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A Middle Age Loggia in the Old Town Florence.

Located in a building from the late fifteenth century and totally refurbished a few years ago , this cute lavish apartment includes a precious Loggia of the 15^ century origin,  recovered after accurate  historic researches. Now the Loggia, returned to its former glory, offers a magnificent view of the most prestigious buildings of Florence. Just take your seat and admire your own private spectacular view. The apartment  is in the core of the old town, in a pedestrian area in between Santa Croce, Signoria Square and Lungarni. Set on the third floor, the apartment has an excellent exposition and enjoys much light coming in.       

Renaissance  Tuscan style  with the best of the modern comfort's technologies.

It is divided in two main areas . The living part comprises an amazing wide living area which opens onto the wonderful loggia. High ceilings and a majestic solid wood library  separate this part from the adjacent dining and cooking area with a prestigious Italian branded kitchen. The sleeping area comes with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The master bedroom is like a an whole suite, as it includes a private bathroom and adjacent walk-in wardrobe, directly accessible (provided with much vertical storage space)  The refurbishment is a rare example of much care, in keeping with the Florentine style a:
  • Exposed wooden beams on the ceilings.
  • Terracotta Flooring from Siena, was made by traditional methods, by hand and wood fired.
  • Bathroom Travertine is from Siena, and cut to specifications. 
  • Custom shower trays and book matched wall and wainscoting tiles by Vaselli.
  • Door and Windows are traditional Chestnut Wood. Windows have screens.
  • All the appliances are Miele, built in refrigerator/freezer, oven/microwave combination oven, gas stove top, dishwasher and wash/dry laundry machine.
  • Light fixtures are Lasvit production.:
  • Neverending Glory collection and Flos Pochette Wall Sconces.
Being under the roof , the apartment enjoys more light creeping in through a couple of skylights automatically driven. Rare indeed to meet  anything so accurate and with such high quality features!        The apartment shows this unique  Renaissance  tuscan flair  combined with the best of the modern comfort's technologies.
  • A dual heating systems, one the hot water boiler system (on gas) with radiators and the units in the main rooms are not only AC, but heating as well, electric. It’s a good way to conserve based on utility costs.
  • Boiler/ water pump  with filters and storage tank:  the water storage tank is 300 liters and it's made in stainless steel.  
  • A functional closet provided with a laundry machine and more storage page.
Great care and focus on the electrical systems:
  • Lighting in all closets.
  • Dual switches of lights in and out of rooms.
  • USB ports.
  • Electric heater on the loggia.
  • Alarm system.
  • Automatic main building circuit breaker reset if the power goes out momentarily 
 

Apartment with Historic Style in the Old Town Florence.

This apartment is a unique piece on its own, indeed. A perfect one in an amazing location in the core of the Old Town Florence, in a street of notable historical and artistic interest, as evidenced by the noble architecture of the palaces and towers along its route. [post_title] => Apartment With a 15^Century Loggia in the Heart of the Old Town Florence. [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => apartment-with-a-15century-loggia-in-the-heart-of-the-old-town-florence [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2024-03-12 22:36:20 [post_modified_gmt] => 2024-03-12 21:36:20 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://victoria-house.it/?post_type=estate_property&p=42656 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => estate_property [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [1] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 41947 [post_author] => 2 [post_date] => 2023-02-14 15:47:11 [post_date_gmt] => 2023-02-14 14:47:11 [post_content] => This luxurious apartment is in a prestigious Condominium, a residential area in the old city. The context consists of buildings dating back to the 1950s, whose redevelopment has been entrusted to internationally recognized architecture and interior design studios. The apartment for sale is now totally new. It has the highest architectural quality, with technologically advanced Home Automation and energy-saving systems. The result is a combination of contemporary style and comfort inserted in a truly unique historical context. The sale is from a private owner.    

An apartment with modern comfort immersed in the millennial history of Rome.

The apartment is on the fourth floor (served by a lift) and consists of  123 square meters, distributed as follows: .large entrance; .large living room with a dining area with a prestigious Dada Molteni kitchen of the highest Italian design; .3 bedrooms (with an option that one of them can be a study); .2 bathrooms (one of which is ensuite, equipped with a Turkish bath/hammam cabin ; .laundry; .large terrace overlooking the elegant gardens surrounding Piazza Albania.   The apartment is of a unique kind in the Condominium, as it has been totally customized. The basic finishes have been replaced with original materials  by Top Italian Brands, maximum expressions of the quality and functionality of interior designing: - marble coverings and furnishings of the Baths of Antonio Lupi; - parquet in natural wood (herringbone) by the Cadorin Group; - Garofoli  Branddoors; - thermal insulating wooden windows; - Brise Soleil System, sunscreens applied to the external facade to reduce the entry of UV rays and consequently reduce the use of air conditioning, without interfering with the entry of sunlight inside the apartment.   And then: - a hyper-functional Dada Molteni kitchen, top brand of the Italian design worldwide, with the most up-to-date models of Miele appliances and including: . a functional island, . two large refrigerators, . a grill oven, . a microwave, . two freezers, . a wine cellar.    

