Sovicille, Siena -Ref: CES0175
Asking Price: € 750,000
a family home immersed in peaceful and unspoilt countryside
2 Bedrooms • 2 Bathrooms • Restoration project • Annexes • Olive grove
Land area: 2 Ha, floor area: 535 sq m (all measurements are approximate).
This charming property, accessed by about 1km of track, is comprised of 3 buildings; the main house on two floors of ca. 400 sqm, the barn close by of ca. 67 sqm and the annexe in front of the main house of ca. 70 sqm comprising the wood store, oven, loggia and several storage rooms.
Simply restored in 1983/4 including the roof, it now requires considerable work but provides lovely spaces, light and atmosphere. On the ground floor where the original stalls remain, there is an entrance room, large, double sitting room, a bathroom and a cellar/pantry. On the first floor one finds the kitchen with a large dining room and the open fireplace, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. There is also a study.
The nearby barn would make an ideal guest or pool house and there is wiring and plumbing already in place. The annexe in front of the main house was the pigsty, with a bread oven under a loggia and the woodstore.
The central heating is oil fired and the property has a well, a cistern for the collecting of rainwater and there is also a mains water supply.
An original compost-making terrace creates a wonderful paved area for al fresco dining.
The 2 Ha of land comprises some oak copse encircled by a dry-stone wall and an olive grove of ca. 200 trees; some very ancient.
The property is not fenced.
Siena 14km • (8km from Club Ippico Senese) • Colle Val d’Elsa 25km • San Gimignano 54km • Florence 70km • Pisa 121km (all distances are approximate).
Energy class: NA