12 bedroom castle for sale
Italy - Castellina in Chianti, Siena, Tuscany
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the heart of Chianti region, with a magnificent view of the surrounding vineyards and countryside.
Built in 1500, the castle retains the original classical architectural elements while offering the comforts of a real house.
The property comprises 20.000 sqm of enclosed park including olive groves, cypress trees, a small forest of holm oaks and a beautiful Italian garden.
There are also several modern amenities and facilities: heated swimming pool (with parasols and deck chairs), pool house (with summer kitchen and fitness room), tennis court, children's play area, panoramic terrace and loggia equipped with a dining table for dining alfresco.
The castle, set on 2 floors, can accommodate up to 10 people and has 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms.
The property is furnished in classical style with terracotta floors, high beamed ceilings, ancient fireplaces and huge windows giving onto the garden.
Ground Floor: Crossing the courtyard entrance you will reach the ground floor where there is a hall and then a large living room with working fireplace, comfortable sofas and antiques. Then you will find a billiard room, a small study and a dining room with French doors that open out to the south facing loggia where you can also dine alfresco.
A kitchen, a TV room (with satellite TV), a laundry room and a bathroom make up the rest of this floor.
First Floor: A staircase (in the hall) leads to the first floor of the castle, where you will find the sleeping area, set on two levels.
On the first level, a corridor opens into the double bedrooms (two overlooking the garden and one overlooking the Italian garden), all equipped with walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom (with bathtub).
The upper level (5 steps) consists of the others bedrooms with bathrooms (some with shower and some with bathtub).
The property is in the heart of the Chianti region, known worldwide for the prestigious wine to which it gives birth (the typical mark of the Gallo Nero) and for its evocative sceneries and charming villages, from Greve (8 km) to Castellina (13 km), from Radda (12 km) to Gaiole (24 km), up to the beautiful Siena.
For sport lovers, several options are available: trekking and biking paths; tennis courts and football pitches at the Chianti Country Club (23 km); golf courses at the Circolo Golf Ugolino (24 km).
- Peretola (International), 24.7 miles
- Galileo (International), 47.4 miles
- Marina di Campo (International), 71.9 miles
- Borgo Panigale (International), 74.5 miles
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