This is a 19th century country house located on the site of an ancient castle and farming village and has amazing views of the typical Chianti countryside. Many of the original features have been kept – the terracotta floors and stone archways and the lovely fireplace in the living room are a real focal point. The spacious downstairs opens out of to a lovely terrace and pool area with a shady corner perfect for alfresco dining.
Upstairs is a further living area with a large fireplace and four en-suite bedrooms. A further staircase leads up to a mansard floor with sloped, beamed ceilings which houses a further bedroom and sitting room. The property also has 4 apartments which are separate to the villa with their own swimming pool. They can be rented with the villa which makes this an ideal property for larger parties as well as families.
Local distances: The village of Lucolena is just 1km away and has a restaurant and a grocer’s shop. Figline and Greve in Chianti are a short drive away and have a wider selection of facilities. Figline has road and rail links to Florence and Arezzo. Florence is 35km, San Gimignano is 45km, Siena is 45km.
Recommended Airports: Pisa 145km, Florence 35km
Fully equipped kitchen with 5 gas rings, electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher. Dining room with fireplace and satellite television. Laundry room with washing machine, iron, two showers and wc.
Living room with fireplace, satellite television, DVD and stereo. Further seating area. 3 double bedrooms each with ensuite shower room and wc. Twin bedroom with ensuite shower room and wc.
Double bedroom with ensuite shower room and wc. Sitting room with two sofa beds (available on request).
Central heating. Washing machine, hairdryer, telephone (payable locally). Barbeque. Parking.
SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS:
Lucolena is just 1km away and has a grocery and restaurant. Greve in Chianti and Figline Val d’Arno are 8km. San Gimignano and Siena are 45km. Florence is 30km.