Villa / Property
In the heart of the Chianti Classico area, a charming barn conversion offering a total surface area of approximately 140 sq. mt. / 1,500 sq. ft. with exposed stone facade. With majestic views of the surrounding countryside, this property offers an infinity pool where from where these panoramic vistas can be enjoyed.
The property is arranged over two levels and has been carefully and very recently restored, preserving its original features including the terracotta floors, exposed beams and stone facades. It is fitted with all the modern amenities and creature comforts. The ground floor offers a large living room with beautiful fireplace and French windows creating a very light ambience that open onto the delightful loggia, perfect for pleasant evenings outdoors; a large eat-in fitted kitchen and a guest bathroom. The staircase, situated in the living room, leads to the first floor that opens up onto two double bedrooms, the master bedroom with en suite bathroom and another bathroom. The sleeping area is characterised by fine oak flooring throughout. The house is fitted with air conditioning, a autoclave water pump and an inbuilt water softener, in addition to the provision having been made for an alarm system.
The barn conversion is surrounded by 1,500 sq. mt. (0,4 acres) of private fenced well-manicured gardens, presenting perfectly maintained lawns with aromatic shrubs and ornamental plants and an artesian well that supplies the automatic irrigation system. There are various interesting well-sized terraced areas around the property, ideal for relaxing moments to enjoy the majestic views of the rolling Chianti hills towards Badia a Passignano, one of which offers a barbecue and stone pizza oven. The splendid infinity pool (9.50m x 3.50mt / ft. x ft.), purified with salt water, is of a rectangular shape and features easy access steps, with depths varying from 1.20 mt. to 1.50 mt. The relaxing sunbathing paved area around the pool offers a toilet and shower for the pool guests. Provision has been made for a pool water heating system.
The house is accessed by a rough track that is approximately 800 mt. / 875 yards from the main road, offering total tranquillity yet without being isolated. The detached barn conversion, surrounded by approximately 3 ha (7,5 acres) of land, offers complete privacy from the other two properties that are situated nearby. The property is completed by covered car parking spaces, an electric gate and garden shed.
The property is in an enviable location, not even 1.5 km (0,9 miles) from the village of San Donato in Poggio and 2km (1,25 miles) to the Florence - Siena highway entrance, thus within easy reach of the most beautiful world renowned art cities and towns including Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Monteriggioni and Volterra and also all the quaint villages and hamlets of the Chianti area, such as Greve, Radda and Castellina. It is situated 45 km (28 miles) from the international airport of Florence and 26 km (16 miles) to the entrance of the A1 motorway at Impruneta that joins Florence to Milan and Rome.