n the splendid Tuscan countryside, in the heart of the Chianti region, stands “Colonica La Ginestra” a traditional stone house, once a look-out tower going back to the XIII century. This ancient and handsome building has been lovingly restored to preserve the original atmosphere and features. The accommodation provides in total 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, the main kitchen leading onto the terrace, and several reception rooms. The renovation has been done with local materials in a simple but stylish way maintaining authenticity throughout. There is a secondary unit with independent entrance, in needs of some modernization
The property is situated in a quiet and panoramic location with enchanting views over the surrounding vineyards and olive groves forming a tranquil and private retreat minute from several picturesque Chianti towns. Surrounded by ca. 1 ha/ 2.4 ac of land. A well-tended garden completed fenced, leading gently down towards the area around the swimming-pool of 6x13m, surrounded by the splendid scenery of the Tuscan hills amidst fruit trees and olive trees. The large garden offers several areas for pleasant relaxation outside.
Close to the little walled town of Tignano and about 2 km/1.2 miles away from the hilltop village of Tavarnelle in Val di Pesa, equipped with all necessary services, along with a supermarket and restaurants.
Florence historical center 25 minutes/ airport 35 minutes,
Siena 35 minutes
Pisa Airport 1 hour 10minutes
San Gimignano 25 minutes
Rome Airport 2.50 hours