Borgo la Chiusa - Siena, Tuscany
Borgo la Chiusa is part of an ancient convent just outside the walls of Siena, offering guests wonderful views, peaceful environment and two deliciously restored country homes.
Siena terracotta floors, stone walls, beamed ceilings and very beautiful finishing touches.
The outside of the apartment offers a well kept garden, a lovely patio with table, chairs and BBQ for outside eating and relaxing. An above ground swimming pool sits at a discreet distance from the country home.
Portagioia country homes are an ideal base for taking both short and long breaks. Its key position, only 5 minutes drive from Siena, allow guests to enjoy all the fascinating city has to offer without giving up on peace and privacy only a country home can guarantee.
A break at Borgo la Chiusa is ideal for taking a language course, enjoying the Palio of Siena, taking wine tasting tours, all of which we can organize for you.
WIFI, AIR CONDITIONING, DISHWASHER, WASHING MACHINE, GATED PARKING, LARGE POOL.
Legnaia - unit 1
4 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms - sleeps 8
Legnaia, whose name means woodshed, was converted from the original woodshed of the property, part of an ancient convent.
The country home sits on the right corner of the property and is accessed from a welcoming terraced patio at the front of the house. The large arched glass doors lead you right into the welcoming open living area, with lounge, fireplace and fully equipped kitchen.
The back of the house hosts a double and a twin bedrooms, each with their own bathroom. In the mezzanine below the lounge sits another two double bedrooms with an extra fold up bed a bathroom and a laundry room.
The front terrace is equipped with table, chairs, loungers, BBQ and umbrellas.
Porcilaia - unit 2
2 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms - sleeps 4
Porcilaia, whose name means pigsty, was converted from the original pigsty of the property, part of an ancient convent.
The house sits on the left corner of the property and is accessed from a welcoming terraced patio at the front of the house.
Porcilaia is endowed with a large open living area, cleverly organized to fit a comfortable sofa and armchairs, a modern kitchen and dining area.
The back of the house hosts a double and a twin bedrooms, each with their own bathroom. The front terrace is equipped with table, chairs, loungers, BBQ and umbrellas.
Fienile - unit 3
5 bedrooms / 5 bathrooms - sleeps 10
Fienile, whose name means hay barn, is the newest unit at Borgo - it was totally restored in 2014, using top quality materials. It develops over two floors, a surface of 200 square metres, private gated garden with views, sunshine and shade. Accessed through a private gate, the barn boasts a grand entrance with a 3 metre arch and an elegant staircase. below sits a bathroom, a bedroom with Queen size bed, a wonderful open space kitchen/living room of 60 sq metres leading straight in to the garden. A marvellous stone fireplace sits at the centre of the living room.
On the first floor sit 4 double bedrooms with en-suite bathroom. The marvellous original brick structure offers magnificnet lighting and views over the rolling countryside.
The house is fully fitted with air conditiong and floor heating.