ITALY, TUSCANY, AREZZO, FOIANO DELLA CHIANA
Farmhouse of about 300 sqm with annexes and garden in the countryside of Foiano della Chiana.
The main farmhouse is in excellent condition and is on two levels. On the ground floor there are several entrances through French doors. From the main entrance you have the staircase leading to the first floor and a door leading to the hall with beautiful old terracotta vaults and a working fireplace.
A dining room connects the hall to the kitchen, through which you reach a second very spacious room with beautiful windows overlooking the park.
This floor is completed by a small bedroom/study with private bathroom, a cellar and a technical room with only external access.
On the upper floor there is a second kitchen and an additional small room with fireplace. Then there are 4 very spacious bedrooms, each with a private bathroom. A walk-in closet concludes the floor.
The house enjoys some very useful outbuildings; the first, very close to the house, is a very spacious double garage with adjacent storage room and attic, very useful as a storage room. A storage room/cellar, on the other hand, has been created in the porch of the main farmhouse. In the garden is an annexe that houses a woodshed, an old wood-burning oven and a storage room that is ideal for creating a tavern with a fireplace.
Another annexe features a lemon house that is still in use.
The property is in excellent condition after an expert renovation which has enhanced the original features going to create an optimal environment for everyday living. The exterior has the typical red brick of the area, inside there are terracotta floors, ceilings with beautiful period vaults in terracotta and with exposed beams. The first floor has air conditioning in all rooms. The central heating is powered by an oil boiler assisted by 3 pellet stoves. There is a connection to mains/city water, and a well for irrigation. There is an alarm system for the whole house and an electric gate.
The property enjoys about 2000 sqm of fully fenced garden as well as 1.5 hectares of land divided between arable and olive grove (with 70 trees).
The farmhouse lends itself to being an excellent first or second home for those looking for a ready property in a convenient but quiet location. Given its composition, it is also ideal to be included in the short rental business.
Location & Lifestyle
Located in the countryside of Foiano della Chiana, the farmhouse enjoys a quiet and sheltered location but is very close to the center at the same time. Within a 2-minute drive all the necessary daily services are reachable. The main cultural and tourist centers of the area such as Pienza, Montepulciano, Monticchiello, Cortona, Montalcino, and San Quirico are reachable in a maximum of 40 minutes by car in addition to the cities of Siena, Perugia and Arezzo reachable in 45 minutes. The highway exit connecting to Florence and Rome is only a 7-minute drive away, while about 20 km away is the train station with quick connections to major cities.