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Luxury estate near Florence
Countryside
n.ref: 546
2.700.000,00 Euro
9500 smq
1240 smq
Type:
. Villa
. Farmhouse
Condition:
. Renovated
Contract:
. Sale
Rooms: 20
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 5
Energy Class: G
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
  • Luxury estate near Florence
Founded in 1100 as a military watch tower in a strategic point overlooking the valley of the Pesa river, this wonderful property has been of fundamental importance in numerous battles between Florence and Siena. In the following centuries it was enlarged and converted into a convent. It has hosted many persons of the Italian Renaissance, including Leonardo da Vinci. Later it was purchased in the seventeenth century by the noble Florentine family the Princes Corsini who converted it into a farm. In 1983, was purchased by current owner who, after a long and meticulous restoration has converted it into a house and workshop. Today it is possible to appreciate: the old porch, the well built in early 1400, the wood oven of the 1500, the elegant interior arches, and a massive oak olive press. This stunning property in located only 14 km from Florence and has a surface of 1240 sqm. with 5 bedrooms, spacious living-sitting rooms, lovely 2 kitchens, dining room, a terrace with breathtaking views over the countryside, 4 bathrooms, the owner’s atelier and several rooms to restore what could offer extra accommodation and bedrooms. Complete this fantastic property 9500 square meters. of private land with approximately 150 olive trees.