Plinius N° 010 | Perched on a hilltop
This House is the perfect vacation home. Perched on a hilltop with a 360-degree view of surrounding vineyards, olive groves, and the Tyrrhenian Sea, cooled by a constant sea breeze, this stunning house boasts a pool and a beautifully terraced landscape.
The house was designed by the very talented architects Andrea and Luca Ponsi, by Studio Ponsi. for their own personal use. After being featured in a number of Architectural magazines and books, there was so much interest in the house that Andrea and Luca decided to open it up for holiday rental. In this way, this stunning and beautiful house can now be enjoyed by many.
The house is both inspired by and intimately connected to this landscape. Built on three levels, its horizontal lines reflect the natural surroundings. The lower, walk-in level features two bedrooms and utility rooms, while the exterior tufa-stone façade makes use of volcanic rock, a centuries-old regional building tradition. On the main level the open-plan living, dining, and kitchen areas open onto a spacious terrace and a beautifully landscaped pool.
The white stucco interior walls are inspired by typical Mediterranean architecture. An outdoor steel staircase leads to an upper terrace and the master bedroom, which is also accessible from an indoor staircase. The overall design of the house, along with the external staircases, the interior wood paneling, and unique brass and copper details lend an appropriate nautical feel to the home. You can even see the sea out in the distance: the house offers panoramic views over the hills all the way to the Tyrrhenian Sea and its islands.
The house boasts a fully-equipped kitchen and a charcoal barbecue for cooking meals, as well as a fireplace with wood provided. There’s a laundry with a washing machine and dryer, as well as internet available throughout the property.
Captain's Bedroom - Sleeps 2 persons
A luminous private room on the top floor with sliding glass doors opening onto a long terrace, and a panoramic window offering a breathtaking view of the surrounding countryside, the sea, and the islands of Argentario and Giglio.
Commander's Bedroom- Sleeps 4 persons (2 adults + 2 kids)
Large room on the lower floor with a comfortable king-size bed and a beautiful view of the olive grove and the garden. A large walk-in closet separates the room, creating a private space for the children's bunk beds
Liutenant's Bedroom - Sleeps 2 persons
Medium-sized room on the lower floor with a beautiful view of the olive grove and the garden. It features a cozy built-in workspace and its own private access to the garden.
If you’re traveling with kids, there’s a trampoline in the garden and 2 soccer goals for them to use, and a lot of grass to run and play on!
The Maremma, is a hidden coast in the southern part of Tuscany. It is chic but discreet with stunning scenery. Close to the border with Lazio, with 1h50 you are in the centre of Rome. In the area, you can find thermal baths (Vulci and Saturnia) and there are many wine tours available. Check out our Maremma Guide for more information!
Extra cleaning during the week (at an additional cost). Otherwise, the cleaners will come once a week and change the linen at this time.
The architecture: it is a truly stunning design. The house looks like it's floating in the Tuscan landscape. Andrea and Luca Ponsi from Studio Ponsi have created a unique sanctuary.
Location: Tucked away in the hills, close to two untouched medieval villages of Magliano in Toscana and Pereta. It is breathtakingly beautiful, with an uninterrupted view of vineyards, olive groves, and rows of cypresses, and with the sea, Monte Argentario, and Isola del Giglio in the distance.
Pool Design: The pool is divided into specific areas. The “beach” is particularly suitable for children, with only a few centimeters of water; the central section is 1.4 meters deep, and the deepest part lets you swim 15-meter lengths.
Outdoor areas: The terraces, patios, and loggias on three levels provide further vantage points from which to enjoy the beauty of the surroundings as they evolve with the seasons.
Prices 2023 | Price transparency: Plinius is completely transparent about the prices, we do not charge a booking fee or add any additional charges.
High season: 08/04/2023 - 23/09/2023 | 17/12/2023 - 07/01/2024 | Min. stay 7 nights | €5200 per week
Low season 24/09/2023 – 16/12 2023 | 13/01/2024 -6/04/2024 | /2024 | Min. stay 7 nights | €3.500 per week
Included in the price:
Gas | Electricity | Water | End-of-stay cleaning & pool maintenance
Security Deposit: € 700 The deposit will be fully refunded upon departure when there is no damage/other issues
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