Tenuta Bossi in Pontassieve
La Tenuta Bossi, is the most important company of the gondi, an ancient Florentine family of which we have news since the thirteenth century. It was bought by the Gondi in the 1592, in his 315 ha., of which 19 has. to vineyards, 32 has. to oliveti, boschi e cereals. It is located in the heart of the Chianti Rùfina, a famous wine-growing area since Rinascimento, at 18 Km from Florence.
In the second half of the eighteenth century, Niccolò Antonino Gondi, expanded and enriched the villa, with baroque decorations, and the small chapel pre-existing became a real church with three altars.
The Villa Bossi in the middle of the 1800 was restored, from Maria De Labruguière Gondi, a French noble left a widow, who moved with her two sons to the countryside. In addition to building the central hall, she raised the one-storey villa, widened it cellars building a large room, under the garden, equipped for vinification, which is accessed through a staircase that departs from the aging rooms. Finally, it had a large park with cedars of the Lebanon.
The ground floor of the Villa, together with park where they stand cedars of Lebanon, they are the ideal place for corporate events, weddings, meeting, Congress, fashion shows e movie sets.
Organize guided tours, To age-old cellar andorciaia. You can taste and buy wines and oil.
The company today also has a Farmhouse, composed of