Villa in Le Quattro Strade, Tuscany, Italy
Historical villa in Chianti
Historical Chianti Villa with a typical symmetrical “U” shape, full of charm in the heart of the area of famous Tuscan vine and stunning views over the hills. The property consists of a big main villa, adjacent borgo that van be used as a tourist accommodation and land that can be used in part for grapes and other for different proposals.
In the heart of the Chianti Classico (San Casciano in val di Pesa area), this beautiful historical Villa and agricultural buildings, with a hill position provide classic and stunning views of the surrounding Tuscany Chianti landscape. In a prime location only 5 minutes from the local village of Mercatale and 30 minutes from the center of Florence and 40 minutes from Siena, with a spectacular view of the vineyards of the Gallo Nero up to the Apennines.
Historical Residence of seventeen-century origin over ex-farm for a total area of about 2000 sqm, surrounded by about 6 hectares of land. The main villa used as a noble residence has a spectacular accessed through one important avenues of cypresses and retains all of the original features such as a symmetrical “U" shape and beautiful facades, the result of a great ampliation.
The villa is set on two levels, with large, bright rooms, due to high ceilings and many opens of windows and doors. Internally on the ground floor, there are three large reception rooms, a main living area with wooden coffered ceilings and beautiful fireplace. From the living room there is a direct access to a panoramic terraced area, while the dining room, which connects directly to the kitchen has an access to the external courtyard and loggia. Double bedroom and bathroom, a study, utility room and a stunning frescoed consecrated chapel complete this level. On the first floor, there are three large double bedrooms and an additional independent two-bedroom apartment. The cellars are located in the basement, which can be reached both by an internal staircase and directly from the outside from a beautiful panoramic terrace. The inner court looking the mountain is characterized by the presence of double lodge both on ground floor and first floor.
Behind the Villa there is additional agricultural buildings originally used for all the activities related to agricultural for the production of wine and olive oil. After the recent renovations carried out in the 2000, some of the volume was converted into independent self-catering apartments for tourism vacation rentals. The ground floor is dedicated to the living area consisting of dining room and kitchen, huge cellars and storage area; while the upper Floor has 6 apartments including corner kitchen area, bedroom with private bathroom.
State and finishes
The property presents in good maintaining conditions thanks to recent renovation and control from the owners. Finishes that were used are high-level and represent typical Tuscan style. The plant equipment of the building consists of: hydraulic system with independent supply (well); wastewater disposal system consisting of biological pits and degreasing wells with discharge in a disposal located in the property downstream; centralized telephone system; television and satellite antenna system; heating system with oil boiler for the production of domestic hot water and GPL system that is used for heating boilers of the borgo.
The main villa is surrounded by gardens with a large swimming pool and panoramic terraces. Near the swimming pool, there is a small annex with a small bathroom. Totally the property is surrounded by 6 hectares of land, in part used for olive groves (approximately 4 hectares) and wooded area. Huge external area is dedicated to the parking.
Unique private country residence, with main villa and additional building as guest and staff accommodation, that can be used as a tourist accommodation structure with the oil production farm.
Via Della Leccia, Le Quattro Strade, Tuscany, Italy