of the family Aldobrandeschi (12° secular). In
the 13° century it was passed on to the
family of the Baschi and in the fourteenth
it became part of the municipality Siena which constructs
the defence wall and the palace.
part of the town is the oldest. You enter the castle
by a door with an arch that was part of a big defence
wall in which you find the castle place and the bakery
place surrounded by its characteristic houses. The
rest of the built area is located on two roads which
circles around the centre.