Just 15 km from Florence and 12 km from highway A / 1, in a splendid hillside position with olive groves, Chianti vineyards and castles, youcan buy a fascinating and prestigious estate of about 45,000 square meters (ha 04.50.00) of land. At the center of the property there is a beautiful historic building in "Alberese" stone characterized by a sighting and defense tower, with 13th century origins. Adjacent to the tower, an ancient stone farmhouse. The total surface of the building is about 400 square meters. The property enjoys absolute privacy and the access is by private road. At about 1 km, a small town where there are all the necessary services and shops (Post Office, Bank, Supermarket) and a few minutes by car the train station from which frequent trains leave for the center of Florence. The estate includes about 165 olive trees, characteristic terraces with dry stone walls, natural garden with terrace, woodland. Artesian well water and private spring, electricity, internet connection, LPG gas heating (3000 liter storage). The building complex includes a large independent housing unit (Casa Padronale) with a splendid stone terrace adorned with rosemary, jasmine, lavender and laurel. The Manor House consists of kitchen, dining room, large living room and open-space library with fireplace, 2 suites each with bedroom and bathroom. Solar greenhouse. On one side there is another independent apartment with private terrace, kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom (ideal for caretaker) and finally the apartment built in the tower, with kitchen, living room, one bedroom, two bathrooms, a large living room - library with an open staircase that leads to the suggestive panoramic terrace. However, it will be easy, if necessary, to create a unique prestigious residence. The building, as well as for a prestigious residence, is also ideal for an exclusive tourist and receptive structure a short distance from Florence.