The villa/farmhouse has been painstakingly restored. What was once a landmark ruin is now a luxurious home with every modern convenience. This farmhouse is constructed of stone and terracotta, typical of Tuscany at its time. The floors throughout are laid in interesting patterns with beautiful hand made terracotta tiles. The beams supporting the floor and ceilings are of Tuscan chestnut. The house has been loveingly restored for modern living while preserving all the charm and historic style that characterize the homes of ancient Tuscany. LIVING ROOM: This is a very large room with antique Italianate wood burning fireplace, two sofas, several comfortable overstuffed chairs, and a large desk area. There are double door- windows at each end of this luxurious but comfortable room that open onto the terraces that surround the house. Throughout the house, special attention has been paid to lighting so one can create the perfect atmosphere for the moment at hand. Adjoining the living room room is a dramatic red marble bath room with large custom tile shower. The handcrafted chestnut doors lead into the center of the house. The broad entrance hall is flanked on each side by graceful arching doorways that open to the kitchen on the right and the living room on the left. Strait ahead is the stairway that leads to the upper floor and the bedrooms. To the left of the stairs is a 250 year old door salvaged from the original structure. Inside you will find a large kitchen outfitted for the most ambitious chef. all executed in stainless steel and marble. There is a beautiful antique sideboard filled with china, glassware, flatware, and serving pieces. Behind the kitchen is a large CANTINA (pantry/laundry room) with double doors opening onto the side terrace. This is a good catch all room for baggage etc. The door on the right at the top of the stairs leads into the spacious master suite. In this sumptuous retreat you will find; a space fit for a king! The owners have spent much time and effort to make this the perfect place to retire.
Villa - Capolona, Tuscany, Italy
3 bedrooms 3 separate bathrooms