Apartment in Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Tuscany - APARTMENT FOR SALE TWO STEPS FROM PIAZZA DEL DUOMO, FLORENCE
A short distance from Piazza del Duomo, in the heart of Florence, this 342-sqm apartment with 5 bedrooms is located on the third and fourth floor of a prestigious historic palace. The property is currently in builder’s finish, with final touches up to the buyer.
The property is provided with all the services, easily found in the historic center of Florence, and allows visiting all the key monuments of the city plus many of Tuscany’s most interesting centers: San Casciano in Val di Pesa (28km; 40’), Greve in Chianti (37km; 50’), Colle di Val d’Elsa (54km; 55’), San Gimignano with its imposing towers (60km; 1h 5’), the fortified town of Monteriggioni (62km; 1h), Siena (78km; 1h 10’), the Etruscan city of Volterra (81km; 1h 25’), Pisa and its famous leaning tower (99km; 1h 40’), Montepulciano (109km; 1h 30’) and the papal Pienza (116km; 1h 45’).
The most convenient airports to reach the property are Firenze Vespucci (8km; 20’), Bologna Marconi (105km; 1h 45’), Pisa Galilei (107km; 1h 35’), Perugia San Francesco (160km; 2h), Roma Ciampino (287km; 3h 10’), Milano Linate (301km; 3h 30’), Roma Fiumicino (302km; 3h 15’) and Milano Malpensa (355km; 4h).
WHAT TO SEE IN FLORENCE
The apartment, thanks to its central position in the heart of Florence, allows reaching many of the most interesting landmarks in the city on foot. Ranked by distance these are the church of Santa Maria Novella (370 m; 4’) next to the central station, Piazza del Duomo with its incredible cathedral (390 m; 5’), Palazzo Medici (450 m; 6’) and the adjacent Basilica di San Lorenzo decorated by Michelangelo and Brunelleschi (450m; 6’), Piazza della Signoria (550 m; 7’), the beautiful and unique Ponte Vecchio (650 m; 8’), the Uffizi Gallery (800 m; 10’), the church of Santo Spirito in Oltrarno (950 m; 11’), the impressive Palazzo Pitti (1 km; 15’), the church of Santa Croce with the tombs of many Italian artists (1 km; 12’), the imposing Medicean Fortezza da Basso (1 km; 12’) and finally the unique and wonderful panoramic terrace of Piazzale Michelangelo (2 km; 25).
What’s more, the many shops and boutiques in the historic center of Florence can be easily reached in a few minutes’ walk.
DESCRIPTION OF THE APARTMENT
The apartment (342 sqm – 3,680 sqft, 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms), reached either via the condo staircase or the elevator, is located on the two uppermost floors of a beautiful historic palazzo and is laid as follows:
- Third floor: entrance room, living room, kitchen, dining room, linen closet with laundry room, two double bedrooms with en-suite bathroom, double bedroom and bathroom;
- Fourth floor: sitting room in a gallery, office with bathroom, double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, bedroom, bathroom and technical room.
The apartment is currently in builder’s finish and needs to be completed, leaving the buyer with ample freedom in the choice of finishes and style.