Immersed in the green of a forest of oak trees, Casa del Bosco is located just 2.5 km from the village of Monticchiello, a small medieval town in the Val d'Orcia UNESCO Heritage. In a quiet place into the nature, the abode overlooking Montepulciano.
Casa del Bosco (House of the Forest) is a residence of 150 sqm completely renovated from an old farmhouse in a rustic style with wooden beams, bricks, terracotta floors and stylish furniture.
The property is all on one floor and consists of a large kitchen with terracotta floors, 2 sinks one of which is located within a very wide arc and a smaller one near the gas stove. The kitchen has a large oven with the possibility to insert the spit, 6 burner gas stove, microwave oven, refrigerator with freezer, espresso machine and steam machine to cook good food quickly. Immediately adjacent there is the living room with a large fireplace that during the cooler evenings can be turned on creating harmony and warmth, enjoying a good glass of wine on the comfortable sofa in masonry finished with an oak beam. On the fireplace you can cook food on the grill. It is part of the living area also a bathroom with two sinks in pretty hand-painted ceramic, leaning on an old door. From here, passing through a corridor composed of three arches in ancient bricks, the bedrooms: a master bedroom with large en suite bathroom with both shower and tub under a beautiful brick vaulted ceiling, a triple room (double bed and single bed), bathroom with shower, another room with sofa bed for one and a half in which it is possible to add a single bed adjacent to a spacious and well-organized walk-in closet. The two bedrooms have patio doors leading onto the garden. Lastly, at the end of the structure, there is the laundry room with sink and washing machine.
This house was built and fully renovated by the owner; it is treated in detail and the talent, skill and creativity have a great response in all environments both indoors and outdoors. Alessandro and Giulia (the owner and his partner) have it decorated to make it cozy and elegant, they enjoyed to use recycled materials to design a large part of the furniture, from the chandeliers made from tiles and bricks, the doors from old windows, the shelves converted from old mangers.
From the kitchen and the bedrooms you can exit directly onto the lawn at the rear of Casa del Bosco, surrounded by roses and Mediterranean plants, and on the terrace where there is a table built with an oak trunk and benches. The space is also equipped with umbrellas so they can be used even during the hottest hours of the day: it is a great vantage point from which to enjoy beautiful scenery while you consume meals and breakfasts. Visible from the rooms and the garden is also a private pond that sometimes hosts herons, dragonflies and fish. On the other side, there is the road of the forest rich in various types of vegetation such as berries, mushrooms, oak and holm oak.
Casa del Bosco has a private car park of gravel placed in front of the house. In the flower beds of stone that surround the property, including roses and lavender, there are many herbs also suitable for traditional Italian cuisine such as rosemary, thyme, sage, oregano.
Accès des voyageurs
Satellite TV, free wi fi
Pots, dishes, steam machine, microwave oven, refrigerator with freezer, espresso machine
Bath towels, hair dryer
Washing machine, drying rack, sink, iron and ironing board
Garden, dining area equipped with a table, benches and umbrella, pond, private courtyard with parking.