Wonderful historic villa on the hills of San Gimignano which for more than 8 centuries has been the home of several noble families, still retaining the details of the past. Fantastic views of San Gimignano and the hills covered with vineyards are the natural background, while the interior spaces allow you to create a truly unique and marvelous space for the future owner.
San Gimignano, declared UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1990, is one of the small gems in the province of Siena; offers excellent local products such as saffron and White Wine called Vernaccia di San Gimignano. It is located about 50km from both Siena and Florence. Places of interest such as Certaldo, Monteriggioni and Volterra are within 30km.
A beautiful property consisting of several real estate units scattered on the property land. The main and most important part is the Medieval Villa of about 3500 square meters which has been modified and enriched over the years, which can also be seen clearly from the union of two buildings built in the different periods between 1200 and 1700. A part of the villa, which includes also the turret has recently been used as a main residence by the property, while the remaining part has been dedicated to a receptive structure with a series of independent apartments, fully furnished.
There are two large living halls of approximately 85sqm each, with ceilings 8 meters high and containing the family crests. The dining room is well built and very airy, has maintained the elegant appearance of the villa but has an atmosphere of relaxed intimacy. A real gem are the areas of old cellars where you can still inhale the flavor of the barrels and which can be converted into the fantastic SPA or chill area. A small chapel completes the property.
Further 3 farms for a total of about 1000sqm with its gardens and which are currently in the rough and need work that can bring them to the splendor of the past, becoming beautiful single-family houses.
State and finishes
The property outstanding conditions of conservation. To bring the property to its splendor and to be able to make the most of all the spaces, the spaces must be overhauled by creating a customized project. From the studies already carried out there is the possibility of creating a very charming boutique hotel with many exclusive services to give to the guests.
The main villa is surrounded by a classic Italian garden with two large terraces, a swimming pool and a pergola from which you can enjoy a fantastic view of San Gimignano and its countryside. The lands for a total of 285 hectares is used for vineyards, olive trees - 1600 plants, arable fields and woods with the hunting reserve.
The property for a period has been used for tourist rentals but with the right changes and good marketing strategy it could become an exclusive resort with production of wine and olive oil, but nobody forbids that it can also become a private home for a numerous and demanding family.
Property Features Include: swimming pool, outdoor parking, autonomus heating
Views Include: Hills, Park
Built in: 1200
Lot Acres: 285 ha
Lot Dimensions: 3500 sqm