This historic villa, located on the outskirts of Florence, dates back over 500 years.
Approached via an impressive private drive, the villa sits in a commanding position overlooking the grounds and the surrounding countryside. Wonderful original features include marble door-surrounds, coffered ceilings and ornate floorings, all restored in 2004 to the highest standard. Private parkland of approximately 2ha (5 acres) and includes; woodland, olive groves, a small vineyard, a swimming pool and lawns. The terraces, leading off all the ground floor rooms, sweep round to the swimming pool providing areas to dine and relax outside.
The main body of the villa spans 770m2 in total over three floors and there is additional accommodation in the adjoining annex of 40m2. The grand reception rooms of the ground floor lead to the principle bedrooms on the first floor (all of which are en-suite). In addition there are two further bedrooms on a mezzanine floor, which leads to the tower room. The wonderful views from the tower make it an ideal space to be used as a small sitting room, a study or a library.
Below the main residence a large underground parking area has been created to ensure cars can be parked out of view of the villa.
The property includes:
- Outdoor swimming pool 9m x 5m
- 5 underground parking places (140m2) connected to the villa by internal passage.
- Beautiful Park, vineyard, orchard totalling 20.000m2
- Main building 770sqm
- Dependance 40sqm
- Underground garage 140
- Swimming pool 45 sqm
- 2 hectares park
40 St James's Place