An Apartment with comfort and technological features in the Old City of Rome.

The apartment is equipped with a personalized Home Automation System, "My Home, the Smart Home", the maximum comfort and safety. It works in  a simple and intuitive way to live in the apartment  in total relaxation and with full control of : .remote control of lights of all features; .regulation of temperature (heating and cooling) and humidity levels in each room;. .electronic opening and closing system for doors, windows, and rolling shutters; .control of energy overloads; .consumption monitoring.   The property also includes, . a private parking area of 13 square meters  ; . a cellar of 3 square meters. both into the bright and well-kept basement.    

The apartment enjoys the advantages of an avant-garde Condominium of comfort, safety, and well-being.

The apartment enjoysthe  free services offered to the residents of the Condominium: .private gym; .concierge and surveillance service, active 24 hours a day with permanent video controls; .multipurpose room for organizing meetings and events; .common garden ; .re-charging point for electric cars; .direct access to an amazing archeological area hidden in the basement.    

The Condominium keeps some treasures of the history of ancient Rome. How is it possible?

Archaeological excavations carried out during the redevelopment of the condominium site have brought to light some incredible mosaics from the Imperial Age of Rome! This area is right in the basement of the Condominium and is indeed  something never seen before, possible only in a City like Rome. Given its delicacy and prestige, the place can only be visited by small groups of visitors and with a particular privilege for the owners of the condominium apartments.   Location Living in the Aventino area means immersing yourself in an oasis of peace, in the heart of the Eternal City. This condominium dialogues harmoniously with the green spaces and gardens surrounding the neighborhood and is very close to the monuments and masterpieces of Rome's millenary history. Short walking routes in the green streets of the Aventino district take you towards the immense area of ​​the  Circo Massimo and, a little further on, the Giardino degli Aranci. In the same area, you will find yourself in front of the majestic Colosseo. Still moving comfortably on foot, the Terme di Caracalla can be reached through paths dotted with medieval churches and basilicas. Excellent logistics and services of all kinds embellish the area, which is full of delicious cafes and elegant restaurants. They are the meeting place for the international public who chose this area as their residence.   Distances. Circo Massimo: 650 meters Giardino degli Aranci: 750 meters Bocca delle Verità: 1 km Colosseo: 1.2 km Terme di Caracalla: 1.3 km Piazza Venezia: 1.9 km Termini Railway Station: 3.2km Vatican City: 4.6 km [post_title] => A Luxury Apartment on The Aventino Hill, One of the Most Exclusive Districts of Rome. [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => a-luxury-apartment-on-the-aventino-hill-one-of-the-most-exclusive-districts-of-rome [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2024-04-08 21:09:38 [post_modified_gmt] => 2024-04-08 19:09:38 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://victoria-house.it/?post_type=estate_property&p=41947 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => estate_property [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [2] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 41737 [post_author] => 2 [post_date] => 2022-12-18 15:43:56 [post_date_gmt] => 2022-12-18 14:43:56 [post_content] => It is surrounded by greenery, in an oasis of peace and tranquillity, one of the most typical areas of the Tuscan countryside. It is reachable from the provincial road 85 of Vallombrosa, in the Municipality of Reggello.  

The Main Villa.

After entering through the automatic wrought iron gate, you cross a park of oaks and cypresses, until you reach the large Villa. It is arranged on three levels, for over 450 square meters. Opposite the entrance is the huge terrace with a large Tuscan-style stone loggia and a roof made of a wooden structure with trusses and rafters. From the large terrace facing southwest, a panorama of the Arno Valley and the hills of the Chianti area opens up.   The terrace leads to the first level of the Villa consisting of: .a large and bright living room, built on two levels and dominated by a large stone fireplace .the eat-in kitchen .the sleeping area consists of three bedrooms, .three bathrooms, .a closet.   Second level: it goes to the first with internal stairs leading to the attic, a large room on the attic floor used as a study.   Third level: it goes to the first by an internal staircase, located at ground level and consists of: . an apartment, of about 128 square meters, with four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and a living room with direct access to the garden and the park. . an apartment of about 104 square meters for the service personnel consisting of a large kitchen, equipped with a fireplace, two bedrooms, and two bathrooms.   This large area is completed by other ancillary rooms that include: .the tavern, .the games room with billiard room, .the large cellar of 50 square meters .the room of the thermal power plant .the laundry.    

