This spectacular estate, nestled in the iconic Val d’Orcia, is famous for its use in the award-winning film “Gladiator” by Ridley Scott as the home of Maximus Decimus Meridius. Elegantly perched on a hilltop position, it boasts breathtaking views of the undulating Tuscan countryside, in the heart of a UNESCO World Heritage site.
As film buffs will know, a private cypress-lined drive provides access to the estate, which features a historic 3-story farmhouse of 1,300 square meters, an annex of 14 square meters to be restored, and 17 hectares of land, including an extensive panorama of olive groves.
The property, parts of which are in need of restoration, features exceptional original Tuscan architectural detail such as medieval stonework, archways, columns, vaulted ceilings, terracotta floors, exposed wooden beams and travertine elements. The estate boasts an ideal location in the most famed part of Tuscany, within easy reach of all of the medieval centers of the area, including Pienza, Montalcino, Montepulciano and Monticchiello. With its film pedigree and its iconic location, the estate is an excellent investment as a residence or a business.
The main part of the house was restored in 2008, and some rooms require restoration.
On the Ground Floor there is a garage, cellars, technical room, on the first floor: 6 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 living rooms with fireplace, dining room, study, storage room, panoramic terrace. On the second Floor: 6 additional bedrooms, 1 bathroom, storage room. Annex: 14 sqm, to be restored.
External Areas are composed of 17 hectares, or approximately 42 acres, of which around 2 hectares are olive groves and the remainder is plantable land.
Distances: San Quirico d’Orcia 1.5km – Siena 50km – Beach 80km, Florence 120 km
The real estate agency Costa & Campagna is located in the medieval village of Casale Marittimo, in the hills of the beautiful Tuscany landscape and only a few km from the sea. At Costa & Campagna you will find correctness, quality and the pleasure of a professional and personal service. Our multi-lingual partners will help you discover homes or holiday villas that meets your unique lifestyle. Our properties range from flats, luxury villas, homes and land. Or, if you re simply looking for simply want a nice holiday in Tuscany we will find the best solution for you. We operate throughout Tuscany and specialize in the historic and picturesque Etruscan coast.
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