The house is on the top of a hill overlooking the Arno river and the valley, with a stunning view, in the quiet hamlet of Poggio alla Malva, set in the beautiful countryside between Florence and Prato, close to the historical villages of Artimino and Carmignano.
It is on three levels, with internal stairs, a large living room with terrace and garden, 2 bedrooms + 1 mansarda with roof terrace, 2 bathrooms, closet. The entrance is independent and can be easily reached from the private parking space at street level, by using either the external stairs, or the lift.
The house is built with highly innovative green technics, with a wooden “heart” like the ones you can find in Northern Europe, but it externally looks like a traditional Tuscan house.
It has a Class "A" energy performance (70% energy saving) and complies with the construction criteria set by the European Community coming into force from 2020. Technical details:
Reinforced concrete foundation;
X-LAM wood inside the walls;
Hot water from solar panels;
radiant panels for heating;
Heat pump for air conditioning system.
It has wooden window fixtures and shutters and wooden-beam ceilings. As you can see from the pictures, the house is to be finished with flooring, wall coating and bathroom fixtures: we have left them to your choice, so that you can customize your house according to your needs and taste. A range of finishing is available, from which you can choose . Costs are included in the selling price.