Florence, Tuscany, Italy £3,670,000

7 Bedroom Detached




This outstanding property, situated in the most prestigious suburb of Florence, has it’s origins in the 14th century as a military watch tower. It was converted to a residential villa during the 16th century and is one of the most unique properties currently on the local market. Featuring crenelated walls and many original features from it’s rich and colourful history the property provides 500m2 of living space.

The many period features include; a spacious lounge with stone fireplace and high vaulted ceilings, a formal dining room with a chestnut beamed ceiling and a lovely bright veranda, which leads out onto the rear courtyard. There are 7 bedrooms including 2 ‘master’ suites and a ‘tower’ bedroom, a library/study, kitchen, laundry and private chapel. In addition there is a 2 bedroom guest/housekeeper’s apartment. The outstanding landscaped gardens and secluded terraces include a private swimming pool.