Citta'di Pieve - Perugia, Italy
Villa Pulciana is a recently renovated stone and brick farmhouse, great care was taken to preserve all its original and traditional Tuscan features like wooden floors of beautiful old oak and ceilings with chestnut beams and terracotta tiles.
The refined and elegant furnishings add to the villa's charm giving it warmth and comfort.
Villa Pulciana sleeps up to 14 +1 people on confortable king beds and is composed of three floors; this is really adept for groups of relatives or friends but in the same time offers large spaces for a personal privacy also.
The ground floor has an entrance through an attractive arched porch, original walls and arches of brick and stone, vaulted ceilings and rustic floor tiles. It is divided into an ample living area to relax and read with stereo, tv sat and a fireplace, a sofa and 2 armchairs. There is also full equipped kitchen and a large table, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with showers.
The first floor is characterized by a loggia with a beautiful panoramic view of the surrounding countryside. There is living area with a sofa and 2 armchairs as well as a large dining table which accommodates up to 16 people. A fully equipped kitchen with 5 rings, dishwasher, fridge, oven provides all you might need to cater for 16 people. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on this floor. In the living room there is tv sat and a fireplace also . This floor is characterized by a large loggia with a beautifull panoramic view of the surrounding country side; furnished with a lounge, 2 arm chairs and another large table.
The top floor boasts a large lounge area with a TV sat and game tables, Chester sofa, dvd and fireplace. There are 2 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. There is also a full equipped kitchen and sculptur table.
All the windows have fly screens.
Villa Pulciana is located in a panoramic position, overlooking the beautiful hills of Umbria and Tuscany. Very close to the historic town of Città della Pieve, situated right at the Tuscan border, where one can experience traditional life as well as admire the works of the painter Pietro Vannucci, otherwise known as Perugino. The town has amenities and shops including supermarkets, a chemist, hospital and police station.
Città della Pieve as well as offering artistic itineraries , has historic and folck festivals, cultural and gastronomic events troughout the year.
The grounds of the Villa are extensive and offer various facilities: barbecue and owen for PIZZAS, wicker tables and chairs and a stunning infinity-pool situated in a sunny position in the middle of a vineyard, basketball, volleyball and bicycles.
SWIMMING POOL: The swimming pool is open from the last Saturday of April until the first Saturday of October, located in a carefully manicured garden 50 meters from the villa. It measures 15 x 5 m, with a depth of 1, 30 m. The area bordering the swimming pool is terracotta pavement.
PLEASE NOTE in the event of unusually cold weather the owner reserves the right to apply a charge for using the heating on a "pay per use" basis as this is quite expensive in Italy.
OTHER SERVICES ON REQUEST:
_ Traditional tuscany and umbrian dinner made from a local Chef served directly in villa. The Chef will prepare the various dishes chosen using vegetables that are grown and picked fresh from the garden.
_At lunch you can book a real 'pizzaiolo' who make pizza for you in the villa's garden.
_Cookery class with a local Chef inside the villa or in the garden.
_Wine tasting visits in some local caves to know the fantsatic world of Italian wine. You will can go to visit some of the most important caves of Italy and Tuscany.
_Fantastic tours through villages of Umbria and Tuscany and historical cities as Firenze, Roma, Perugia...
(All your tours can be with a translator and/or a guide)
_Horse riding lessons.
_ Catering for some kinds of events: weddings, birthdays, parties...
Single Family Home with 2 levels
7 bedrooms, 6 baths, 5400 square feet
King, King, King, King, 2x Twin, 2x Twin, and 2x Twin
15 guests maximum
1 hour by car
Beautiful views of Umbria's rolling hills
Activities of Interest
- Wine Country
- Wine tasting sessions and tours to the various vineyards and cellars of the most important wineries in Umbria are an easy drive from the property.
- Hiking paradise with great countryside trails all accross the region.
- Visit the nearby historic town of Monteleone with its original medieval boundary walls and beautifully preserved northern gate and "Torrione" (Big Tower) offering wonderful views of Umbrian and Tuscan countryside.
Places of Interest
- For the art lovers this region is perfect with amazing pieces to be found in nearby towns including art treasures from Piero dela Francesca, Perugino and other Renaissance masters.
- The cultural and artistic gems of Siena, Arezzo, Assisi and Todi can be reached in no more than an hour by car.
- The magnificent basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is not far.
The villa and surrounding country side were everything we wished. Beautiful, very comfortable home. Odilla was a perfect host making sure all our needs were taken care of. The nearby town of Citta della Pieve was very enjoyable as were all the close by towns in Tuscany and Umbria.”
- 40"+ TV
- Air Conditioning
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Pool
- Satellite/Cable TV
- Washer & Dryer
- Wireless Internet