ITALY, TUSCANY, LUCCA, BARGA
Unique Tuscan Eco Apartments in Wonderful Location
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-THIS IS AN INVESTMENT PURCHASE OF OFF-PLAN PROPERTIES. PHOTOS OF FINISHED EXTERIORS/INTERIORS ARE FOR ILLUSTRATION OF STYLE ONLY. WORK HAS BEGUN.
-YOU CAN RESERVE AND DECIDE THE SIZE AND LAYOUT OF YOUR APARTMENT
-PHOTOVOLTAIC POWER, AND USE OF OLD AND SALVAGED MATERIALS AND ELEMENTS IN THE DESIGN
Tuscan Eco Apartments. This brand new development of high end eco apartments is in an idyllic location 9km from Barga and 40km from Lucca. With fantastic views. it is only 900 metres from a typical village with a bakery, post office and grocers / bar / snack bar. Just outside the village ( approx 2km away) there is a highly regarded traditional restaurant. Pisa airport can be reached in about an hour. The ease of access to some of the world’s most famous towns and cities, art, history, culture, food and the stunning beauty of the Garfagnana landscape makes for a truly outstanding home and a great investment opportunity with a good rental income.
Available off plan, this exclusive development offers a limited number of select one to four bedroom apartments and villas. The Borgo has been carefully designed by a skilled architectural team and designers to the highest of specifications, using traditional Tuscan materials but encompassing ecological aspects, using renewable energy, reclaimed materials, natural ochre colours and salvaged feature details.
Although an eco development, the apartments will have interiors with a luxury / designer Tuscan feel. White washed beams will be combined with cotto and wood flooring along with a palette of natural light colours and a variety of natural textures. Finishes can be customised by early buyers according to taste.
The beautiful interiors combine traditional architecture with stylish contemporary living surrounded by gardens, terraces, a swimming pool and communal relaxation areas including a BBQ area, a communal wood burning oven for pizza making and a bocce area in the woods.
The development will appeal to discerning buyers who want to make a unique investment in an established market.
Antiseismic measures built in.
10-year structural guarantee.
Comprehensive package possible covering on-site management and rental services.
APARTMENTS FOR SALE:
Building A – SOLD
Building C – 4 APARTMENTS SOLD
Building B: 2 bedroom apartments, from 75 sqm, €169,000, available for reservation from Autumn 2021.
Building D: Apartments available for reservation now (SEE PLANS BELOW):
Loggia (D1 – yellow) SOLD
3 floors, 161 sqm (inc loggia 29 sqm), garden 29 sqm
Semibasement: storage, garden 29 sqm
Ground floor: large loggia (29 sqm), living room/kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, stairs
First floor: bedroom, bathroom, wardrobe
Meridiana (D2 – green) SOLD
1 floor, 91 sqm, garden 88 sqm
Semi-basement: Kitchen-living room, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, storage cupboard, garden (88 sqm).
Cotto (D3 – red) €269,000
2 floors, 138 sqm inc. loggia 8 sqm and balcony 16 sqm), garden 22 sqm
Semibasement: taverna (basement living/dining room), bathroom, loggia (8 sqm), garden
Ground floor: entrance hall, living room/kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, hall, balcony (16 sqm), stairs.
Conca (D4 – Blue) €279,000
2 floors + stairs, 166 sqm inc. loggia and balcony, garden 26 sqm
Semibasement: taverna (basement living/dining room), bathroom, storeroom, hallway, stairs, loggia (8 sqm)
Ground floor: stairs (private)
First floor: living room/kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 hallways, balcony (7 sqm), stairs.
Pergola (D5 – navy blue) €219,000
2 floors, 107 sqm, garden 46 sqm
Ground floor: living room/kitchen, bathroom, garden (46 sqm).
First floor: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, hallway, loggia
Fontana (D6 – Brown) €209,000 UNDER OFFER
2 floors, 101 sqm, garden 59 sqm
Semibasement: living room/kitchen, larder, bedroom, bathroom, storeroom, garden of 59 sqm
Ground floor: entrance hall, bedroom, bathroom.
RESERVATIONS: €5,000, on signature of reservation contract. Thereafter, staged payments until completion.
Each apartment will have use of the communal pool and recreation areas, and parking (in communal car park).
Work has begun on the apartments. As work progresses, subsequent apartments will not be discounted.
► Superb views
► Great location with easy access to famous towns and cities, the sea, skiing, local amenities
► A photovoltaic plant has been built on part of the land (hidden, on the other side of the hill) and the power can be used to provide energy to the development.
► Swimming pool, heated with solar panels.
► Recreation areas – bocce (bowls), pizza oven, barbecue, picnic area.
► Contacts with a good location property management team who can manage the properties and rentals for future buyers, source furniture etc
► Good rental potential
In a stunning hillside location 40km north of Lucca, in the scenic Garfagnana area, with fantastic views of Barga, the Serchio valley and surrounding mountains.
The land is within walking distance of a characteristic village with castle, shop, restaurant and bakery, half an hour from the beautiful city of Lucca, an hour from Pisa airport, and 45 minutes to both the sea and the ski slopes.
►Excellent location in Tuscany, an hour from Pisa airport, close to famous towns and cities, coast and ski resort
►Breathtaking scenery and views, including view of medieval Barga
►Easy access and not too high or isolated
►Close to amenities
Village within walking distance (shop, bar, bakery, post office, castle, museum), good restaurant Il Sassone di Fobbia 1.8km.
In the valley below, about 3km away, are a wealth of shops, outlets, hypermarket, restaurants, garages, banks, pharmacy, bakery etc.
STAY – if you come to view the apartments, you could stay in Barga (9km), or at the nearby Tuscany Renaissance Il Ciocco Marriott hotel (9 km)
Bagni di Lucca – elegant spa town on river
Castelnuovo Garfagnana – medieval town with castle
Lucca – beautiful walled city, one of Tuscany’s main attractions
Pisa – the famous leaning tower, nearest international airport
Florence – one of the most beautiful cities in the world, has airport
Sea – down to the exclusive Versilia coast, up to the Marble mountains. Le Cinque Terre within easy reach.
Skiing – in the resort of Abetone, central Italy’s largest ski resort, just an hour away.
Grotta del Vento – underground caves open to the public with fascinating minerals, stalactites etc GROTTA DEL VENTO WEBSITE
To do – the thermal baths of Bagni di Lucca, local markets, slow food, mountain climbing, fossil hunting, lakes, medieval towns and villages, hiking, the art cities of Lucca, Pisa, Florence, the sea, skiing, horseriding, fishing, potholing, canoeing.
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