Real estate for sale - Country houses
Country house with olive grove in panoramic setting in the Tuscan countryside between Arezzo and Siena
This well-kept Italian country house for sale is located within walking distance of the picturesque small town Lucignano in Tuscany. The property for sale dates back to the early 17th century and is embedded in a well-kept Mediterranean garden with mature trees, two terraces, meadows, olive groves and woodland on a 3.8 ha plot. The gently sloping hillside offers marvellous views across the Tuscan hills and the Valdichiana until the town Cortona. The exterior and interior of the country house have been carefully and consistently restored and furnished, while preserving the typical building characteristics of a Tuscan farmhouse. The main building (about 320 m²) offers two floors and a complete basement floor, which was partially built on solid rock. The ground floor consists of a spacious living- and dining room with two open fireplaces, modern kitchen, two bedrooms, vestibule and bathroom. The first floor offers a vestibule, two bedrooms and a large bathroom. The cellar consists of a vestibule, wine cellar, equipment storage, utility room and a large room with direct access to the lower terrace. The floors are held in beautiful old terracotta tiles, the ceilings are also made of traditional local building materials. The roof has been renewed and insulated. The annexe (about 50 m²) comprises a conservatory, three stables and a wood-fired oven. It is possible to build a pool. This property for sale offers the rare combination of a well-kept Tuscan country estate within walking distance of a small historic town with restaurants and all shopping facilities.