15 Bed Town House for Sale
Quick find code: 14801
Prestigious Tuscan estate located in the sought after Val d’Arno area close to the celebrated Il Palagio park and 30 minutes south of Florence. The estate comprises of 26 hectares of working farm, a lake, manor house, staff and guest accommodation as well as manicured gardens and a swimming pool. A Tuscan residence ideal as a single residence or as a business property to generate income.
The main house is the grand manor house with its historic structure, approached across a charming cobbled courtyard. Dating back approximately 1000 years the house boasts a wealth of beautifully maintained original features including antique terracotta floors, pietra serena stairs and door surrounds and impressive fireplaces. The principle accommodation in the main house is spread over two floors totalling 470 sq.m of floor area with spacious rooms around a symmetrical layout. The reception rooms on the ground floor flow from one to another through vaulted ceilings and arches with French windows opening onto the front lawn. To the first floor one finds four bedrooms with en suite bathrooms around a library/study. The interiors of the house have been maintained to an excellent standard with high quality fixtures and fittings alongside wonderful antique features. Panoramic views across the Arno Valley can be enjoyed from all the rooms to the front of the Tuscan Manor and from the sweeping gardens.
To the basement one finds extensive cellars currently used for storage but offering the possibility to create further rooms such as a wine tasting room or games room.
There are a further 5 other residences on the estate: 1. Staff apartment adjoining the main house of approximately 66 sq.m
2. Newly restored 3 bedroom guest house. Located opposite the main house with approximately 245 sq.m
3. Second guest house with 2 bedroom with its own private access.
4. Gardeners house 5. residence split into 3 separate small apartments (1 x 1 bed apartment. 2 x 2 bed apartments)
The estate covers 26 hectares and is a working farm of a significant standing in the area. There are extensive olive groves as well as arable land and woodland.
Irrigation is provided by the estate’s lake which also makes an attractive feature and a key element of the wonderful views to the north of the estate.
Extensive lawns sweep around the front and rear of the manor house punctuated by wonderful mature trees such as cypress, oaks and fruit trees. Within the rear garden one finds the large swimming pool..
Located just 5 minutes from the town of Figline one enjoys easy access to the town’s services and train station (twenty minutes by rail to central Florence). The motorway exit of the A1 is also under ten minutes from the property so Florence, Milan, Pisa and Rome can be access quickly.
To the west of the property one enters the rolling hills of the Chianti where numerous historic towns with their cultural attractions can be found and award winning restaurants enjoyed.
Quick find code: 14801
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