ITALY, TUSCANY, PISA, VOLTERRA
House in 10th Century Monastery near Volterra
House in 10th Century Monastery. In the countryside 20 minutes from Volterra and 30 minutes from San Gimignano, this beautiful property is just 4 km from the closest village where there are shops and restaurants. Siena can be reached in a little over half an hour and Pisa Airport on one and a half hours.
Once a 10th century monastery inhabited by Benedictine nuns, the buildings have been beautifully restored to create a small complex / borgo. The borgo comprises several houses and a lovely 11th century chapel.
The property for sale comprises a 400 sqm farmhouse which is divided into 3 apartments with a private garden and covered parking.
All windows and doors have been restored and are in good condition and the carefully restored interior is full of charm and original features.
Apartment 1: 80 sqm ground floor apartment with a living-room/kitchen with cross-vaulted ceilings, a double bedroom, a bathroom, an outdoor loggia and cellar.
Apartment 2: 100 sqm first floor apartment with a living-room which opens on the outdoor loggia, a kitchen, a bathroom and double bedroom.
Apartment 3: 220 sqm with a kitchen, a stunning lounge with fireplace with access to the panoramic terrace, 2 bathrooms and a long corridor leading to 5 original monastery cells/bedrooms which boast barrel vaults.
355 sqm of garden with volume to recover and build up and sheltered parking.
Heating is with LPG as well as hot water.
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