|Villa San Quirico d'Orcia ||Italy|
Villa San Quirico d'Orcia
Categories: Historic/Listed properties Villas Vineyards Chapels/Churches Olive farms
Location: Toscana, ItalyClick Here for detailed information on Italy)
Price: 4.495.000 EUROS
The villa is a magnificently restored 11th Century building, located in the most beautiful part of Tuscany just south of Siena.
The history of this imposing stone house can be traced back at least 1000 years. The estate was originally established as a religious building, became a post house during the Middle Ages when the medieval pilgrim route, the Via Francigena, passed through the estate.
The villa has been restored with great taste and style and is both elegant and comfortable. It combines lovely Italian antiques with all the modern amenities including American-made beds, overhead fans in all bedrooms and pull down screens on windows.
The bathrooms have also been renovated with travertine marble and wood detailing and each bathtub sits in front of a window overlooking the lovely countryside.
The ground floor is comprised of entrance hall with medieval stone flooring, very large vaulted dining/living room/entertaining area with high vaulted columns and a grand fireplace and six dramatic French doors opening onto terraces. State-of-the-art kitchen with area for grilling opening onto a terrace, bedroom with a queen-size bed and en-suite bathroom.
The upper floor which can be reached by marble stairs or by a spiral iron staircase, is comprised of a large living room with immense medieval fireplace, living room and large dining area, fully equipped state-of-the-art kitchen and a library. Beautiful master suite with a separate sitting area, canopied queen-sized bed and bathroom with a bathtub and shower.
Bedroom with with a queen-size bed and en-suite bathroom with a bathtub and shower. Bedroom with a queen-size bed and en-suite (shared) bathroom with tub and shower. Another bedroom with two twin beds sharing above bathroom. Loft bedroom with two twin beds, sofa bed and en-suite shower room.
Guest House with living room and dining area, kitchen, loggia and terrace. Bedroom with a queen-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower. Second bedroom with twin beds, sofa bed and en-suite bathroom with shower
The property is set on a peaceful hillside with 12 ha of olive groves and vineyards overlooking the countryside of Montalcino, the home of the famous Brunello wine.
There are beautiful gardens with a charming chapel making it perfect for small weddings in the family, a wood burning oven and a wonderful 30' X 40'green marble pool, which is surrounded by formal rose gardens.
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