ITALY, TUSCANY, PISA, VOLTERRA
For sale villa immersed in the Tuscan countryside but at the same time close to services, in a lovely panoramic position with views over the hills towards the sea.
This is a perfect place not only to spend holidays but also to live in on a permanent basis, thanks to its strategic position only 40 minutes from Castiglioncello and the Coast, 1 hour from Pisa airport and only 2 km from the picturesque Etruscan town of Volterra which is also reachable on foot.
The house faces South-West so it is possible to enjoy fabulous sunsets and it is reachable through a very short piece unpaved road.
As soon as we access the property, there is a entrance gate, both for the cars and pedestrian and we find the 56 sqm double garage and parking outside.
The house was built up in 2007 and in 2013 additional works were carried outto improve the energy efficiency of the property.
Today the house is in E class thanks to the wall and roof insulation and new double glazed windows.
The house is set in a well-kept residential area with other villas nearby but they don’t disturb the privacy, this is why this is a perfect combination for those ones who want to live in the countryside but at the same time not be isolated.
The house is 300 sqm (gross) on 4 floors.
The house is accessed on the ground floor by a 24 sqm portico.
The living area consists of: a large living room with fireplace, a Tuscan style kitchen, a storeroom and a bathroom.
This space is charactersed by large bright spaces.
From the kitchen there is access to the garden and the amazing conservatory, completely insulated and heated with a woodburner, so that it’s enjoyable all year round.
From the living room, a staircase with wrought iron handrail (made by Florentine artisans), leads to the first floor where the landing is nicely furnished with a bookcase, bedroom, bathroom and a master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and walk-in closet.
The master bedroom can be also accessed from the garden by an external staircase.
The internal stairs ends on the top floor of the villa where there is an attic with another bedroom with ensuite bathroom.
From the living room, internal stairs lead down to the basement which comprises a storage area, a wellness area with bathroom and sauna and another rustic sitting area.
A void surrounds the perimeter of the house, which insulating and damp-proofs the walls. This space is very useful as additional storage.
The ventilation system (cooling and heating) keeps the basement dry and a perfect place to enjoy.
All systems are autonomous and certified: there is photovoltaic plant, water softener, alarm system and centralised cleaning system.
All renovation works have been done to an extremely high standard and with using high quality materials such as mosaic tiles from Vietri in the bathrooms, a stone fireplace, the French woodburner, the stone floor tiles from Alberobello.
The property is completed by a 700 sqm garden with barbecue and lovely Mediterranean herbs.
Part of the furniture is included in the price, the rest can be negotiated separately.
Lovely panoramic view