ITALY, TUSCANY, LUCCA, GARFAGNANA
This beautiful property in Garfagnana to the north of Castelnuovo, in the Lucca province of Tuscany is made up of three houses joined together. In perfect condition, it offers a swimming pool and 1.5 ha of land.
Totally renovated a few years ago maintaining the rustic Tuscan style with exposed stone exterior, and interiors in wood and natural materials, it offers a real elegant and welcoming charm.
The main house has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and the other two houses 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms for a total of 7 bedrooms.
Completely restored, located on the top of a sunny and panoramic hill near a characteristic medieval village in the heart of the Garfagnana. The view extends over the surrounding mountains and hills. In total privacy it is the ideal place to live in peace.
The property is surrounded by ancient cultivated terraces used for grazing the white Garfagnana sheep, and all around there are centuries-old chestnut forests. The superb view of the Garfagnana valley, the mountains of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennine National Park and the splendid peaks of the Apuane Alps, make this an enchanting place.
It is an excellent rental property bringing in a good income.
Each unit has an entrance on the ground floor and consists of 2 double bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with 2 single beds, a bathroom with shower and a living room with kitchen equipped for cooking, complete with dishwasher, microwave and everything needed.
In winter the apartments are heated by a wood-burning system that uses local wood deriving from the pruning of the chestnut woods, all the necessary electricity is produced independently thanks to a photovoltaic system. In this way the environmental impact is reduced to almost zero.
Outside each unit there is a private space with barbecue, table and outdoor seating, allowing you to fully enjoy the nature that surrounds the property.
A large relaxation area with gas barbecue, 8-seater table and sofas offers the opportunity to dine with a splendid view over the valley.
From the edge of the swimming pool, which measures 6 × 12 metres, you can enjoy the view over the valley, and complete comfort and privacy.
The well-kept garden has a play area for children and adults with table tennis, table football, a wooden castle for children and bocce.
A reserved shaded parking is available for the car.
In the characteristic medieval village near the property (300 metres), there is a family-run restaurant where you can taste the excellence of the area as well as a small grocery store.
The property is a relaxing residence where you can return after visiting the most suggestive corners of the Garfagnana with hiking itineraries, pony trekking, bike rids or exploring by car. There is also caving and canoeing in the area.
1 hour and 10 minutes from Lucca – 1 hour and 30 minutes from Massa Carrara (coast)- 1 hour and 40 minutes from Pisa