Borgo Gambassi

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VOLTERRA

Recently restored hamlet with 13 apartments, communal swimming pool and spectacular uninterrupted views across the Tuscan countryside. Located in the heart of Tuscany within easy reach of San Gimignano, Siena, Volterra, Florence and Pisa.
 

THE PROPERTY
The apartment for sale in this superb property offers approx.100 sq. meters, of floor-space and consists of:
- On the ground floor: garden, patio and external staircase to the first floor
- On the first floor: entrance-hall, spacious living-dining room with fireplace, kitchen,
two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and an external storage-room.

 

This charming apartment is situated on the top floor of a restored 16th century Tuscan farmhouse, with breath-taking views of the Tuscan countryside. There are three other farmhouses located within the borgo/hamlet, none however which enjoy the uninterrupted views of this one. The apartment boast traditional features throughout including terracotta flooring, beamed ceilings and stone fireplace.

 

EXTERIORS

The apartment has a private garden, a sitting area shaded by a gazebo, and uninterrupted views over the countryside and the medieval hilltop town of Volterra.   14 X 7 metres shared swimming-pool.
 
LOCATION
One of the most famous walled medieval towns in Tuscany, San Gimignano, is only 15-20 minutes away. Known as the Town of Fine Towers, San Gimignano is famous for its medieval architecture, unique in the preservation of about a dozen of its tower houses, which, with its hilltop setting and encircling walls form "an unforgettable skyline". Within the walls, the well-preserved buildings include notable examples of both Romanesque and Gothic architecture, with outstanding examples of secular buildings as well as churches. The "Historic Centre of San Gimignano", is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 

Volterra is also approx.. 20 minutes away. Another walled town, famous for alabaster, and with many restaurants and shops. The beach is approx. 1 hour drive.  The Chianti Region is approx. 40 minutes away and there are many vineyards to visit and wine tasting tours.
 
Price includes all the furniture, electric appliances, linen and kitchenware

Ref. VT-1551

€: 295.000