ITALY, TUSCANY, LUCCA
A wonderful hillside property enjoying plenty of sun exposure and amazing views, including the best sunsets.
Set in the gentle hills above the historic and cosmopolitan walled city of Lucca, this restored farmhouse is an attractive property offering the views, comfort and accessibility that owners crave.
Just 12km east of Lucca, the farmhouse of approximately 620 sqm with a guest cottage sits in lovely gardens and countryside including an olive grove, for a total of 6 hectares, with sweeping views down towards the beautiful city of Lucca.
The access is via a short, private cypress-lined drive to the rear parking area.
The accommodation provides light and airy spaces with an open-plan layout on the ground floor; perfect for large families and groups of friends with several sitting and living areas, dining area and a charming island kitchen, all leading out onto the front garden area.
The floors are old terracotta and the ceilings are whitewashed, making for a sunny and cheerful atmosphere throughout. The bathrooms are unusually generous in size.
There are 6 double bedrooms, all with en suite bathrooms; one is on the ground floor. The main suite has a sitting area and a walk-in dressing area.
The independent guest cottage of 100 sqm is set on two floors has a kitchen and dining area and upstairs, two double bedrooms and a bathroom.
There is air conditioning in all the bedrooms in both buildings.
The garden offers a large lawn area and the swimming pool of 12m x 6m is set away from the house. There is a shady gazebo for al-fresco dining, a volleyball court and a boules court.
There is a further covered eating area with barbecue and bread oven situated below the house. There is also a further two-storey stone annexe for storage.
Towns / Cities: Village shop 2 km, Lucca 12 km, Forte dei Marmi 50 km, Florence 75 km
Airports: Pisa airport 50 km