The Dependence.

It is about 90 square meters and is located a short distance from the Villa, directly overlooking the park with: .2 bedrooms, .2 bathrooms .room used as a gym.   The part of the buildings is completed with the two closed garages/garages of approx. 77.80 square meters and 26.70 square meters for 8 parking spaces. The structural maintenance conditions are good. Given the slope of the land, they have a flat roof covered with grass and are well camouflaged.    

The Park and the grounds.

The park is over 4 hectares, completely fenced, with wooded and arable land and full of plants typical of the Tuscan hills, such as Turkey oaks, oaks, and cypresses.   In the area in front of the Villa, there are two swimming pools: .the first swimming pool, for children, is circular with relative slides, .the second swimming pool has an elliptical shape. It comes with a diving board, with underlying technical volume for chlorination and water heating. The underground technical room is for water treatment and heating. Also below the pools was a cistern intended for water storage.    

The park is a real amusement park for the young and old!

An amazing space with:   . A large picnic area with a wood-burning oven . a playground with various installations (slides, carousel, swings). Through walkways in the park you will then discover:   .the 566.00 square meter tennis court is completely fenced and surrounded by typical Tuscan cypress trees. The field is regulated, equipped with benches and also the referee's station. Once with synthetic grass, today the surface is covered with natural grass and needs renovation. Next door is also the changing room for men and women, equipped with showers and toilets, with an area of 36.20 square meters.   .the bowling green of 126.00 square meters.    

Installations.

The  whole property is in a generally good state of conservation. All the buildings are from the 70s and they are perfectly habitable. The heating system is Autonomous, with radiators, fueled by diesel The Air conditioning system is autonomous.

Villa in Tuscany, in the hills, and with a favorable climate.

It's 450 meters above sea level. The climate: the southwest exposure and the northern protection of the Pratomagno mountain range make the climate of the place dry and mild in winter and cool in summer.

 

Why this property is an excellent real estate investment in Tuscany, Italy. The quality/price represents a unique opportunity.

  It meets the expectations of those looking for a property: .located outside the cities and in contact with nature .in the hills with a favorable climate all year round .with excellent logistics near Florence .for a re-location to Tuscany in search of a more relaxed and sustainable standard of living .it is a property to be enjoyed all year round, suitable for large family groups; .is a "good retreat" for those who love contact with nature for privacy, contemplation, and forms of spiritual retreat (historical vocation of this area full of convents and abbeys). .given its size and versatility, it is suitable for those wishing to organize a welcoming activity at certain times of the year or even to structure a so-called "educational farm", Zen courses, Pilates courses.

 

Logistics.

  The property is in the Municipality of Reggello, 30 km from Florence, Tuscany. The villa is in a privileged geographical position. It is on the famous Strada dei Setteponti built in the Medici era to connect Florence with the southern areas of Tuscany towards Rome. The location is strategic for visiting Florence, Chianti, and the whole region. Services and transport are very efficient. The area is easily accessible by car a few kilometers from the A1 motorway (Firenze Sud or Firenze Incisa exit). It is a short distance from Reggello, Incisa, and Rignano sull'Arno, where there are all the main services, shops, bus stations, and railway stations.   Distance from major cities and airports. The historic center of Florence: 25 km Florence railway station: 20 km Greve in Chianti: 25 km Arezzo: 60 km San Gimignano: 65 km Siena: 80 km, Pisa: 100 km Lucca: 100 km Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi: 100 km. Pienza and Val D'Orcia Unesco sites: about 100 km. Rome: 250 km Milan: 330 km Florence airport: 30 km Pisa airport: 100 km Bologna airport: 135 km [post_title] => Large Independent Property with Villa, Outbuilding, 2 Swimming Pools, and Tennis Court. On the Hills in Chianti, Close to Florence. [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => large-independent-property-with-villa-outbuilding-2-swimming-pools-and-tennis-court-on-the-hills-in-chianti-close-to-florence [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2022-12-26 21:10:59 [post_modified_gmt] => 2022-12-26 20:10:59 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://victoria-house.it/?post_type=estate_property&p=41737 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => estate_property [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [3] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 41164 [post_author] => 2 [post_date] => 2022-12-11 16:08:37 [post_date_gmt] => 2022-12-11 15:08:37 [post_content] =>

Independent Property in Tuscany, in Castellina Marittima, province of Pisa.

