Il Giardo in Chianti
This home is the former and ancient sighting tower Lucolena Castle, dating back to 'year 1000, became in the Renaissance period station stop along the way post between Siena and Florence and' were recovered and expanded as a typical country house. Immersed in the Tuscan colors of the forest, with magnificent views of olive groves and vineyards of the Chianti Classico area, Il Giardo, and 'situated in a dominant position and confidential, which is ideal for those who enjoy the utmost privacy. Peculiar and 'proximity to the small village La Pescina and its central position in relation to city' historical-cultural such as Siena, Florence, Arezzo, San Gimignano. Being situated inside a reserve and 'strong presence of the typical fauna of the hills of the possibility' of being in close contact with animals such as wild boar, deer, deer, squirrel, porcupines, buzzards, woodpeckers, jays.The house is all built in stone and in the central part breathes a 'medieval atmosphere still present details of its history. To get there, entering into the woods, it runs for 1 km and an ancient Roman road (AURELIANA) that connected the cities' of Florence and Siena. You will find in the hills around the property, the more 'traditional culture and tradition with old Tuscan farmhouses, farms, vineyards, olive and chestnut trees. The house has two floors and is 450 sq.m. The first floor contains the entrance, a small bathroom, a living room, a double bedroom with sauna, bathroom with shower and a covered terrace. Another bedroom with double bed, single bed, bathroom with shower and bathtub. From the room you exit into a large open terrace with wonderful views across the valley. On the ground floor there is' a library, a large lounge with fireplace, dining room, kitchen, an ironing room / laundry room and a bedroom with bathroom. There is also an attic with two single bed and a double sofa bed. Externally the house has a large paved area, furnished with tables, chairs, armchairs, sun beds to be used for lunches, relaxing, reading. The park is divided into many terrace and offers space for all kinds of entertaiment, sports and games. Anessa the house there is an outbuilding (former barn) with a gym on the ground floor and one bedroom ( double bed ) with bathroom at the first floor Please be advised- we rent on a week to week basis, beginning on Saturdays at 3:00pm and respectfully asking each guest to depart by 10:00am on the following Saturday. If you would like to rent the property for multiple weeks, we would be happy to accomodate you with the same start and ending times for rental weeks.