|Property type||chateau / country house|
|Minimum Stay||2 - 7 nights|
Accommodation near the private chapel( as position) on the border between the property and the little village's place(churches,shops) with a private external area in front of the pool in the garden.
Two large bedrooms:a matrimonial
bedroom (or double bedroom) and another very large bedroom (as a saloon) with hight original ancient ceiling where are a double bed or matrimonial bed with a single bed. Little internal original
staircase in the apartment not ideal for babies or old sleeps.
Farmholiday typical for the ceiling with the original stone and wood beams.
One bathroom with shower, complete kitchen-room(self cathering) with sofà and fire place.Rooms furnished with period pieces.Complete independent ancient farmhouse from 1400 elegantly decorated ,original terracoota tiles ,stone walls are plastered:two large bedrooms in total (a matrimonial bedroom) and a master bedroom (matrimonial bedroom with a single bed).Hammock in the shade of garden plants.External table and umbrella.
Paiment deposit with Bank's transfer,cash or credit card check-in.
property on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, the green shade of a pine grove, the antique villa dating back to the Seicento, dependancies, private chapel, long walls, park large swimming pool (6/15m), three typical farmhouses with indipendent external area.
Property near: Cortona, Gubbio, Perugia, Assisi, Borgo San Sepolcro, Arezzo.
Isolated in the peace of the natural park of the property but near the centre (services ,markets..)
The property and the series of buildings give testimony to various activities of the ancient farm, view of tobacco and sunflowers's country, the antique villa and dependancies, verandas opened in the park, beautiful common saloon for the guests.
The farmhouses furnished with period pieces and the fireplaces from the Seicento. The sinks are the stone lavandini of the original dwelling, the shelves in the kitchen are the original tables which the contadini placed their bread from the wood -fried ovens. The stone walls are plastered, the pavement and ceiling are in the original old terracotta tiles with wood beams. The family who lives in the antique villa is the depositary of the rural history of the place.
The apartments are adapt to receive groups or family groups but the farmholidays are ideal for the single couple on holiday. Accommodations with complete kitchen (self catering): barbecue, gas hob, refrigerator, electric oven.
The farmhouses, were built in different periods and offer a range of architectonic features:
- “Il Granaio”, constructed on a single level, is suitable for disabled guests. Built in 1860, it offers: 3 large bedrooms, a spacious lounge with sofa bed, a seventeenth century fireplace, a kitchen area, a bathroom with shower, and private outdoor space with table and chairs, umbrella and barbecue.
- “Lo Ziraio” is large enough to accommodate 2 families or groups and includes: 3 bedrooms (one of which is a double with a single bed) and 2 twin rooms, lounge-kitchen, 2 bathrooms with showers and a small downstairs toilet, and 2 separate sleeping areas with 2 independent bathrooms, The house enjoys its own independent entrance via one of the property’s tree-lined avenues, and outside you'll find a table and chairs and a barbecue.
_ The farmhouse called il Fortebraccio (2/5 guestes) with TWO very large bedrooms and one bathroom with shower.Farmhouse with fire place
dating from 1400, is in total about 70 meters .
This farmholiday called IL FORTEBRACCIO'apartment is lovely for the original
detail of the farmholiday ;a rural ancient indipendent house from '400more.
This apartment has an internal original stone staircase that you can
in the internal photos of the apartment and a very private area external as
a terrace in the garden in front of the pool's area.
It has two large bedrooms:a matrimonial
bedroom (or double bedroom)and another very large bedroom (as a saloon)
with hight original ceiling where are a double bed or matrimonial bed with a single bed.
This accommodation is on the
border between the property and the little village with a private area
outdoor in front of the pool too.There is a little internal original
staircase in the apartment not ideal for babies ,very little children or senior persons but ideal for kids. This farm holiday is typical and particular for the ancient and original ceiling with the original stone and wood beams. One bathroom with shower and a complete kitchen-room(self cathering).Fire place and rooms furnished with
period pieces.I send you more details about the Fortebraccio.
THE FORTEBRACCIO is a complete indipendent ancient
farmhouse from'400 elegantly decorated and furnished with period
pieces,original old terracotta tiles,stone walls are plastered : two bedrooms in total (a matrimonial bedroom) and (matrimonial be and one single bed ) in the second master bedroom.
Hammock in the shade of garden plants.
