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BEAUTIFUL INDEPENDENT VILLA IN TUSCANY WITH DELUXE POOL PERFECT FAMILY

Luca

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Sleeps16
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms7
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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BEAUTIFUL INDEPENDENT VILLA IN TUSCANY WITH DELUXE POOL PERFECT FAMILY

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms7
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 7 bedroom holiday villa in Sansepolcro - VILLA FERRAGUZZO

Chateau / Country House, 7 Bedrooms, 7 Baths, (Sleeps 14-15)

This antique lovely holiday villa, with private pool is situated in Tuscany , in the hills above Anghiari , surrounded by softly rolling hills, cultivated fields, and woodlands that bear witness to the strongly agrarian character of Italy through the centuries - a past which has marked the land as clearly as it has shaped the people who continue to work it.

Located twenty minutes drive east of Arezzo, the property is in easy reach of towns rich in art and history, including Sansepolcro (birthplace of Piero della Francesca and proud keeper of some of his most famous paintings), Anghiari, Monterchi, Citerna, Città di Castello, and Caprese Michelangelo. Slightly farther afield, but still within day-trip range are Florence, Assisi, Gubbio, Cortona, and a chain of sanctuaries built by Saint Francis and his followers, who sought out wild places of great natural beauty in which to meditate and give thanks.

Off the beaten track of the mass tourist market, this property, is nevertheless, at the center of Renaissance Tuscany, offering easy access to the hill towns, museums, craftsmen, restaurants, wine and specialty food shops that make this part of Italy so famous. Its particular appeal is to offer a tranquil country setting, yet with many of the conveniences offered by a well-run country hotel, including short distance from a country road, and a range of possible services and facilities, such as nearby tennis courts, swimming lessons, horseback riding, mountain biking, guided museum and artisan tours. On the grounds are a playground for children and a bocce court.

Excellent children's facilities: On request pram, travel cots, baby baths with head rest, high chairs, potties, sterilising units, food processor, baby listeners and play pens can be provided. Baby sitting available (please book at least 48 hours in advance) Certified horse riding centre specialised in children's lessons nearby.

The house combines the traditional materials of Tuscan farm architecture - huge, chestnut beams, terracotta floors, stone and painted plaster walls—with all the modern conveniences. The spacious rooms have been furnished with classic Tuscan furniture, made from chestnut and wrought iron, including family pieces that recall an earlier era of Italian country life. In order to offer choice in price and size of accommodations, Villa Ferraguzzo has been divided into three separate apartments for groups ranging from 8-14 people, with prices adjusted accordingly.

It is handicapped accessible. The Lido and Luca who own the house live in the neighbouring village and will be around to make sure you have everything you need.

Each also has a full-service kitchen with dishwasher, and is outfitted with fine linens, towels, hairdryers, and kitchen equipment. In addition to the main house, there is a separate, restored farm building nearby that includes a large country kitchen, living and dining space with open fireplace for parties, birthdays, anniversaries, and other celebrations. Discounts are available for people wishing to celebrate important events at Villa Ferraguzzo.This Countrhy house is ideal for family groups as it is composed of several smaller villas. It is a comfortable well-furnished property with an excellent position for sightseeing trips to both Tuscany and Umbria.

Upon request, our cooks can prepare meals at the house, allowing guests to experience the pleasures of traditional Tuscan cooking in comfort and seclusion. The owners of Villa Ferraguzzo can also organize cooking courses at the Buitoni estate near Sansepolcro (the Buitoni family being internationally famous for pasta production) their 18th century villa provides an elegant reminder of the glories of Italy - past and present. A further glimpse of the rich popular traditions of the area are provided in Villa Ferraguzzo's small museum, which contains a collection of photographs of peasant life and work in the surrounding valleys.

Situated in the midst of approximately 74 acres of farmlands and forests, the house is surrounded by spectacular, ancient oaks shading meandering stone walls, terraces and flowered walkways that create a welcoming park-like setting, perfect for outdoor barbecuing, dining and lounging. To the side of the house, is an elegant 18 meter by 6 meter swimming pool, providing a beautiful retreat for both relaxation and exercise after a day of sightseeing and shopping in the nearby hill towns.

Spring is the best period for an extraordinary experience in the Tuscany countryside, Ferraguzzo is the perfect location for walking, biking in the nature, shopping in the factory store of Prada and Gucci, visit the main Italian city as Siena, Florence, Rome, Assisi, Gubbio, Pisa in maximum of 100 km.

Keywords: Rental Perfect for Holidays at ‘ Ferraguzzo’ Luxury Self-Catering villa, with services,easily reachable by car, an old independent stone farmhouse,with deluxe pool, tennis court, panoramic terrace and balcony.

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Suitability:
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Luca (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2006
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Speaks English, French, Italian

About Luca

Here we are, Lido and Luca,

We have given a lot of thought about what we would do in the homes we inherited from our great-grandparents - old Tuscan farmers bound to this land. We had initially planned to sell them but then we realized we would regret this decision terribly. Renovation on the houses was done and we thought it would be nice to share all of this with our guests: the lush countryside surrounding the house and some good wine thus reflecting the simplicity of our lifestyle.

