Villa Belvedere is an enchanting historical villa estate in the Tuscan hillside, located close to the city centre of Florence.
The villa, which dates back to the 13th and 14th centuries, sits on a 6.9 hectare plot that includes beautifully landscaped gardens. It is currently divided into two independent residences.
The first residence comprises two storeys, with high ceilings and cotto flooring. The ground floor contains a spacious living room with an elegant fireplace dating back to the 15th century and a large country kitchen and pantry. Also included are two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a laundry room and service area. The stairwell in the living room leads up to a family room that branches out to two bedrooms with a shared bathroom and a master bedroom with private wardrobe and en-suite bathroom.
The second residence is three storeys high, featuring a large double living room, a double dining room, laundry room and a lovely country kitchen. An impressive stone staircase leads to a first floor living area, which includes a master bedroom with a studio room and en-suite bathroom, a second bedroom with a large bathroom and an office/library room. The first floor also includes a staff apartment with an en suite bedroom. The second floor has another sitting/living area, a bathroom, two large bedrooms and a spiral staircase leading up to the tower room.
For the discerning buyer, this estate would be an ideal primary residence or vacation home in Italy.