The apartment is located in the ancient center of the medieval village of Scrofiano, a quaint little village perched on a hill and surrounded by the Tuscan countryside. The apartment is on two level and measures about 140 m2. The first floor consists of a kitchen with access to terrace, a dining room, a bathroom with bathtub, two double bedrooms and a wardrobe. The ground floor consists of a living room with sofa bed, an open bedroom with a futon and a bathroom with shower. The kitchen is equipped with modern conveniences and has fridge/freezer, gas stove, electric oven and microwave. One of the bedroom on the first floor and the open bedroom on the ground floor was an older medieval tower used to be part of the defence system made up by the wall surrounding the medieval village of Scrofiano. The apartment takes its name from the ancient Lauretana road that ran along the medieval wall.
Scrofiano is a fascinating medieval village situated in the heart of Val di Chiana, authentically conserved and still out of the traditional travel itinerary. Located in a very strategic position, though, close to the most famous , wonderful and well known beauty of Crete Senesi and Val d’Orcia (Unesco heritage). The ideal place to reach Arezzo, Siena, Perugia, Cortona, Montepulciano. Perfect if you need to rest from the city routine, if you love walking or biking in an amazing nature, or if you want to discover the astonishing Tuscany. In summer season, there are plenty of festival , feast and cultural exhibition in the villages and small town all around the area. Scrofiano appeared probably in the 11th century. It is known however with certainty from the 12th century, when it was a fief of the Cacciaconti family, as part of the Republic of Siena. In the early 15th century it was the seat of a decisive battle between the Ghibelline Sienese and the Guelph Florentines.
In Scrofiano there is a small super market. Just 2 km away there is Sinalunga, well served small town with supermarket, bars and restaurant. Vehicles are suggested to discover our landscapes and countrysides.
For those who loves the thermal baths, just 20 km from the apartment there are the thermal baths of Rapolano Terme.
- Washing machine
- Pets allowed