The complex is topped off by a lounge with a hammerbeam ceiling, a fireplace with the Vitelli family coat of arms, a veranda perfect for parties and meetings, the wine cellar, “il casciaro” (the cheese room), the bread oven and the old granary. It is a farmhouse dating back to 1882, once used to dry corn, wheat and chestnuts.
The property is the perfect place to soak up the historic, rural atmosphere, in the stunning setting of the main villa with its guesthouses and private chapel.
Each apartment is completly independent, with independent entrance, large fireplace where it's possible to cook too and fully equipped kitchen (self catering) with gas hob, refrigerator, electric oven. There is an automatic washing machine in the common laundry (a common room). Iron and ironing board.
Each apartment has an independent and single heating with counter. Baby cot or high-chair can be provided on request at no extra charge. Bedding, towels and tablecloiths are provided in every apartment. There is a beautiful dependance with the external veranda opened in the park with the ping pong table. This is a common saloon for the guests of the farmholidays. The stone walls are plastered, the pavement and ceiling are in the original old terracotta tiles with wood beams. Fireplaces from 17th Century.
The apartment called IL GRANAIO(4/5 persons) is easy access for invalid and persons wheelchair bounds.
Large accommodation suitable for family with disable persons or with baby-children.
in the green shade of a pine grove, one finds the ANTIQUE VILLA of the family dating back to the Seicento with its surrounding DEPENDANCIES and private chapel. Within the park a series of building give testimony to the various rural activities of peasant families, dependent on the family farm holdings. There is thus, 'La Tinaia' (winery), salon with a high beamed ceiling and a FIRE-PLACE with the Vitelli family coat of arms, external veranda, ideal side for parties and meetings too.
There is the cantina (cellar), the 'casciaro' (cheese room), the forno(bread oven) and an old granary .GRANAIO and ZIRAIO are into a large farm house dating from 1882, the name was originally tied to its type of roof which was, in fact, well exposed to the sun and was created as a large terrace in which were dried corn, wheat and chestnuts. Once dried, they were then gathered and deposited in the rooms and in the internal silos. The was the principal function of the building 'la terrazza', but there are still some contadini today who have memories on another time of farming activities on the Nicasi estate. In times different from today, in fact, these were also rooms ideal for the celebrating of the end of harvest,or of a birth, when one found oneself, there under the pines listening to the sound of an accordions and in the light of littlle fires lighted in the surrounding avenues.
The property has the typical and rural idea of the ancients FARM HOUSES, now confortables APARTMENTS in the beautiful view of the ANTIQUE VILLA and DEPENDANCIES. There are peace and silence, only the sounds of the country, the village and of the principal church’bells (it’is in fact into the property).
Today the FARMHOLIDAYS ( AGRITOURISM) is constituted of 3 independents FARM HOUSES or APARTMENTS of about 100 meters (1100 square feet) with a common laundry, a room for local products, a recreation room (ping pong, biliardino) and a beautiful SWIMMING POOL. External barbecues and baby park too. We are isolated in the tranquility of nature but at the some time at the center of the village , with services and stores and at only 100 meters from the sports center (soccer, tennis, boules). The apartments have central heating which allows, The ample space of the rooms makes the APARTMENTS also well adapted to groups.
The FARMHOUSES furnished with period pieces and the FIRE-PLACES from the Seicento (17th century). The sinks are the stone lavandini of the original dwelling. The shelves in the kitchen are the originals tables on which the contadini placed their bread hot from the wood-fried ovens. The stone walls are plastered, the pavement and ceiling are in the original old terracotta tiles, with wood beams. Each APARTMENT has a living room, kitchen two or three bedrooms and bathrooms with shower .
Disabled facilities Playground for children .Typical products .Television .Internet.Bowling green, Hunting, Fishing, Ping-Pong, Trekking, Mountain Bike, Tennis, Golf (30 minutes).
Final cleaning, Communal telephone, TV in flat, Heating, Acces Internet,Educational activities: Farming museum, Guided tour of the farm, Nature studies,bird watching,
Barbecue, Thermal baths nearby, Car park, Park, Beach(Trasimeno lake ).Ping pong ,barbecues,laundry, room with local products.
Trekking in the country sides (walking or bikes),visit to the green farm(cheese,vegetables,wine, chestnuts).
At only 3km Valdichiana's meat and Umbria's pork-butcher at only 500 metres.
Family reception. Pieve of S.Crescenziano:L.Signorelli Frescoes. Città di Castello Alberto Burri Collection.
