A beautiful property full of character in a stunning location.
This rare property has conserved its ancient origins, has two annexes and enjoys beautiful views over unspoiled countryside.In a dominating position enjoying 360 degree views over stunning Chianti countryside yet within half an hour from Florence city centre.Dating from the 1400s this ancient property still maintains many original features and has been restored over the years without disturbing the atmosphere and charm of this historical building. It originally belonged to the nearby convent and had previously been a watchtower due to its prominent position.The main house is set over two floors and comprises a kitchen, pantry and dining room (once the portico) with large open fireplace. Steps lead up to the sitting room also with fireplace, stairs go down to a vaulted cellar, billiard room with door onto rear loggia for al fresco dining and a lower laundry/staff room. There is an independent colombaia room currently used as a guest suite with bathroom. Office with door to garden and to guest bathroom.The first floor has original stone features, floors and enormous beams; three bedrooms and bathroom all with delightful views, master suite comprising a study/sitting room, large bathroom and bedroom of ca. 80 sq.m in the original granary part of the house with a terracotta stove and impressive beams. Outbuildings: These include a restored agricultural building of ca. 69 sq m with bathroom with potential for further accommodation with loggia over the threshing floor and a room of ca. 28 sq m with pizza oven which was once the pigsty.There is an Infinity pool with cement lining of 11 x 6 mts, 4.5 Ha of olive grove with 850 trees producing a fine IGP DOP oil, woodland and garden.Services include: an electric entrance gate, covered parking in rear garage for three cars of approximately 48 sq m; a well, mains water and several water-collecting cisterns, GPL central heating.Energy Class: G Index 123,44 kWh/sq m/per annum
Just 20 km from Florence, 3 km from the Siena/Florence superstrada.Views of San Casciano.