Large historic villa in Florence for sale with breath-taking views
This property for sale in Florence Italy sits in a hillside location just 10 minutes from the historic centre of the town and enjoys breath-taking views of Florence. The Italian villa, which is dating back to the 15th century, has been carefully and lovingly restored just two years ago and offers all conveniences for comfortable modern living as well as a host of period features.
Built over five floors, the magnificent historic Italian villa sits nestled into the hillside and is surrounded by impressive terraced gardens and olive groves. From most of the windows and from the gardens, you have magnificent views Florence and the surrounding Tuscan landscape. The villa offers 7 bedrooms, 4 reception rooms including a dining room seating 12 people, 2 kitchens with one opening out to the rear garden. The restored cellar hosts a spa area with a luxurious 3x2 metre built-in heated whirlpool.
Original features such as frescoes, coffered ceiling, stone fireplaces, pietra serena stairways and antique terracotta flooring have been maintained and meticulously restored by local craftsmen.
The property is surrounded by 2 hectares of land ensuring privacy and safety. The house is accessed by a private road leading up through the property’s olive groves. In the gardens, you will find an original grotto, fountains, a pergola draped in vines and many mature fruit trees.
In addition to the main house, there is a 4-bedroom annex with 250m² living space. This additional space, which is still to be refurbished, is ideal for staff or guests and may also be used for office space, gym or home cinema.
The exclusive property for sale is located only 10 minutes from central Florence and 5 minutes from the charming hillside town of Fiesole. Florence airport is 25 minutes away it takes 1 hour to go to Pisa airport.