In the heart of the famous and characteristic village of Settignano, just 15 minutes from the city of Florence, prestigious historic residence with private park and two annexes. The great charm is also determined by the fact that numerous meetings between the most famous artists of the international music scene of the 70s and 80s have been held here, while the state of the buildings is excellent.
On the promontory of Settignano this historic residence stands in a strategic position that allows you to quickly reach the Florence airport, the historic center and the daily life services which are only 300 meters away. The spectacular view that can be enjoyed from the garden reaches up to Piazza Duomo and even further beyond ranges to the Tuscan hills.
Traveling along the ancient road that cuts through the town, you come to an automated gate to enter the villa. The property consists of three buildings set in an exclusive and well-kept park. Entering from the main access of the property you are immediately in an elegant and refined area which leads to the large living room, the dining room as well as the finely decorated study room, also the ground floor is served by the large equipped kitchen and a service room. The veranda transformed by the owner's inspiration into a pleasant and precious winter garden is of absolute value. Going up the imposing stone staircase you reach the first floor consisting of four double bedrooms plus services and a room with a beautiful large paved terrace which makes the sleeping area even more comfortable.
The basement floor is served by two independent entrances that lead to a hallway and cellars as well as to the kitchen and boiler room. This part is connected to the rest of the floors by an internal staircase.
The former house of the doorman stands beside the main villa; spread over two floors and has also a basement level. On the ground floor there is a bright veranda, a large room served by a bathroom while the first floor consists of the bright attic with bathroom and an extra room.
To complete the property there is also the third building - the Studio House which develops on a floor consisting of a large veranda-greenhouse with access to the garden, large living area with particular kitchenette, a sitting room and two double bedrooms with their disengagement and service.
State and finishes
The villa has undergone constant maintenance and today is in perfect state. The materials used have kept intact the charm of the time by emphasizing particular aspects of value such as the frescoed ceilings, the fireplaces with important dimensions, the statues and the coats of arms that decorate the walls. The atmosphere that reigns inside the property is underlined by the testimonies of the passage of important people of Italian music.
The villa is served by a large parking area and inserted in a secular park that alternates with areas planted with flowers and spots of color that especially in the spring make this historic property unique. The park is completely fenced, illuminated and irrigated.
This historic representative villa is ideal as the main residence for the most sophisticated customers, or as a location for events of a certain level.