ITALY, TUSCANY, FLORENCE, TAVARNELLE VAL DI PESA
Chianti Farm with Organic Vineyard and Olive Grove
Chianti Farm. In a wonderful panoramic position in the Chianti hills within a protected area of natural beauty, this wonderful property is located to south of Florence, just a 10 minute drive from the Siena / Florence motorway. The location combines convenience with proximity to amenities with the benefits of rural living. It is 5km from the medieval village of Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, 20km from Florence and 45km from Siena.
The property comprises a 5 bedroom farmhouse of 467 sqm with 468 sqm of cellars used for wine and oil production and storage as well as an internal courtyard of 20 sqm. In addition there is an agricultural annex of 50 sqm used as office / storage space. The property includes 4.2 hectares of land producing certified organic olive oil and Chianti Classico grapes.
Bought in 1982 by the current owner, the property was then restored with respect for its wealth of original Tuscan features.
467 sqm arranged over 2 storeys plus 468 sqm of cellars used for packing and storing wine and oil plus an internal courtyard of 20 sqm.
Ground floor: Large kitchen, double living room with fireplace, study, 2 bathrooms and 2 large cellars with external access, loggia that opens onto an inner courtyard.
First floor: 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Agricultural annex of 50 sqm located in front of the main house and used as offices / storage.
The farmhouse is 300m above sea level with a south/south west exposure and is reached via a municipal gravel road.
The property includes 4.2 hectares of land, 4 hectares of which are cultivated with pasture land of 0.47 hectares, vineyard of 1.21 hectares and olive groves of 2.35 hectares.
On the terraces below the main building there are 224 olive trees which can produce about 200 litres of high quality extra virgin olive oil annually. There are also some fruit trees (fig, plum, almond, walnut, apple and pear).
The vineyard covers 1.2 hectares producing Chianti Classico grapes with an annual production of 3000 bottles of wine.
The whole farm is controlled and certified according to the organic farming rules of the IOCD and all the products are certified organic.
Tavarnelle Val di Pesa 5 km, about 20 km from Florence and 45 km from Siena.
Mains water + private well
Energy rating: G