This villa for sale in the hills of Florence was built in the 1900s is in a dominant location, nestled in a verdant setting in the middle of the Florentine Chianti.
This villa of about 715 sq. m. is arranged on three floors plus a slope-ceilinged attic and is surrounded with a perfectly manicured, fenced-in garden of about 6500 sq. m.
This property has been recently and extremely tastefully renovated, with great care for details. It is currently both a private residence and hospitality facility. It has a large main apartment in which further suites may be built to increase the number of available guest rooms, if needed.
The ground floor of this prestigious property for sale in the Florentine hills has a wide hall with a large marble staircase, a living room adjoining the dining room and kitchen, one more living room, an English style bathroom, and two bedrooms.
The sleeping area is on the first floor, with two slope-ceilinged bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms for the adjoining the hospitality facility.
As for the rest of the villa, 10 more bedrooms – all with en-suite bathrooms – are arranged over three floors, and reception halls are on the ground floor, as well as the kitchen, utility and technical rooms, and the laundry room.
The garden has a charming 30-sq-m guesthouse with pergola. It houses a living room, bedroom, and bathroom, all overlooking the 12x6 m heated salt-water pool, which has a splendid view on the surrounding area spanning the valley.
Lastly, this property has a manicured garden dotted with centuries old pine tree, several areas equipped for al-fresco dining, and a sunbathing area for the pool, as well as a convenient and large garage of 85 sq. m. and a fenced-in area for horses.
This property for sale in a great investment, both as a private dwelling and as a hospitality facility, as it is near all the major Tuscan art cities and famous outlets in the area. Show more Show less
This prestigious estate for sale in Tuscany is in a strategic location. In just 5 min. (4 km) you can reach the historic center of Rignano sull’Arno and all the main services. The main locations reachable from the property are the following: Florence airport (45 km), Arezzo (56 km), Siena (94 km), Lucca (107 km), Pisa (117 km), Forte di Marmi, and Versilia (140 km).
The Florentine hills has long been the common name for the complex of elevations – hills and the taller mountains – that surround the city of Florence on three side. Some of the higher mountains are in the range around Florence, such as Monte Morello, Monte Acuto, Monte Ceceri, Poggio Alberaccio, Poggio di Firenze.
Florence lays in the middle of this valley through which runs the Arno River. The city, with its countless works of art and rich museums, holds the world record for so much art and culture in such a small area. Around the city, there is a series of towns and villages with remarkable historical, artistic, and cultural attractions that make for a great piece de resistance.
The hill slopes are covered in vineyards and olive groves. The centuries old plantations olive trees and vineyards are widespread and clearly visible everywhere. The wine is excellent, with some wineries having obtained the Chianti Classico quality mark of the Florentine Hills. As for extra virgin olive oil, production has been documented since the Etruscan and Roman eras and has constantly expanded in the following centuries.