6 bedroom farm house for sale
Italy - Castelnuovo Berardenga, Siena, Tuscany
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- swimming pool
The property is composed of two buildings, a former farmhouse (renovated in 2004) and a barn (renovated in 2010) originally built in the fifteenth century tastefully and imaginatively renovated in a Franco-Italian style. The gardens of almost 6.000sqm surround the villa with lawns, olive groves and a more formal arrangement of herbs and roses around and near the pool with gazebos to prove shade, from which to enjoy the breathtaking views. The farmhouse coveres an area of 500sqm on two levels plus the altana and consists of two wings set at right angles to the main body, with a south facing courtyard garden between the wings. The house is accessed through the east wing hallway with small bathroom, on the right a huge fully equipped kitchen including a traditional open fireplace at counter for roasting and grilling those famous Tuscan cuts such as the "Chianina" steak, a dining room, the master bedroom with en suite bathroom with jacuzzi, shower, two sinks and walk in wardrobe and "French" doors leading directly to the garden and a living room with fireplace and "French" doors leading onto a large patio from which to admire the gardens and view across the Chianti Vineyards. Each of the three bedroom suites on the first floor has an en suite bathroom and walk in wardrobe. The first floor loggia is accessed form the first floor hallway and one of the bedrooms. On the top floor there is an "altana" with windows in all directions, which is now used as a study with an adjoining bathroom. The former barn or "fienile" set a short distance from the farmhouse has been converted into two living and sleeping areas of 160sqm, in a modern decor. The upper level has a large terrace, a living area with kitchnette and bathroom, a bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower. The lower level has an independent entrance, a veranda, living room and master bedroom with bathroom en suite and a garage of 50sqm. Outside Features: swimming pool 5x10m with gazebo, pergola and carport.
State of repair
The farmhouses on the estate, existed in the XV century and the Sosprintedenza ai Beni Culturali (office for the protection of cultural patrimony) has been extremely severe and no one has been able to alter the exteriors of these farm houses. They remain the same as during the ownership of the Piccolomini-Clementini family. The farmhouse for sale has been renovated in 2004 using traditional high quality materials, stone for the external walls, chestnut beams and terracotta tiles for the ceilings, the roof and pavements, wooden frames, double glazing and shutters with all the benefits of modern living, airconditioning and WI-FI throughout.The guesthouse was renovated in 2010. There are mosquito screens on most windows and doors.
All utilities are connected, such as water supply, electricity, GPL and telephone. All bedrooms feature air conditioning and WI-FI computer hook-up. The garden has a fully integrated water irrigation system.
This exclusive property for sale sits in a thousand hectares wine and olive grove estate, 16 km from Siena. The Casale is located in Castelnuovo Berardenga at the end of a dirt road, where you will not be disturbed. Quietly secluded in a rural setting but in reach in minutes of local villages and towns.
- Florence (INTERNATIONAL), 35.7 miles
- Peretola (INTERNATIONAL), 35.9 miles
- Galileo (INTERNATIONAL), 60 miles
- Marina di Campo (INTERNATIONAL), 75.2 miles
- Borgo Panigale (INTERNATIONAL), 83.6 miles
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