Tuscany's best: Pienza

A sublime country residence and estate rising in an outstanding position completely surrounded by Val d’Orcia’s fairy-tale-like rolling hills, immersed in luxuriant vegetation and caressed by sweet-scented breezes, the property is strategically located at just a few minutes drive from Pienza, one of Tuscany’s most striking towns, and comprises a lovely period villa as well as 6 hectares of splendid grounds, a state-of the art yoga and martial arts gym and unique saltwater swimming pool. 

Restored with the utmost loving care and taste, using all sustainable and eco-friendly building materials, this property is an immensely charming reduced environmental impact country residence. Fully equipped with modern facilities (such as Wi-Fi and air conditioning), it perfectly maintains its original architecture and sturdy rustic stonewalls and boasts touches of genuinely Tuscan elegance in every corner. Exquisite colourful painted tiles, lovely ancient floors, wooden beam ceilings, and authentic country period furniture enhance the spacious, welcoming common areas and charming bedrooms, making this one an icon of natural beauty and genuine Tuscan grace. 

Complete of all amenities and facilities, it hosts up to 14 guests in its 6, ample, double bedrooms (4 on first floor + 1 on ground floor) and 2 single bedrooms (ground floor), all with comfortable en-suite bathrooms (bathtub or shower). Also, 3 of the ground floor bedrooms have direct access outside, with doors opening onto the garden, courtyard and swimming pool. 

The common spaces are spacious, welcoming and diverse, and provide large family parties and groups of friends the option to enjoy entertaining get-togethers or simply relax in full comfort and complete privacy. Indoor common areas include 2 ample country style kitchens, where cooking is a pleasure thanks to the excellent professional tools and equipment. The lovely dining room and 2 extensive living rooms, as well as a convenient TV viewing room and a pleasant library offer fine dining and relaxation spots.

The villa also boasts a superb 120 Sq.Mt. (1291 Sq.Ft.) room, with its own adjacent private bathroom and locker room, set up with state-of-the-art tatami mats. This is the ideal space for tai chi or yoga devotees and for all indoor workout fans. Surrounded by 6 hectares of resplendent private grounds, the estate provides countless outdoor pleasures. 

Lustrous lawns, filled with flowers and a bountiful fruit orchard, make this country residence a peaceful haven of beauty, a picture perfect ideal for reading or taking walks and perfect for children to romp around in! The estate also comprises a one-of-a-kind saltwater swimming pool; built in eco-friendly materials and fully equipped with state-of the-art chromo-therapy lamps. The pool offers magical moments of leisure and wellness in summer and winter, when part of it, 6x4 metres), enclosed and heated, become a heavenly Jacuzzi hot tub.