In the Chianti Classico area, in a characteristic ancient village…
Costa del Molino, 8, 52048 Monte San Savino AR, Italia
Podere Cuculo is a freestanding country house, located in a typical Tuscan setting, surrounded by intact woods between SIENA and Monte San Savino. Charming stone farmhouse, dating from the 16th century and recently restored, sits on a soft hill top enjoying stunning views of the hills and valleys that lead towards Siena.
Set at the end of a long private drive guaranteeing total privacy, Il Cuculo, is the ideal family retreat. Lawns surround the house and the courtyard offering the ideal location for al fresco meals.
Il Cuculo offers 4 large bedrooms, each with a private bathroom with shower, bidet, WC and sink.
800 square meter private garden for a total of 20 hectar property with woods and olive groves, rosemary, lavender and sage.
Furnished in the traditional style you will find large oak beams and terracotta tiles.
The house radiates an informal character, both very quiet and kind.
The entrance leads into the cosy sitting room with an open fireplace and comfortable sofas.
From there, you pass through a lovely bricked archway to the dining room. Some furniture belongs from many years to the family, there are some very special pieces which you will surely appreciate
Another archway leads to the kitchen with fireplace and all necessary to cook a great meal. The kitchen is fully equipped, with double stainless steel sink, refrigerator with freezer, stove, oven and dishwasher.
From the kitchen you can reach directly the large patio for al fresco dining, ideal to barbecue a delicious “bistecca alla Fiorentina” and other Tuscan tasty savouries.
Once upstairs, you get to another living room with fireplace.
You will also reach two double bedrooms each with an ensuite bathroom with shower. Plus a triple bedroom at the end of a corridor with an ensuite bathroom.
Down again … to the terraced garden where well kept lawns and lavender plants lead you to a lower terrace where in a breathtaking panoramic position there is our private pool.
At less than 10m from the villa, just below the courtyard, the pool allows you to enjoy the sun from early morning until sunset with uninterrupted views of the rolling countryside. The area is equipped with umbrella, sunbeds, tables and chairs.
The private swimming pool – 6 x 12m/19 x 38 feet – has a depth of 1.2-2m/4-6.5 feet with steps for entry exit.
The land: more than 450 Olive trees.
The property is certified as Energy Class A thanks to a system of innovative and environmentally friendly heating.