This attractive villa is located in the heart of Chianti, near the village of Panzano. It incorporates a control tower built in the 13th century for its commanding position overlooking the Chianti hill; still today guests can enjoy uninterrupted views on the surrounding countryside both from the interior and the exteriors of the property. The house was designed to guarantee a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The interiors are comfortable and furnished in a classic way, with pieces of antiques, stone fireplaces and many ceramics made by the owner's father, a renowned Florentine sculptor. The covered verandah and the terrace are ideal for dining or simply relaxing while enjoying beautiful views of Chianti hills. Acquerello benefits of one of the most sought- after locations in Tuscany, just perfect for enjoying art and architecture, ancient hill towns such as Greve and San Geminiano, wine tours and delicious local cuisine. The towns of Siena and Florence are at short driving distance (both at less than 40 km away), and the lovely village of Panzano is just 3 km away, with traditional shops, good local restaurants and one of the oldest and the most renowned butcher in Italy. From the village of Panzano it is possible to take a direct bus to Florence, allowing easy day trips for visitors that do not want to drive around. The caretakers live in a separate and independent part of the house and they are at clients' disposal for any need, without interfering with their privacy.
The area in the garden where the pool (14 x 7 metres) is located is fenced, perfect for families with small children.
Ground floor: Entrance/sitting room with large stone fireplace and wrought iron sweeping staircase to the first floor; sitting/dining room with French doors opening to a covered terrace and to a second open terrace ideal for outdoor eating; games room; fully equipped kitchen with access to a laundry room and guest bathroom; sweeping staircase leading to first floor.
First floor: Long galleried landing; reading room with grand piano; master double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; 2 twin bedrooms; bathroom
Panzano in Chianti with groceries, restaurants, pharmacy and bank 2 km, Greve in Chianti 10 km Radda in Chianti 14 km, Castellina in Chianti 15 km, Florenz 37 km, Siena 39 km, San Gimignano 42 km, Airport Florence 54 km, Airport Pisa 95 km