Villa Il Leccio is located in the Florentine countryside, only 20 minutes from the city centre. The property is an ideal location for a family who loves the country while also wanting to remain close to a major city.
Florence is known as the cradle of the Renaissance and is home to artistic and architectural masterpieces. Among the most iconic places to visit are: Il Duomo di Santa Maria del Fiore, designed by Brunelleschi and Giotto, il Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria and the Uffizi Gallery, where you can find on exhibition, works of art by Botticelli and Leonardo da Vinci.
South of Florence one can spend the day and visit the Chianti region, the ideal location to taste some of the most prestigious wines of Tuscany. The Castello di Ama of Lecchi in Chianti, Fontodi Winery in Panzano in Chianti, and Querciabello.
Description in Detail
Villa Il Leccio is an elegant property located in the florentine hills near the city centre. The terrain measures approximately 2 hectares and includes a lovely private road, a private park with a wooded area, an outside sitting area and a vegetable garden. The estate dates back to the 18th century and was recently renovated whilst maintaining its historical beauty and allowing the home to have all modern day comforts. The property is composed of three buildings measuring approximately 1080mq.
The three-story main villa measures approximately 960mq and also includes a wine cellar. The design is luxurious as marble finishes are found throughout the home and the the floors are made of original terracotta tiles.
The ground floor includes a lovely studio, an elegant salon, a dining room, a kitchen, a guest bathroom, a laundry area and technical rooms. There is a beautiful stone staircase leading to the upper floors as well as an elevator.
The first floor offers a fitness room, a dressing room, a master bedroom with a large private wardrobe and an en-suite bathroom along with three other bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms.
The second floor consists of a salon/cinema room and five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms
The mezzanine floor includes a lovely billiard/play room.
The two-story annex building measures approximately 90mq and is currently used as the caretaker’s residence.
The ground floor includes a kitchen, a living room and a bathroom.
The first floor offers two bedrooms and one bathroom.
The small storage building measures approximately 30mq and is used as a storage house.
Current State and Condition
The property has recently been renovated and is in perfect move-in-ready conditions.
Land Registry Details
The property is in good standing and in compliance with local building and zoning regulations. When a sale is registered to a private individual, it is subject to a mortgage and/or cadastral registry fee, following the laws for that specific case/circumstance of the acquirer.
Utilities and Services
All utilities are currently present: electricity, and a water supply through a connection to the public water supply system. The home also offers a sophisticated alarm system.
The property can be experienced as a first or second home, alternatively the estate can be promoted on the international market for tourist rental.
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