Halfway between Florence and Siena, on the hills overlooking the Val d’Elsa and only 10 minutes from San Gimignano, for sale Prestigious Property consisting of a Villa and a Dependance with mature Garden and Swimming Pool.
The Villa is developed on 3 levels plus an attic floor and the cellars, for a total of 18 rooms and approximately 660 square meters. On the ground floor, there is a beautiful living area with a study, the original kitchen with its fireplace, a large living room also with a fireplace. All these rooms boast the typical architectural features of the Tuscan Villas and Casali like the beautiful ceilings embellished by the original vaults realized in all possible variants and exposed brick arches and then ending up in the conservatory; on this level, there are also a laundry room and a bathroom. On the first and second floors there are another 12 rooms including bedrooms, living rooms and kitchens and 5 bathrooms; going up again you reach the attic floor where there are two more bedrooms.
The first floor is also accessible from an external staircase that accesses the garden. In addition to the chestnut beam ceilings and terracotta bricks, some of the rooms have kept the original handmade terracotta tiles and in others, there are so-called “cement tiles”, typical of villas and manor houses. In the basement, there are two large cellar rooms, perfect for storing wine and “prosciutto”. The second building of 158 square meters is the result of the renovation of the villa’s horse stables, it develops only on the ground floor and is divided into 3 self-contained units, each consisting of a living/dining room with kitchenette and bathroom and with independent and direct access to the garden.
The second building of 158 square meters is the result of the renovation of the villa’s horse stables, it develops only on the ground floor and is divided into 3 self-contained units, each consisting of a living/dining room with kitchenette and bathroom and with independent and direct access to the garden.
The park of approx. 5,000 square meters has several mature trees such as cypresses, maritime pines and holm oaks, providing pleasant areas of shade for the summer. In a sunny position, there is a swimming pool of 14 meters x 7 with surrounding solarium.
There are two entrances to the property, one of which leads to a large parking area through a nice drive of cypresses. The property has for several years been on the tourist rental market in the current configuration which sees the division into 7 apartments of which 4 are in the villa and 3 in the secondary building. The villa, with few modifications, can also be remodeled to its original layout, recreating a large manor house.
A peculiarity of this property is undoubtedly its position between Florence and Siena, in the heart of Tuscany, absolutely convenient and strategic, which allows you to reach the main centers and services in a few minutes by car: Poggibonsi is only 3 km away, where you can find several shops, supermarkets, restaurants and many other services, the railway station, the highway that connects Siena (30 km) and Florence (40 km). San Gimignano, a UNESCO heritage site and the third most visited destination in Tuscany, is just 10 km away.
Total area of the buildings: 821 sqm
Villa 663 sqm
Dependance 158 sqm
Garden 5.000 sqm