Iconic Chianti

This magnificent 17th century Tuscan country villa is located in a superbe and panoramic position right on the top of a hill in the open countryside of Siena and within easy reach of the Chianti area, Florence, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Montalcino, Montepulciano and Pienza. Few minutes from the property lays the beautiful village of Stigliano and Torri is walking distant.

The agricultural estate has 2,475 acres of land with fantastic cypress avenues, holm oak trees and cork oaks, where one can enjoy long and cool walks ending up with a refreshing swim in the river Merse. In the hills of Montestigliano the property has a farm with 3,000 Olive trees with beautiful and ancient terraces lined with ancient dry stonewalls and delicious fig trees. The local olive oil, “Terra di Siena”, is a prestigious D.O.P. (Italy's mark of high quality). The property is eco friendly with solar panels and a water purification plant. The rooms have exposed beam ceilings, lime washed walls in soft colours and terracotta tiled floors, with touches of modern Italian design in the fireplaces, bathrooms and outdoor features. Steps lead down to the garden and park, and immediately below is the “infinity pool” with a travertine terrace that blends into its natural rocky environment.

AMENITIES

Wi-Fi throughout • Air Conditioning in all bedrooms and some living rooms • American-style coffee maker • Kettle • Barbecue • Bedroom fans • CD Player • Central heating • Dishwasher • Dryer • DVD player • Wide gardens • Hair dryer in each bathroom • Mosquito nets in all bedrooms windows • Microwave • Wide Pizza oven • SAT TV (Sky with BBC) • Stereo • Suitable for disabled visitors • Swimming pool with infinity edge (4.6 x 12.8 meters) • Telephone • Toaster • Washing machine • Laundry Room available

CHIANTI

Chianti is a territory whose boundaries are defined by the Upper Arno Valley, between Florence and Siena, by the road that joins Arezzo to Siena, and by the Florence-Siena motorway. Chianti region of Tuscany Chianti region of Tuscany in the panel showing the Effects of Good Government on the Country, olive groves, neat vineyards and small country villas dot the countryside outside Siena’s walls. Attention to food, to its freshness, provenance and preparation is a natural corollary of this Tuscan country ethos.