A charming apartment on an historic Tuscan farming estate
- Sleeps 4
- 2 bedrooms
- Swimming Pool
While Casa Virginia is an excellent choice for two families or groups of friends, it can easily be let as separate units and Virginia B is one of the first floor apartments that faces south down its own lawned garden and has wonderful views across to the wooded hills and cypress avenue of the estate. This property has classic Tuscan farmhouse features, with airy rooms, terracotta tiled floors, wood-beamed ceilings and attractive farmhouse furniture....
Situated in exceptionally picturesque countryside, Montestigliano has all the characteristics of the classic Tuscan Great Estate: avenues of cypresses, vineyards, olive groves, woodlands and neat, cultivated fields. The estate buildings form a small complex with some farmhouses, the villa and agricultural buildings in a beautiful position on top of a hill, with extensive views of the surrounding countryside. Wide, sandy floored cypress lined avenues traverse the forested hills of the estate, often terminating in belvederes at the most impressive viewpoints. Through the tangled woodlands, across the cultivated plain below, one can see Siena and the Chianti hills in the distance, and there is a rare abundance of wild flowers and animals.
An external staircase leads up to a small loggia which which guests in the two Virginia apartments share and find a pleasant place for sitting out. The second door leads into Virginia B's living room with two sofas and a dining table for four. A doors off the living area lead to the bedrooms, a double and a twin/double, both furnished with country antiques and attractive fabrics. A compact, but well-equipped kitchen sits beyond the living area, well lighted thanks to the lowered dividing wall separating the two rooms. A newly refurbished shower room shared by both bedrooms is just off the kitchen. In addition to the shared loggia, guests have an expansive front lawn bordered by grapevines and a pergola furnished for dining al fresco.