La Casella is a private well furnished villa on two levels; perfectly suited for couples, friends or a small family.
With only 1 mile from the hill-town of Cetona, La Casella is ideally located in southern Tuscany for touring all of central Italy. From here you can easily reach most of Tuscany and Umbria on day-trips. The A1 Autostrada is 15 minute drive away, to the Chiusi main-line train station it’s about 20 minutes.
At La Casella you can enjoy outside dining al fresco and views over the countryside from two covered terraces, and from the chaise lounges on the sunny pool side. Use the brick BBQ for cooking and pick sage, rosemary and thyme from the garden for your favorite recipes.
This scenic region had famous vineyards, historic hill-towns and large farming valleys with panoramic views. Here you find the classic Tuscany of cypress lined roads and olive groves.
Nearby towns include Montepulciano to the north, about 1 hour or less are Siena, Arezzo and Cortona. Florence you can reach in about 1.5 hours. On the Umbrian side are Perugia, Assisi, and Orvieto.
Inside, the villa is beautifully furnished and decorated with excellent taste. Each level has a full kitchen, bedroom suite and a comfortable sofa group in the living room, plush carpets, and warm attractive colors and fabrics.
Glassed-in porch with a seating group provides covered entry to ground level rooms. Living room has a working fireplace, satellite TV, CD-stereo and the land-line telephone. The adjoining dining room is one step up thru the archway, and has a table that seats 6 people. The kitchen is fully equipped and consists of 2 connected rooms; one for the cooking and the other is the pantry where you find the fridge/freezer and also the washing machine.
The private bedroom suite is behind the living room. The canopied bed has a queen sized mattress, there is a dressing room with closet space and an en-suite bath with a large walk-in shower.
Upper floor entry is by a wide outside staircase that leads into the large country kitchen in the middle of this level. Wide archway adjoins the spacious living room, and like all rooms on this level, it has high beamed ceiling and beautiful views across the countryside. The living room is handsomely decorated with generous and comfortable sofas and a few select antiques, such as the delightful little writing desk. For your entertainment and enjoyment there is a satellite TV, CD-stereo player and a working fire-place.
The galley-type kitchen with marble counter tops is fully equipped for preparing meals with new appliances, including under-counter fridge and freezer, 4-burner gas cook-top, electric oven, dishwasher, and microwave. For an entry foyer you step into the bedroom that is also beautifully furnished and has king sized bed. From the foyer opens the spacious bath with with both a tub and a separate walk-in shower.