On a hill at 375 meters, with a panoramic sea view, and a few kilometers from the coast. A careful renovation, begun in 2008 and completed in 2010, makes this property a jewel of comfort and functionality, in a context characterized by superior living standards. The property is discreetly located, secluded but not isolated, on the southern edge of the small town of Castellina Marittima. You enter through an automatic opening gate, after which the large Villa immediately appears, surrounded by an elegant courtyard and a well-kept garden in which a very original swimming pool stands out. The position allows maximum privacy while enjoying the reassuring presence of other houses nearby.    

Indoor Spaces

The 279 square meters of the Villa are over 3 levels.   Ground floor:
  • entrance
  • large porch transformed into a bright veranda protected by glass windows
  • disengagement
  • kitchen dining room
  • lounge room
  • room with bath/shower, toilets, and Finnish sauna for 3, or 4 people
  • laundry room with warehouse and pantry
  • technical room for the heating plant.
  First level An elegant internal staircase with opaque glass steps rises from the ground floor to the first upper level, where you find:
  • large living room with dining room and study area
  • kitchen with a large panoramic window
  • 3 double bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom with bath, shower, and toilet
  • bathroom with shower and toilet
  • large balcony with double access from the dining room and the kitchen. It extends on two sides and looks towards the superb panorama of the surrounding hills and the total view of the sea.
    Second level. Continuing with the staircase, you arrive at an attic where you can find:
  • double room
  • bathroom with shower and toilet
  • large pocket terrace from where you can admire again, and at a higher level, the gorgeous surrounding landscape (from the sea right in front of the Apuan Alps to Corsica).
   

Property oriented to Sustainability, and Re-use of Resources. 

The whole property is on a slightly rocky slope which guarantees solidity and structural integrity. The outdoor area is full of large spaces for lunch and dinner outdoors. A couple of small structures are also available for storing tools, garden supplies, wood, etc.   The garden is a masterpiece, the result of skillful botanical choices by the owners, a natural oasis made up of:
  • typical plants of the Mediterranean maquis
  • fruit trees, olive trees, and even a cypress at the bottom 
  • hedges of oleander, photinias, pittosporum, laurel, box
  • large bushes of aromatic plants such as lavender, rosemary, and sage.
And then again: oaks, holm oaks, paulownia tomentose, numerous succulent plants, wild irises, and others from hybridizations of the renowned Iris Garden in Florence. Finally fruit trees, olive trees, and even a cypress.   The large swimming pool and relaxation area are next to the Villa, in a panoramic position facing the sea. Installed in 2010, the pool is a structure with:
  • length 11 meters,
  • width 5.5 meters,
  • depth of 1.5 meters in the center and 1.2 meters at the sides;
  • elegant Roman staircase for safe access to the basin.
 

Property with a Unique, Never Seen Swimming Pool.

The original element of the pool is the arched cover. It consists of 5 mobile and autonomous sections. They run on push rails in both directions. They allow for (total or partial) coverage of the pool: the parts can be easily packed inside each other at any point above or outside the body of water to leave the swimming pool completely unobstructed. The cover allows the water to be heated naturally and you can use the pool from April to October, even in adverse weather conditions, rain or wind. The internal height, from 2.06 m to 2.40 m, allows you to stand inside easily. In addition to protecting the basin from atmospheric agents, falling leaves, or stray animals, the cover can also be used as safety protection,  thanks to the connections with the centralized alarm system.   The technical equipment of the pool:
  • sand filter,
  • circulation pump,
  • salt electrolysis plant for water disinfection with natural chlorine
  • electrical system for operation management.
  • hot water for the shower comes from a 30-liter solar-heated container pipe.
 

Property Structured for Safety and Sustainability.  

Technical equipment and safety systems: great attention to the provision of control systems that accentuate the comfort and safety of the entire property. Are installed:
  • an alarm system that you can manage remotely
  • two external webcams connected via the internet.
  Heating and conditioning of the Villa include:
  • Heating is divided into three zones with separate collectors: Ground floor, 1st floor, and attic;
  • District heating for the 1st floor and attic that can be activated separately;
  • Air conditioning in the attic and on the first floor;
  • Heating plant with methane boiler and solar system for hot water with 500-liter storage tank + Anti-limescale system;
  • Windows and external doors with double thermal and shatterproof safety glass;
  • Stove with high-performance double combustion, radiant glass, and reduced wood consumption, located in the living room.
  In addition to all this, also:
  • barbecue with the electric draft;
  • large wood-burning oven in the kitchen on the ground floor.
 

