Farmhouse with animals, wine, woods and pool
- Countryside; Properties; Local Products; Family Holiday; Farmhouse; Apartment; Volterra and Valdicecina
At the centre of an area characterized by a rich repertoire of historical, architectural, artistic and archaeological heritage in the territory of Volterra and by many other reasons of interest like the handcrafting of alabaster and the use of geothermal energy, on the rolling hills of the Valle dei Fosci rises thI farmhouse: country settlement of the Maffei, bought in 1516 by The Inghirami. Salvator Rosa, his wife Lucrezia and his son Rosario were often guests in the villa that was then built there.
Two-roomed, it is composed of a double bedroom, a single bedroom and a full bathroom. The single bedroom is equipped with a cooking area with a small fridge, a stove, a tap and dinnerware.
Apartment Nord it is 80 square metres large, It includes 3 bedrooms (sleeps 5+1), a large living area with a kitchen and a dishwasher.
Apartment sud, its surface is of about 80 sqare metres, it is composed of: two double bedrooms, one single (with a possibility of an extra single bed), two bathrooms (both with shower) a huge living room with kitchen, dishwasher and a wide terrace with gazebo.
Apartment Est is l150 square metres; bright living room that is directly connected to the kitchen and dining room, three bedrooms (sleeps 6+2) this apartment includes two bathrooms and a terrace, with a lovely view on the Tuscan countryside.
Apartment Ovest, is about 150 square metres, and includes three bedrooms (sleeps 6+2), two bathrooms, a huge livingroom with fireplace and a spacious kitchen.
Children and adults may visit the farm animals, the horses and the wild boars. In the centre of our farm stands the old stone house, split into various apartments of different sizes and the swimming-pool among the tuscan hills.
the farmhouse is located in a landscape of breathtaking beauty near Volterra, in the middle of the Berignone forests, and of Tatti, a natural reserve.
The pool measures 16x18 metres, and the poolside features an ample gazebo for those who prefer to relax in the shade, as well as cots and deckchairs for those who enjoy sunbathing. Near the pool is also a playground for your children.
- Pets allowed
- Facilities for the disabled
- Educational farm classes
- Traditional products available for purchase
- Credit card accepted
Not far from the building is a vast stretch of land that is dedicated to the breeding of numerous farm animals. In carefully fenced areas it is possible to observe various species up close, including horses, sheep, goats, hens, peacocks, rabbits and hogs. This is a true strength for our business, as it enables our guests to experience the true country life dimension which has become so difficult to find today. Among our other offers is our Fattoria Didattica, for a more direct and in-depth approach to our animals, especially for children. We finally remind you that pets are always well accepted at our farm.
- Theme and water parks
- Natural parks
- Museums and galleries
- Artistic and historical sites
Sport and activities:
- Horseback riding
Even within our farm you will be able to enjoy hour-long walks, and beautiful rural views. For the most demanding guests there are paths through vineyards and olive groves that can lengthen the walk to half a day or a full day, while if you want to keep fit by jogging, the area is full of possible footpaths: all you will need is your legs!.
Our streets are the home of touristic cycling, from town to town or farmhouse to farmhouse there are paths and streets for everyone that will take you to the discovery of ruins, villages, towns and cities enjoying immense landscapes which will remain with you forever.
From September to December in our farm’s woods and the ones surrounding the farm, we reserve unique experiences for those who love mycology or are culinary fans, The flora of the forest is composed mainly of Quercus ilex, Quercus pubescens, Quercus Leccis, Pineo Pinus, Arbutus unedo, and gather there in abundance: Amanita Caesarea, Amanita rubescens, Amanita Ovoidea, Fulva Amanita, Boletus Aereus, Cantarellus Cibarius, Macrolepiota Procera, Russula Aurata (for beginners: eggs, porcini, chanterelles, drum sticks, doves). Company experts are always present in mushrooms and a mycologist who will help in sorting when you need it.
-The farmhouse is at the heart of historic Tuscany. It is12 km from Volterra, 23 km from San Gimignano and Colle Val D'Elsa, 60 km from Siena, 70 km from Pisa, and 80 Km from Florence.