ITALY, TUSCANY, LUCCA
Charming and imposing rustic farmhouse dating back to the 1600s, of about 400 sqm, elegantly restored with 1 hectare of land including lemon grove and woods, in the charming panorama of the rolling hills of Lucca.
The elegant 400 sqm villa with stone exterior is on 3 levels. A large 18th century door opens into the entrance hall with fireplace and through a glass door to a living room with fireplace hosting the music room and library room with wonderful frescoes on the walls and overlooking the garden.
On the same floor is the convivial kitchen with wood-burning oven, a utility room and a bathroom.
The imposing internal staircase leads to the first floor which hosts additional living room with fireplace, a main bedroom with en suite bathroom and panoramic roof terrace.
The second floor hosts another sleeping area consisting of three bedrooms and a bathroom. Each room here enjoys two windows that make the rooms very bright.
Adjacent to the main villa is an independent lemon house of about 40 square meters used as an annex for guests, consisting of a living room with kitchenette, a double bedroom and a bathroom.
The property is immersed in its private park of about 1 hectare embellished with tall trees and a beautiful salt water swimming pool. The property also comes with woodland.
Completing the outdoor spaces is the terrace with entrance into the living room and a lovely corner with a barbecue area.
Condition and finishes
The dwelling was renovated in the 1990s respecting the characteristics of rustic Tuscan style, maintaining the classic terracotta floors, ceilings with beams and bricks, harmonizing the rooms with modern touches, such as the internal spiral staircase that mixes with the rustic style. All materials are original and authentic. The furnishings are antique and elegant.
Perfect home as a main residence for a large family but also as a vacation home for those who want to enjoy the spectacular Tuscan scenery.
The excellent dominant and strategic position makes the property easy to access, reserved but not isolated. Only 8 km from Lucca and 20 km from the renowned beaches of Versilia. The main art cities of Siena and Florence are within easy reach as are the famous Chianti Classico resorts.