Tuscan Mountain Cottage
For a true experience in a mountain Tuscany cottage, this house is what you are looking for. Located in Cerignone, it is well taken care of, comfortable and cozy, rustic and true to its original yet without forgoing modern comforts. It is part of a larger structure, all built with typical stone walls, wooden window panes, and overlooking a unique landscape of the Tiber valley.
Set on the Casentino mountains, it is only 40 minutes from Arezzo, and less than two hours driving from Florence and Siena. The area all around the property can be explored with mountain bikes that you will find at the cottage. Tuscany is one of the most scenic regions of Italy, and the location of this mountain Tuscany cottage offers a blissful territory that you can also hike through. The Italian Alpine Club has marked the trails of the area for your convenience.
The indoors are covered with hardwood floors throughout the property, and ceilings showcase splendid wood pillars and beams. All bedrooms have a full view of the facing mountains. You will find a living room equipped with a log burner, and a large eat-in kitchen with oven and log-burning cooker to cook the old-fashioned way. Of course there also is a gas cooker. The kitchen displays wonderful cotto-tile flooring. In the house there also is a clothes washer.
This mountain Tuscany cottage can accommodate two people, with an additional sleeping unit on a single sofabed, perfect for guests or children. The room can also be used as an additional living room. One bathroom with shower is located on the lower floor, and water can be heated with both a log burner or the electric boiler.
The house is very quiet. The main bedroom is set upstairs and offers complete darkness and silence for a perfect night of sleep.
The hamlet of Cerignone is mostly alive during summer days, however you will find your necessities satisfied all year round in Pieve Santo Stefano, just ten minutes driving away. Sansepolcro is about twenty minutes driving from the mountain Tuscany cottage and offers all the major services you may need.