In the heart of Tuscany, not far from Florence, in the splendid landscape of Impruneta, this extraordinary castle dating back to 1300 is for sale.
Undoubtedly one of the most fascinating castles in the region, perched on the top of a hill with a splendid 360 ° view of the Chianti landscape.
It is a village of about 3300 square meters, consisting of the residential part with the castle and the frescoed rooms (about 1000 square meters), and the "rural" part with suggestive stone buildings including a romantic "belvedere" loggia, from which in summer enjoy beautiful sunsets.
The gardens of about 1850 square meters surrounding the castle house the Italian garden. From the walk along the walls you reach the large swimming pool with the lemon house and the ancient wine cellar.
The castle is surrounded by a beautiful olive grove and vineyard, as well as by a large centuries-old wood, where hunting and fishing trips took place in the past.
The organic farm produces extra virgin olive oil which has also received very important international awards and an excellent red wine IGT Toscana.
As for organic production, from the two hectares of vineyard it is possible to obtain about 120-140 quintals of IGT Toscana wine (the same blend of the most famous supertuscans, i.e. 70% San Giovanni, 20% Merlot and 10% Cabernet) and from 13 hectares of olive groves of the Frantoio, Moraiolo and Leccino varieties, on average 12 quintals of oil.
The castle has two beautiful historic cellars on two levels (one also ideal for creating a spa, as it has a separate entrance) and an ancient oil mill, now a museum, perfectly preserved.
In the small, consecrated and richly decorated private chapel, it is possible to celebrate civil unions with full legal value.
The castle is not bound to the Fine Arts, and is currently being successfully used for exclusive rental mostly combined with the organization of weddings and events.
In fact, it can accommodate up to 140 people seated in the new 160 m2 event room and can accommodate up to 20 people in 7 apartments / rooms, two of which are Suites in the main body of the castle.
This exclusive castle for sale on the outskirts of Florence enjoys the relaxing atmosphere of the Florentine countryside while being just minutes from the city center.