Villa in Greve in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
Superb villa of 1705k in Chianti
Superb villa of 1705, immersed in the famous Chianti countryside, that for more than 3 centuries was a historic home to a noble Tuscan family and which retains one of the first Chianti cellars also awarded in Paris for the production of its unique wine that in 1924 received the "Chianti Classico" award. Finely furnished and renovated maintaining the value and frankness of the rooms, surrounded by its luxuriant park of ancient trees and olive trees.
In an area highly sought by international stars precisely for the beauty and tranquility of the place, and in the surrounding areas there are often celebrities such as the singer Sting, actor George Clooney and Dustin Hoffman, near the Castle there is also the house of Adidas shoes entrepreneur. And at the same it’s in an area within easy reach of main services, such as Florence airport which accepts also private jets.
A medieval castle of 1000 destroyed in 1150 and on whose ruins, in 1705 were built the villa that is for sale today.
The villa, where greenery and nature mix with the interiors of the structure, is a fairy tale already at the opening of the main door, which, through the entrance, reveals the view on the opposite hill thanks to a large French door located right in front. The large entrance leads to four living rooms with fireplaces of different characteristics and their particular historical images and also to the dining room, which still preserves the castle tower from the 1000's, which gives access to the particular kitchen.
The ground floor is characterized by many windows and French windows overlooking three large terraces with a 360 ° view of the surrounding nature and on the same floor there is the centerpiece of the structure: the ancient family chapel, still consecrated and maintaining numerous objects and symbols of the past.
From the same floor through an internal and an external staircase in marble is possible to access the large cellar of the 1000 which was previously already mentioned for the awards received for it’s special wine.
Instead, the upper floor is accessed via two stairs, the main one of which gives life to the intact remains of the upper part of the tower of the medieval castle, destroyed in a battle between Florence and Siena for the defense of Florence in 1200 c. To.
Upstairs are situated the large and bright room of the "Bertesca" which is now located where in the past there was the defense walls of the castle, from which hot oil or arrows were thrown against the enemies, without being seen, and eight other rooms of different sizes - single and double, including a master suite with wardrobe room and bathroom with hydromassage, shower and two sinks and another one with frescos and terracotta fireplace from the 1700s still working, with a small bathroom. A large glass door opens onto a painted bathroom.
State and finishes
The Villa is in an impeccable and splendid state, thanks to the attention and care on the part of the property, the frescoed ceilings and floors of the '700 are preserved in an excellent condition. All rooms are completely furnished in a unique, different, bright way, thanks to the light colors that distinguish them. All windows are made with blown glass.
The Castle is surrounded by immense nature. Fantastic hills that leave space for horizons worthy of a cinematographic film. The immensity of the scents and the structure of the castle itself, with its external details and its refined charm, provide visitors with wonderful sensations.
A place for few, but few who will be able to dream and boast of living this fairy tale. A location that can become a family home or a location suitable for top-level brand events, photo shoots, short films or films, events or special parties. Investments for VIPs who love the combination of elegance, historical value and nature.
Località Melazzano, Greve in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy