Charming Chianti villages, magnificent castles, woodland, vineyard and olive groves surround this delightful farmhouse situated in a totally private, tranquil valley with a stream running close by.
Built in 1891, as part of a large farming estate, this house has maintained many original features and materials whilst enjoying all the modern amenities and systems that make all-year-round living a joy. The property is accessed by a 1 km track from the nearest village.The buildings comprise a main house of ca. 367 sq m, an annexe of 6.5 sq m, and a greenhouse of ca. 20 sq m.The main house is built on rock and was completely restored between 2010 and 2012 including the roof with insulation and an anti-seismic structure. On 2 floors, it consists of a large central, vaulted entrance hall with a beautiful and ancient flagstone floor, a large room currently used as a guest bedroom with en suite bathroom, small wine cellar under the stairs, kitchen with door to rear car park with cross vault, sink created from one whole block of marble, a pantry, a technical and laundry room, a living room with fireplace with a further living room in the original barn, now connected to the main house which has a large glass door out onto the front terrace.On the first floor are 4 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. The master bedroom has a hallway and walk-in dressing room with laundry area. A few stairs from the first floor landing lead to an attic storage room.The small annexe in front of the house provides space for garden equipment and creates a structure on which a beautiful pergola is built for al fresco dining. The greenhouse below the front terrace was originally the pigsty and now has 4 solar panels on its roof. Around this is a delightful rose garden with over 250 types of rose. There is a herb garden and a lawn area surrounding the infinity pool of 10 x 5 mts. Below the garden are around 70 olive trees.Services: There is a 90 mt well and a water softener. Central heating is by pellet and wood with GPL and solar also. SAT TV, Phone/Internet fiber. Video surveillance. Integrated central cleaning system.Energy class D:111.3 kWh/sqm/annum.
Gaiole in Chianti 7.3 km • Radda in Chianti 15 km • Siena 32 km • Arezzo 54 km • Florence 73 km • Pisa airport 122 km (All distances approximate)For more information on the precise location of the property and its surrounding area, please contact the listed Property Adviser.