Trequanda: This wonderful typical for Toscana region real estate situated non far from Pienza is on sale. The property consists of the main house, guest house, land of 4 ha and a swimming pool (7x12m). Although it was constructed in 1879 the estate has still its beauty of that century. The house has three floors and the walls are built with usage of typical Tuscan material – tuff. The property is buried in verdure – flowers, plants and different kinds of trees. This complex was specifically built not to miss the blossom and fragrance of these marvelous landscapes. The main house, guest house and the swimming pool are connected by gorgeous scenery – a real piece of art. The swimming pool is also surrounded by verdure. Besides between the swimming pool and quest house there is a wonderful pergola with a large table for 20 persons for arranging dinners.
Location. The classic Tuscan road, which runs through the olive fields and oak groves, leads to this wonderful place. It is remarkable that the road is not asphalted and it is so typical for Tuscan rural area. It is also possible to see from the hill an amazing monastery of St.Anna where the famous movie “The English Patient” was filmed.
The main house. The house with the square of 300 m2 is divided into two parts connected between each other. All materials for interior decoration were reincarnated from the materials which were taken from the old ruined houses. Thus the decoration includes ancient red bricks, age-old chestnut beams and pipes of the seventeenth century. All iron details, which were made by gifted blacksmiths from Pienza, give to the house more old-age atmosphere despite of its modern comfort and practicality.
In the first part of the house on the ground floor there is a dining room with ancient fire place and two functional built-in cabinets with doors in cherry-tree of the 7th century. And beautiful large windows with the marvelous green view complete the interior.
The guest bathroom which is situated near the small kitchen was recently restored. On the first floor right behind the ancient door in walnut the cozy closet, which can be used as a box room, is hidden. In the spacious living room there is the functioning fireplace of the 7th century which was modernized with the heater. The window frames are made of chestnut, the windows are heat-resistant and noise insulated, although this is not needed.
On the second floor there is an wardrobe which can be easily converted into another guest room by adding a couch.
There were added the spacious closets to the wardrobe. The entrance to the ample bedroom with bathroom is decorated by marvelous ancient doors.
The second part of the house on its ground floor has a roomy hall with beautifully made wood stove, light living room, accompanied by Tuscan kitchen. Also there are a small living room and a bedroom with a bathroom and a cellar. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, a studio and a bathroom.
In the guest house there are spacious light bedroom with bathroom and a glazed verandah in English style, a kitchen (hidden in a handmade cabinet) and a small living room.
Land. The real estate is surrounded by 4 ha of land with vineyard and olive trees.
The location of this house is very convenient. It is situated between two medieval towns and one can easily and fast (15 - 60 min) reach such famous places as Pienza, Bagno Vignoni, Montalcino, Montichiello, Montepulciano, Petroio, Castelmuzio, Siena, Arezzo, Firenze, the Etruscan seaside and wonderful Rapolano thermae.