This property is the perfect solution to settle in the heart of Tuscany. It gets the dream of many foreign investors come true: living in the unique Chianti countryside and enjoying the art and beauty of Florence nearby.
A white dirty road (another characteristic of this part of Italy) will take you to the property. You will soon meet a green gate to access the independent Villa and the big Farm (The Colonica), both surrounded by a magnificent setting of 13 hectares of land.
The 2 buildings have a size of 1200 square meters and they come restored respecting the architecture and the landscape rules of this part of the Chianti region.
Magnificent with its thick protective walls and with an ideal south west exposition, the Villa is set on 2 levels for a total of 300 square meters. All the rooms come with the typical wooden beams ceilings and red terracotta floors.
The ground floor comes with:
- large living room,
- another living room with a wide arch which allows much light and brightness to the interiors,
- dining area,
- first bathroom.
The local terracotta floors are all over and give a warm feeling to the whole environment.
A flight of stairs drives you up to the first floor which displays:
- 4 master bedrooms (one of them with a fireplace),
- 4 ensuite bathrooms.
The Farm (La Colonica) is separated from the Villa by a well kept inner garden with flowers and green plants.
It is around 900 square meters. Once the building included the old stables, the haystack and the homes of peasants’s families. Today it is completely refurbished and transformed into 7 comfortable independent apartments:
- 1 Studio apartment,
- 3 three rooms apartments,
- 3 four rooms apartments.
The restoration follows the canons of traditional Tuscan farmhouse architect. All is complete with any comforts, such as heating in every room , kitchenette with utensils, appliances, satellite TV,Wi-Fi internet connection).
These features match with furnishings consisting of restored antique furniture. In the finishing , the use of natural and traditional products, such as beeswax, linseed oil, and limewash paint made the miracle.
The end results are the actual interiors, so unique and special.
The Villa and all the apartments are for sale exactly as you see in the pictures. All is complete with any comforts, such as heating in every room , kitchenette with utensils, appliances, satellite TV,Wi-Fi internet connection).
The unique atmosphere of this property continues outside with 13 hectares of land with gardens, olive groves and woods. The best to ensure a total relaxation, breathing in the fragrant air of Chianti and its flavors.
Next to the Villa there is a nice large swimming pool with olive trees are all around. Umbrellas, chairs and showers within a gazebo create an oasis of peace and tranquillity.
In the garden between the Villa and the Colonica, there is a characteristic covered barbecue area, complete with wood burning oven. Ideal spot to taste aperitif before the sunset, dine in the evening or to have breakfast in the morning.
In the external part of the Villa, in a comfortable basement, it is also available an ancient cellar, today completely restored. In a property of Chianti, you can’t help having a cellar to keep olive oil and wine! The ancient vats inside come from 1200. Carved by hand out of blocks of stone, they are now converted into two smaller wineries. The cellar is well kept, easy accessible, and it can host up to 50 people and it can be ae location for any events. Last but nor least, the property has also its own old oven to make fresh bread every day.
The reason why’s:
Maybe you plan to retire in Tuscany or to spend your holidays with your Family and your friends. Maybe you want to organize an hospitality business or you wish you get a wise profitable investment close to Florence.
Whatever your plan can be, this property is a huge opportunity. All its qualities can fulfill your expectations of highest standard of living, location in the Chianti Region of Tuscany, vicinity to art and beauties of famous cities, excellent conditions of the property for sale. All complete and ready to go.
This property is easy to reach and well connected to major tuscan cities. It is 20 km from Florence and 40 km from Siena, accessible via the Firenze-Siena motorway, only 4 km far from the property.
If you are not in a hurry, take the pleasant state and municipal roads that from Florence and Siena cross the most typical of the Tuscan countryside with cypresses, vines and olive trees. The alternative is to use coach connections that will take you to the center of Florence in a few tens of minutes.
Distance from major cities and airports.
The nearest small center is Tavarnelle Val di Pesa : 3 km
Motorway to Florence and Siena: exit “Tavarnelle” 4 km
Florence center: 20 km
Bologna International airport: 135 km
Lucca: 110 km
San Gimignano: 40 km
Arezzo: 55 km
Rome: 250 km
Milan: 330 km
Amerigo Vespucci-Florence Airport: 30 Km.
Pisa International Airport: 120 Km