The Santa Teresa farmhouse is an oasis of relaxation in the centre of Val’Orcia, perched on a hill looking onto the beautiful town of Pienza from the south, and onto Montalcino from the north and onto San Quirico D'Orcia from the West side.Upon opening the door of your unique "Podere" you will feel as though you are in a picture postcard of a renaissance scene.
Situated on the top of a green hill, the current house was built upon the remains of an old 1700s building, and thank to the planning and building carried out by the Ares group has given the farmhouse estate a new lease of life.
It has carried out the work creating a building, while adhering to the original architectural style and taking care to use only the same top-quality Tuscan building materials used in the 1700s. Combining history and innovation, respecting tradition while making use of the latest technology, the house has been finished to a high standard and boasts both a swimming pool and an A+ energy -efficiency certification.
The “Podere Santa Teresa” consists of 648 sqm, is on two-floors and sits on a plot of 2.730 square metres, is enhanced by the presence of a large outdoor SPA and fitness area adjacent to its swimming pool. Totally the villa consists of 5 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms: at the ground floor there are a large living room 159 sqm, a kitchen 30,26 sqm two bathrooms (and a beautiful veranda). At the first floor there is the sleeping area.
The two-floor property, sitting on a plot of 2730 square metres , is enhanced by the presence of a large outdoor SPA and fitness area adjacent to its swimming pool.
Tuscany is a land of art, culture and history, but it is also a place where you can have fun, relax and above all experience good living.
Characterised by sunflower fields, old farmhouses, olive groves, vineyards and stunning views.And the backdrop to all this is the scenery of the Crete Senese, of the Val d’Orcia, or of Chianti or The Maremma regions. With so much to offer , Tuscany is a place which caters to all kinds of tourists.In the bigger cities the life style is laid- back. It might consist of socializing during happy hour or in one of the more crowded bars or restaurants.
Val d'Orcia is a wide valley in Tuscany, which lies between the provinces of Siena and Grosseto, to the North East of Mount Amiata. It derives its name from the River Orcia which runs through it. The valley is characterized by its wonderful scenery and numerous towns and villages dating back to medieval times, of which Montalcino and Pienza are the best-known.
Since 2004 the valley has been a protected park and a World Heritage Site. Nature is the main attraction in Val d' Orcia: it is unspoilt and incredibly beautiful with its colours always changing, depending on the season. This is a landscape which inspired Many Renaissance painters of the Siena school.
Montalcino lies to the north- west of Monte Amiata, towards the end of the Val d’Orcia (Orcia Valley) and on the boundary with the province of Grosseto. It is a fantastic example of a typical, medieval small town.
Its dominant position offers splendid views which look over the entire Val d’Orcia . Indeed , there is a fortress, built in medieval times , which the population used to impede the advance of enemies and defend itself. It has now been restored and is open to the public. Today, Montalcino is the most prestigious and characteristic example of a historic town in the Val d’Orcia.
FOR SALE: EURO 2,700,000 !!
Listing Agent: Piero Lorenzo
Keller Williams Santa Cruz
General Amenities: Air-conditioning - Garden - Car space
Swimming Pool - Heating system- Panoramic view - Photovoltaic system - Veranda - Furnished - Laundry - Fireplace - Annex.
MORTGAGE: We help customers obtain a mortgage with Italian banks. Now is the best moment ever to get a mortgage because interest rates are very low.