Just 25 km from Florence, this handsome property sits high in the hills, protected by woodland and enjoying views over vineyards and olive groves.
An original tuscan hamlet with 30 Ha of land including 3 Ha of vineyards (sangiovese, merlot and petit verdaux) 2 Ha of olive grove with 400 trees, a garden and woodland. The hamlet sits on a gravel country lane that runs parallel to the Chiantigiana road and which meanders cross-country through ancient oak woods.
A farmstead (Azienda Agricola) with several buildings set around the 16th century villa which offers a large entrance hall, a library/sitting room with fireplace, dining room, WC, laundry and kitchen and a rear terrace from which to admire the views. It covers 550 sqm on two floors with 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on the first floor.
In the garden there is a limonaia, two rooms for the ageing of balsamic vinegar and a staff apartment of 80 sqm with a loggia and a panoramic terrace of 25 sqm. Adjoining the villa but independent, is a two-storey apartment of 130 sqm with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms above and an open-plan living room/kitchen below.
Below the villa are impressive wine cellars of 480 sqm and ca. 170 sqm to be restored to provide further accommodation.
In front of the villa are 2 farmhouses; one of which has a shop space for selling the estate produce on the ground floor with a bathroom and on the first floor an apartment of 55 sqm with a small garden. The second farmhouse has a restaurant area on the ground floor with WC and an apartment of 60 sqm above, also with its own garden.
There is a further farmhouse of 250 sqm with the animal stalls below and 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the first floor and close by a beautiful barn of 90 sqm to restore with a height of 4.50 mt.
The pool sits above the property in a secluded and panoramic part of the garden.
A Chapel completes the property, reached by a wonderful flight of worn, stone steps.
Towns / Cities:
Florence 25 km / Greve 5 km / Panzano 15 km / Castellina 25 km