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Ancient farmhouse with well-kept olive grove and own well close to Volterra
This charming Tuscan farmhouse with olive grove and own well is only a few minutes away from the ancient town of Volterra in Tuscany. It is situated amidst a large and well-kept 7 hectare plot with approx. 700 olive trees and all sorts of other trees. The owners put their emphasis on the preservation of the original building structure and carried out tasteful restoration works throughout. The farm house features charming rooms and living areas on several floors. A generous living room with cross-vaulted ceiling and kitchen, a bathroom and a cellar are located on the ground floor. On the first floor, accessible via one of the garden terraces and internal stairs, are a second eat-in kitchen with fireplace and a bedroom with access to a terrace with panoramic views across the valley. A reading room and a second bedroom are located on a mezzanine floor. The second floor features a third bedroom with en-suite bathroom and direct access to the upper garden. The entire farm house is heated and supplied with hot water via a combined thermal solar system and a pellet stove. A garage with workshop and a lovely little barn round-off the property. The surrounding plot is well-kept, the olive grove stretches on approx. 4 hectares. A natural pond supplied by own spring water is great for refreshing baths in summer. A pool could be built. Volterra is ideal for visiting all the cultural highlights in Tuscany (Siena 60 km, Florence 75 km, Pisa 60 km, San Gimignano 25 km). The sea (Cecina 40 km) can be reached in approx. 50 minutes.