Le Cannelle - A slice of Tuscan heaven, near Cortona,Sleeps: 12,Swimming Pool, Tennis Court, Location Falzano
Le Cannelle is a beautifully restored Tuscan farmhouse with some surprising contrasts!
The interior is extremely modern with a Scandinavian feel and light, high ceiling spacious rooms and comfortable luxurious furnishings.
When one enters through the electric gates into the private courtyard, one feels ensconsed in tranquillity and beauty.
The wrap around gardens offer an olive grove, an orchard, a tennis court and a swimming pool area with expansive views over the valley and towards a Medieval castle and beyond.
The Facilities and services
Cookery courses and chefs by arrangement
First day's shopping arranged by request.
Pool 22m x 8m with shower and loungers
Satellite LCD HDTV / DVD / CD
Dishwasher / washer
The ground floor of the property has both a front and rear terrace.
At the rear, the terrace leads into the kitchen and dining area and so is perfect for outdoor breakfast.
The interior dining room comfortable seats 8people.
The open plan kitchen area has everything a cook desires and is perfect for experiencing cooking courses or wine tastings.
Also on the ground floor are three spacious double bedrooms and three ensuite bathrooms.
The rear bedroom which is part of the original tower has its own terrace area.
The beautiful stone stairwell leads to the first floor.
Here we find the gorgeous drawing room with log burning fire.
Here also is the master bedroom with ensuite bathroom overlooking the rear garden.
There are two further bedrooms with a shared bathroom.
Unusually there is also a lovely snug for watching TV or reading and a second small kitchen area which leads onto a lovely terrace for aperitivos.
After tasting all the gastronomic eating delights Tuscany has to offer, a workout session on the tennis court could be just what is required!.
There is a well maintained driveway within the garden at Le Cannelle and plenty of outdoor parking spaces for
A haven of tranquillity, a perfect holiday retreat yet within easy driving distance of many beautiful hilltop towns and places of interest.
Nearest shops / restaurants in Trestina 5mins by car
Supermarkets at Trestina 10mins and Citta di Castello 30mins
Approximate Driving Times in Minutes/Hours
These driving times, which are based on local knowledge, provide a more pertinent indicator than merely distances
Perugia (Ryanair) 60
Ancona, Forli (Ryanair), Bologna (BA), Florence (Meridiana), Rimini (Easy Jet) 2 - 2.5 hours
Rome Ciampino (Ryanair, EasyJet), Rome Fiumicino (World airlines), Pescara (Ryanair) 3 hours
Pisa (BA, Ryanair, EasyJet, Jet2, Thomson) 3 hours
Milan (World airlines) 4 - 5 hours
Main Line Rail Station
Cortona Terontola (Rome - Florence line) 50
Nearest Villages with Food Shops
There are many in and around Cortona as well as Citta Di Castello
House book contains details of other suggestions
Promano exit of E45 (Orte-Cesena dual carriageway) 15
Cortona 20 mins
Citta di Castello, 25minutes
Gubbio, Sansepolcro. 30 - 40 mins
Assisi, Arezzo, Cortona, Deruta, Perugia, Spello. 60 mins
Orvieto, Pienza, Spoleto, Todi. 75 - 90 mins
Florence, Siena. 2 hours
Rome. 2.5 hours
Umbertide 30 (wine tasting)
Montepulciano 1.20 hours
Montalcino 1.40 hours
Golf. Antognola 45
Boating/Sailing. Lago Trasimeno 50
Fishing. Umbertide 30
Canoeing. Citta di Castello 30
Low season £3000 (7 Jan - 31st March)
Mid season £3500 (2 April - 2 July, 4 September - 29 October)
High Season £4000 (3rd July to 3rd September)
Rent includes utilities, internet access, all linen including pool towels, weekly linen change and cleaning. Additional cleaning available at renter's expense.