Ideal place for relaxing holidays for friends or families. The house has been refurbished in the 70s by the owners and furbished with unique taste. In a private road close to medieval village of San Sano, 20 min by car to Siena and 50 min to Florence.
One of the few remaining unspoilt properties retaining its character and atmosphere in the heart of Chianti. 3 buildings with a swimming pool and land with fields and woodland.
A beautiful property approached by a track of ca. 2 km opening into a lovely grass field surrounding the house. The main house of ca. 230 sqm on 2 floors comprises a kitchen, a dining room, sitting room with fireplace and door to loggia, small bedroom currently used as a dressing room and a further bedroom and bathroom. Stairs from the dining area lead down to the lower ground floor which comprises a small sitting room, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The adjacent annexe provides a guest suite with bedroom and bathroom and a shady dining patio between the two. A further barn of ca. 150 sqm has been partially restored and will provide a living room, kitchen and dining room on the ground floor and 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the first floor. the private pool of 14 x 7 m is close by.
The land comprises 6 Ha of pasture, 3 Ha of abandoned vineyards and the remaining woodland.
Water is mains and from a private well.
Energy classification G
The property Tosino is in Tuscany, community of Gaiole, in the region named Chianti Classico between Florence (about 60 km away) and Siena (about 30 km)
It is located 800 mtrs. from the pictoresque village of San Sano, at the very end of a country road starting from the village itself. In San Sano, there is a family run restaurant and annexe food shop (and tobacco) open 6 days a week, including Sunday, provide meals and food supplies at a walking distance.
The Tosino property owns 17 hectars of land, out of which about 5 suitable for agriculture., The remaining being a very large lawn (one hectar) and several hectars of wood of mainly oaks. A belt of trees surrounds the property on two sides, ensuring privacy with respect to the nearest houses. On the south side there is Siena far away.
Within the lawn there are 4 buildings. The nearest 2 have been fully restored more than 40 years ago from the owners and used since as country residence. The bigger one has 3 sleeping rooms with double / twin beds and three on suit bathrooms; the smaller annexe has 2 bedrooms with 4 beds and a small bathroom with shower. Altogether 250 square meters.
Some 50 meters away, behind a green curtain of bushes and trees, a third building, originally meant as farmer's store, has been restored as far as the massive works are concerned; (walls, roofs and an internal staircase connecting the two floors) the remaining works must be completed.
At the end it will be a pleasant house of two floors and 150 sq. M. mts, with a very large sitting room, large kitchen with dining corner, small serviceroom with mini bathroom and a large storage room in the back. On the upper floor one master bedroom with bathroom and a few steps above two twin bedrooms with one bathroom. The access road is independent from the two first buildings.
Twenty meters below a large pool (14x7mtrs. And depth from 1. 30 to 2. 5 mtrs.), with an electrical cover; surrounded by trees, it's in a secluded position with respect to the buildings.
Further down a last stretch of road leads to a fourth building of a 60 sq. M. Mtrs. Now used for storage may in the future be restructured to residential.
The wooden part of the property leads down to the Arbia river.Get the full listing »