About our House

The “Ca d’la Lunga”(“Tall Woman’s house”) is charming newly restored Country House, in the Monferrato area (which has recently been appointed as A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE AREA), situated in the small village of Corteranzo.

The property, founded in 1742, is located in the Murisengo County, famous for its "truffle fair" and excellent wines, such as Barbera and Grignolino: It is placed in a hilly area (340 m) with an excellent exposure and panoramic views of the surrounding vineyards as well as the historical church of San Luigi Gonzaga, masterpiece of Baroque architecture.

  1. Exteriors - The country house has a beautiful garden with a nice private swimming pool (working normally from mid-May to mid-October, with hypoallergenic salted water, non-chloric!), a football table game under a charming pergola and lots of space to quietly rest and read in the shade. Behind the property, a large lawn with fruit trees (in proper season you can have peaches, apricots, plums, hazelnuts and delicious figs) as well as a ping pong table. A spectacular view of the Alps can be enjoyed from the terrace located on the first floor, beside the main living room.
  2. Interiors - The country house has been completely restored in the last 4 years, thus maintaining its old characteristics thanks to a conservative, respectful restoration according to original country life style.
The property consists of a 220 s.m. on 2 floors, with 3double  bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms (3) plus 1 single bed room (without door) , one parlor and one large living room with double bed sofas, so it can easily accommodate up to 10 people. All rooms have fireplaces and wood stoves, which makes the rent of the property very romantic and charming even in autumn / winter.
  3. Style with comfort - The home furnishings is shabby chic style with many antique and precious furniture, still with modern devices such as dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, toaster, oven, Wi-Fi. Every room has a character and a special place to stay and rest, watch and enjoy landscape, or simply read a book. A large collection of Classical music and BBC DVD masterpieces, can enrich your stay.

Recommendation

Renting a car is a must, not only to reach the property and go shopping, but also to visit the many attractive surroundings, restaurants, wine cellars. Pets are welcomed, while smoking is STRICTLY FORBIDDEN inside the house. Families with small children should consider that - being the pool a proper one (height from 140 cm. to 180 cm) - parental control it's a must.
  • Supermarkets at 5 minutes driving.
  • Home cleaning available on request.
  • English and Spanish spoken.

Area Information

We are in the northern part of Monferrato, an area in Piedmont with ancient villages, castles, old churches, wineries, the "Infernot".
For a different holiday experience... beautiful, often unknown places. All through the year, discover the festivals and the events which celebrates all that the territory offers. 
Our Property is located in Corteranzo, a small village on a hill, surrounded by fields, woodlands and vineyards, far from noise and pollution, the ideal place to go back to the pace of the past.
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Many Castles to visit in the surroundings; top quality Restaurants and family Restaurants very close by.

Amenities

Beds
  • 2 Queen Beds
  • 1 Double Bed
  • 2 Sofa Beds

Features
  • Balcony
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Parking Included
  • Private Pool
  • Beach Chairs
  • Heating
  • Patio
  • Screened Porch
  • Beach Towels
  • High Speed Internet
  • Pet Friendly
  • View (Mountains)
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Wood Stove
  • Full Kitchen
  • Outdoor Shower
Appliances
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • CD Player
  • Hair Dryer
  • Radio
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • Stereo
  • Washer/Dryer

Activities
  • Pool 
(onsite)
  • Restaurant 
(5 miles)
  • Shopping Area 
(10 miles)
  • Horseback Riding 
(15 miles)