Location Castello del Conte is situated in the Tuscan countryside in an ideal location, as the property is found in Chianti Senese and borders with Arezzo and Siena. Chianti Senese, famous for its prestigious wines and beautiful landscapes is a found a little less than an hour away. The Castello di Ama of Lecchi in Chianti, Fontodi Winery in Panzano in Chianti, and Querciabella in Greve in Chianti offer some of the best wines in the area. Siena is one of the most beautiful and visited cities in Tuscany because of its rich history, works of art and local traditions and it is here that the Palio di Siena takes place each summer in Piazza del Campo. The popular horse race has been a tradition in Siena since the Middle Ages. Arezzo is full of historical buildings such as the Duomo and is also known for housing paintings of Piero della Francesca, Francesco Petrarca and Giorgio Vasari. Every month Arezzo hosts a lovely Antique Fair and twice per year the adventurous medieval jousting festival La Giostra del Saracino.
Description in Detail Castello del Conte is a luxurious manor found on an enchanting hill outside of Siena, near Castelnuovo Berardenga. The 12th century estate has been wonderfully restored as it successfully retains a traditional atmosphere with original stonewalls and wonderful décor. The estate measures a surface area of approximately 1.125 mq (12,110 sq. Ft) and is divided amongst 6 buildings.
The Castle: The traditional castle home covers a surface area of 800mq and is divided on four levels. Ground Floor: Consists of a lovely entryway from the spacious loggia, 3 large livings areas, 2 bedrooms and 2 en-suite bathrooms. The ground floor also leads downstairs to a small cantina and control room. First floor: Offers a large entryway along with 4 living spaces, a large kitchen, 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Second Floor: Consists of a corridor that follows into 5 bedrooms along with 5 bathrooms. Third Floor: Consists of a small attic room, which can be used for storage purposes. Fourth Floor: Offers a spacious terrazza and wonderful views of the surrounding countryside.
The Apartments: Adjoined to the beautiful castle are two independent apartments. Apartment 1 (60mq): Is divided onto two levels, offering a spacious living area, one bedroom and bathroom. Apartment 2 (70mq): Is a ground floor home, including a kitchen, two bathrooms and one bedroom.
Gym/Jacuzzi Area: The estate also accommodates a gym and Jacuzzi room (100mq), located in the vicinities of the outdoor swimming pool. The ground floor gym accommodates a beautiful Jacuzzi and the basement floor holds two changing rooms and a bathroom. Also found on the property are a laboratory building (45mq) and storage building (50mq). The castle is an incredible home to be purchased and transformed into a luxury boutique hotel, and the surrounding views only make for a more perfect location.
Current State and Condition The property is in excellent condition and ready to be lived in.
Land Registry Details The property is in good standing and in compliance with local building and zoning regulations. When a sale is registered to a private individual, it is subject to a mortgage and/or cadastral registry fee, following the laws for that specific case/circumstance of the acquirer. It is possible to buy the shares of the company, which is the current and sole owner of this estate.
Utilities and Services All necessary utilities are present.
Potential Uses The property is ideal to be managed as a luxury boutique hotel.
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