8 Bedrooms • 6 Bathrooms • Period • Land • Semi-Detached • Secondary accommodation • Private Parking/Garage
A large 19th century villa which has been simply but carefully restored leaving the original features and materials wherever possible. An ideal family home with separate wings suitable for guests, nannies and/or staff.
The property is fenced and accessed by a private drive of approximately 150 mts with parking set away from the villa. The garden below is partially terraced with a formal design by Paolo Peyron with box hedges and roses. There is approved permission for a 5 mt x 12 mt swimming pool. There are ca. 70 olive trees, plane trees, umbrella pines, cypress trees and some fruit trees.
There are currently 3 parts to the property, all of which are connected. The main part of the villa comprises 6 - 8 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms with a large living room with pietra Serena fireplace, sitting room, laundry and vaulted cellar.
The adjacent annexe includes a large kitchen, 2 bathrooms, a living room and a bedroom. The second wing includes a kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom. There are some painted rooms with typical country scenes, rose bowers and Romanesque scenes.
There is an interconnecting summer/dining room on top of which is a large, first floor terrace.
The tower rooms enjoy beautiful views of the Certosa Monastery and the Impruneta hills.
The property currently requires minimal renovation to create a kitchen and possibly new and/or further bathrooms.
There are 2 wells, mains water and a natural spring.
Minutes away from Florence Porta Romana (1.5 km), the Poggio Imperiale school, the entrance to the A1 motorway (3km) and situated on the road leading into Chianti through Impruneta (8km away).
(All distances are approximate)