An iconic casa colonica in the heart of Chianti countryside.
Set in the hills above Gaiole in Chianti, a property of ca. 3 Ha with main house, guest house and pool house. Enjoying fabulous south-facing views, there are olive groves, woodland and gardens forming a tranquil and private retreat minutes from several pretty towns.Converted from a classical 'Leopoldina' farmhouse dating from 1790, this beautiful, independent property sits in a dominating, south-facing position with views of the Castle of Spaltenna and the medieval hamlet of Vertine in the distance.Surrounded by 500 olive trees and elegant gardens of ancient cypress trees, lawns and carefully tended beds of irises, roses and an impressive vegetable garden, the property is accessed by 2 private drives and provides shade and tranquility with an ornamental pond area and a covered, panoramic dining loggia.There is a covered dining loggia with an original oven infront of the main house which enjoys amazing views over the garden and on over the neighbouring vineyards.There are 600 olive trees below the garden where there is a 7m x 14m heated mosaic swimming pool. A pool house provides a summer kitchen, bathroom and boiler room.The property has been restored in the 1980s and whilst it could benefit from some modernisation, it provides comfortable living in an unique, tuscan setting.Energy Class G: Index 253,4 kWh/sq m/annum.
The property is accessed by a white road of approximately 2 km from either the Radda/Coltibuono road or the Gaiole/San Donato road via the picturesque village of Vertine. Surrounded by Chianti Classico vineyards.5 km from Radda, 29 km from Siena and 57 km from Florence. All distances approximate.