Fishing and Horseback riding 4km.
Thermal baths(Fontecchio)with beauty farm 15 km.
Golf 25minutes. WI-FI area.
Ping pong, trekking.
Informations about excursion (restaurants,culture and shopping).
Convention for little discounts with local restaurants,menù with local gastronomy.
Bus stop 500 metres.
Grocery store and markets .Bowling green, Hunting, Fishing, Ping-Pong, Trekking,Ping pong, trekking.
Informations about excursion (restaurants,culture and shopping).
Convention little discounts with local restaurants,menù with local gastronomy.
Bus stop 500 metres.
Bank 10 km.
Post office,Chianina beef,
Umbria's pork-butcher for barbecue.
Hospital 20 minutes. Antiquary's objects .(Città di Castello, Arezzo).
The Agritourism is available to make a reservation activities( cooking course,wine tasting
My husband was born in the property and his family lived always there since 1400.I come from Perugia but I immediately fell in love with the wonderful sweeping views (tobacco and sunflower's acres, the mountains with forests of oak and chestnut), with the farm,the place's history and the green country side.We married in the little chapel of family and we have one child. We like to be devoted to the campaign's life and make known everything best that we loved in this area :the wonderful paradise,an ancient place where we lucky live. I and my husband worked in last years to the original farmhouses completly renovated and confortables. The village is famous for original frescoes of Luca Signorelli in San Crescentino's church and the Romanic Pieve.
The property was nearby a village and with easy access from a good road on the border between Tuscany and Umbria (only 5 km) . The borgo or farm house, the villa, the chapel and the dependence with external veranda opened in the park is completely private with long walls,the pinegrove and the meadows acres of grass for animals and without being too isolated from services, groceries and shops ..you can listen from the pool's area in the peaceful of the park the birds sing and sometimes the bells from the church ,the life of the rural villages:the community is friendly with the traditional rural parties in the countryside.
The property enjoys stunning views of the Morra Valley.. the towns of Trestina,Citta di Castello, Umbertide and easy reach as the medieval town of Gubbio Assisi, Perugia, the Adriatic coast, lake Trasimeno, Spello, Spoleto, The Caves of Frassasi, Cortona, Todi, Bevanga, The Marmore falls and Montefalco are all easy distance - perfect for day trips the medieval town of GUBBIO Montone Anghiari are attractions for the history the original side at hilltop,the superb restaurants.
Monterchi and Sansepolcre where one can find frescos by Piero della Francesca,Cortona.Florence at only 90minutes by train!
FRANCESCA ROSSI purchased this chateau / country house in 1400
Recover the originality of the details of the past in the restoration of houses and make them comfortable for the traveler. For example the cottage IL FORTEBRACCIO is the first house of the property as present of warm to an ancient person of my husband's family .- “Il Fortebraccio”, separate from the others and dating back to the fifteenth century, on the border between the estate and the town, offers one double bedroom, one triple bedroom, a kitchen, bathroom, two entrances and outdoor space with a table and chairs and a barbecue.
The property was nearby the village and with easy access from a good road on the border between Tuscany and Umbria (only 5 km) . The borgo or farm house, the villa, the chapel , the common dependence with the external veranda opened in the park is completely private with long walls,the pine grove and the meadows acres of grass for animals and without however, being too isolated from services, groceries and shops ..you can listen from the pool's area in the peaceful of the park the birds sing and one time in the day the bells from the church ,the life of the rural villages:the community is friendly with the traditional rural parties in the countryside.
The property enjoys stunning views of the Valley.. the towns with the market of Citta di Castello, Umbertide and are within easy reach as the medieval town of Gubbio( 25 minutes drive away )and Assisi, Perugia, the Adriatic coast, lake Trasimeno, Spello, Spoleto, The Caves of Frassasi, Cortona, Todi, Bevanga, The Marmore falls and Montefalco are all within an easy distance - perfect for day trips the medieval town of Montone Anghiari Monte Santa Maria Tiberina are attractions for the history ,the original side at hilltop,the superb restaurants.Nearby Monterchi and Sansepolcre where one can find frescos by Piero della Francesca. Other attractions are also close: Cortona at only 30mins,Florence- 40 mins by train. Siena - 90 mins. Arezzo- 50 mins. Assisi-45 mins. Perugia-40 mins.
