Location: Campi Bisenzio, Tuscany, Italy
Principal use: Luxury hotel
Client: Villa Permoli S.r.l – Boscolo Hotel S.p.A
Floor area: Buildings: 5,000m2 (53,820ft2), Garden: 29,000m2 (312,153ft2)
Design period: Consolidation and restoration: 1999 – 2002, Interior design: 2003
Construction period: Consolidation and restoration: 2001 – 2003, Interior design: 2003 – 2004
Budget: Consolidation and restoration: €8m Interior design: €1.4m
Today Campi Bisenzio has fallen into relative obscurity, forming as it does a distant suburb of Florence, yet in its Renaissance heyday, situated in the centre of the rich and fertile Arno Valley, it held historical and cultural importance, having strong links with the main ...