Welcome to Borgo di Chianti, a Tuscan equestrian sanctuary at the gateway to the Matakana Wine Trail, bordered by the Mahurangi River with its waterfalls and swimming holes, this unique farmlet is a testament to authentic craftsmanship and commitment to sustainable living, offering a harmonious blend of tranquility, luxury, and natural beauty.
Borgo di Chianti is an experience. A charming cluster of buildings around a central courtyard. The main house built with Hebel stone, German double-glazed joinery, and Tuscan Terracotta tiles, has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, dining, wine cellar and living area. From the meticulously converted garage to guest suite, to the separate laundry facility, every aspect of this residence has been carefully considered. Built by European Architect and builder Philip du Bernard Ripa. A spacious barn houses a north-facing gallery, 3 car carport, plus a studio/art/work/place offering a creative work from home opportunity. The north facing brick patio with pétanque court & fireplace beckons for relaxed afternoons and social gatherings. The property features an orchard, large covered vegetable garden and greenhouse promising fresh natural produce all year round.
The equestrian area has a 25 x 45m bark arena, tack room, feed shed and loose boxes perfect for the equine enthusiasts. Six post & rail paddocks surround the property.
Borgo di Chianti is a haven for those seeking a healthy, natural lifestyle amidst the breathtaking beauty of the Mahurangi region. This sanctuary is an embodiment of timeless elegance and sustainable living which encourages a lifestyle deeply connected to the land. For those astute purchasers wanting both a residence and a wise investment, the future urban zoning with the potential of subdivision adds a layer of investment security to your purchase.
Embrace the opportunity to make this property your home and secure yourself a lifestyle that celebrates your health and wellbeing.
Viewings by appointment. Friday - Monday 2-4pm.