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Villa | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 14

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Between the two small towns of Radda and Gaiole in Chianti, two historical sites for the production of Chianti Classico, right in the heart of Tuscany, there lies Fattoria of Villa Divina, a large farm of approx 500 acres. owned by the noble family of Prince Ferdinando Strozzi and afterwards by the family of the Baron Giorgio Sonnino, with its majestic and unique facade, dominates from a hilltop 500 mt. above sea level.

The Villa is protected by the Regional Board of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Environmental Conservation.

There are cellars underneath the villa, excavated in the rock and vaulted by a brick cross vault, wines improve and mature in big oaken barrels and barrique.

The Villa from 17th century suits those who want to spend some time in the countryside and at the same time they want to enjoy the beauties and comforts of a typical aristocratic Tuscan family house.

The richness of all the details and the beauty of the furniture of the rooms will give you a sense of belonging, as if your life were linked to the real nature of this beautiful house.

It preserves the original historical architecture and the antique atmosphere of the people who lived here in the past.

The frescos, the decorated ceiling and the golden bureaus, painted beams, restored antiques and precious draperies, paintings and ancient prints are a perfect mix of antique furniture and objects of design: they all render this place elegant and tidy but at the same time, extremely delicate.

The whole property, ground and first floor is 750 sqm.

Private swimming pool and tennis court.

Size Sleeps up to 14, 8 bedrooms
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Wi-Fi available
Standard Hair dryer
Rooms 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 5 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (6)
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, Private tennis court
Further details indoors


5 double rooms with en-suite bathrooms,

1 double bedroom with 1 communicating single room,

1 single room, dining room, living room on the first floor with fireplace, living room with french open door onto the garden with beautiful view over the Chianti hills, 2 kitchens, library:

Giannozzo da Cepparello

The florentine Giannozzo da Cepparello was the first owner in 1621

Bride and functional room, with the ceiling with the beams showing, furnished in style, writing desk, cotto floor.

Ensuite Bathroom with bathtub with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

Magdalena de' Pazzi

The Chapel of the Villa is dedicated to the Florentine Saint Maria Magdalena de' Pazzi (1566-1607)

Bride and functional room, view on the enchanting Chianti hills towards Radda in Chianti, with the ceiling with the beams showing, furnished in style.

Small bathroom with bathtub with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

Principe Ferdinando Strozzi

Owner since 1852 for 40 years, he was a member of Tuscan assembly and Senator of the Reign in 1860

Wide room and comfortable, vaulted ceiling, furnished in style, writing desk, terracotta floor.

Ensuite Bathroom with bathtub with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

Andrea Brogelli detto Drea

Farm manager in 1895

Single room with balcony facing the cypress alley , furnished in style, terracotta floor. Cosy, with padded bed and original petineuse covered with Carrara marble.

Bathroom with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

Barone Giorgio Sonnino

Owner since 1892 and senator of the Reign in 1868, he was the brother of Sidney Sonnino, President of Council of Ministers from 1906 to 1909

Wide, elegant and confortable room, vaulted ceiling, furnished in style, terracotta floor.

Ensuite bathroom with bathtub with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

Barone Enrico Guzolini di Cervicati

Last owner in 1943, husband of the Baroness Elena Sonnino

Bride and functional room, view on the enchanting Chianti hills, furnished in style.

Ensuite Bathroom with bathtub with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

Regina Margherita di Savoia

First Queen of Italy, wife of Umberto I of Savoia , she was a guest in 1898 and she slept in this room

Double room with canopy bed with communicating single room, the ceiling is painted with frescoes, furnished in style, with satin tapestry.

Ensuite Bathroom with bathtub with shower, hairdryer, bath products.

The Tuscany region

Italy is a wonderful country that combines stunningly landscape with unique culture. From it's modern cities to its classic

countryside there is such a variety of wondrous things to see and do. Italy's unique culture stems from its history of being many individual states/provinces.

The countries shape means that the coast is easily accessible from practically anywhere in the country.

Radda in Chianti

There are many fantastic things to do in the

local area. As well as all the normal tourist activities available there is a plethora of historical churches/monasteries that are well worth a visit. A trip here

would not be complete without sampling some of the delicious local food and, of course, the wine.

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Jessica Sartoretti (Property Manager Luxury Villa Rentals France)

  • 2 Years listed

Calendar last updated:01 Oct 2014

Based in Italy

Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

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