Chianti Castle Estate
Chianti Castle. Surrounded by rolling hills of the Chianti countryside, with easy access to Siena and Florence, this wonderful 11th century castle and farm has stunning panoramic views.
The property comprises a magnificent 5 storey restored castle with a watch tower, 2 farmhouses, 2 barns, a church, a pool and a group of buildings to be renovated. In addition, the property includes 62 hectares of land with a producing olive grove and vineyard.
Arranged on 5 floors, the castle provides 1400 sqm of living space with a watch tower. It has been completely renovated preserving its original features and the historical importance. The property also boasts 1210 sqm of cellars.
Near the castle, the farmhouse offers 840 sqm of living space. It has been divided into 6 apartments, completely renovated and fully equipped with all modern comforts.
The 165 sqm barn has been refurbished to create a garage and an indoor heated swimming pool which is connected with the outdoor swimming pool in the summer time.
The property also includes another farmhouse, another barn, a church and a group of buildings which need to be renovated.
The property includes 62 hectares of land, including 11 hectares of vineyard (Chianti Colli wine production), 14 hectares of olive grove (virgin olive oil production), and 37 hectares of woodland.
Castle: 1,400 sqm
Villa-Luxury farmhouse used as agriturismo: 840 sqm
Cellar: 1,210 sqm
Converted barn with pool: 165 mq
Church + rectory: 750 sqm
Haybarn: 100 sqm
Farmhouse: 310 mq
Group of farmhouses to restore: 900 sqm
Tot. 5,676 sqm
Division of apartments within the agriturismo:
- 4 x 1 bedroom
- 4 x 2 bedrooms
- 2 x 3 bedrooms
- 1 x 2 bedroom with 2 bathrooms.
The castle has several accommodation areas used for rentals:
- 1 bedroom
- 3 suites
- 1 royal suite.
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* 2 Barns
* 2 Farmhouses
* 62 hectares
* Buildings to restore
* close to amenities
* historic building
* olive grove
* Swimming Pool
* Watch tower
Chianti Estate 30 Minutes from FlorenceChianti Estate. This magnificent estate is located just 30 mins from Florence and the beautiful village of Badia a Passignano in one of the most scenic areas of Chianti where the famous Tignanello wine is produced. The property enjoys stunning views of the valley and the surrounding vineyards and hills.The estate comprises a main villa of 710 sqm, which dates back to 1500s, a building of 1,000 sqm used as a multi-purpose structure for hospitality with 6 apartments and an annex of about 40 sqm located near the pool, perfect as a club house. The property includes 6 hectares of land, 3 of which are vineyard (in need of regeneration) and 3 of which are olive grove (once in production). There is also a beautiful swimming pool.The property lends itself to either private use or the rental market. The buildings are in good condition, though, internally some modernisation is required in areas such as the bathrooms and kitchen.Main Villa:Approx 710 square metres on 3 storeys, in a U-shape.Ground floor: Beautiful living room with access to the garden, 2 further living rooms, kitchen, dining room and an area currently used as a private room with a study, bedroom, dressing room and bathroom.First floor: 8 bedrooms, one with access to the loggia and a small study with fireplace.Basement: Cellar with lots of light.The main house also has a small church.Second Building:1000 sqm on 2 storeys plus a cellar, it was once the old wine production area and cellar with a caretaker's apartment.First floor: Living room, kitchen diner, pantry.First floor: 6 delightful apartments all with independent external access.Basement: Beautiful cellar, still with its wooden barrels, a laundry area and rooms for storing wine and oil.Annex:Located next to the pool and used as a bar and restaurant.External Areas:6 hectares of land, about 3 hectares of which are vineyard which needs to be regenerated and 4 hectares are olive grove, once in production.Beautiful swimming pool.View all our properties on our website casatuscany.com.Property Feature* 2 annexes* apartments* chapel* character property* close to amenities* Garden* historic villa* land* near Florence* olive grove* original features* Parking* Swimming Pool* Views* vineyard* wine cellar
ITALY, TUSCANY, FLORENCEREDUCED!Restored 16th century villa, a former monastery, set in a secluded but non-isolated position just 10 km from Florence. Total floor area of 1,189 sq.m includes 11 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. Large, impressive hall with frescoes, historic courtyard and 9 hectares of land with olive grove.Geographic positionJust 10 km from the centre of Florence, this former monastery has been dominating the valley below for over four centuries. The first historical traces of this estate can be found in land registry sources dating back to 1534, in which there is talk of a 'manor house and another for the workers, along with lands with vineyards, olive groves and woods'.In 1609, the property was donated to Dominican Monks, who transformed the buildings into a larger, richer dwelling.In the early 19th century, during French domination, the monastery was taken from the Dominicans and it then went back to being a private residence.The property, which is of great historical value, consists of the ancient monastery, built on three floors with a total floor area of 1189 gross sqm, as well as a chapel of 25 sqm, a crypt of 27 sqm, 135 sqm of cellars, 132 sqm of attics and an open terrace of 62 sqm. The building is U-shaped and, with a loggia on the ground floor and a covered terrace on the first floor, it surrounds the cloister, in which there is a beautiful Italian-style garden. The property is complemented by 9 hectares of land.We are in Tuscany, just 10km from Florence and, at the same time, in a central position with