Lucia & Angelo
How long have you owned the property?
What was it about the property that you first fell in love with?
We fell in love with its history and with the wonderful Tuscan landscape.
Are there any interesting stories in its history?
It was an ancient property of the Bonaparte’s family in San Miniato. In 1701 Maria Maddalena Bonaparte received it as a dowry when marrying to a noble Bonaccorsi. In 1805 the country-house was given to the family of the present owners, maintaining the historical documentation and many furniture till today.
For anyone coming to stay is there anything in the surrounding area they should...
Visit the historical cities nearby: Florence, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano.
The white truffle from which the village of San Miniato is famous.
San Miniato, a historical village full of monuments and cultural activities, and famous for the production of the white truffle.
Lastly, what insider tip would you pass on about the property or the area?
The villa is the ideal place to relax and rest the body and mind.