Casa Prospero D is a characteristic apartment surrounded by meadows and by green hills. It sleeps four people. From Casa Prospero D you will have a fascinating view of the Tuscan countryside and of the vineyards. Casa Prospero D is 100 square meters (1076 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a shared garden and winter heating.
You will be roughly 6 km (3.7 miles) from Iesa Palazzo, where you will find a grocery store. You will find the closest restaurant at 1.5 km (roughly 1 mile).
Casa Prospero D is located on the mezzanine floor of an ancient farmhouse. You will reach it from the garden going up approximately 15 stairway steps.
To stay at Casa Prospero D you will need a car. You will be able to park it on the premises, in a reserved parking space.
Casa Prospero D is tended by a caretaker, who resides in an apartment with separate entrance on the bottom floor.
Casa Prospero D is one of the holiday homes available in a small complex. Please find a general description of the complex below, and please scroll further down for a description of Casa Prospero D.
The Casa Prospero Apartments are part of an old hamlet dating back to the seventeenth century. The hamlet was once used as a shelter for the shepherds and the farmers who worked in the properties. The hamlet is made by several rural homes that, although they have all been renovated, preserve the typical character of the old walled country houses.
The hamlet is located in a beautiful position, surrounded by the greenery, with a splendid view on Mount Amiata and the Ombrone Valley.
In the farmhouse you will find an infinity pool, a football pitch, a volley court and you will be able to play archery, table-tennis and billiards.
The hamlet belongs to a large farm which occupies about 1300 hectares of land. Located in the Basso Merse Oasis, the farm is surrounded by the green Sienese hills. There are several farmouses in this large farm, five of which have been renovated and have now become holiday homes.
While staying in the farm, you might come across a few species of wild animals like: wild boars, deers, foxes, porcupines, roes who go to drink in the river Farma or in the river Merse, flowing in these lands.
In the farm, you will also find a restaurant, a church dedicated to Saint Philip and Saint James, riding stables where you can rent a horse for beautiful tours and an office where you can rent bikes.
Walking up along River Farma you could reach the natural baths of Petriolo where you can relax in therapeutic waters.
In the farm, about 750 hecatres of land are used as a shooting ground. There are also some fenced areas where some local vanishing species are bred in the wild such as the Maremmana cows, the Cinta Senese pigs and the Maremmana Boars. In the restaurant of the farm, you will be able to taste traditional dishes made with the meat deriving from these breeding.
You will reach the swimming pool from the garden going down a stairway which consists of approximately ten steps. The pool is 14 meters (46 feet) large by 21 meters (70 feet) long, from 80 centimeters (2.6 feet) to 1.5 meters (5 feet) deep. It is an infinity pool. The swimming pool area is equipped with a table, chairs, sun umbrellas, deck chairs and sun loungers. From the swimming pool you will have a gorgeous view of the Valley. You will share the pool with the other guests staying at the complex. It is open from the beginning of June until mid-September.
The garden is 3000 square meters (32300 square feet) large. It is partly shaded by trees and by gazebos. It is equipped with a table and chairs. The garden is shared with the other guests staying at the complex.
The furnishings of the living room are simple and comfortable. The furnishings include a divan bed for one guest. In the living room you will also find a cooking area. The kitchenette is equipped with a four-burner gas cooker, an electric oven, a refrigerator with freezer and an Italian-style coffee-maker. The dining table can accommodate four guests. In this room you will find a satellite television. The room has a window.
You will be able to enter the bedroom from the living room through a corridor. The ceiling has characteristic exposed wood beams. The room has a matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). The room has two windows.
The bathroom is equipped with a washbasin, a toilet and a shower. You will be able to enter the bathroom from the corridor.
Accommodations: Independent house or villa in small complex
The rental price includes: final cleaning; linens; towels; electricity.
Local Costs: Available upon request, if desired:heating (when needed) EUR 50.00/week.