Tuscany villas - Florence
Basic informationAvailable from January to December. Location Countryside - Sleeps 8 - Bedrooms 0 - Bathrooms 4 - Pool
is spacious and elegant house with its own private swimming-pool. It stands in the grounds of a larger, 16th-century Florentine villa built in a commanding position on the side of one of the hills that surround the Tuscan capital. The property is just a couple of miles from the centre of Florence.
Like the main villa itself, Antica Fontana has recently undergone extensive renovation and refurbishment both inside and out. Care has been taken to create an outstanding residence that combines comfort with impeccable elegance and style. Access to the house is independent of the main property and Antica Fontana has its own car park. There is a generous terrace and garden - ideal for al-fresco dining.
Guests staying at Antica Fontana can also enjoy the private swimming pool and its facilities ? the pool area is perfect for relaxation and afternoon drinks. There are stunning views across the Florence Hills with glimpses of the famous Arcetri Observatory and the rear side of the magnificent Poggio Imperiale, residence of the Grand Dukes of Tuscany from 1737 to 1860.
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The villa's layout
"Ground Floor: You come in along a corridor leading to a large dining room. It has a a table that seats up to eight in comfort. French windows lead to the outside terrace (with another table for eight) that overlooks the garden and swimming pool area. The dining room stands alongside the fully equipped kitchen. On the left, a living room with a stone fireplace and a corridor with access to the master bedroom can be found. The latter is equipped with an en-suite bathroom with bathtub, shower cabin and closet. To the left of the corridor, stairs ascend to the first floor.
First Floor: On the first floor there is a cosy sitting room known as the ?family room?. To its right a double bedroom and further twin bedroom share a bathroom with bathtub. Along from the family room there is a guest bathroom on the left
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