ITALY, TUSCANY, AREZZO, CORTONA
Farmhouse completely to be restored with agricultural outbuildings of about 1400 sqm total in the countryside of Cortona.
The old farmhouse arranged on three levels consists of a living part and an agricultural part. There are currently storage areas on the ground floor. Staircase to the first floor that leads to the entrance of the dwelling consisting of a large kitchen diner with fireplace, 2 bathrooms, 3 bedrooms and 3 living areas. In addition there is an attic on the second floor.
Below the living area is the typical area of the old Tuscan farmhouses, consisting of large stables. Connected to the main body of the farmhouse are two large sheds for agricultural use and a long building divided into storage, stables and former workshops. Detached from the main body there is also a large barn/drying shed of about 300 sqm, three other small barns, and two other long buildings once used as stables and storerooms.
Condition and finishes:
The property is in need of restoration in its entirety, as well as for the agricultural volumes. There are typical elements and materials perfect for a conservative restoration. Heating system absent, plumbing and electrical systems to be redone.
Outside, the property enjoys its own land of about 4700 sqm plus about 2500 sqm of arable land, fully fenced. Additional land up to a maximum of 10 hectares (including a part with vines) could be purchased on top of sale price. The access road is unpaved, to be partly repaired.
The property lends itself to be an excellent private home in a very picturesque area with a splendid view of Cortona. It could also become an excellent rental or commercial business.
Location & Lifestyle
Located in the flat countryside the farmhouse enjoys a beautiful view of the historic center of Cortona. The location allows for the right privacy, 3 km away there are bars and restaurants while within a 10-minute drive all other necessary daily services are reachable. The main cultural and tourist centers of the area such as Pienza, Montepulciano and Passignano are reachable in about 35 minutes by car in addition to the cities of Siena, Perugia and Arezzo reachable in maximum 50 minutes. The highway exit connecting to Florence and Rome is only a 20-minute drive away.