4 bedroom farm house for sale
Italy - Castiglione d`Orcia, Siena, Tuscany
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Podere Orcia is a splendid typical farmhouse, which was completely restored between 2006 and 2012 with the valorisation of its original characters. The property covers an area of 360sqm on two levels: - Ground floor: entrance, fully equipped Tuscan style kitchen, rustic living room with fireplace, hallway with fireplace, sitting room, bathroom with tub and fireplace, veranda with antique wood burning oven; - First floor (reachable through two internal staircases): two double bedrooms with private bathrooms, small bedroom with private bathroom, master bedroom with private bathroom, wardrobe room, reading room and terrace/solarium. The property includes an agricultural annex that requires restoration, a small lovely chapel and a fenced park with oaks, cypresses and pine trees. The buildings are surrounded by 10,2 ha of land, divided into woods, arable land and olive grove in production with about 600 trees.
State of repair
The property was completely restored between 2006 and 2012 and is in excellent conditions. The farmhouse has kept the original external elements, such as open-face stone facades and antique roman tiles on the roof, which is water-repellent and ventilated. The courtyard is characterized by green areas and walkways dotted with aromatic plants and flowers. The property boasts handmade cotto pavements, typical exposed wooden beams and cotto tiles for the ceilings (partly with small vaults), bathrooms with insert and basins made in natural stone. The large Tuscan style kitchen is the true heart of the house, and is fully equipped with gas, wood and electric stoves. Windows, doors and frames are made in solid wood.
The property is provided with all the necessary utilities: electricity supply, water supply granted by town aqueduct and underground tank (for irrigation), LPG fuelled heating system (with underfloor heating), solar panels for production/integration of sanitary hot water, fireplaces, TV system, satellite antenna, alarm system, telephone, adsl, central vacuum system, audio system with cable radio, IMOFF septic tank (installed in 2017).
The property is located in the heart of Val d'Orcia, world heritage site of UNESCO since 2004. The farmhouse is located in the municipality Castiglione d'Orcia, in a very private position, but close to all the main amenities of the town, which are reachable in less than 5 minutes by car. The access to the property consists in a white road of a few hundred meters. The extraordinary location allows wonderful panoramic views of the Orcia river valley and of the Montalcino hills with their Brunello vineyards. Within short distance, it is possible to reach the thermal centre of Bagno Vignoni.
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