HOLIDAY in refined surroundings of the village manor where time seems to stand still in the original details of the houses, in search of simplicity, the authentic flavors and the natural peace that restores everyone stays in this corner of paradise .The oldest is THE FORTEBRACCIO.
House completely independent with private terrace and garden FORTEBRACCIO for 2/5 people is just in front of the pool with a rocking outdoor private space ombreggiato.Conserva all the original details of the Italian country house is finished with antique furniture and has a fireplace functioning and an ancient ornamental stone sink of 400 .Raffinato and simple with original terracotta tiles, stone walls, two large double bedrooms and a bathroom with shower, dates back to 1400 as the year of construction is about 70 square meters, garden and driveway private table for outdoor dining, BBQ, parasol and rocking out.
In the property each house is completely independent with private garden and kitchen equipped with everything to organize themselves, in the fireplace you can make tasty grilled the prized Chianina beef in the local as well as BBQ esterno.Piano oven, fridge, kettle and TV, washing machine Laundry in the struttura.Area Wi fi in the annex .Riscaldamento autonomous with contatore.Biancheria inclusa.Dependance with ping pong table football veranda with playground.
Convention regional cuisine catering, wine tasting with cellar nearby, local produce meat Chianina IGP, IGDOP, PORCHETTA UMBRA, NORCINERIA UMBRA (sausages), LOCAL MARKETS weekly, OLIVE FARM VISITS TO THE CITY 'OF ART IS Umbria and Tuscany : GUBBIO PERUGIA ASSISI SPELLO CITY 'OF CASTLE BORGO SAN SEPULCHRE CORTONA AREZZO LAKE TRASIMENO, SIENA, FLORENCE.
WALKS IN GREEN FARM PRODUCTS, VEGETABLES, VISITS TO CASTLES AND NEIGHBORS ancient churches.
Furnishings and original finishes of the past: antiques in Citta di Castello and Arezzo.
"We spent a great week in Umbria in Fortebraccio. House and the pool are really nice + from the pool there is a nice view. Near the house is a good small shop + bar with friendly people. Also the house owner Francesca was so friendly, we really enjoyed our stay here."
Il nostro soggiorno è stato molto piacevole , nonostante l'ondata di caldo e pesanti problemi meccanici grazie alla gentilezza di Francesca marito e del figlio che sono persone assolutamente adorabile e molto disponibile! L'ambiente è molto piacevole e la piscina una vera delizia !! Ancora una volta vi ringrazio e probabilmente la prossima volta !!
We spent very pleasant time at Francesca who is very sympatic. It's a good place to find calm with your family.
Un'esperienza unica in un alloggio suggestivo e curato nei minimi dettagli.La collocazione dell'agriturismo è strategica per visitare agevolmente i luoghi piu' importanti dell'Umbria e non solo(Toscana e Marche sono agevolmete raggiungibili).
I proprietari sono squisiti!! Ho trovato un ambiente confortevole e tranquillo.Da consigliare assolutamente.
"Nous avons séjourné dans la petite maison Fortebraccio qui est très agréable, pratique, décoré avec goût et recherche dans le pur charme Ombrien. La piscine et le repos sont au rendez-vous. L''accueil de Francesca et de sa petite famille est sans pareil, toujours prête à nous rendre service et nous indiquer les visites à ne pas manquer."
"Francesca, Gerardo and Edouardo were very welcoming during these two weeks.They gave some very good advices to dicover their region. It has been too short and we look forward to see them again..."
We are in Umbria, 5 km from TUSCANY . If you come from Rome , follow the A 1 untill Orte . Follow the direction Cesena in E -45 , exit Promano, the car is essential .
Visits to the medieval towns of Umbria and TUSCANY: MONTERCHI ANGHIARI MONTONE.
Shopping in beautiful store with discount.
Antiques and collectibles in Città di Castello or Arezzo. Assisi religious tourism , traditional festivals and regional cuisine in the Umbrian village in with excellent prices in the local pizzerie and restaurants or local parties - Trekking , family atmosphere .
Discovery ART HISTORY in TUSCANY and UMBRIA..
Local wines nearby.BBQ and swimming pool .
DISTANCES from cities of Umbria and Tuscany :
Gubbio 25 minutes , 40 minutes Perugia , Assisi Spello 1 hour max , Città di Castello 15 minutes. ( Umbria ) Borgo San Sepolcro, ( Piero della Francesca) 25 minutes ( TUSCANY )
Cortona , Castiglione Fiorentino , LAGO TRASIMENO 30 minutes.