So we worked patiently to make Villa Ferraguzzo into what you see today. We are happy to offer you a place with bright sunlit rooms, large gardens, swimming pool plus numerous sport activities or simply organize your holidays, anniversaries and weddings.

Above all we wish you a warm welcome!

Luca purchased this villa in 2004

Why Luca chose Sansepolcro

You can live in a Country house which is part of the old world, with stunning views from the windows. The museums & picture galleries in Florence, Siena, Perugia, Arezzo and Sansepulcro are in easy driving distance - 5 minutes drive.The Sansepolcro's Museum is one of the museums most 'visited Tuscany the formation of the rich art collection many centuries ago and contains the unique masterpieces of Piero della Francesca, Della Robbia, www.museocivicosansepolcro.it. The Anghiari music festival in July is just one of many great classical and jazz events, in April and May arts and crafts market . The vineyards are outstanding,the cellars of San Gimignano or Greve in Chianti are easily reached by car . THE POOL is a very Olympian 16m x 8m and is 1.5-1,90 m in depth and has roman steps that are perfect for relaxing on and taking in the views

There is a shaded paddling pool with toys for small children and babies.

What makes this villa unique

It is a wonderful time to holiday here. Walk in the Appennini mountains, enjoy breathtaking views, amidst beautiful alpine flowers. If a leisurely holiday is more your style, lounge by the pool or visit Toscana and Umbria excellent towns . Alternatively the area offers horse riding, guided walks, sailing and golf. Truffles, mushrooms and Chianina an great food, incredible wines

Cooking lessons with professional chef or Umbrian Tuscan -housewives: learn how to make your own typical Umbrian/Tuscan dishes.

You will need to give three days notice prior to booking.

Min 4 max 14 persons Fashion Outlets: Within an hour’s drive, you can find Italy’s top fashion labels, as well as designer labels from all over the world. Among the names are Prada. The Mall (an outlet covering many designer names), Gucci

Try before..buy! Lido and Luca will organize your unforgettable italian wedding in their indipendent tuscan villa. Stay for 1 week in April or September to try the hospitality of the family and if you proceed with the wedding booking the entire stay cost will be refunded! A presto.

Valtiberina offers an extraordinary environmental and cultural patrimony which makes this area an interesting alternative to traditional tourist destinations: a corner of Tuscany where Art and History meet Nature. A unique territory under an environmental and landscape profile, a sequence of breath taking views which are immediately and universally recognized.In Valtiberina, just the same as in other regions of Italy, between the 10th and 12th centuries, was the typically medieval phenomenom of “incastellamento”, that is the construction of castles (from Latin castellum or castrum). Economic development, the consequent rise in population but also the unstable situation which arose from the progressive decline of the Carolingian empire favoured the transformation of scattered villages from previous centuries into a new form of settlement, more compact and organized like fortified villages which w

Guestbook comments from the manager

Des propriétaires adorables, une maison magnifique avec 7 vraies chambres et 7 vraies salles de bains avec W.C. + 2 cuisines équipées, le tout dans un calme absolu et dans une région superbe, à voir et à revoir. Bref, tout le confort. A conseiller vivement, vous ne serez pas déçus et même les restaurants conseillés par les proprios étaient très bien et d'un excellent rapport qualité/prix.
May 2014
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

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Beautiful Independent villa in Tuscany with Deluxe Pool perfect family
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Beautiful Independent villa in Tuscany with Deluxe Pool perfect family
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Sansepolcro Anghiari - Sansepolcro area
Krokstadelva, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
5

OUR FANTASTIC SUMMER HOLIDAY 2011

  • 5 out of 5
Last autumn my wife and I started talking about the summer holiday 2011. We started looking for a house to rent in Tuscany and she found Villa Ferraguzzo by “accident”. This villa looked too good to be true but she submitted a price request immediately. This villa was just what we had in mind as the whole family, ourselves, our two sons and their families, wanted to go. Three flats with seven bedrooms meant that we also could have visitors.

Arriving in Rome in the afternoon and heading north towards Villa Ferraguzzo in the dark was a new experience as the road signs and the GPS didn’t marry up as expected. At 2 o’clock in the morning we arrived Villa Ferraguzzo. Luca and his dad Lido were waiting for us and gave us a warm welcome.

Waking up the next day was nothing else but fantastic! The villa, the garden, the pool, the surrounding areas, everything was beyond our expectations. The photos on their website do not serve the villa right! It took us a couple of days to wind down and to understand that we were as close to heaven as we possibly could be still being alive. It is a quiet place and the only noise that could be heard was a few cars on the road close by and some tractors out on the field. We heard the birds singing and the wind blowing gently in the trees. Our grandchildren had a fantastic time, mainly in the pool, enjoying every second of our two weeks stay.

