Price: 4.500.000 EUROS
An outstanding property, totally authentic Chianti, respecting the land, history and culture of the area. Chianti Quintessence, is a wonderful property which encapsulates all the beauty of one of the most loved and desirable places in the world.
The property has a long history located in an area rich in Etruscan settlements, known since the Medieval Age, is registered in official accounts since the XVI century.
Over the years the property has been enhanced and modified, in particular in the XVIII century. After a long period of neglect, the current owners have lovingly restored the property with great mastery, sensibility and fully respecting the rural tradition.
All details are arranged to enhance the beauty and the peace of the place, without betraying its essence. Particular attention was paid to the restoration of the surrounding land, recovering the ancient cultivation. The landscape is the same now as when the land was the prime source of income for the estate.
The property encompasses four buildings: three are ancient, fully and carefully restored maintaining their original characteristics. The gate house, is a recent construction which respects the style of the others.
The main house is on two floors for a total surface of about 350 m2. The ground floor consists of a kitchen with a large portico, a large living room, a cellar and a brick oven. Under the portico there are two rooms: the laundry and the boiler room.
On the first floor there is a living room with fireplace, a study, two master bedrooms with en-suite bathroom, and one master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and walk-in wardrobe.
A barn converted into annex of about 110 m2 consists of a kitchen and a living room on the ground floor, and two bedrooms and two bathrooms on the first floor, plus a large mezzanine. There is also a laundry/closet.
Another outbuilding encompasses an apartment on two floors. The ground has living room and kitchen, on the first floor are two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Under the portico is a large room used as laundry and closet.
The caretaker's house is on two floors plus a service room in the basement. The ground floor has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, and on the first floor a living room and a kitchen. The house is part of a building which encompasses also a large garage for farm machines and an atelier.
The property includes also 60 ha of woodland, 1.5 ha of vineyard and 700 olive trees.
The spontaneous nature and the agricultural landscape live together in a perfect harmony which surprises the senses and moves the heart.
Situated 3 km from Castellina in Chianti, 7 km from Radda in Chianti, 25 km from Siena and 48 km from Florence.
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- Chianti Quintessence