Property Type : Other Residential
Property Style : N/A
Build Size : 5,382 ft² / 500 m²
Land Size : N/A
Bedroom : 7
Bathroom : 6
Half Bathroom : N/A
DESCRIPTION OF THE BUILDING The villa has a total surface of 500 sqm and is composed as follows.- Lower ground floor: cellar, chapel, storage room;- Ground floor: entrance hall, built-in-kitchen with cooking corner, laundry room, pantry, dining room, second entrance hall, living room, bathroom with shower;- First floor: seven bedrooms, four of which with en suite bathroom, bathroom, living room and gallery dating back to 1700, frescoed by a local painter;- Second floor: two rooms, while in the tower is located a room, where it is possible to create another bedroom. HISTORY, STATE AND FINISHES Villa Patrizia was built in 1614 by an important local family, developing around an old watching tower dating back to 1000.The villa was erected on a rock foundation, which gives to the structure excellent solidity and has a "Urdquo; shape, typical of the aristocratic Tuscan villas, with two wings surrounding the three entrances.The current internal layout has two entrances on each wing of the building. Anyway, it is possible to unify the property by opening internal doors.The internal chapel with the Pala dellrsquo;Altare dating back to 1600 dedicated to the Madonna di Loreto and the valuable plasters decorating the vaults are a proof of the refinement of the property.The property has been exposed to a restoration intervention consisting in the new plaster and painting of the faccedil;ade of the building and the renovation of the plaster of the tower, as well as the remake of the roof and ceilings according to the most modern insulation techniques. The internal rooms of the villa have not been restored and are, therefore, keeping the same original architectural features.The ceilings are 4 to 7 meter-high and boast rib vaults and coffered ceilings or wooden beams and terracotta tiles.All the bathrooms have been completely restored. EXTERNAL AREA The park which surrounds the property extends for 3,500 sqm and has been designed as Italian garden with box trees, secular trees, cypress trees, holm oaks, Liban cedar trees, firs, holm oaks and limes. The lawns, planted in 1995, are equipped with automatic irrigation system.The whole park is fenced and enclosed with four gates, one of which is pedestrian The park is lighted with 9 low consumption lighthouses placed an all the sides of the building.The pool has a total surface of 10 x 5 m and is placed on a hilly position overlooking the valley. The property includes also a garage of 48 sqm for two cars, as well as a storage for tools and garden equipment and a technical room.The villa is completed by 4 hectares of agricultural land. USE AND POTENTIAL USES The property, already working as a countryhouse, is ideal for who is wishing to buy a property to live and run a small rental business.