The property where water resources are optimized and re-used.

The property links  to the municipal aqueduct, but it has its systems that allow for the conservation and functional recovery of water:
  • 3,000-liter drinking water tank filled from the mains and autoclave to always maintain optimal pressure;
  • 18,000-litre rainwater tank with submersible pump fed by roof downspouts, for garden irrigation with the drip distribution system;
  • 500-liter reserve tank, upstream in the garden, for irrigation.
  Other technical features guarantee connectivity and safety.
  • Fiber optic internet connection
  • Intercommunicating video entryphones on each floor, with a video camera at the gate
  • Gate: automatic opening with remote control,
  • Grounding system and lightning protection
  • Biological pits with double chamber + clear water wells.
   

Why Buy a Property on The Hill and Close to the Sea Coast.

It is a property to be enjoyed in total comfort and safety all year round, not just as a holiday home. It is ideal for family groups who can find a reassuring and enjoyable meeting point on this property. The small town of Castellina Marittima has the characteristics of a typical Italian village with a calibrated population density (just under 2000 inhabitants), with all the services available, and, above all, with that familiar atmosphere typical of small communities in the Tuscan province.   This property has the characteristics of an ideal "Buen Retiro" in one of the most popular areas of Tuscany, where it is still possible to find oases of privacy and tranquillity. The privileged position on the hill allows you to enjoy the great view of the sea and the pleasant sea breezes that temper the summer heat and make the winters mild.   The place enjoys its seclusion, but it is not far from the main roads connecting the coast to the main capitals of Tuscany, Liguria, and northern Lazio. It is sheltered from the lively "movement" of tourists and holidaymakers in the summer, the stretches of pleasant provincial roads that connect the property to the splendid crystalline waters of the sea of ​​Castiglioncello, the Etruscan Riviera are short, the Spiagge Bianche of Vada, famous localities as Bolgheri and Castagneto Carducci and, a little further south, the enchanting inlets of Populonia with the archaeological sites of very ancient Etruscan settlements.   The location is also strategic for the Thermal Centers in the southern area between Grosseto and Siena, the Maremma natural parks, and the sites of historical interest scattered throughout this area of ​​Tuscany.  

