For Sale: Tuscan Villa on 24+ Acres
This villa is a historical Liberty style mansion in the heart of Tuscany just a few km away from Arezzo, Siena and Cortona. From its turret that dominates the surrounding hills, one can admire the whole of the "Valdichiana valley", part of Lake Trasimeno in the Umbria region and "Val di Chio" amongst the rest of the numerous Tuscan valleys.
The house rests on 10 hectares of land of which three are dedicated to its luxurious garden that hosts a 7 by 14 meter swimming-pool with showers, a 6 meter classical fountain, secular trees, and a once called "limonaia", a 250 meter covered "ball room" with parquet floors ,now fully restructured and used on various occasions. The rest of the land is divided in a horse stable and saddlery, paddocks, 5 boxes, 18 aviaries with birds coming from all over the world, a vineyard, 4 wells and an olive grove.
The main Villa is 900 square meters divided in three floors, has a main entrance with a "Great Gatsby" staircase, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 7 living/dining rooms, with a turret on the top floor. Adjacent to the main villa, about 600 meters away is the second 250 square meter property on two floors. The first floor has a living room with a chimney, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom whereas the lower floor can be used as cellar or warehouse .