ITALY, TUSCANY, LUCCA
Villa + Winery near Lucca
On the Lucca hills, this 17th century frescoed villa also has a large winery building and 9 hectares of land including vineyards and olive groves.
2450 sqm in total.
The villa is on 4 floors and measures about 750 sqm. It has a private chapel.
The villa has many original frescoes and has been well preserved and restored. Original antique cotto floors.
In the basement is the original kitchen with beams.
The beautiful garden has a lovely limonaia (lemon house).
large entrance hall, very large frescoed salon with Murano chandeliers, 3 bedrooms with new bathrooms.
another large frescoed salon and a further 4 bedrooms with bathrooms.
attics where several more rooms could be restored.
Furnished with important antiques.
To the rear of the villa is a classical Italian garden with double stone staircase. Within the garden, which surrounds the whole villa, is an ornamental lake, antique terracotta vases, lemon trees.
Next to the villa is a large winery consisting of 4 independent restored apartments, typical Tuscan restaurant, wine tasting room for tasting the wines produced on the property, wine cellars with barrels, bathrooms, kitchen.
In the garden there is also a swimming pool (above ground) and relaxation area with a view of the Lucca hills.
Currently the winery apartments are let as holiday rentals.
There are approximately 5 hectares of vineyard which produce about 60,000 bottles of Colline Lucchesi DOC wine per year.