Large Open Gathering Space, Outbuilding(s), Outdoor Living Space, Sunny Area(s), Swimming.
Garden View, Hills View, Open View, Swimming Pool View, View.
This property overlooks the gentle hills of Chianti and it consists of the main villa and a secondary building with three independent apartments. The overall net saleable area is of about 1,715 sq.m. The building features large living areas, 13 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms. It is surrounded by a 2,000 sq.m garden and a private 2.1-hectare plot with a vineyard and olive grove.
Villa Castellana is just 1 km away from Greve in Chianti. It is immersed in the gentle hills of Chianti Classico, overlooking the wonderful vineyards that produce one of the best wines in the world.
Florence is 24 km away and can be reached in half an hour by car; Siena is 45 km away and Arezzo 68 km away and both can be reached in less than one hour.
It takes about 45 minutes to reach the airport of Florence (40 km) and just over an hour to reach the seaside (100 km). Golf courses are just 15 minutes away.
Description of buildings
The property consists of the villa and an additional building, which is divided into three apartments for a total net saleable area of about 1,715 sq.m.
The villa develops on two main floors besides the cellar on the semi-basement and the loft.
The ground floor includes large living rooms, which give access to a terrace that develops on one side of the building, a large dining room, three living rooms, the kitchen, 2 bathrooms, and a wardrobe and a chapel.
The first floor features 7 double bedrooms, one single bedroom and 5 bathrooms.
The large cellar with vaults on the semi-basement is a fascinating space and can be accessed from an internal or an external staircase.
The building with apartments
The adjacent building houses three independent apartments of different sizes.
Apartment 1 - Ground floor
It consists of an entrance, living room, dining room, kitchenette, two bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Apartment 2 - Ground and first floor
It features a living area with a kitchen and living/dining room with a terrace on the first floor, whereas the two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a storage room are on the ground floor.
Apartment 3 - Ground floor
It features a kitchen/dining room, a bedroom and a bathroom.
State and finishing
The property has maintained its historical allure. A document proves its presence already in 1122. However, its original place name suggests that it is a settlement of Roman origin.
A noble family (the current owner) bought it in the ‘700s, and has taken care of it since then.
A wrought iron gate gives access to this property and a driveway leads to a 2,000 sq.m park/garden featuring age-old trees and large lawns.
The garden, as well as the villa, offers a breathtaking view over the Chianti hills, and in the distance you can admire the Apuan Alps and the Pistoia mountains.
This property includes a plot of about 21,000 sq.m with a vineyard and an olive grove.
Use and potential uses
Villa Castellana is ideal for those who want to live in a mansion in one of the most beautiful areas in Tuscany. Its large dimensions make it a perfect exclusive tourist accommodation.
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