18th Century Post House villa europe

18th Century Post House

Fabulous views over the Tuscan countryside, yet only a short walk to the heart of Cortona or the Etruscan ruins; this lovely old villa meets most everyone's needs.  


Some parts of the house date from 600 BC but restoration was completed in 2007. The furnishings were selected from the family's collection of antiques. French doors open into the front garden which overlooks the pool, equipped with a salt warmed electrolysis water treatment system and sun shower. An outside dining table and chairs placed near the kitchen door offer al fresco dining overlooking six hectares of lawns and gardens and a trekking path directly from the property. 

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Price Range Per Week:
€4,000 to €6,600


  • Region:
  • Tuscany
  • Setting:
  • Country
  • Type:
  • Villa
  • Bedrooms:
  • 6
  • Sleeps:
  • 12
  • Bathrooms
  • 5
  • Nearest City Center:
  • Cortona
  • Proximity to City Center
  • 1 kilometer
  • Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Pizza Oven
  • Indoor Features
  • Fireplace
  • Guest House / Apt.
  • Children Allowed
  • Air Conditioning / Heating
  • Washing Machine
  • WiFi
  • Outdoor Features:
  • Pool
  • BBQ / Grill
  • Garden
  • Outside Dining
  • Terrace / Balcony
  • Near By:
  • Shopping
  • Dining
  • Museums
  • Agri-Turismo
  • Historic Landmarks
  • Public Transportation
  • City Center
  • Lake / Water Access
  • Biking
  • Food / Cultural Touring
  • Golf
  • Vineyards / Wineries
  • Religious Sites
  • Spa

  • Household Amenities
    • Multiple dining / living areas
    • Updated kitchen with marble counter-tops
    • Study / library
    • Guesthouse with kitchen, and living / dining area
    • All bedrooms have ceiling fans
    • Main living room has piano and large, working fireplace 
    Services Available by Request
    • Cleaning / Maid services (mid week cleaning included)
    • Private cook
    • Private Cooking Classes
    • Pre-stocked Groceries / Welcome dinner
    • Wood for wood-burning oven
    • Private wine tastings
    • Laundry & dry cleaning
    • Baby sitting
    • Massages (in-house or nearby spa)
    • Private transfers
    • Private tours
    • Olive oil tastings
    • Private car delivery
    • Italian language lessons
    • Truffle hunting
    *Owner provides welcome snacks upon arrival.
  • Location / Where To Go
    • Road / Car access to all of southern Tuscany and most of Umbria
    • 500 meters to Cortona
    • Perugia 1 hour
    • Siena 1 hour
    • Florence 1.5 hours
    • Etruscan ruins less than 2 miles
    *The Tuscan Sun Festival (featuring international cultural and music events) is held in Cortona late July to early August. Check this year's dates and events at www.tuscansunfestival.com 


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