If you are looking for a place to recharge your batteries, Villa Ferraguzzo can be recommended!

Villa Ferraguzzo even has its own restaurant in the adjacent building. This restaurant is open on request and they served very good typical Italian food.

Luca and his dad Lido doesn’t know the word no. They are doing whatever possible to make the holiday as comfortable as possible. Whatever your request is, they fix it. They were around every day, either to make sure that the stay was as perfect as possible or to cut the lawn, clean the pool or any other maintenance required.

Luca organize whatever you want to do, either a trip to see all the fantastic towns in the surrounding areas, a course to learn how to make Italian pizza or anything else such as a visit to a wine producer in Chianti. Luca did also organize a taxi to Arezzo and the train for the departure of our friends.

Thank you Luca and Lido, you brought our holiday experience to a whole new level! We will be back without a shadow of a doubt!
  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
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Beautiful Independent villa in Tuscany with Deluxe Pool perfect family
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Sansepolcro Anghiari - Sansepolcro area
Carlsbad, California (San Diego County) USA
5

Fantastico!!!

  • 5 out of 5
We stayed 12 days at Ferraguzzo and had a wonderful time. Everything was perfect! The villa is well maintained. The rooms are all beautifully appointed and very spacious. The pool and outside grounds were spotless. Luca and Lido were wonderful hosts and were very helpful with each and every request.
Our son is in a wheelchair and the villa is quite accessible! We had 11 people in our group and Ferraguzzo has plenty of space for everyone!! I would recommend this beautiful villa to everyone! We look forward to a return visit!! Grazie Luca e Lido!!!
  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Beautiful Independent villa in Tuscany with Deluxe Pool perfect family
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Sansepolcro Anghiari - Sansepolcro area
UK
5

Great second stay – thank you!

  • 5 out of 5
We’ve had a lovely relaxing time, Great views and loads of clean fresh air. Breakfast ‘al fresco’ was a real treat. Beautiful rooms and grounds, great hospitality. Thank you
  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  People with Disabilities
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Beautiful Independent villa in Tuscany with Deluxe Pool perfect family
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Sansepolcro Anghiari - Sansepolcro area
UK
5

Very wonderful time

  • 5 out of 5
"We’ve had a wonderful time relaxing here and sight-seeing – thanks for sharing your enthusiasm and love for life in Italy. You could not have been more welcoming to us – the house were perfect. Thanks Lido and Luca for a great holiday. "
  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2011
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Florence ,Perugia, Pisa, Bologna, Roma
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Anghiari, Citerna,Sansepolcro
Nearest Ferry
18 Kilometres
Arezzo
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Antognol Golf Umbertide ,Città di Castello
Nearest Train
18 Kilometres
Arezzo
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
Arezzo
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Anghiari, Sansepolcro, Fighille
Nearest Beach
108 Kilometres
Rimini, Riccione, Milano Marittima,
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Countrhy house Villa Ferraguzzo
Car: not necessary

Also you can have a lot of service; from private dinner in villa, to private guided excursion in mountain bike, road bike. We organise excursion during day and night in the Appennino forest for animals and wolfs sighting, horse riding, wine and oil tasting.

Luca organize significant birthday or anniversary with all your friends and family , special price for all .

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Sansepolcro, Anghiari - Sansepolcro area

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
Autmn & Christmas
28 Sep 2014 - 27 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
€2,000
for 7 nights
€2,000
 
 
May 2015
1 May 2015 - 30 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,800
for 7 nights
€2,800
 
 
June 2015 Buy Now
31 May 2015 - 27 Jun 2015
7 night minimum stay
€3,000
for 7 nights
€3,000
 
 
Summer
28 Jun 2015 - 28 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
€3,850
for 7 nights
€3,850
 
 
September 2015
29 Aug 2015 - 26 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
€3,300
for 7 nights
€3,300
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€2,000
for 7 nights
€2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee €50
Notes RATE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE ACCORDING TO THE NUMBER OF GUESTS
The visit to the cellars of Chianti is free
RATE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE ACCORDING TO THE NUMBER OF GUESTS
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Sansepolcro in Anghiari - Sansepolcro area

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Dialup Access
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , PHONE
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , +PHONE
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , +PHONE
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , + PHONE
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , + PHONE
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , + PHONE
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , + PHONE
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , + ENSUITE
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , + ENSUITE
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , + ENSUITE
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , + ENSUITE
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , OR 2 SINGLE BED + ENSUITE
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , + ENSUITE HADICAPED
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , + ENSUITE
  • King size beds (7) 180-195 two king bed to the flat earth ; three king beds to the mezzanino plan , Queen size Beds (2) 180 cm in addition in two rooms , Child Beds (1) a baby cot, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) In the salon sofa.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Barbeque, bowling green, archery, mountain bike, lake for fishing, games for the children, private and covered parking, ping pong, calcio balilla, near thennis court available,Vespa Piaggio.
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