The Villa del Cuculo, (280sqm, 10 people, 5 double bedrooms, 6 bathrooms), has been recently renovated and refurbished while maintaining the characteristics that make the ancient rural residences of the Tuscan countryside unaltered.
With great care, the character of the old substance was preserved, high-quality materials were used and Italian design was combined with regional craftsmanship.
Characteristics of the villa
- The building is suitable for staying in all seasons (classic heating and underfloor heating on the first floor).
- Very suitable for spending Christmas holidays (few tourists) and summer holidays.
- Perfect location also for weddings and promotional shootings (different offer).
- Even in autumn and winter you can enjoy the unique atmosphere and landscape with the evergreen forests of cypresses, pines and olive trees..
The villa is spread over two floors; the entire ground floor has an ancient and precious terracotta floor with two living rooms, a large fireplace, a dining room, a well-equipped open kitchen with marble cladding, a bathroom with shower and two splendid panoramic windows.
A washing machine and a freezer are located in a small annex.
On the first floor of the villa there are 5 double bedrooms, all with their own bathroom / shower, toilet, underfloor heating and continuous parquet flooring.
The exterior of the villa
Outside the villa there is a 2000 sqm garden, a wonderful loggia with lounge and panoramic view of the surrounding hills, an organically managed 10-hectare olive grove, a 6 × 12 m non-heated swimming pool flanked by an old restored barn equipped with kitchen and toilet.
The structure is also equipped with a large covered parking for 5 cars.
Access to the property is guaranteed by a private road with automatic gate and video camera leading directly to the house.
VILLA DEL CUCULO
5 bedrooms each with its own bathroom and toilet, 4 × 2 single beds, 1 double bed (2mx2m), max 10 people
Open area, with ancient Tuscan terracotta flooring throughout.
4 double doors (glass) that lead to three different outdoor seating areas: two of which are covered by a large loggia, with lounge and dining table.
2 lounge areas inside the house: 2 sofas (for 10 people) with an antique fireplace in the back of the house / 2 chaise longues in the central part.
1 dining table for at least 10 people with 2 large panoramic windows (2mx2m) and a fantastic view over the picturesque village. Open and well equipped kitchen (12m²) with Carrara marble top and induction hob, Nespresso machine, large worktop (trolley with marble top).
Open staircase, open corridor, 1 guest bathroom with shower.
Open corridor, parquet everywhere, even in the bathrooms (one exception: tiled floor).
Mosquito nets on the 1st floor (in all bedroom, bathroom and corridor windows).
5 bedrooms, each with its own bathroom and shower: 4 bathrooms with WC, 1x4m / 2x3m (glass shower cubicle), including 1 bathroom 1x11m (shower curtain, incl. WC) with additional designer bathtub and Italian tiles; 1 further open bathroom with brick shower / curtain and brick toilet / curtain.
4 × 2 single beds, which can also be used as a double bed with zip mattress.
1 large double bed 2x2m (not divisible into single beds).
Panoramic view (360 °) on the Tuscan hills, olive groves, groups of cypresses and a picturesque village. Towards the town there are partly “privacy and protection from the wind” consisting of cypresses. Large covered veranda: with dining table (max. 8 people) and living room overlooking the village. Outdoor dining table for 10 people with an unobstructed panoramic view of the Tuscan hills.
Modern and cozy outdoor lighting around the whole house (wall lamps) and lighting of various gardens and swimming pools. Lawn / playground on three sides of the house.
The property is sloping on 3 sides, protected on one side with a hedge.
Private road, protected by an electric gate (camera).
Ample parking (5 car shelters with rain covers).
6 mx 12 m, 10 sunbeds and 5 umbrellas.
Old antique summer house with a small and simple kitchen (only 2 simple cookers),
built-in fireplace for grilling, 2 dining tables (10 people in total), 1 toilet, outdoor shower,
Pool area surrounded by fence and bushes (lockable). Attention no 100% child protection: never leave children unattended!
The VILLA DEL CUCULO is a NON SMOKING HOUSE.
Included: gas, water, electricity, heating in winter and transitional periods, towels, bed linen, pool towels, air conditioning in each bedroom / kitchen and dining area, final cleaning and cleaning once a week.
Internet, Sonos sound system throughout the house, TV.
Washing machine and freezer in a small side building, separate ice machine (required).
Guests’ arrival time: Saturday from 16:00pm to 19:00pm.
Departure: Saturday no later than 10:00 am
Any exceptions only if agreed before booking.