Country property for sale near Florence

Villa La Pergola – Beautiful country house for sale near Florence

Price €: Under 2M
Rif. PV23481

Features and Amenities:

  • Location: Florence Tuscan Countryside
  • City: Florence
  • Province: Florence
  • Typology: Country House Villa
  • Size: 850 mq - 9,149 sqft
  • Land: 10 ha - 24 acres
  • Bedrooms: 8
  • Bathrooms: 10
  • Number of buildings: 2
  • Condition: Very good
  • Private access road: About 2km of gravel road to get to the property from the main road
  • Pool: Yes (13x6 meters)
  • Garden: Yes
  • Olive Groves (# of trees): Yes, with approximately 300 trees
  • Air conditioning: y
  • Heating: Yes
  • Parking: External area used for parking
  • Solar panels: Yes
  • Water: Yes
  • Extra features: Ecological waste disposal system

Distances:

  • Cities:
  • Florence 25km
  • San Casciano 45km
  • Greve in Chianti 50km
  • Arezzo 66km
  • Siena 100km

  • Coast:
  • Bilancino Lake 45km
  • Livorno 128km
  • Viareggio 139km
  • Cinque Terre 211km

  • Airports:
  • Florence 50km
  • Pisa 118km

  • Highways:
  • A1/E35 Highway
  • SS67

Florence Tuscan Countryside

Brief Description

Villa La Pergola is an enchanting estate dating back to the 13th century located in the Tuscan countryside, 25km away from Florence.  The terrain measures approximately 10 hectares and includes 2.5 hectares of olive groves with 300 olive trees, a chestnut forest, a lovely vegetable garden along with a panoramic swimming pool.  The estate is currently working as a farm and still maintains and uses a 12th century original olive press during the olive harvest.  The main villa measures approximately 850mq and is divided into 6 independent apartments, offering a total of 8 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms. 

Energy Class G

Location

Villa La Pergola is located in the beautiful Tuscan countryside approximately 25km away from Florence.

Florence is known as the cradle of the Renaissance and is home to artistic and architectural masterpieces. Among the most iconic places to visit are: Il Duomo di Santa Maria del Fiore, designed by Brunelleschi and Giotto, Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria and the Uffizi Gallery, where you can find on exhibition, works of art by Botticelli and Leonardo da Vinci.

The Chianti region is known for some of the most prestigious wines of Tuscany. The Castello di Ama of Lecchi in Chianti, Fontodi Winery in Panzano in Chianti, and Querciabella in Greve in Chianti offer some of the best wines in the area.

Description in Detail

Villa La Pergola is located on a hilltop in the Tuscan countryside outside of Florence. The terrain measures 10 hectares and includes 2.5 hectares of olive groves with 300 olive trees, a chestnut forest and a lovely vegetable garden.  Also located on the property is a beautiful, panoramic swimming pool (13×6 meters).  

The estate consists of a three-story main villa measuring approximately 850mq.  The villa was built in the 13th century and includes an original olive press that dates back to the 12th century still used during the olive harvest in November.  The villa has been renovated whilst maintaining its original Tuscan style with terracotta flooring and wooden beamed ceilings, yet the home has been modernized to provide an ecological waste disposal system and solar panels for hot water. 

The home has been divided into six apartments. Two of the apartments accomodate two bedrooms and two bathrooms, whilst the other four apartments offer one bedroom and one bathroom. The house also consists of a spacious kitchen, a cozy dining room with fireplace, a reception area, two guest bathrooms and a laundry room.  Outside the villa offers two beautiful, covered terraces that can be used for outdoor dining or relaxing. There is also an enchanting pergola with ivy on one of the terraces.

Current State and Condition

The property is in good condition and move in ready.

 

Land Registry Details

The property is in good standing and in compliance with local building and zoning regulations. When a sale is registered to a private individual, it is subject to a mortgage and/or cadastral registry fee, following the laws for that specific case/circumstance of the acquirer.

Utilities and Services

All the necessary utilities are present and the solar panels guarantee hot water throughout the year.

 

Potential Uses

The property is a perfect solution to be immediately experienced as a private home and/or to continue being managed on the international circuits for touristic rentals.

Lifestyle

Cities & Towns:

  • Florence 25km
  • San Casciano 45km
  • Greve in Chianti 50km
  • Arezzo 66km
  • Siena 100km

Beaches & Lakes:

  • Bilancino Lake 45km
  • Livorno 128km
  • Viareggio 139km
  • Cinque Terre 211km

Airports:

  • Florence 50km
  • Pisa 118km

Highways:

  • A1/E35 Highway
  • SS67

Sport Facilities

  • Ugolino Golf Club is a prestigious golf club located in a peaceful environment near the border of Chianti http://www.golfugolino.it/en;
  • Golf and Country Club Le Pavoniere is located North-West of Florence and it is famous for its 18-hole golf course designed by the world famous player Arnold Palmer http://www.pavoniere.it/?lang=en.

Annual Festival in the Area

  • The Cavalcade of the Magi: during the Feast of the Epiphany (the 12th day of Christmas) local churches celebrate the Adoration of the Magi. In Florence, the celebration involves a parade in magnificent costumes that evokes the arrival of the Three Wise Men to the town of Bethlehem in search of the Messiah https://www.visitflorence.com/florence-events/cavalcade-magi.html;
  • Scoppio del Carro every year on Easter Sunday, Florence celebrates the Scoppio del Carro, or the ‘Explosion of the Cart’.  An old tradition where a wagon is pulled through the streets of Florence up to the main square between the Baptistery and Cathedral. The cart holds an arsenal of fireworks and a dove-shaped rocket (symbolising the Holy Spirit) https://www.visitflorence.com/florence-events/explosion-of-the-cart-easter.html;
  • Calcio Storico Fiorentino is a combination of soccer, rugby and wrestling. The sport was founded in the 16th century and is played in historical costumes. The four teams representing the historical neighbourhoods of the city play every year on June 24, the feast day for Florence’s Patron, St. John the Baptist https://www.visitflorence.com/florence-events/calcio-storico-fiorentino.html;
  • Florence Christmas Markets: the largest Christmas market in Florence takes place in Piazza Santa Croce, and begins at the end of November and ends a few days before Christmas. The market offers crafts, food products, small furniture and Christmas decorations http://www.xmas-markets.org/florence-christmas-markets/.

Suggested Restaurants

  • Enoteca Pinchiorri a 3 Michelin Star restaurant located in via Ghibellina, offers an elegant blend of modern design and a sophisticated menu http://enotecapinchiorri.it.;
  • Il Santo Bevitore and Il Santino, are two neighbouring restaurants that represent fine Italian cuisine http://ilsantobevitore.com;
  • Il Palagio a 1 Michelin Star restaurant located at the Four Seasons Hotel, owes its culinary excellence to executive chef Vito Mollica http://www.ilpalagioristorante.it.

Suggested Hotels

  • The Four Seasons Hotel is a 5 star resort located in Florence, set in a former 16th-Century convent near Giardino della Gherardesca found close to all of the city’s attractions http://www.fourseasons.com/florence/;
  • Westin Excelsior is located in an enchanting and historical building in piazza Ognissanti, in the heart of Florence. Here you will find one of the best views of the city http://www.westinflorence.com/;
  • The St. Regis of Florence is a 5 star hotel featuring luxury rooms and a Michelin-star restaurant http://www.stregisflorence.com.

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