This historic medieval hamlet dates back to the 13th century and was owned by the Gherardesca family. It is located about 40 km from Florence, Lucca and the other major Tuscan seaside towns. It is set in a beautiful panoramic location atop a ridge of a hill. This property complex is a unique item for the local market.
The castle and its defensive tower are surrounded by boundary walls with various entrances. Inside there are a manor house and a farm totalling approximately 5,000 m2. While outside there is a church with a rectory and the magnificent hamlet consisting of 7 buildings with a total surface area of about 1,300 m2, which date back to between 1800 and 1940.
There are 6 farmhouses in the immediate vicinity for a total of approximately 3,000 m2.
The castle’s basement features beautiful vaulted cellars. It also features a raised ground floor with coffered ceilings and frescoed doors, as well as a first floor and second floor with stunning views.
The castle is in good condition while the hamlet and farmhouses require some renovation work.
The property is surrounded by 110 hectares of land spread over 3 adjacent hills covered by open farm land, forests and an olive grove with about 3,000 trees. There used to be vineyards here, which could be regrown given the favourable position of about 16 hectares of land.
With this beautiful property set in the heart of Tuscany, you could fulfil your dream of living in an important historical residence or open a 5 star tourist accommodation
Energy class G; EEI assessment in progress.