Charming Italian farm in Chianti, Tuscany
If the goal is to buy a house in the Chianti countryside in Tuscany, this old farm, just 20 km from Florence, can be a great opportunity.
Located on a typical mild hill of Tuscan olive groves and vineyards, the farm is now completely renovated and consists of:
- a big main farm,
- a barn converted into a cute cottage,
- an agricultural annex,
- 11 hectares of land.
The main building
The farm is the main building. It was refurbished using traditional materials (terracotta, local stone, chestnut wood). On the ground floor and first floor there are 7 different independent apartments, distributed as follows:
- The main apartment, of about 100 square meters, consists of a living room with a large fireplace, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms,
- 3 three-room apartments of about 75-80 square meters, each with a large living room with kitchen, 2 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. One of the apartments also has a large fireplace in the living room and a large covered outdoor patio,
- 3 two-room apartments of about 50 square meters, each with living room with kitchen, 1 double bedroom with bathroom.
Adjacent to the farmhouse, there is the lovely old barn.
Independent, 120 square meters, it has also been recently renovated. It develops on different levels as follows:
- ground floor with living/dining room with kitchen, double bedroom and bathroom with shower,
- first floor, reachable by a beautiful internal staircase with double bedroom and bathroom with shower,
- the third room (with a double bedroom with bathroom and shower) is located on the ground floor and has its private entrance.
An agricultural annex of about 130 square meters can be recovered for other uses or pre-establish a new housing unit.
The characteristics of all the buildings are given by their internal ceilings with exposed beams and the terracotta floors typical of Tuscan country houses. The presence of working fireplaces creates a familiar and very welcoming atmosphere.
11 hectares of land encircled the whole property. They are partially occupied by a large garden enriched by terracotta pots, plants, flowers, and a comfortable gazebo. A forest of ancient cypresses, pines, and olive trees enclose the park.
The local fauna, made up of deer, roe deer, and wild boar, finds its natural habitat here.
The large 6 x 12-meter freshwater swimming pool is equipped for authentic relaxation amid nature.
Wide parking spaces.
- autonomous LPG heating in each apartment,
- water for swimming pools and apartments is supplied through the aqueduct and 3 tanks of 20,000 liters each,
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Why buy a property in Chianti
Many people worldwide dream of this place, famous for its standard of living, made up of landscapes sprinkled with historic villages and ancient castles, enchanting hills with olive groves and precious vineyards, mild climate all year round, excellent gastronomy.
Buying a house in Chianti near Florence is the emblem of a lifestyle and a profitable investment that lasts over time. Personalities of international culture and politics, actors and musicians, members of Royal Families spend long stays here and their summer holidays in total privacy.
The location is also ideal for visiting Florence, just 20 kilometers away, and for moving throughout Tuscany and the rest of Italy.
Immersed in this unique reality, this farm has characteristics that make it very versatile. This property is suitable as a large family villa or as a country house for great vacations in Tuscany. It’s great for private use or temporary tourist rentals.
The large surrounding land and the favorable climate are ideal conditions to use this property in different ways such as events, ceremonies and courses of all kinds (yoga, pilates, meditation, wine and food).
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The location in the Chianti area and the proximity to Florence, well connected by a very good transport network, are other essential ingredients for a profitable and lasting real estate investment.
The property is only 700 meters from the delightful medieval village of Montefioralle, which still preserves the remains of the ancient walls and which is also a gastronomic destination, thanks to some well-hidden local tiny restaurants.
The property is only 3 kilometers away from Greve in Chianti, the “capital village” of Chianti, where they take place weekly markets of various kinds. Services of any kind are available, such as shops, banks, post offices, public transports that leave frequently towards Florence and Siena.
For Golf lovers, there is also the famous Ugolino Golf Resort, just 15 km away.
Distance from major cities and airports.
The closest town to the property is Greve in Chianti: 3 km.
Florence city center: 20 km
San Gimignano 15 km
Siena: 30 km
Pisa: 100 km
Lucca: 110 km
Arezzo: 65 km
Volterra: 58 km, 1-hour journey
Montalcino: 92 km, 1 hour and 20 minutes by car
Bologna: 120 km
Rome: 250 km
Milan: 330 km
Amerigo Vespucci-Florence Airport: 30 Km.
Pisa International Airport: 120 Km