10 bedroom manor house for sale
Italy - Tuscany, Florence, Certaldo
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VILLA FOSSI, with access by a beautiful driveway of cypress trees, has a total area of 700 SQM, divided into 370 SQM of the manor house (12 beds) and SQM 230 of the dependance, built in the near BARN (8 beds) and divided into 2 independent apartments, just steps from the panoramic SWIMMING POOL.
Villa Fossi is ideal for enjoying the peaceful and tranquility of the Tuscan countryside. At the same time, it is just minutes away from all amenities, and conveniently located for visiting Tuscany's most beautiful and important towns and cities, like San Gimignano, Florence and Siena.
Certaldo, the nearest town (6 km away), has all amenities: supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacy, gas stations, bank, ATM machine, post office, train station. Certaldo was home to the great Renaissance writer and humanist Giovanni Boccaccio, who was buried here in 1375. Certaldo is also famous for its onion, the Cipolla di Certaldo, a Slow Food presidia (protected product). This special onion from Certaldo has been famous for centuries, in fact Boccaccio mentions it in his work Decameron.
Today Certaldo hosts several festivals every year. Mercantia, held in July, is an incredible international festival of street performers, attracting wonderful artists and spectators from all over the world.
Horse riding is possible at a nearby stables, there are tennis courts 5 km away in Certaldo, and a golf course 25 km away at Castelfalfi. Lovers of food and wine will enjoy tasting the Chianti and extra virgin olive oil produced in these hills. Nearby San Gimignano is famous for its saffron. Art and architecture lovers will be surrounded by treasures to explore, whether in the local towns or the larger cities like Florence and Siena.
Certaldo (supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacy, gas stations, bank, ATM machine, post office, train station): 6 km
San Gimignano: 20 km
Florence (airport): 55 km
Siena: 50 km
Pisa (airport): 73 km
Castellina in Chianti: 35 km
Volterra: 43 km
Greve in Chianti: 45 km
Colle Val D'Elsa: 29 km
Monteriggioni: 37 km
Lucca: 66 km
Montalcino: 92 km
Seaside - Cecina mare: 100 km
Montepulciano: 115 km
Arezzo: 116 km
Cortona: 123 km
Perugia: 160 km
Assisi: 178 km
- Peretola (International), 20.5 miles
- Galileo (International), 33.5 miles
- Marina di Campo (International), 67.2 miles
- Borgo Panigale (International), 70.1 miles
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