Historic Mansion & Wine Estate
This prestigious estate is located just 15 minutes from central Florence is a quiet rural location. On arrival at the property one approaches down an impressive tree-lined drive to the facade of the villa. The villa and its outbuildings form a horse-shoe shape centring around the formal gardens from where the magificient views across the valley can be enjoyed.
Dating back over 500 years the property is one of the most historic in the area boasting a wealth of original features including extensive frescoes, majestic fireplaces and polished cotto floors.
In addition to the main villa one finds separate guest and staff apartments as well as two independent houses and the winery.
Garden & Grounds
The grounds cover 15 hectares with extensive, manicured gardens, parkland, a swimming pool and 10 hectares of olive groves. There are also 4.6 hectares of vines (3.8 of the hectares have DOCG classification).
To the south side of the building one finds the winery with bottling plant.
There is also a private chapel which can be accessed from the main villa or from outside.
The main villa requires some modernisation.
Being located with 15 minutes of central Florence one can enjoy the best of both worlds of rural country living as well as the vibrancy of the city. The A1 motorway is also easily accessible for exploring the rest of Italy.