Characteristic farmhouse from the 1700s for sale in the hills of Camaiore and Lucca, in a panoramic location surrounded by quiet and lush Tuscan hills.
This farmhouse, which was completely renovated in 2017, is set on its own lot of about 6 hectares, with a 5000 sq. m. olive grove and orchard, while the rest is wooded.
This property is easily reachable through a completely paved private road about 700 m long, at the end of which there is a wide parking area with enough space for up to 6 vehicles.
The flat part of the garden near the house is a good spot to have a swimming pool built, which would fit in well with the pleasant outdoor panoramic spaces and large terraces.
The dwellings consist of the main farmhouse, arranged on two floors for a total of 190 sq. m., and an annex of about 80 sq. m.
The main entrance for the farmhouse consists of a large 65 sq. m. terrace with a Pompeian pergola, an ideal space for al-fresco dining with a view of the valley below.
This farmhouse for sale in Tuscany is structured as follows: on the ground floor there is a wide living room, leading to the kitchen and a terrace of about 9 sq. m., and two double bedrooms, bathroom, and a hall. On the first floor – accessed both through an iron staircase and external independent access – there is a central open space area, leading to three more bedrooms and a bathroom with shower.
The second building is at the farmhouse’s side facing the mountains; it a well-maintained agricultural annex, consisting of a double height barn and an ancient two-floor chestnut drying house, both currently used as a tool shed. Both can be renovated and used as a guesthouse. Current regulations allow to add on to the building for about 45 sq. m.
This characteristic and fascinating property for sale in Camaiore has all the utilities for water, energy and phone line. Heating consists of wood stoves, with a woodshed which can store 6 tons of seasoned wood. Water is heated with a 300-liter electric boiler with heat pump. Lastly, there also is a water collection system consisting of an ancient 27 cubic m. cistern. Show more Show less
This characteristic farmhouse for sale in Camaiore is about 10 km from the city center and 13 km from Lucca’s city walls. Some main services are only 1 km away from the property, Viareggio and the sea in Versilia are about 15 km away. The property’s location facilitates reaching the main Tuscan art cities, such as Pisa and Florence at respectively 30 and 90 km away, as well as the Ligurian coast, Lerici, the gulf of poets and the splendid “Cinque Terre”, about 80 km away.
Camaiore is a vast municipality which spans the fascinating peaks of the Apuan Alps to the Tyrrhenian Sea, in the heart of charming and traditional area such as Versilia. Its territory can ideally be divided in four large areas: the Seimiglia hills, main area in the valley, the flat Capezzano and the coast in Lido. In few other places in the world there can be found such a combination of landscapes and sceneries: the sea and hills, mountains, lakes, beaches, and the greenery of the Apuan Alps.
Camaiore is a town of Roman origin, with an interesting old town in the center. The pedestrian street Via Vittorio Emanuele was the roman decumanus and is the hub of the historic center. On this road and the ones nearby are all the main services, shops, bars, and restaurants, among others. The hills in Camaiore’s hinterland are the ideal destination for nature lovers and for art and history enthusiasts. From the several and characteristic hilly areas, you can admire fantastic natural landscapes, also with a view on the coast and beautiful historic and artistic buildings, surrounded with quiet verdant nature. From the hilly areas, you can easily reach in a few minutes’ car ride all the main services in Camaiore, the se, and the beaches of the famous Versilian Riviera. The hilly hinterlands are great for hiking, cycling, or horseback riding. The hinterlands are reachable with a short drive and offer a wide range of trails. Show more Show less