Logistics

Efficient is the logistics: it allows you to reach the main motorway arteries in just a few minutes towards Pisa, Grosseto, Livorno, and inland towards Volterra, Siena, and Florence. Main distances:
  • Pisa airport: 60 km
  • Florence airport: 100 km
  • Rosignano motorway junction: 11 km
  • Vada: 15 km
  • Livorno: 40 km
  • Pisa: 60 km
  • Grosseto: 106 km
  • Florence: 100 km
[post_title] => Property with a Unique Pool and Panoramic Sea Views in The Province of Pisa - Tuscany [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => property-with-a-unique-pool-and-panoramic-sea-views-in-the-province-of-pisa-tuscany [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2022-12-14 22:34:27 [post_modified_gmt] => 2022-12-14 21:34:27 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://victoria-house.it/?post_type=estate_property&p=41164 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => estate_property [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 40639 [post_author] => 2 [post_date] => 2022-07-24 16:34:18 [post_date_gmt] => 2022-07-24 14:34:18 [post_content] => The property is  in Buriano , a tiny medieval village dating back to the 10th century. It is on the top of a hill from which you can admire the enchanting panorama of the plain of the Tuscan Maremma, a few kilometers from the tourist center of Castiglione Della Pescaia in the province of Grosseto. This property is ideal for  who looks for a solution for private use or a for profitable small business. Infact currenty this is organized as as a Guest House  with a small restaurant into it, but it can be converted in a private residential villa. Inaugurated in 2004 and constantly updated over time from a  technical point of view, the property is in excellent condition. The property spreads over three levels and covers a total of 315 square meters, plus a 173 sqm terrace.   Ground floor:
  • 1 large covered terrace of 110 square meters,
  • 1 large hall (now a restaurant room),
  • 1 kitchen
  • 3 bathrooms,
  • 1 technical compartment.
  First floor :
  • 5 large bedrooms, each with a private bathroom.
  • The rooms enjoy absolute tranquility and privacy.
  • All have independent entrances: some rooms have a garden and spacious balconies, and others have terraces overlooking the surrounding landscape.
  • Each room is ​​25 square meters with a private bathroom.
All rooms guarantee maximum comfort and come with: .air conditioning .heating .flat screen tv .safe .bathroom set and hairdryer.   Basement:
  • 2 warehouses,
  • 1 technical room,
  • 1 cellar
  • 2 storage rooms (95 sqm)
    Outdoor areas include terraced gardens and relaxation areas which include:
  • 1 large and comfortable solarium area with hydro-massage tub
  • 1 Private parking.
  It is a delightful eco-friendly property. From the earliest stages of construction, the structure is built to be ecologically sustainable and respectful of the surrounding  territory.                                                                                                                                                 The property is currently in an excellent state of maintenance and functionality.   All technical systems  achieve the best results:
  • 1 system of 15 KW photovoltaic panels partially occupies the roof of the building, guarantees electricity production and total energy supply autonomy.
  • the sanitary water is warm through the thermal panels that allow you to always have hot water for the rooms and the accommodation.
  • throughout the structure, there are bins dedicated to separate waste collection;
  • the lighting in all the gardens and the living and accommodation areas come with LED technology;
  • the maintenance of gardens and greenery is carried out without chemical fertilizers.
  Why buy a property in Buriano, near Castiglion Della Pescaia. Quality of life, privacy, tranquility, and constant contact with nature are the key factors determining a natural life choice. The location is in one of the most precious corners of Tuscany: on a hill 350 meters above sea level, just 7 km from the sandy beaches of Castiglione Della Pescaia, a few tens of km from spas, archaeological sites, natural parks, historic cities. The property is suitable for multifunctional use: - for private use for a large family group. - for an activity dedicated, as it is now, to tourist reception and catering; The current owners promote the local economy through the protection and enhancement of the cultural heritage of the area. Among these, there is also the culinary tradition. The management of the small, typical restaurant is conducted exclusively with zero km, organic (NO OGM) products with low use of fossil fuel. The restaurant  offers typical dishes of the Maremma area; it overlooks a large terrace overlooking the great Maremma plain and is used not only for the guests of the Inn and tourists passing by but also for parties and events.   The location and the logistics The position of the Locanda is strategic for the possibilities the surrounding area offers. It is at the beginning of a natural green park, ideal for those who want to do outdoor activities, from walking on the paths on the hill, excursions by mountain bike or with an e-bike, horseback riding, and taking riding lessons in the nearby stables. From a logistical point of view, it is easy to organize day trips from here to places of great interest within a radius of 50 km.   For those who love the sea, there are the islands of the Tuscan Archipelago: The island of Elba and the island of Giglio from the ports of Piombino and Porto Santo Stefano are about 50 minutes from the Locanda. And then again, the island of Giannutri, full of Etruscan and Roman finds; the mysterious and inaccessible island of Montecristo; la Capraia, reachable from Livorno, the wild island of Pianosa.   For those looking for total well-being and relaxation, the many Spas and natural sources such as: - Cascatelle del Molino (Saturnia) and Montemerano with sulfurous water with beneficial health effects that flows at a temperature of 37.5 ° C, - Terme di San Filippo (Fosso Bianco), from which you can reach the impressive football formations and waterfalls called "the White Whale."   Those who love history and, in particular, archeology in the immediate hinterland will find the priceless treasures of the many villages of Etruscan origin, such as - Vetulonia is an Etruscan archaeological site dating back to the 9th century BC. - Roselle and its Archaeological Park, which preserves remains from the Etruscan and Roman periods -. - Populonia, between Piombino and the Gulf of Baratti, is now also home to the Experimental Archeology Center, where you can experiment with the ancient techniques of working with ceramics and stone. And then again,  the old  middle age town of Massa Marittima and The Archaeological Park of Tufo, with Pitigliano Sovana and Sorano, with very narrow canyons delimited by high and steep tuff walls, generated about 600,000 years of volcanic activity.   Without forgetting Monte Amiata's area which is  rich in parks and natural reserves; villages, parish churches, and abbeys that preserve millenary testimonies shrouded in suggestive mysteries.   For those who prefer gastronomic tours, the territory is rich with itineraries for all tastes that allow guided visits to factories that produce oil, cheeses, and, of course, highly prized wines. Montalcino can be an obligatory stop: the village has remained intact since the 16th century, surrounded by hills and evocative countryside landscapes. Here, a tour of the area's wineries and a walk through the village shops are necessary. You can also take nature walks in the nearby countryside or in the villages of Bagno Vignoni, San Quirico, Pienza, Castiglione d’Orcia.   Finally, there are the parks and beaches of the marine coast for nature lovers. The Maremma Natural Park, overlooking the coast: includes the famous beaches of Collelungo and Cala di Forno. Inside the Park, it is possible to do educational visits, and excursions on foot, by bicycle, canoe, and carriage. You can admire the species that populate it, such as the Maremma wild boar, the Maremma cow, the osprey, and the traditional work done by the "Butteri," the local cow-boys, a true icon of the Maremma area. The beaches of the Maremma coast are still an area of ​​primordial purity, such as Calaviolina, about 25 minutes by car from the Locanda and Cala Civette. There are no bathing establishments or equipped rooms: they are ideal beaches for those who love nature and are looking for the most direct contact. An earthly paradise: the waters are green, crystalline, the sand very clear. Punta Ala is of another type and charm: a fascinating and exclusive tourist center 25 minutes by car from the Inn with a very famous tourist port; le Rocchette, 20 minutes by car from the Locanda, with a beach, is located in front of a centuries-old pine forest. And then again. Talamone. Ideal place for lovers of sailing, windsurfing, and kite-surfing. And finally, Castiglione Della Pescaia: is one of the best tourist destinations in Italy in terms of services, sea quality, and natural environment.   Logistics Grosseto airport: 18 km Pisa airport: 140 km Florence airport: 160 km Castiglione della Pescaia, 15 km Punta Ala: 35 km Talamone: 50 km Piombino: 60 km Porto Santo Stefano: 65 km Grosseto: 19 km Siena: 85 km Florence: 150 km Livorno: 144 km Pisa: 152 km Rome: 211 km [post_title] => Eco-Sustainable Guest House in a Small Medieval Village on the hills near the Tuscan sea. 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Castles in Tuscany: a dream comes true

