Villa il Fico is a stunning Tuscan country villa in a prime scenic location overlooking the Tuscan hills. The villa dates back to the 13th century and was originally built as a watchtower, so it enjoys a unique location.
Close to Florence (about 15 km away) as well as all the main attractions of Tuscany (Chianti, Siena, Montepulciano, Val d'Orcia and Pisa), and with easy access to all the main routes and means of transport, this 480 sqm villa is arranged on three levels.
On the ground floor there is a 150 sqm terracotta patio, with a wood-burning oven, which leads to the main entrance and into the dining room with a period fireplace; a large living room with a second fireplace, large floor-to-ceiling windows and glass door with access to the terrace/solarium (60 sqm) with unique views of the Florentine countryside; an additional dining room with access door to the back garden (via a staircase), service bathroom, service room; kitchen with wood-burning stove, where we find a door leading to the patio in front of the ground floor, characterized by an original 13th-century Gothic stone arch, and staircase leading to the first floor.
The first floor is accessed by a sandstone staircase leading to a spacious double room with wood panelling and air conditioning; single room, bathroom (with shower walk); master bedroom, double/suite, air-conditioned and private bathroom (with jacuzzi) and walk-in closet; double bedroom, air conditioning and bathroom (with tub); there are also closets and hidden wooden doors storages all over.
From every room of the house you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Tuscan hills. The property also has a delightful "studio" with independent entrance and with elegant white décor, double bed, living area with fireplace, bathroom and private terrace.
Separate rooms for boilers and laundry are connected with the main house, and are accessible independently from the garden.
The property is surrounded by 2.7 hectares of fenced land, consisting of gardens (designed by Pietro Porcinai), patios, olive groves and fruit trees with stunning panoramic views. Swimming pool (8.5m x 14m large, 1.70m to 3.40m depth) is managed by a saltwater purification system.
Three areas equipped with gazebos on three levels that follow the terraced garden provide quiet and private corners for relaxation or entertaining.
Garage with automatic gate. Small greenhouse / conservatory. Solar panels provide hot water. The property is fully fenced and accessed through two automatic gates.
Unparalleled privacy amidst the most beautiful greenery.
No short term rentals.