Villa Lira, also known as HII LIR, is a luxury Tuscan villa in the heart of Val d’Orcia, only a few minutes drive from San Casciano dei Bagni, an antique village famous for its thermal baths.
The property is spectacularly landscaped with olive trees, shrubs and cypresses, while immersed in the wild greenery.
He built the house to look like an old luxury resort in Tuscany, whilst providing all possible modern conveniences. Much attention has been lavished on the interiors to give the feeling of elegance, yet also maintaining the feel of a family home. This luxury villa has been photographed several times and has been featured in noted magazines as House & Garden and Elle Decor as well as the bestselling book Private Tuscany. Furnished to the highest standards Lira will appeal to the most discerning traveler.
Inside colors are muted and peaceful and all rooms are beautifully decorated with quality fabrics and antiques. The house features a huge living room with a large fireplace. The kitchen is also state of the art. However, this elegant house is still very much a home with personal touches evident everywhere, making it a wonderful venue from which to explore Tuscany and Umbria.
The house is completely private, on top of a hill within 50 acres of oak woodland, pastures and olive groves, with expansive views of the Sienese countryside.
Lira makes the most of its expansive views with wrap around terraces, creating intimate areas for dining or just relaxing. Also, the pool is heated, making it possible to enjoy the water in spring and autumn.
DISTANCES: San Casciano dei Bagni is less than 1 mile, Pienza is 30 miles, Perugia is 37 miles, Siena is 60 miles, Florence is 87 miles.
Villa HII LIR also referred to as Villa Lira sleeps up to 14 guests.
Activities and Special Interests
This property provides access to the following activities and special interests:
» Group and Reunion
» Horseback Riding
» Wineries and Vineyards
Other Activities and Interests:
» Cooking Class
» Galleries and Museums
» Wine and Cheese Tasting