An historic villa for sale in the Chianti area of Tuscany with original features throughout. The traditional layout of the property provides 1,400 sqm of floor area and accommodation over two principle floors with large reception rooms adorned with beautiful original fresco work, coffered ceilings and majestic fire places. A central corridor runs the length of the first floor (the piano nobile) off which the bedrooms and bathrooms are found. Having undergone structural restoration the main villa remains in good condition and interiors maintained to a good standard retaining the original features. There is also a third floor where further bedrooms could be created and an adjacent guard house to restore. Far reaching views down the valley can be enjoyed from all the rooms to the front of the villa and the rooms to the rear of the villa look over the charming courtyard. The property has private and mains water sources and central heating.
In addition to the main villa one finds a private chapel which remains consecrated, a large farm building of 2,700 sqm (three floors) and garaging. The unrestored farm building provide ample potential for development into hotel or holiday accommodation which thanks to the property's two separate entrances, could be served by the rear entrance should one wish.
The gardens and grounds cover 2 hectares forming a triangular area around the compound with fencing, hedges and rows of cypress trees. The setting is very tranquil and both the villa and gardens have complete privacy. Expansive lawns, a swimming pool and olive groves complete the property.
Within a short drive of under ten minutes one can access various charming Tuscan villages where a range of services can be found. Ugolino Golf Course is just 10 minutes away. Florence is a pleasant drive of 23km and Siena is 75km.