ITALY, TUSCANY, SIENA, CASTELLINA IN CHIANTI
The lush hills between Barberino Val d’Elsa and Castellina in Chianti, in the heart of the Chianti Classico area, halfway between Florence and Siena, famous for the enchanting landscape where secular cypresses alternate with vineyards that produce some of the finest wines of Tuscany, an idyllic and timeless environment in which this luxury farmhouse for sale is situated.
The property consists of a main farmhouse and a converted barn for a total area of approx. 600 sqm. Between the two buildings, a large stone paved yard, once used for farm works, today invites us to admire the superb view sterching out as far as the eye can see. In the park of about 2 hectares, in a dominant position, there is a beautiful infinity pool of generous size embellished with local stones.
The whole property was carefully and passionately renovated by the current owners in 2004, a restoration which has brought the solid buildings to their original splendor immersed in a stunning landscape, preserving the original features combined with a modern level of comfort.
The farmhouse is on two levels and is currently used as a B & B.
On the ground floor we access the reception room, followed by a large living room with fireplace and a lounge with bar, a professional kitchen, bathroom and utility room, another large hall to serve breakfast opening onto a delightful and spacious loggia, a bedroom with en-suite bathroom and independent access from a private outdoor space and finally an utility room.
The first floor is accessible both from internal and external staircases where we find a lounge with fireplace and 6 comfortable rooms all with spacious en-suite bathrooms, of which two have lovely terraces. On this level there are underfloor heating and air conditioning.
The interior finishes of the farmhouse are excellent, boasting hand-made terracotta floors, chestnut beams, bathrooms made of the finest materials, the furniture is in keeping with the overall quality.
The converted barn is used as dwelling by the owners and boasts a very good degree of privacy. It is composed on the ground floor of a kitchen with larder, dining room and living room, all opening onto the garden, and closet;
On the first floor, with access from the stone paved yard, there are 3 bedrooms, one of which has an en-suite bathroom, another bathroom, a study and a laundry.
The location as well as charming is particularly strategic and convenient to reach the major places of interest within a short drive. The main distances are Castellina in Chianti 9 km, Barberino Val d’Elsa 15 km, Florence 35 km, Siena 35 km, San Gimignano 25 km.
Energy Class: G