ITALY, TUSCANY, PISA, VOLTERRA
This charming former barn which has been completely renovated is situated in the Volterra countryside, only 7 minutes from the town centre and amenities.
Volterra is only one hour from Pisa International airport, 50 minutes from the Coast, 40 minutes from San Gimignano as well as the closest golf resorts and in a little more than one hour it is possible to reach the most attractive towns of Tuscany such as Siena, Florence, Lucca and Livorno.
The house boasts a perfect South-West facing exposition, it is accessible by a 3 km country paved road and just a 200 metre piece of unpaved road. It is close to other properties but at the same time retains its privacy.
The barn is 150 sqm on two storeys and it boasts a big shelter for the cars and 6000 sqm of land with olive trees.
The access to the house is through a wonderful loggia where you can enjoy outdoor meals, which opens onto a spacious living area characterised by vaulted ceilings, a bathroom and kitchen-dining room.
Internal stairs lead to the first floor which comprises 3 bedrooms; one of the bedroom boasts a big panoramic terrace with outdoor stairs.
The house is property insulated by a concrete void which runs along the perimeter of the house and used for storage, with a laundry room and a bathroom.
The house has been completely renovated, and it has new doors, new double-glazed windows and shutters, and it boasts Energy class A which can be increased to A++ by installing photovoltaic panels (the owners have already made provision, it is just necessary to buy the panels and cells)
The property is equipped with underfloor central heating with a pellet burning stove, and air conditioning.
The house boasts a very nice view over the surrounding countryside and Volterra town. From the property it is also possible to view the town water purifying plant.
Notes: the shelter is only partially authorised (it has been built up bigger than the approved project). The technical room is one metre longer than the approved plan.
Energy Class: A. Energy performance index: 243.7 Kwh/m2 p.a.