Perfect For Families: Luxury Villa In Tuscany In Peaceful Valley, Cortona Province
Peschino is a private holiday villa in an idyllic location on the Tuscany Umbria border, Italy. The villa has been recently renovated to a high standard and is stylishly furnished. Located in the region of Tuscany, the border with Umbria is a couple of kilometres away.
The closest town is Trestina (in Umbria) where you will find shops and restaurants. There is also a good pizzeria in Lugnano and and excellent trattoria serving local dishes in Valle Dame, a few kilometres away.
A six bedroom house that sleeps up to twelve. Casa Peschino (Little Peach Tree) sits on the lower slopes of a quiet, wooded farming valley that is part Tuscany, part Umbria. It is approached by a kilometre of farm track through fields of sunflowers, tobacco, trees and wild flowers.
Just 3 kilometres away beyond the small village of Petrelle is the border with Umbria where the old custom house still stands. The house is completely private and not over-looked. It has recently been renovated and furnished to a very high standard with all modern comforts. It has lovely views and a very peaceful position.
Kitchen, dining room, living room, utility room / WC bathroom
The house is entered from the drive into the ground floor where at the front of the house is the kitchen, immediately to the left. This well equipped and roomy kitchen has a 5 ring gas hob, electric oven, fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave and bread-maker, plenty of cupboard space and work tops.
A doorway leads to a dining room extending over the width of the house with french windows at the front and back. The large dining table can accommodate 12 people. A doorway at the far side of the dining room leads to the utility area with washer-dryer and a WC. At the back of the kitchen is a comfortable sitting room with sofas and armchairs, TV and french windows to the back garden. There is a door here to bedrooms 5 and 6 and bathroom 4.
- Bedroom 5: double bedroom
- Bedroom 6: 2 single beds
- Bathroom 4: shower, wc, basin
Living room, bedrooms 1, 2, 3 & 4, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite)
Stairs at the back of the ground floor dining room lead up to a second sitting room with sofas and easy chairs and a large wood-burner in the fireplace. At the front end of the living room is a door leading onto a small loggia with external steps down to the garden and pool area.All the bedrooms have beautiful views over the fields and wooded hillsides.
- Bedroom 1; double bedroom with queen size bed and en suite shower room.
- Bedroom 2: double bedroom with en suite bathroom.
- Bedroom 3: two single beds
- Bedroom 4: single bed and one pull out child’s bed suitable for baby or young child
- Bathroom 3: bath with shower over, wc, basin
Swimming Pool & Gardens
Outside is a stone pizza oven, barbecue and outside dining furniture. The swimming pool is 10 x 5 metres and has a thermal cover which extends the swimming season.
It has a stone tiled surround and there are sun-loungers. The garden is planted with shrubs and flowers and has lovely views along the valley.
Peschino Weekly Prices In UK Pounds
The Umbrian town of Trestina is 15 minutes drive by car and has shops, supermarkets and restaurants. The medieval walled Tuscan town of Cortona is a 30 minute drive along one of the most scenic roads in the area.
There are villages and restaurants within 10 minutes’ drive, nearby Petrelle has a bar and Lugnano and San Pietro a Dame have restaurants.
Map showing the location of Peschino, a holiday villa in Tuscany
Visit Tuscany & Umbria From This Holiday Villa
There are many day trips possible from Peschino to the surrounding historic and cultural centers of Umbria and Tuscany. As well as Cortona, within an hour you can visit Perugia, Deruta, Assisi, Arezzo, Sansepolcro, Gubbio, Montepulciano, Città di Castello, Montone, Anghiari, Monterchi Monte Santa Maria Tiberina and other hill towns.
Siena and Orvieto are about an hour and a half and Florence is ninety minutes by car or on the fastest train.
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- Villa location: near Falzano and Petrelle, Cortona region, Tuscany Umbria Border
- 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms +wc, sleeps 12
- Swimming pool
- Wifi (satellite system with limited use), satellite TV
- Visit: Cortona, Montone, Città di Castello, Sansepolcro, Siena, Perugia, Assisi, Arezzo, Perugia, Florence, Siena, Spoleto, Montefalco
- Bed linen, towels supplied, please bring pool towels.
- Central heating, when needed, is an extra charge
- To book, one third of the rental is required – rest within 2 months of rental date
- £300 returnable housekeeping deposit per week