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This beautifully restored farmhouse sits within an historic hamlet in one of the Chianti’s most panoramic locations, just five minutes from a village with basic services and 20 minutes from Siena. The high level of finish to the restoration, the impressive reception rooms and the breathtaking views make this a truly unique property.
This property works perfectly as either a Holiday Guesthouse (B+B) or as a private one family residence
The main house has accommodation spread over two floors. On the ground floor the main reception room runs across the front of the house with wonderful original features such as high vaulted ceilings and seating alcoves leading onto the panoramic south-facing terrace. The ground floor kitchen and dining room also lead onto the terrace for summer dining. The ground floor provides three of the bedrooms all of which have ensuite bathrooms. There is also a pantry and separate guest wc on this floor.
On the first floor the original kitchen has been maintained for winter cooking and dining around the huge fireplace. There are a further 5 ensuite bedrooms on this floor and a laundry room. The bedrooms have all been arranged to provide maximum comfort with most offering a small seating area as well as the bedroom.
The views from all windows are truly spectacular, stretching for as far as 60 km in all directions with Monte Amiata visible to the south and the rolling hills of Chianti vineyards and woodlands to the north. The owner’s background as a designer is apparent throughout where the restoration has been managed to the finest details with antique doors and terracotta flooring.
In addition to the main house there is a small outbuilding which could create further accommodation or shaded seating area for the summer months.
In addition to the main house and barn, there is also a restored independant barn and a semi-detached apartment for sale. The independant barn offers approx.150 sqm of floorspace composed of 2 double bedrooms, 2 spacious bathrooms, open-plan lounge, dining room and kitchen. There is a private garden and patio. Both properties may be purchased for an extra € 400.000.
Gardens & Grounds
The house boasts a large terrace area to the front of the house and gardens to the rear including a vegetable garden. A new swimming pool has recently been built in a fabulous position with great views. In total the property offers approx. 0.5 Ha of land (0.98 acres).
The hamlet is located just 5 minutes by car from a small Chianti village offering a café and small shop. Further afield one can find a range of services at Gaiole 15 minutes and in Siena (20 minutes).