Prestigious 15th century villa for sale with many details reminiscent of the past and great history surrounded by the tall cypresses of the hills of Fiesole, in an extremely panoramic and reserved position surrounded by a large garden and with a spectacular balcony overlooking Florence and the garden with a cottage for guests and a "house in the woods".
In an extremely panoramic position, on the hills of Fiesole that dominate the city of Florence in all its beauty. This splendid and prestigious villa is located in one of most exclusive areas that guarantees a lot of privacy, nestled in a large park of about 1 hectare with cypress trees and other tall trees, all surrounded by a typical stone wall. Once crossed main gate seems to enter into an enchanted garden that welcomes the villa at its center.
From the garden, main entrance welcomes into the villa, where is possible appreciate the real strength of the villa, at the end of the entrance a balcony that takes the whole wall allows to look out over the valley with Florence as a natural background. This entrance is also a hallway to the rooms on the ground floor, on the left - a large library with a characteristic fireplace that gifts pleasant evenings and the study room, on the right side - billiard room and in succession living room where another fireplace dominates, dining room and kitchen with direct access to the garden.
The typical stone staircase with stone balustrade leads to the first floor where a central room disengages two areas of the house, on the left master bedroom with attached dressing room and private bathroom, on the right there is another corridor overlooked by other 5 bedrooms and bathrooms. This floor enjoys a splendid panorama towards the valley that welcomes Florence.
Main part of the villa is connected to the service area located on the lower level of the villa by a staircase in the entrance and by a particular spiral staircase with steps made in stone. On the lower level there is what once was real service area, represented by large kitchen and the room used as laundry or ironing room, an apartment for the service family, boiler room and two large rooms used as cellars to preserve oil or wine.
From this level there is an access to the covered patio delimited by stone columns and which has its natural continuation in a lawn terrace and delimited by a stone balustrade from which it is possible to look towards the underlying part of the garden and which represents another plus of this villa. Nestled in the park there a small villa on two levels with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms and a second, and a smaller house in the woods with 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom.
State and finishes
This villa is in excellent maintenance condition, maintaining the original style of the villa with a keen eye for the finishes that maintain its contemporaneity. Many precisious elements have been preserved with great care and still present themselves in splendor- frescoes, ceilings with painted drawers, marble elements.
The park of about 1 hectare surrounding the villa is an important green lung and at the same time offers a lot of privacy. The garage for two cars and a pitch inside the recently built property that blends well in the context allow you to park comfortably up to 4/5 cars. Garden offers coolness in the summer evenings and a space for those who love gardening. Some olive trees and roses bring joy to the sight and smell.
An important villa in a dream location suitable for those who are looking for a large representative property to live there throughout the year or as an investment property to put on income.