Typical Tuscan 'Casa Colonica' consisting of a main house, a guest house and an independent studio.
The property has been beautifully restored in a traditional Tuscan style, and blends in harmoniously with its surroundings, almost becoming a natural feature of the hillside on which it is located. The restoration process has succeeded in retaining the true farm house qualities of this unique property. The property is located in the heart of the Chianti region and offers breathtaking views over the Chianti’s unique countryside.
This delightful property is perched on a gentle hillside and is south facing.
The property is composed as follows: The Main House measures approximately 500sqm, and is situated on two floors plus a tower on the third floor.
First floor: entrance hall, living room with fireplace, dining room, large kitchen, a very large formal living room (morning room) with garden access via arched french doors, library/study, large washroom, cellar and utility room.
Second floor: five bedrooms, four bathrooms, lounge and hallway.
Third floor: the tower, in Tuscany called "Colombaia", offers the possibility for another spacious bedroom or study, with abundant natural light provided by the large windows which offer fantastic views. The original fireplace is a unique centre piece feature.
The current owner has created a private studio in one of the restored barns, which is situated within close proximity to the main house. However, this may be easily converted into a self contained apartment (approx. 50sqm). On the East side of the main house there is another 50sqm building currently used as a garage.
A further barn is situated close by which is used to store the agricultural machinery.
The guesthouse is situated in a secluded private area approximately 80 mt from the main house. Originally a barn, this delightful restoration is currently used for holiday lets by a prestigious English tour operator. The house measures approx' 115sqm and is completely independent, with its own driveway and covered parking. This building has a beautiful patio that leads off the garden to the main entrance. It is composed of a large entrance and living-dining room with fireplace, kitchen, two large bedrooms, and a bathroom.
The property has a large swimming pool, situated in a panoramic position boasting views over the vineyards and the surrounding hills. The property is in the vicinity of both Radda and Gaiole in Chianti, where shops, banks, restaurants and other amenities may be found.
Included in the sale there is approximately 11 ha of land comprising of approximately 5ha of Chianti Classico vineyards, 4ha of olive trees (in total approx 450 plants) with the remainder being used as garden area. There is also a small lake situated within the estate.
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