About this listing
Villa belonging to the Marches Guasconi of Villamena since 1300. In 1400 it was restructured in Medici style and has remained so far without modifications.
The villa is within a 150 ha organic farm. Situated on the slopes of the Calvana Mountains in Mugello, 18 km from Florence, and 3 km away. From the Barberino di Mugello tollgate of the Autostrada del Sole A 1.
The Villa features a central salon with billiards around dining rooms and dining areas.
Guests access through the large billiard room that is central to the villa and have the garden where they can stay in beautiful days.
The villa is within a 150-hectare farm. Organic production of oil and seasonal honey products. Customers can
Also buy organic, other foodstuffs from the other company in Siena, such as pasta of various sizes (hard wheat flour, spelled, chickpeas), dried legumes (lentils, spelled, chickpeas, beans, millet, barley etc. ) Various flour (hard wheat, tender wheat, spelled, millet etc)
Interaction with guests
Owner Gemma Guasconi lives on the farm and is present every day.
Other things to note
For truffle lovers there is a chance to look for them on the farm accompanied by licensed people with trained dogs.
For fishing enthusiasts, you can rent electric boats with which to go fishing in Lake Bilancino, or to fish in the lakes of Bellavalle.
For hunting lovers, the farm is located in the Panzano Farming-Venues, which offers the possibility of hunting pheasants, hare, feldspar and ungulates. Those who stay in the villa have the opportunity to take walks in the farm.
If you like, the pizza prepared in the wood oven of the great and old kitchen (something very loved by children) is offered to customers.
Respect the house as if the villa was part of nature.
This host has a Strict Cancellation Policy
Cancel up to 30 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 30 days of the trip and get a 50% refund of the nightly rate, as well as a full refund of fees.
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Famiglia fiorentina di antiche origini, i Guasconi di Villamena parteciparono attivamente alla vita pubblica a partire dal 1314. Francesco Saverio di Giovanni fu insignito nel 1789 del titolo di marchese di Villamena, da Ferdinando IV re delle due Sicilie.
Siamo proprietari da sempre della tenuta biologica di Siena e Firenze, gestita personalmente dalla nostra famiglia.
Nel 2014 abbiamo iniziato il restauro di un altro podere a Siena, dove oggi vi è il nostro Laboratorio artigianale: Pastificio biologico Podere Le Casacce
La nostra famiglia oggi:
Produzione pasta artigianale biologica da farine a pietra nel Pastificio di Famiglia
Ci dedichiamo con grande passione al nostro lavoro e coccoliamo sempre i nostri ospiti, in vari modi, ma sempre in modo sincero e mai invadente
Ovviamente il mio piatto preferito è La Pasta, la mia pasta....e le tapas...