Fattoria Tecognano: We offer two separate apartments in a real Tuscan "peasant (farmer), home the apartments can be rented as a single unit for large groups / families, or separately.
Location does not get any better than this. The house was divided into two independent units, but can be rented together. It 's perfect for two families traveling together, or a large family / group. You can share outdoor, barbecue, swim in the pool without being crowded.
Tecognano is one of the most beautiful valleys in Tuscany. It is located 4 kilometers from the beautiful hilltop Etruscan town of Cortona. From Tecognano there is a foot path from the Roman era that will take you to Cortona in 40 minutes.
Tecognano is very central and ideal for those who want to explore the wine regions of Tuscany or to make day trips to Arezzo, Florence, Perugia, Rome. Florence and Siena. The main highways are four miles away with a train station at Camucia 2 km away and Terontola Train Station 4 km away. (More trains at this station)
There is also a car rental agency in Terontola with village shops and services.
The farmhouse was built in the 18th century and sits on over 4 acres of private land. It 's very quiet and peaceful, with breathtaking views of the Val di Chiana. It 'been completely restored retaining all the original features: beautiful chestnut beam ceilings and handmade terracotta floors. It 's very traditional, very charming and very comfortable. There is also the ground floor, which consists of a large “play” room with fireplace, kitchen, dining room and bathroom. The apartments were named after the two families of farmers who lived in the house. They were "tenant farmers" who worked the land for the Padrone/owner.
The first apartment "The Bugossi" has 3 separate bedrooms, which can accommodate 6 people. Two bedrooms have double beds and one bedroom has two twins. There is a large living / dining room with fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom with tub and shower.
The second apartment "The Ziraia" can accommodate 4 people, there is a double bedroom, a living / dining room with fireplace (including bunk beds), a separate kitchen and bathroom with shower.
Garden / Outdoor Space:
There is a nice big garden with incredible views, outdoor area with tables for outdoor dining. There is a wood-burning oven for pizza. A few meters from the house you will find the swimming pool, also situated in a panoramic position.
Swimming pool: 10 x 5 x 14 meters, with umbrellas and sunbeds.
Laundry: washing machine, ironing board, iron.
Heating cost if furnace used at Euro 20 per day
Additional services available on request:
• Lunch: lunch and dinner. All dishes are prepared with local products.
• Lesson and tasting on superior olive oil with visit to local olive oil mill / Wine tasting with visit to local cantinaTripAdvisor property ID 3224484...Read more
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