Il Palagio Castle in San Casciano Val di Pesa
Il Castle the Palagio is an ancient one fortress e medieval castle of the 1200, theater of innumerable battles between Firenze and Siena; is historical house immersed in the countryside of Chianti, among vineyards, olive groves and ancient parishes, in the Municipality of San Casciano Val di Pesa loc. Mercatale, just 17 Km from Florence.
The beautiful central courtyard and the adjacent open gallery, in the shadow of the medieval tower, they can host up to 200 people with table service. The loggia can host a musical space, with live music, DJ sets or string quartets.
The various internal rooms, on the ground floor, can accommodate guests in the various moments of the receipt and allow tastings of local products.
Some rooms on the first floor can also be used for the preparation of the couple and for beautiful photographs.
The area around the Castle includes a Italian garden, the park with a central fountain that lights up the night, the little tower of the garden where you can enjoy the view of the wonderful Chianti countryside and today secular plants placed around the walls.
These spaces are ideal for any type of event and can be used for an aperitif, for cutting the cake or for dinner and can accommodate more than 300 invited.
Numerous private events we witness the history of this castle that survived the incursions over the centuries; the mighty base and the mighty walls of this stone quadrilateral with tower central and the valence of the defenders, prevented the torment and the destruction that other buildings suffered.
The first historical mention of the Castle The Palagio dates back to 1252, but it is assumed that it is much older.