Unusual, elegant property with stunning views close to Florence.
This beautiful property is believed to have been built where once a fortress stood. It has a limonaia and a chapel as well as a wonderful panoramic tower from which to enjoy the incredible, far-reaching views.The total floor space of 1300 sq m comprises the villa of 623 sq m, a staff apartment of 65 sq m and a chapel of 20 sq m On the ground floor is the main entrance hall, with billiard table and the art studio and another side entrance from the parking area giving independent access to the staff apartment comprising a kitchen, bathroom and two bedrooms. On this level is a large space for storage and the laundry area and another large room which could become a wellness and gym area. The 1st floor comprises a large sitting room with fireplace, a dining room, study/TV room with fireplace, bathroom, kitchen and breakfast room, master bedroom, bathroom with bath, further bedroom. From the living room there is access to large, south-facing terrace overlooking the park. This room also has access to the pool terrace on the north side, with pietra serena paving, a shady dining area and views down onto the Italianate garden below.On the upper floor of the property there are 3 bedrooms, one of which is single, and a bathroom. An independent area with air-conditioning includes a large living room with unusual oval windows, a bathroom with shower, a bedroom and further large room with wooden trusses, currently used as a bedroom. From this room, stairs lead to a further room and more steps to the amazing panoramic tower. The land consists of woodland, park with ancient trees, orchard and olive groves.There is a pool house and the 8 x 13 m swimming pool is in mosaic and has a salt water system. A long storage room is situated under the main terrace to the rear of the villa and the property has 2 entrances with ample parking.
Florence 27km • Pisa airport 118km • Greve in Chianti 50km • Arezzo 78km • Siena 100km(all distances are approximate)