A Striking Tuscan Property Near Florence At first sight, we are in front of a real castle with its battlements and the panoramic tower, which offers sweeping views over the Tuscan countryside. The villa has major castle vibes. It's believed to be built on the site of a fortress, in an area rich in historical testimonies, dated back to the 9th century BC with Etruscan and Roman garrisons and remains. The oldest mention dates back to 925, in the deed of foundation of S. Maria ad Acone Church. The strong imprint given by the castle melds today with its eclectic appearance and the contamination of styles that have followed one another over the centuries. The latest renovations with the most recent construction and comfort systems make this property extraordinary and unique, in which the past and the present dialogue harmoniously.   The surrounding land is 2 hectares and includes:
  • the main villa/castle,
  • a lemon house (greenhouse for citrus fruits)
  • a chapel,
  • the majestic Italian garden
  • the terrace
  • the saltwater swimming pool, covered with mosaics
  • the pool house.
  The lands are then enriched by:
  • an orchard
  • an olive grove
  • a wooded area with old trees.
  14,000 square feet of living space in the mansion/castle feature:
  • 11 bedrooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • different reception rooms
  • the main living room, which opens onto the terraces surrounding the house.
  And also, the main body of the castle/villa is provided with:
  • an art studio,
  • an ample space converted into a home gym
  • a cellar,
  • an independent apartment for the staff with two bedrooms and a private entrance from the parking lot.

Castle for sale in Tuscany, Italy: why invest in it

Why buy this property It is a truly exceptional property in the typical Tuscan countryside, with great potential in one of Italy's most sought-after destinations for boutique tourism. The property lends itself to modern multifunctional uses:
  • if you are thinking of a conversion of the property for hospitality purposes (boutique hotel or agritourism activities), the property is already well prepared for an internal subdivision into different apartments;
  • the position on the hills, the surrounding spaces in the most absolute are also ideal for hosting small groups of guests to whom the typical services of a Didactic Farm (yoga, pilates, meditation, painting, etc.);
  • it can be a private home for your family for short and repeated holiday periods;
  • it can be the ideal place to retire.
 

The best place to stay in Tuscany for wine tasting

  Location. The property is on the hills between Pontassieve and Rufina, part of the vast Chianti area towards the north, just 25 km from Florence. The area shows the typical characteristics that have made the Tuscan countryside famous all over the world: rolling hills with cypresses, olive groves, and vineyards; farmhouses and farms scattered near villages and ancient churches, small discreet centers, today modernly structured and which coexist organically with nature and the surrounding places.  

Hiking in Tuscany will be easy

  The area is renowned today for many reasons linked to its generous territory and its millenary history. It is the area of:
  • prestigious wine production that boasts the Chianti DOCG mark (Controlled and Guaranteed Designation of Origin);
  • excursions through paths to visit Medici villas and castles, ancient farms that produce high-quality wines and olive oil (La Strada Dei Vini), churches, convents, and parish churches of old memory;
  • small and fascinating museums that keep alive the testimonies of the activities and traditions of the mountains and hills (Museum of the Vine and Wine);
  • fairs and village festivals that take place at various times of the year in honor of the typical products and traditions of this land;
  • naturalistic excursions for groups or private retreats. Walking through the quiet of the woods to reach waterfalls and springs, natural reserves such as that of Lake Falgano, capable of giving unique suggestions.
 

