A quintessentially Tuscan estate, set amongst the yellow hills and cypress trees of Central Tuscany. Podere Toscano comprises a beautifully restored house with four bedrooms and a studio. There are an additional two cottages on the estate.
The farmhouse (400 sqm) is set amongst a stunning landscape planted with olive trees, fruit trees and woodland. There is a large portico with BBQ, ideal for summer evenings. The large entrance hall opens onto a stunning kitchen, living room, another large open plan living / dining area, 5 bedrooms, one with large terrace and ensuite bathroom, 3 bathrooms.
The dependence (70 sqm) has a large courtyard, terrace with BBQ area, open-plan living-kitchen, bathroom with shower and upstairs mezzanine bedroom.
The second dependance (100 sqm) has a large portico and terrace with outdoor oven, BBQ area, open-plan kitchen-living area with fireplace, 2 bedrooms and bathroom with shower.
The two cottages have both exclusive privacy.
Immersed in the quiet of the countryside Tuscany, the property is in a panoramic and reserved position, and enjoys an outstanding view that extends from the plain of Pisa to the hill of the famous village of Volterra.
The beautiful land with an extension over 50,000 sqm with over 200 olive trees, orchard and oak trees is overlooking the hills and Volterra.
Three outbuildings area also part of the property.
Ideal property for a family business of letting and living in one of the most beautiful spot of Tuscany at 5 minutes drive from the shops, restaurant and cafes of Chianni.
The town is located in Valdera in Central Tuscany between Pisa and Florence, this colourful landscape of rolling hills dotted with medieval villages, castles and lanes flanked with tall dark green cypress trees epitomise the Tuscan landscape.
The area is scattered with historical towns and medieval villages, castles and country churches and a landscape with golden meadows of wheat dancing in the breeze, vineyards, olive groves and fields of sunflowers. Meandering through the countryside of Valdera you feel the vestiges of the mysterious Etruscan civilization. Here Andrea Boccelli was born and bred and it is in the heart of Valdera in Lajatico that the famous Teatro del Silenzio (the Theatre of Silence) where natural landscape creates a breathtaking setting and in the summer months some of the biggest names in opera come for a special performance.
Casciana Terme has thermal waters and spa facilities and is a pretty town with piazzas and cafès serving the local wine. The città d’arte (cities of art) include Volterra, San Gimignano, Palaia and Florence.
Distances: Airport Pisa 43 km, Train Station Pontedera 20 km, Beaches Cecina 35 km, Florence 80 km, Volterra 34 km, Siena 80 km, Lucca 49 km.
The picturesque little town of Chianni where the houses are huddled together and its’ narrow stone streets are flanked with shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, is within walking distance..
Surrounded by vegetation with chestnut woods and olive groves, Chianni is 350 meters above sea level and has splendid views over the valley below.
It’s hidden position has helped to maintain the sense of timelessness away from the stampede of tourists yet just 40 minutes drive from Pisa airport, the coastal cities of Castiglioncello and Cecina on the Tyrrhenian coast, or the golf courses of Pisa and Castelfalfi, or the remains of Etruscan and historic towns, such as Volterra, are all within 30 minutes drive.
Chianni is also located just 5 km from Casciana Terme, a historic spa town.