8 bedroom farmhouse for sale near Siena.
Set on a peaceful hillside of olive groves and vineyards with spectacular views towards Montalcino, this majestic 11th Century Abbey has been beautifully restored with taste and style and transformed into a luxurious country house.The ground floor is almost entirely open plan, maintaining the magnificent original features, with vaulted ceilings and columns dividing the space into sitting and dining areas. Upstairs has six bedrooms whilst the independent guest cottage has a further two. The property includes a medieval chapel, a green marble swimming pool and marvellous landscaped gardens.Ground floor comprises entrance hall, large open plan living area with fireplace, kitchen, boiler room, laundry room, bedroom 1 and bathroom 1.First floor comprises winter sitting room with original fireplace, corridor, bedroom 2 and bathroom 2 with bath, shower and walk in wardrobe, master bedroom (3) and bathroom 3 with travertine bath and double sinks, 2nd boiler room, bedroom 4, bathroom 4 with bath and shower, bedroom 5, bedroom 6, Mezzanine floor comprises a study/library.OutbuildingsCottage: Independent and fully restored comprises bedroom 7 and bathroom 6, sitting room and kitchen, ideal for pool use, bedroom 8 with bathroom 7Medieval ChapelWood store and laundry roomLandThe property includes just under 12 hectares of land, made up of a beautifully landscaped garden created by the garden designer Peter Curzon, fields, olive groves and vineyards. There is a fabulous 12 x 9m green marble swimming pool surrounded by a formal rose garden. The entire property is illuminated at night.Energy class: G. Performance index: 371,56kWh/m2 per annum.
Distances (approximate)From San Quirico d'Orcia 4,3 km, Bagno Vignoni 10 km, Montalcino 14 km, Siena 42 km, Florence 111 km and Rome 197 km.*Please note that the map location is to the nearest village only and not the exact location of the property*