History and location:
The house is located in the village of Selvena fraction of Castell'Azzara, in the province of Grosseto.
And 'a country in the countryside which is 694 meters s. L.M.
Having played a role of importance in the Middle Ages to Selvena fortress rises Aldobrandesca ninth century also called Rocca Silvana of which today there are only restored and the high tower and the ruins of the two circles and walls of this old mansion.
Also in the small village stands the Church of St. Nicholas of Tolentino, building of the eighteenth century.
The location is next to the slopes of Monte Amiata (height 1. 738m); the country was known since the time of the Etruscans and Romans.
The neighboring countries are Piancastagnaio, Castel del Piano, Arcidosso, Sorano, Pitigliano and Sovana to name a few, all characterized by the high quality of food and wine being at the turn of the province of Siena and Grosseto, areas of past production of wine as the Morellino di Scansano, the wines of Montalcino and Nobile di Montepulciano.
Other points of interest are the Val d'Orcia, the Terme di Chianciano, Rapolano, Bagno Vignoni, San Filippo, Saturnia, Terme Sarteano, San Casciano and Pienza.
Among the historical figures of the country: Blessed Guido from Selvena, originally from Selvena and lived in the second half of the thirteenth century.
House "Antico Casale"
The house "old farmhouse" is located within the village of Selvena, is 90 square meters on two levels.
On the ground floor is a private courtyard with barbecue, entrance hall, kitchen and a bathroom. A living room of 30 square meters with times rustic fireplace and sofa bed fireplace, access to the upper floor is placed a spiral staircase.
On the first floor there are two double bedrooms, an entrance and a bathroom with shower. The house can accommodate up to 8 people.