Historic villa of great value and charm with particular attention to the recovery of the original materials and use of custom-made furniture without neglecting the practicality and reliability of new technologies in the large park with large swimming pool from which you can enjoy a fantastic view over all of Florence being on the Chinati hills.
In the municipality of Bagno a Ripoli, in just 10 minutes car-drive from the center of Florence and its historical monuments. Its’ position can also be defined as strategic - in just 15 minutes can be reached Florence airport, in a short distance away there are famous Florentine wine and oil cellars, as well as the pleasant paths that wind through the surrounding countryside. Convenient to reach the main services in a few minutes even on foot.
The villa of 380 sq m has two levels. From the main entrance you enter what was once the old stable and now converted into a large living room embellished with an old billiard table and a fireplace from the time. An entrance hall leads to the second living area consisting of three large rooms characterized by big windows overlooking the exclusive garden; on the same floor there are also guests bathroom, the large eat-in kitchen served by the pantry and a double bedroom. A comfortable internal staircase leads to the first floor where there is a comfortable sleeping area consisting of five bedrooms of different sizes, all with their exclusive bathroom.
To complete the property there is also a 20sqm “lemon house” that can be converted into an extra house for service people, spa area or summer kitchen.
State and finishes
The villa is in excellent condition recently redeveloped in all its parts and is ready to be lived to the fullest. High quality materials have been used - the floors are in old terracotta while the ceilings are embellished with the old beams. The kitchen furnished with taste in order to favor practicality and elegance underlined by the choice of elegant and refined tiles. The sleeping area offers terracotta floors and custom-made solid wood furniture.
Outdoor spaces are represented by an exclusive courtyard and the garden of about 1600 square meters which is accessed through an automatic and private gate that leads to the villa.
The large garden carefully maintained is easily manageable. There are fruit trees and ancient olive trees. Large flat spaces allow the insertion of furniture that can accommodate friends to spend evenings and moments in harmony. Instead an open swimming pool offers moments of relaxation during hot weather.
Potential for use
Property can become the main home for a large family that wants to be comfortable to reach Florence without sacrificing privacy and the wonderful Tuscan countryside, or can be rented.