ITALY, TUSCANY, SIENA, CASTELLINA IN CHIANTI
Splendid typical Tuscan stone hamlet of 1200 sq.m. dating back to the 17th century and expertly restored with 9000 sq.m. of land between olive grove and pine forest and swimming pool, immersed in the heart of Chianti Classico among the charming vineyard hills of Castellina in Chianti.
The charming Tuscan hamlet dating back to the 16th century still bears the coat of arms of the astronomer Galileo Galilei, who stayed for years within these ancient walls and the surrounding rolling hills and thus found inspiration and rest. The completely stone property of no less than 1,200 square meters of total area was renovated in 2010 and has retained the original architectural features. It consists of 9 luxurious independent apartments, each with dedicated outdoor area and obtained from a meticulous restoration, in addition to the pool annex, currently a stone cottage hosting two rooms in addition to services and finally the cellar with stone vaulted ceilings dating back to the 17th century.
The property is set in its private grounds of 9000 square meters between olive grove and pine forest, green lawn and panoramic terraces, enhanced by the splendid private pool with its equipped solarium area. The views are of the magnificent landscape, drawn by the soft lines of the rolling Tuscan hills, whose beauty and fertility are due to the perfect harmony in which agriculture, nature and culture coexist.
The outdoor space surrounding the property is perfectly maintained and allows guests to relax in contact with nature and enjoy the open view of one of the most beautiful and prestigious landscapes of Tuscany. The hamlet is surrounded by splendid Chianti Classico vineyards.
Condition and finishes
The property was meticulously restored in 2010 under the banner of conservative restoration while respecting the architecture, preserving its ancient charm and original period features. The characteristic taste of these places has been maintained inside the apartments, characterized by a warm welcoming atmosphere, every detail studied and made with care, the interior finishes and furnishings chosen respecting the typical Tuscan rustic style, with wrought iron beds, antiqued wood closets, antique terracotta floors, chestnut wood doors, all accompanied by every comfort and modern facility.
An ideal place for those who want to live or spend their vacations in full relaxation in the most prestigious area of Tuscany, but also perfect to continue the high-level accommodation business already perfectly started by the current owners.
The borgo is located in the heart of the Chianti Classico territory, in this land of exceptional wines, located a short distance from the most famous and characteristic villages such as Panzano and Castellina in Chianti, Radda in Chianti, Gaiole and Greve in Chianti. Surrounded by fascinating countryside designed by vineyards, olive groves, ancient castles to visit and picturesque medieval villages rich in history.