Hidden in a corner of the pretty village of Chianni, this charming, spacious four bed townhouse (200 sqm) offers interesting and flexible opportunities as a second home or family home, as a perfect base in Tuscany, and equally it is excellent for home/ rental options. With a stunning terrace which has views over the rooftops of Chianni. Excellent to lock up and leave.
On the ground floor, with independent entrance, is a garage and two ‘cantina’ (store rooms) communicating with the rest of the property with an internal staircase or by means of the independent access from the outside.
On the first floor we have the first unit of accommodation comprising a bright and light kitchen/ dining room, living room, on double bedroom, modern fitted bathroom, closet and a lovely balcony with a view, facing south-west. The boldly patterned floors are particularly Tuscan and give so much character.
On the second and third floor is the main house with a large living area and kitchen, one bedroom and bathroom on the second floor and with two bedrooms and a bathroom on the third floor with the most wonderful feature of the house: a large panoramic terrace overlooking the pretty rooftops.
Presented in good condition throughout, with all services connected, and with restaurants, shops and coffee bars within an easy stroll. Ready to move straight into.
Chianni is a lovely town in Tuscany with some nice shops, a good coffee bar, a great new bistro and a lovely hotel with small spa (open to non-residents). It is just 40 mins from Pisa airport. The coastal cities of Castiglioncello and Cecina on the coast, the golf courses of Pisa and Castelfalfi, and the historic towns of Volterra and San Gimignano are all close by, and each make a wonderful day out. The town is located in Valdera in central Tuscany between Pisa and Florence. This colourful landscape of rolling hills is dotted with medieval villages, castles and lanes flanked with tall dark green cypress trees, all of which epitomise the Tuscan landscape. Chianni is a vibrant little place and there are many activities on offer: cooking classes, painting classes, Italian language classes, tasting of wine, oil and other local products There is also hill walking to enjoy, Vespa tours on the pretty lanes, guided tours to the historical localities in the area, golf and much more. The nearby città d’arte (cities of art) include Volterra, San Gimignano, Palaia and Florence, each offering splendid art and architecture to admire. In Lajatico, Andrea Bocelli, the famous tenor, was born and it is in the heart of Valdera that his Teatro del Silenzio draws some of the biggest names in opera, when he hosts a summer festival each year in July. The spa town of Casciana Terme, also in the area, has thermal waters and a fabulous spa which are open to visit and enjoy. It is a pretty town with piazzas and cafès serving the local wine.
Distances: Chianni is on the doorstep, Pontedera (supermarkets, trains) 20 km, Volterra 35 km, Cecina (beaches) 35 km, Pisa (airport) 40 km, Lucca 50 km, Siena 80 km, Florence 80 km.