Castles in Tuscany: living among historic walls without sacrificing luxury

    Various historical testimonies date back to the 9th century BC, with Etruscan and Roman remains. Other evidence comes from the Middle Ages and then again from the Renaissance, which confirms settlements of monks' convents. Subsequently, the area saw a demographic expansion with the construction of farms and manor houses. Still clearly visible are the evidence of ancient architecture, such as the 11th-century Torre di Monte Bonello and its tiny village. Other testimonies come from several churches, such as the Church of Santo Stefano in Castiglioni, which displays a 14th-century pictorial table; the Church of Santa Maria a Falgano, with a gabled façade with a single entrance portal surmounted by a small eye. Also valuable is the Church of Santa Maria del Carmine ai Fossi, of medieval origin, located along the ancient mule track that connected the two different contiguous areas of the Casentino and Val di Sieve.

A castle for sale in Tuscany near Florence

  Logistics. The property is just a few kilometers from the nearest towns of Rufina town and Pontassieve with all the services(schools, hospitals, centers of worship, sports facilities, libraries, shopping centers, etc.). You can reach these centers by convenient state roads that pass through beautiful natural landscapes that flank the Arno river up to the center of Florence, about 25 km away.   Distance from major centers and airports. Florence City Center: 25 km. Arezzo: 69 km Siena: 90 Km Lucca: 106 km Pisa: 114 km Bologna: 133 km Rome: 267 km Milan: 328 km   Amerigo Vespucci-Florence Airport: 32 km. Pisa International Airport: 109 km

Bologna International Airport: 130 km

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A Middle Age Loggia in the Old Town Florence.

Located in a building from the late fifteenth century and totally refurbished a few years ago , this cute lavish apartment includes a precious Loggia of the 15^ century origin,  recovered after accurate  historic researches. Now the Loggia, returned to its former glory, offers a magnificent view of the most prestigious buildings of Florence. Just take your seat and admire your own private spectacular view. The apartment  is in the core of the old town, in a pedestrian area in between Santa Croce, Signoria Square and Lungarni. Set on the third floor, the apartment has an excellent exposition and enjoys much light coming in.       

Renaissance  Tuscan style  with the best of the modern comfort's technologies.

It is divided in two main areas . The living part comprises an amazing wide living area which opens onto the wonderful loggia. High ceilings and a majestic solid wood library  separate this part from the adjacent dining and cooking area with a prestigious Italian branded kitchen. The sleeping area comes with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The master bedroom is like a an whole suite, as it includes a private bathroom and adjacent walk-in wardrobe, directly accessible (provided with much vertical storage space)  The refurbishment is a rare example of much care, in keeping with the Florentine style a:
  • Exposed wooden beams on the ceilings.
  • Terracotta Flooring from Siena, was made by traditional methods, by hand and wood fired.
  • Bathroom Travertine is from Siena, and cut to specifications. 
  • Custom shower trays and book matched wall and wainscoting tiles by Vaselli.
  • Door and Windows are traditional Chestnut Wood. Windows have screens.
  • All the appliances are Miele, built in refrigerator/freezer, oven/microwave combination oven, gas stove top, dishwasher and wash/dry laundry machine.
  • Light fixtures are Lasvit production.:
  • Neverending Glory collection and Flos Pochette Wall Sconces.
Being under the roof , the apartment enjoys more light creeping in through a couple of skylights automatically driven. Rare indeed to meet  anything so accurate and with such high quality features!        The apartment shows this unique  Renaissance  tuscan flair  combined with the best of the modern comfort's technologies.
  • A dual heating systems, one the hot water boiler system (on gas) with radiators and the units in the main rooms are not only AC, but heating as well, electric. It’s a good way to conserve based on utility costs.
  • Boiler/ water pump  with filters and storage tank:  the water storage tank is 300 liters and it's made in stainless steel.  
  • A functional closet provided with a laundry machine and more storage page.
Great care and focus on the electrical systems:
  • Lighting in all closets.
  • Dual switches of lights in and out of rooms.
  • USB ports.
  • Electric heater on the loggia.
  • Alarm system.
  • Automatic main building circuit breaker reset if the power goes out momentarily 
 

Apartment with Historic Style in the Old Town Florence.

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