Traditional stone house, in the Chianti region close to Florence.

Tuscany, Chianti

€1,600,000 ID: 163357

In the splendid Tuscan countryside, in the heart of the Chianti region, stands “Colonica La Ginestra” a traditional stone house, once a look-out tower going back to the XIII century. This ancient and handsome building has been lovingly restored to preserve the original atmosphere and features. The accommodation offers seven bedrooms and five bathrooms, a characteristic kitchen with a traditional fireplace open to the terrace, and several reception rooms. The renovation with local materials is simple and stylish, maintaining the original authenticity. There is a secondary unit with an independent entrance that needs some modernization.

The property is situated in a quiet and panoramic location with enchanting views over the surrounding vineyards and olive groves, forming a tranquil and private retreat minute from several picturesque Chianti towns and surrounded by ca. 1 ha/ 2.4 ac of land. A well-tended garden is completed fenced, leading gently down towards the area around the swimming-pool of 6x13m, surrounded by the splendid scenery of the Tuscan hills amidst fruit trees and olive trees. The large garden offers several spaces for pleasant relaxation outside.


Close to the little walled town of Tignano and about 2 km/1.2 miles away from the hilltop village of Tavarnelle in Val di Pesa, equipped with all necessary services, a supermarket, and restaurants.

Main distance:

  • Florence historical center 25 minutes/ airport 35 minutes,
  • Siena 35 minutes
  • Greve in Chianti 35 minutes
  • San Gimignano 25 minutes
  • Rome Airport 2.50 hours
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  • Details

    Property Type
    Good / some decorations
    Category detail
    Country Seat
    Stories / levels
    Total living m2
    400 m²
    Plot size m2
    10,000 m²
  • Room information

    En-suite bathrooms
    All bathrooms
    Covered Patio
  • Special features

    • Gardens
    • Swimming pool
    • Covered Terrace
    • Barbeque
    • Open fireplace
    • Air conditioning
    • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Services in the area

    • Supermarket 3 km
    • Dining out 3 km
    • Airport 39 km
    • Train Station 34 km