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This country house has a total surface of 340 sqm, it's composed of two buildings and dates back to the 17th century when it was built by a Florentine Sculptor.
It has been restored with a great care of details, furnishing it with antique pieces and typical terracotta floors and wooden beams. A charme of past times with all modern comforts. It sleeps 12 guests in 6 bedrooms, most of them with ensuite bathrooms, air conditioning and ceiling fans.
The main house has a designer impressive kitchen with a stone fireplace and all appliances needed for a comfortable stay: fridge/freezer, gas cooker, electric oven, dishwasher and a large dining table ideal for breakfasts. Adjacent to the kitchen a large sitting/dining room whose main point of interest is the antique fireplace (working and firewood is provided). This room is equipped with a music system and a Satellite Tv.
On the ground floor there are also a double bedroom (not air conditioned), a bathroom with shower and a laundry room with a washer and dryer.
From the dining room a staircase heads to the first floor, where there are a master bedroom discharging onto a terrace and with a study area with internet access, this rooms has an en-suite bathroom with bathtub shower head and handheld shower. Complete this level a double bedroom with beautiful views over the countryside, off the room a bathroom with bathtub and shower. Both rooms are air conditioned.
The annex has three additional bedrooms as follows: one double/twin bedroom on ground floor with walkin cupboard and french doors opening on to a small terrace. From this room a few steps lead to the second double bedroom and a bathroom with bathtub with shower head and handheld shower. On the split level, the master bedroom, this one too with a sunny terrace, along with a bathroom with bathtub and shower head and handheld shower. All bedrooms are airconditioned.
A very peaceful setting of 20 hectares for a tastefully decorated villa with outdoor areas and a large swimming pool equipped with parasols and sun-beds.
From Villa Federica all most famous Chianti towns and wineries can be easily reached, along with Florence, less than an hour drive, San Gimignano and Siena, all very close for a day out.
Pool and annex overlook a gentle stream running at the bottom of the valley and the overall atmosphere is of a very quiet location perfect for relaxing and enjoying the good wine of the area.
A very important feature is that this villa is completely fenced with a locked gate, not to understimate for families with small children.
All outdoor areas have table and chairs, to enjoy the beauty of this environment. The west-facing front of the house has a covered portico and a sitting area. There is also a wood burning oven for delicious pizzas and a BBQ.
Caretaker lives nearby.
Pool measures 10 x 5 metres and is 1,2 metres deep. It's open May to October