ONly 2 km from the famous etruscan town of Volterra is for sale this perfectly restored farmhouse of 300 sqm, in stunning position with views over the green hills, surrounded by 1 hectar garden.
The building has been renovated in respect of the typical original structure, set on two levels, with a covered patio and porch supported by brick columns on the ground floor, where you can also find a nice and large sitting room of 70 square meters with fireplace, with the nearby dining room also with access to the outside porch and garden, a well-equipped kitchen served by a bathroom with dressing room. An internal staircase connects to the first floor, where a large entrance hall gives access to a panoramic terrace on one side and the other to a corridor leading off three large bedrooms and the master bedroom of 22 sqm with en suite bathroom. On this level there are also 2 bathrooms and closet. The property includes a room on the ground floor dedicated to the thermal power plant. The garden surrounded the house has a surface of 1 hectar with above ground pool. Nice position.
Classe energetica G, 234,9 kW/mq annuo
The Colline Metallifere (literally hills which produce metals) have always been the industrious heart of the Maremma, going from the river Cecina to the river Pecora, while from west to east is from the sea at Piombino into the province of Siena. The soil of these hills are rich in minerals and mines and have been excavated for centuries in search of iron, copper, lead, zinc, pyrites and silver. The surroundings of Volterra offer a unique view because the land consisting of sandy and clay layers, reminiscent of Dante’s Inferno.
Volterra is also famous for the extraction and processing of alabaster, marble-like material, already known by the Etruscans, which still constitutes an important voice for the area’s economy.