On the Chianti Hills, not far from the wine city of Greve, this finely restored stone farmhouse offers 420 sqm of surface for a total of 6 bedrooms. The ample size allows using the building in accommodation business. The property is completed by 12.3 hectares of land (including 5.6 ha of olive grove and 2.5 ha of chestnut grove) and a 10 x 5 m swimming pool with stone-paved solarium.
Easily reached and in an extremely quiet location, the farmhouse is fitted with all the necessary services in the nearby town (4km; 5rsquo;) and allows easily moving through the most renowned towns of the Tuscan hinterland: Greve in Chianti (20km; 30rsquo;), the beautiful Firenze (25km; 35rsquo;), the turreted San Gimignano (62km; 1h 10rsquo;), Monteriggioni (63km; 1h), the Etruscan Volterra (82km; 1h 25rsquo;) and the medieval Siena (84km; 1h 20rsquo;).The most convenient airports to reach the property are Firenze Peretola (48km; 45rsquo;), Pisa Galilei (99km; 1h 30rsquo;), Bologna Marconi (129km; 1h 35rsquo;) and Perugia San Francesco (146km; 1h 45rsquo;).
DESCRIPTION OF THE BUILDINGS
The farmhouse (350 sqm ndash; 3,767 sqft) is laid out onto two floors organized as follows:
- Ground floor: entrance hall, laundry room, living room, kitchen, sitting room with oven, two bedrooms and a bathroom;
- First floor: four bedrooms, two bathrooms, loft and terrace.
The barn (70 sqm ndash; 753 sqft) is laid out onto two floors and could easily be converted into a guesthouse.
STATE AND FINISHES
The building is a typical stone and masonry building in Tuscan style. A careful restoration allowed valorizing the characteristics of the buildings while keeping unaltered its original look. On the inside one can find terracotta floors, wooden beams and hand worked stone fireplaces. The barn has been recently built abiding by the Tuscan style and complying with the most recent anti-seismic rules. Inside the house is still visible a stone portal, once belonging to a tower nowadays enclosed in the farmhouse.
The property is made up of 12.3 hectares of land, partially covered in garden nearby the farmhouse. An olive grove (5.6 ha) allows producing excellent extra-virgin olive oil. The remaining surface is split among a chestnut grove (2.5 ha) and a wood (3.2 ha). The 10 x 5 m swimming pool is located right next to the farmhouse and is equipped with a convenient stone-paved solarium.
USE AND POTENTIAL USES
The farmhouse, given its excellent location in the Tuscan countryside, very quiet and easily reached, is perfect for anyone looking for a building to use in the hosting business, perhaps as a Bed and Breakfast. The barn can be converted into a guest house to expand the capacity of the structure.Alternatively, it is always possible to use the farmhouse as a private residence.