Carefully restored Italian castle for sale in the Chianti region of Tuscany
This Italian castle for sale is located in the Chianti Classico region in Tuscany. The Tuscany property sits in a hillside next to a medieval village and offers stunning views of the valley.
The castle’s origins date back to 930s and it is the archetypal historic castle. Carefully restored, the Tuscany property for sale features all modern conveniences and the interior design is skilfully mixed with original features.
The Italian castle for sale
There are two main entrances to the castle – one from the garden and another from a cobbled street in the charming village.
The grandness of the exterior is equally apparent inside the Tuscan castle with elegant high ceilings, imposing fireplaces and a wealth of original features across the 700m² of living space. The layout is centred around the castle tower and the imposing stone stair case connecting the various floors and landings of the property and the viewing terrace at the top.
On the ground and first floor of the Italian castle for sale you will find a range of large rooms for entertaining and dining as well as smaller rooms suitable as a study or library.
There is a large, fully equipped kitchen with a dining table in the middle and with direct access to a panoramic terrace for outdoor dining area.
The Tuscany property for sale offers 5 en-suite bedrooms along with several smaller rooms which may be used as single bedrooms or for storage.
Gardens and Land
The property in Tuscany sits in 3 hectares of fenced and gated parkland and gardens with swimming pool and terraces of olive groves. Access to the grounds is via a gate where you will also find a garage as well as space for parking.
In addition to the castle, there is a refurbished 1-bedroom cottage with open plan living room. There is also a still unrestored stone annex which could be restored as a guest house, games room or spa/gym.
The castle’s location ensures full privacy and tranquillity while the small Tuscan village offers basic services.
For shopping and a greater range of services, the town of Gaiole in Chianti is only 5 minutes away and the picturesque town of Radda in Chianti is less than 10 minutes away from the Tuscany castle. Siena is 35 minutes away and Florence is 1 hour.