Arezzo and Perugia max 1 ora.La resort is famous for frescoes by Luca Signorelli and ALBERTO BURRI .
Long avenues of the park,private barbecue outdoor table , ping pong, local products truffle, wild boar ,cheese, the Valdichiana IGP meats (the Chianina beef) ,roast pork and pork 's products. OIL, WINE , cheese .Baby park , games for children.The coast of the Adriatic Sea ( 1 ½ hours ) or the islands of the TRASIMENO lake 30 minutes.Local weekly markets and fishing sport nearby.
Driving times from AIRPORTS to the guesthouses: Perugia(45 minutes),Florence(1+1/2hours); Forlì(Bologna Forlì)1+1/2hours,Ancona 1+3/4hours; Bologna ,Pisa and Rome,each about 2+1/2 to 3hours; The arrival: BY CAR: superstrada E-45 ORTE CESENA,exit Promano,Trestina.
BY AIR:Airport of San Francesco(Perugia),km 45. Airport Florence,km 130 . Airport Fiumicino or Ciampino(Roma) km 220. Lake Trasimeno is about 55 km: fishing, watersports, boat trips to the islands, lovely beaches, visits to Passignano and Castiglion del Lago's city. Sea: less than 1+1/2 hour by car from the property. New: Ryanair new route from London Stansted to Perugia (40 min. drive from the property). By Train: Linea Firenze - Roma: Arezzo's station. Linea F.C.U. San Sepolcro-Terni. The car is essential. DISTANCES:The property is in a large park (pine grove and opened country). Nearby the village (post-office, small shops, bars, supermarkets,places and churches). It's possible to listen ringing the bells of the village from the property. Trestina (banks, train station, shops) 15 mins by car. Città di Castello,(20 min). Gubbio, Cortona, Borgo S. Sepolcro, Trasimeno lake (30 min), Perugia (40 min), Assisi, Arezzo (1 hr by car).Rome and Florence can be reached in two and half hours by car.Florence only 60 minutes by train (Castiglion Fiorentino's station)
Forlì(Bologna Forlì)1+1/2 hours,Ancona 1+3/4 hours;
Bologna ,Pisa , Rome,each about 2+1/2 to 3 hours;
BY CAR: superstrada E-45 ORTE CESENA,exit Promano,Trestina.
BY AIR:Airport San Francesco (Perugia),km 45
Airport Fiumicino or Ciampino(Roma) km 220.
Lake Trasimeno is about 55 km : fishing, watersports, boat trips to the islands, lovely beaches, visits to Passignano and Castiglion del Lago's city. Sea: less than 1+1/2 hour by car from the property.
Ryanair new route from London Stansted to Perugia (40 min. drive from the property).
By Train: Linea Firenze - Roma: Arezzo's station. Linea F.C.U. San Sepolcro-Terni. The car is essential.
Trestina (banks, train station, shops) 5 minutes by car. Città di Castello,(20 min). Gubbio, Cortona, Borgo S. Sepolcro, Trasimeno lake (30 min), Perugia (40 min), Assisi, Arezzo (1 hr by car).Rome and Florence can be reached in two and half
hours.Florence 60 minutes by train in Castiglione Fiorentino.
The property is in a green valley at only 40 minutes by car to PERUGIA
throught the free street untill GUBBIO ,PERUGIA ,ASSISI etc
This free street is called E-45 from Roma to Cesena .You can arrive untill
Perugia after 40 minutes or after 30 minutes you can arrive to GUBBIO's
city(Umbria) but you can visit throught theis street BORGO SAN SEPOLCRO (30
minutes TUSCANY) or CORTONA(TUSCANY or max AREZZO(TUSCANY),
Arezzo is the
Roberti Benigni 's place in the film LA VITA è BELLA max 1 hour by car.
We are not up the mountains but in a green valley with a large park ,walls the principal palace
where my family lives and our chapel with the three
original farmhouses of the ancient farm .Common large dependance
opened in the park with external veranda .
The property is after a long principal wall in the middle of the pinegrove
in front of the tabacco and sunflowers countryside ,wood ,oak ,
The property is in a large park(pine grove and opened country) opened countryside but closed with three gates near a little rural village with post office ,shops,bar,supermarket,churches).Rome and Florence 2 hours by car.Florence only 60 minutes by train.