A luxurious, elegant, private Estate situated approximately 3 km from the centre of Florence and the Michelangelo square.
Located in a historical area called ‘Paradiso degli Alberti’ (Heaven of the Alberti family, referring to the renowned Renaissance architect Leon Battista Alberti), in a typical local neighbourhood, close enough to enjoy the centre of Florence whilst still enjoying the tranquil atmosphere of the beautiful Tuscan hills of the Chianti area.
A superb venue for Tuscan holidays, family gatherings, romantic weddings enjoyed in a traditional Italian Maze Garden, as well as Prestigious dinners, memorable birthday parties, business meetings, team building, art and cooking courses, retreats.
Antique furniture and paintings represent the family history of the proprietor which goes back to the famous Renaissance painter, Sofonisba Anguissola.
Enjoy a cocktail by the swimming pool, or a pizza made in our own wooden-fired pizza oven or a treat of Bistecca Fiorentina prepared among family and friends at our outdoor barbeque, in a dream-like atmosphere, surrounded by olive and cypress trees and dotted with squirrels and pheasants, while still being so close to the principal museums and architectural masterpieces of the amazing city of Florence.
During the winter months, one can relax by one of the beautiful Tuscan sandstone fireplaces, reading a book in the cosy atmosphere reminiscent of a bygone era…
The Estate is perfectly located within 3km from the centre of Florence while still enjoying the pleasures of the country side. It is situated 2.5km from the di Santa Croce and 3km from Piazzale Michelangelo.
The Estate comprises of a main Villa, the Villa Antica, the origins of which date back to the 14th Century and an adjoining accommodation, the Limonaia. The buildings are surrounded by lush greenery, a swimming pool, olive groves, and an abutting farm.