Situated on the top of the hill between Siena and Firenze with a lovely view over the charming hills of Chianti Classico, this fabulous 10th century medieval castle is up for sale. It is located in a small hamlet and has been fully refurbished to the highest standard, featuring a large communal infinity swimming pool with stunning views of the mountains and surrounding area.
The 1300sqm part of the castle comprises of various living rooms, a spacious kitchen, dining room, 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, as well as a beautiful courtyard and garden.
This incredible residence has gone through a meticulous restoration, maintaining all the materials and characteristic design of that time. The property features lovely open brickwork in some rooms, and large fireplaces.
The farm includes an indoor restaurant and outdoor terrace that can hold up to 70 people, perfect for entertaining guests or holding parties. The restaurant features beautiful wooden beams in the ceiling. In 2001, the company opened a new winery of about 1,000sqm, installing modern and high-tech winemaking equipment, that produces high quality wine. There is also an office and stylish wine tasting room in the winery too.
The great notability of this property is based not only on the elegance and size of the living spaces, but also on the olive oil and wine-producing activity developed on the 52 hectares of land that surrounds the property. This comprises of 17 hectares of vineyards, 5 hectares of olive groves, and the rest as arable land.
The total production of wine is 60,000/ 100,000 bottles, producing wines such as Chianti Classico DOCG, Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG, and 2 Super Tuscans (IGT wines), as well as 2 types of Grappa, a fantastic Vin Santo and olive oil, all with its own established label.
Furthermore, there is approved planning permission to build two other houses, in total of 400sqm. The property is 12km from Siena and 80km from Florence. It is in a peaceful location, guaranteeing the upmost privacy and tranquility. It is recommended to see this property in person, to truly see for yourself this outstanding property.
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