La Cascina is a stunning, tastefully refurbished, stone built farmhouse in private landscaped gardens with salt water swimming pool and spectacular views. Sleeps max. of 10. Elegantly furnished and well equipped, this spacious property is an ideal choice for a memorable Italian holiday.
The ground floor briefly comprises a kitchen/family room and covered terrace, a dining room/library, a shower room and formal sitting room with doors to the pool and south facing terrace. The first floor comprises a further sitting room (with wall mounted cinema system), four bedrooms (two en-suites and two twin) and house bathroom. The main house has WiFi.
The main house accommodates 8, with additional accommodation available to members of the same party in the guest cottage (at an additional cost).
Outside there are two spacious terraces. The first is covered and has a comfortable sofa and two armchairs as well as a dining table and chairs for al fresco meals. The second is an open terrace (partly covered with an awning) suitable for sunbathing and/or dining.
The salt water pool is 11 x 5 meters (max. depth approx. 1m 60cm) and has a sandstone terrace and hardwood deck. Landscaped gardens surround the property offering places to sit and relax whilst enjoying views of the surrounding countryside and medieval hill top towns. There is ample parking.
La Cascina aims to offer a high degree of privacy and as such caters for a single group booking for up to 10 people.
No. of Beds
2 master king size bedrooms en suite. 2 twin rooms sharing house bathroom. Additional downstairs cloak/shower room. Self contained mini apartment with king size bed/en suite
La Cascina is close to the village of Force and convenient for the beaches of the Adriatic, the mountains of the Sibillini National Park and the sites of Ascoli Piceno.
Force (and nearby Comunanza) offer a full range of amenities; Bank/Cash Point, Post Office, Supermarkets, Chemist and a selection of speciality shops offering fresh pasta and traditional cured meats.
There are a number of bars and places to eat including family run restaurants and ‘agriturismos’. The Bandiera Blu (blue flag) beaches of the Adriatic Coast are approximately 35 minutes away. Seaside towns include Porto San Giorgio, Grottammare and San Benedeto del Tronto – they offer excellent (child friendly) beaches, as well as interesting places to visit. There are a wealth of medieval hill towns within the area.
Throughout the summer there are lots of local festivals, which celebrate the cultural and culinary diversities of the region. The larger cities of Ascoli Piceno, Macerata and Fermo are easily accessible and offer a full cultural calendar of events.
The use of a car is essential and car hire from the airport is recommended.
The property has a ground floor mini apartment suitable for individuals with limited mobility. There are several steps within the main house, which means that it isn’t suitable for wheelchair users.
Force 3km (3 mins)
Comunanza 5km (5 mins)Amandola 14 km (15 mins)
Ascoli Piceno (Regional Capital) 22km (30 mins)
Pedaso (and the Adriatic Coast) 42 km (35 mins)
Ancona Falconara Airport 120 km (1hr 30 mins)
Pescara Abruzzo Airport 135km (1hr 30 mins)
Rome Ciampino Airport 270 km (3 hrs)
Rome Fiumicino Airport 310km (3 hrs 30 mins)
Sat. May 28 – Sat. July 23 €2475/ £1,890.00 week
Sat. July 23 – Sat. September 3 €3100/ £2,380.00 week
Sat. September 3 – October 8 €2000/ £1,540.00 week
Thurs. December 22 – Thurs. January 5 €2000/ £1,540.00 week (Thursday to Thursday rental for the festive period)
Prices are for the main house only. Minimum stay 7 nights.
Pets are welcome by prior arrangement but are the responsibility of their owners at all times. Please provide suitable bedding, as pets are not allowed on any of the furnishings.
Children are welcome. Travel cots and high chairs are available. There are stair gates on the stone stairs.
Changeover day is Saturday. Guests may arrive any time after 4pm and are asked to depart no later than 10am.
Bank transfer (to Sterling or € accounts).