Features and Amenities:
- Location: Chianti, Tuscan Countryside, Florence
- Typology: Villa
- Condition: Good condition, move-in ready
- Size: 1,220 m2 - 13,131 ft2
- Land: 2.2 ha - 5.4 ac
- Bedrooms: 8
- Bathrooms: 8
- Number of buildings: 2
- Price Range: from 2M to 4M
- Pool: No, but possible to add
- Olive Grove: Yes, 1 ha - 2.47 ac
- Parking: Yes
- Private access road: Yes
- Extra features: Panoramic terraces, unique fireplaces, differently themed rooms, medieval tower, private chapel
- Greve in Chianti 1 km
- Firenze 30 km
- Siena 44 km
- San Gimignano 50 km
- Lucca 97 km
- Beaches and Lakes:
- Livorno 104 km
- Viareggio 124 km
- Forte dei Marmi 136 km
- Firenze Airport 38 km
- Pisa Airport 94 km
- SGC Florence – Pisa – Livorno
- A1 Autostrada del Sole
Description in Detail
Villa Chianti View is an impressive estate, situated in a panoramic area overlooking the Greve in Chianti valley. Boasting splendid views; the landscape is dotted with small woodlands, vineyards, and olive groves. The Villa is situated in the middle between Florence, Arezzo, and Siena. Moreover, the delightful medieval town of Greve in Chianti with its cafes, restaurants, and shops can be easily reached on foot in just 10 minutes.
The Villa was originally a medieval castle built in the 1000’s, which was unfortunately destroyed in 1150 in a battle to defend Florence from Siena. In 1705, a wealthy family bought the castle ruins and used its foundations to build the Villa, which is now elaborately decorated in the elegant historic style of the 18th-century.
The main villa is 995 m2 (10,710 ft2) in size. The ground floor has 4 living rooms all featuring different and unique fireplaces. The Villa’s dining room can be found in the tower of the original medieval castle, which was left intact upon the construction of the Villa. There is also an impressive Tuscan style kitchen with a curved roof and access to a sunny terrace with soaring views. The ground floor has numerous windows and doors that make it very luminous and also comprises of a charming private chapel.
The first floor can be accessed using two stairways and has in total of 8 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The rooms and bathrooms are very luminous and each room is decorated with a different and unique theme. Some rooms have frescoes from the 18th century. The windows of the Villa have their original glass and the ceilings and the floors are in the original 18th-century style. The spacious master bedroom has a walk-in closet and an outstanding bathroom with a Jacuzzi, shower, and his-and-hers sinks.
The property also has an outbuilding with two apartments 99 m2 and 124 m2 respectively, to be renovated, which can be rented out.
The outside terraces and grounds are adorned with beautiful panoramic views of the Greve in Chianti and its 2.2 ha – 5.4 acres of land including 1 hectare of an olive grove.
Land Registry Details
The property is in good standing and in compliance with local building and zoning regulations. When a sale is registered to a private individual, it is subject to a cadastral registry fee, following the laws for that specific case/circumstance of the acquirer.
The property is ideal for anyone who has dreamed of owning a panoramic home in the heart of the Chianti. Since the property is so close to Florence, it is a great choice for a primary or secondary/vacation residence and its outbuilding could be used as guest apartments or create an income as a tourist rental.
- City: Greve in Chianti
- Province: Florence
Villa Chianti View is just 1 km from Greve in Chianti, in the very heart of the Chianti. It is also a short drive from the cities of Florence and Siena.