A unique estate, for sale in Siena, set in a National Park
Surrounded by c.250 Ha of land in the beautiful Montagnola Natural Park, an ancient and genuine property built in 1039 as a military outpost and subsequently castle and then villa in the 1800s. A fantastic opportunity to own an important Sienese property.This extensive property belonged to the Sienese Tolomei family for 500 years and retains many details and features from that time including a private chapel. The current owners have lived here for 30 years maintaining the grounds and the buildings; some used for holiday rentals. There are 11 buildings forming the estate with the main villa set around a small courtyard. The surroundings offer tranquillity and silence with views over the oak woodland, arable land, garden and terraces immediately around the buildings with several individual walled gardens.The estate lends itself to both commercial and private use with ample scope for development to create an extremely attractive property. The estate provides an ideal setting for walking and cycling and the land plot can be negotiated. There are 3 wells on the property.Energy classification: G. Performance Index 541.7 kWh/sq.m per annum.
Sovicille 9 km, Siena 18 km, Florence 60 km, San Gimignano 40 kms, Pisa 106 km, Rome 246 km.Set in the Montagnola National Park of outstanding natural beauty, the property sits in an ecological oasis with chestnut and oak forests and rich with ancient hamlets.