We are pleased to offer for sale a property unique. This is the castle of Sammezzano, situated in the heart of Tuscany, in the town of Regello, between Florence and Arezzo. Thanks to the remarkable nineteenth-century restoration, brought about by Ferdinando Panciatichi Ximenes d'Aragona, the main building looks like a building eclectic in Moorish style, considered the most important example of architecture orientalist in Italy. The Manor though seems to have even more ancient origins, dating back to Roman times.
The property covers an area of 165 square meters of which 65 acres of Centennial Park, where you can find a monumental sequoia as well as various specimens of exotic plants commissioned by Marquis.
The Castle nowadays has an area of 65 hectares of 5,430 M2 and surrounded by centuries-old park. This prestigious residence has a rectangular floor plan and is spread over three floors, plus modest accessories placed on the basement floor. On the ground floor there are premises for the reception (kitchens, warehouses, restrooms); on the first floor of monumental representative environments characterize the castle with a decorative eclectic and Oriental style. On the second floor you will find the suites with shared balconies overlooking living rooms below. The facades combine harmoniously tradition with Oriental architecture. Moorish-style Eastern elements are the ceramic mosaics, with geometric and plant colorful harmonies, the beautiful bas-reliefs and various arched domes intertwined.
The mix of Tuscan nature, Moorish style and ancient culture makes the castle of Sammezzano a building different from any other.