respect to some of the most important towns in the region and the sea, which can all be reached in just over an hour by car: Siena (93 km), Livorno (97 km), Viareggio and the Tyrrhenian coast (100 km) and Arezzo (102 km).The airport of Florence is just 9 km away and that of Pisa is 87 km away. The A1 motorway can be reached in 10 minutes by car (13 km).Description of buildingsThe villa is spread over three levels, following the gentle slope of the hill.In the basement, there is a large kitchen, a den, several utility rooms and two bathrooms.The ground floor is used entirely as a living area, with a kitchen, a dining room and a large reception room, 2 bedrooms, 3 studies, a living room, a cloakroom, a lounge, a music room, a billiard room, a library, a chapel and two bathrooms. Also on this floor, there is a separate apartment with a kitchen/living-room, 3 bedrooms and a bathroom.A portico runs along the whole inner side of the building, surrounding the cloister with the Italian-style garden.On the first floor, there is a kitchen, a living room, three bedrooms and a bathroom, an area used completely as the living quarters for the custodians, with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, several attic rooms and a dovecote.On the entire inner side of the monastery, there is a covered terrace, corresponding to the porch below.The property also includes a crypt.Condition and finishesThe property is of great historical value and retains its charm thanks to the typical, traditional architecture and preservation of the original building materials used.Other features of considerable importance are the chapel, with its precious eighteenth-century decor, the stone fireplace in the large living room and the monastic structure of the ground floor with its bread-baking oven and large sandstone washing-tubs, which are still perfectly preserved.External areasIn addition to the beautiful cloister with an Italian-style garden, the property is complemented by 9 hectares of woodland and olive groves.Use and potential usesThanks to its location, just 10 km from the centre of Florence, the property is private but not isolated and is an excellent solution both for those looking for a private villa as a main residence or for anyone wishing to create a high-level, high-quality tourist accommodation business.Distances and locationTownsNearest village 3.4 KmFlorence 10 KmPrato 21 KmLucca 76 KmSiena 93 KmLivorno 97 KmSea and lakesTyrrhenian Sea 94 KmLake Massaciuccoli 95 KmAirportsFlorence Airport 9 KmPisa Airport 87 KmMotorwaysMotorway 13 KmEnergy efficiency rating: G. EPi: 138Property Feature* character property* fireplaces* frescoed ceilings* Garden* loggia* olive grove* Parking* Private chapel* staff apartment* Views* walled courtyard
Florence Country House with Apartments and PoolFlorence Country House. This majestic country residence is located just 15 km from Florence in a place of absolute calm and tranquillity. The property boasts beautiful views over the rolling hills of Tuscany. There are several villages for day to day purchases close by. Pontassieve with a full range of amenities is a 15 minute drive.The property comprises a restored building of 800 sqm, divided into 6 apartments and communal areas. It is set in 10 hectares of land with extensive gardens, a large panoramic pool, olive groves and woodland. It would be ideal as a private residence or as an accommodation business.House:800 sqm, divided into 6 apartments ( total of 8 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms) as well as communal areas.There are 2 x 2 bedroom apartments and 4 x 1 bedroom apartments. Each of the apartments boasts attractive original features, spacious living areas, en-suite bedrooms, new kitchens and bathrooms.In addition to the apartments there are 3 communal reception rooms, a yoga studio and shaded terraces.Gardens & Grounds:10 hectares of land providing extensive gardens, a large swimming pool, olive groves and chestnut woodland.Location:Florence 15km with access by car or train.View all our properties on our website casatuscany.com.Property Feature* 10 hectares* 3 reception rooms* 6 apartments* beams* character property* Exposed stone walls* Garden* olive grove* original features* Parking* Pool* terraces* terracotta floors* Views* Wooden floors* woodland* Yoga studio
Florence Property with 4 Buildings, Land and Olive GroveFlorence Property. This large property is located just a few kilometres from the historic centre of Florence, in the residential area of Pontassieve.The property consists of 4 buildings (a 5-6 bedroom main house, a 1 bedroom barn and 2 further annexes currently used as storage) providing approx 780 sqm of space in total. The sale includes 17.5 hectares of land with a vineyard, olive grove, arable land, pasture and woodland.This property needs renovation work and would be ideal for a family looking to combine proximity to Florence with country living or it could be used as a small agriturismo.Main House:400 sqm on 4 storeys.Basement: Cellar.Ground floor: Kitchen, cellar, storage room and living room.First floor: 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.Second floor: Living room or 6th bedroom.Barn / Annex:250 sqm on one storey.Ground floor: Kitchen, bathroom, living room / bedroom and 2 cupboards.Annex 1:60 sqm, used as a garage.Annex 2:250 sqm on 2 storeys, currently used as a garage / storage.External Areas:17.5 hectares (42 acres of land) divided as follows:Olive grove: 1.09 hectares.Olive Grove Vineyard: 1.93 hectares.Vineyard: 0.15 hectares.Arable land: 4.37 hectares.Pasture: 6.56 hectares.Woodland: 3.45 hectaresView all our properties on our website casatuscany.com.Property Feature* 17.5 hectares of land* arable land* character property* close to amenities* Garden* near Florence* olive grove* original features* Parking* Views* vineyard* woodland