools. The 4 spacious bedrooms are also located on this level. There is one 1 master bedroom, which is more of a suite - the entire area has air-conditioning. Then there are 3 huge double bedrooms, each with remote controlled fans and air-conditioning. The bedrooms are all equipped with screens and are furnished with the choicest bed linens and towels, made in Italy. All bedrooms have modern en-suite bathrooms set with heated towel racks, hairdryers and bathrobes. Of the five, three bathrooms have double sinks. There is an additional 5th bathroom for guests with its own washing machine. There is also a modern and airy Laundry room provided with all utilities. The study room has a wonderful collection of books on Tuscany and Italy. It also has a TV, CD and DVD players, internet, phone and fax. Apart from the terrace at the entrance, the villa has two more terraces. One in the upper gardens - it is a pergola with a space for dining. There is also a Tuscan barbeque and marble counter with sink here. There is another terrace at the pool side, which also serves as a good option for alfresco dining.andnbsp; The well-maintained garden is embellished with pretty floral plants. There is a fruit and herb orchard that boasts of a huge variety of fruit trees and different types of grapes. Herbs like Rosemary and Sage are grown here. The entire Villa Magnolia including its garden is a non-smoking area.andnbsp; andnbsp;
Additional amenities include: private chef, voicemail, babysitter, restaurant nearby, currency exchange, bar, wine tasting on estate, wake up call, pc, pets allowed, heating, airconditioned, horse riding nearby, local markets, breakfast, cd, high chair, cot on request, handicap accessible, bycicles warehouse, fly screens, cot, beauty center, deckchair, laundry, hair dryer, no smoking, bicycles on estate, satellite connection....Read more
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