In the countryside between Volterra and San Gimignano, for sale a very charming property which dated back to the X century, an old monastery which was inhabited by Benedettine nuns. The hamlet comprises several houses which are dwelled by 5 local families and picturesque chapel which finds its origin back to the XI century. Originally the hamlet was part of Volterra territory, not it is officially part of Colle di Val d’Elsa patrimony. The property for sale is a 400 m² farmhouse/palace which is divided into 3 apartments and precisely: A 80 m² ground floor apartment which is composed of a living-room/kitchen with cross-vaulted ceilings, double bedroom, bathroom, an outdoor loggia and cellar. The second flat is 100 sqm, is set on the first floor and comprises: living-room which opens on the outdoor loggia, kitchen, bathroom and double bedroom. The third and last apartment is 220 m² and consists of kitchen, a stunning lounge with fireplace with access to the panoramic terrace, 2 bathrooms and a long corridor leads to 5 original monastery cells/bedrooms which boast barrel vaults. The sale includes 355 m² of garden with volume to recover and build up and the sheltered parking. All windows and doors have been restored and are in good conditions, heating is with LPG as well as hot water. The property has been carefully renovated trying to enhance and maintain the original features, a peaceful place where it is possible to relax and meditate and at the same time benefit of the unspoiled Tuscan nature. The complex is easily accessible through a 600 meters unpaved road and the closest village with restaurants and bar is only 4 km. In 20 minutes it is possible to reach San Gimignano town, Volterra is only half an hour by car, Siena is 35 minutes, Pisa international airport 1 hour and half an hour. An idea place to rest or to run as holidays home.
Villa – Colle di Val D'elsa, Tuscany, Italy
Land area: 355 m² 7 bedrooms 4 bathrooms
- Balcony or terrace
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