Villa Forra is a historic farmhouse situated on top of a hill in Tuscany near Florence. It has a splendid 360° view overlooking the valley below; only 35 km from Florence it is located in Mugello, near Vicchio, birthplace of Giotto and Beato Angelico. It is part of a large agricultural estate producing olive oil and wine, whose Tuscan tradition is famous all over the world.
Immersed in tranquillity, Villa Forra has two floors covering a total of 490 sq.m (5274 sq ft). The villa has been restored in 2000, is furnished with antiques and consists of: ground floor: entrance with porch, spacious lounge with fireplace, dining room, kitchen with fireplace and bathroom with shower; first floor: 6 bedrooms, 3 with double bed and 3 with twin beds, 1 bathroom with bathtub and 2 bathrooms with shower, dressing room and living area.
The villa is surrounded by a large garden with a panoramic swimming pool (5x11m) for guests only. The pool has a view of the surrounding hills of Tuscany, nearby is a large barn with a loggia equipped with facilities for outdoor lunches and barbecues.
The house is equipped with central heating, telephone, satellite TV, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave.
Golf courses, tennis courts, horse-riding schools are not far away; sailing and windsurfing activities are available on Lake Bilancino a few kilometres from Villa Forra. Autostrada and scenic roads make it easy to reach Florence (35 km), Siena (80 Km), Pisa (90 km), Lucca (90 km), Arezzo (70 km), San Gimignano (70 km).