Elegant and unique Villa located in a secluded position with views over Chianti vineyards and unspoilt Tuscan countryside. Tastefully renovated and well maintained, this large country estate sits on approx. 11ha of land, consisting of Chianti Classico vines, olive groves, rich orchards, fields and manicured gardens.
Situated in the heart of the Chianti Classico half way between Florence and Siena, this property offers private country side living, as well as easy access to two of Tuscany's most historic cities, and all they have to offer in the way of culture, theatre, restaurants, shopping and airports.
The oldest part of the main house dates back to the 13th century and still features many original materials such as terracotta floor tiles, beautiful vaulted ceilings, open fireplaces, all of which add to the abundance of character this property offers. The spacious reception rooms situated both on the ground and first floors, exube historic importance and are perfect for entertaining. The property for sale measures approx. 840 m2, and is composed as follows ;
Ground Floor: kitchen, dining room, billiards room, lounge, laundry room.
First Floor: The stairway leads into a charming "morning lounge" with fireplace. The central lounge area gives access to five bedrooms and four bathrooms (three are en-suite). The master suite enjoys an abundance of natural light due to the french doors leading to the private balcony.
Halfway up the stairway to the first floor, there is a single bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
Adjacent to the main house and connected via a beautiful courtyard, the guest house offers a charming living room with fireplace, kitchen-dining room, two double bedrooms, studio and three bathrooms. The property also offers staff or guest quarters by way of two studio apartments, each offering one bedroom and one bathroom.
The Gardens & Grounds
The property sits amongst a beautiful Italian rose garden, surrounded by olive groves.
The pool area is situated close to the house, but in a completely private and secluded area. The grounds also offer a Tennis court, open garden area and various panoramic terraces.
The Estate - Vineyards & Cantina
There are approx. 9 Ha of land, 2.5 of which are currently Chianti Classico vineyard and the estate has rights to plant a further hectare making a total of approx. 3.5 Ha of vineyard. At present up to 15,000 bottles of wine could be producd per year and this could be increasd to 25,000 bottles should the further hectare be planted. The olive groves also produce approximately 150 litres of extra virgin oil per year. The wine cellar, built in 2002 is a good size and fully equipped with production facilites. The cellar is composed of : Production room / Ageing Hall / Show Room/ Tasting room.