Large and characteristic farmhouse with vineyard and olive grove for sale in the hills of Lucca, in the lowest hills of easiest access, in a panoramic location a few minutes from all the main services.
This luxury property for sale in Tuscany is on a gently sloped plot of land of about 10 hectares, 6000 sq. m. of which are a vineyard with an annual production of around 5000 red wine bottles. Another part of the plot is an olive grove, with 300 trees and an annual production of 400 kg of fine olive oil.
The spaciousness and the functional lay of the land facilitate building features such as a swimming pool, a tennis court, a heliport or, for enthusiasts, a horse-riding ring, or a golf course.
This Tuscan-style luxury farmhouse, rebuilt in 2005, is built after the classic country estate, combining the comfort of the more modern systems with fine fixtures and fittings.
The building is arranged over three floors – ground floor, first floor, and basement – for a total of 1110 sq. m. and it enjoys a panoramic view on the surrounding gently sloped hills.
On the ground floor, the spacious double height entry hall with a curved marble staircase partitions this floor in two separate areas.
On one side, there is a kitchen with a brick oven. Outside, a portico is annexed to the kitchen. Inside, the kitchen leads to a dining room with fireplace, a pantry, and one of the main bathrooms.
On the other side, a spacious living area is arranged over about 110 sq. m. It has a fireplace, a study with a storage closet, and a guest bathroom.
The sleeping area is on the first floor and consists of the master suite of about 70 sq. m. with a fireplace, walk-in closet, and its own bathroom with a jacuzzi and shower. Also on this floor, there are two double bedrooms, also with a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. There is also a guest apartment with a double bedroom, a bathroom, a living room which can be used as an additional bedroom, as well as an additional bathroom and a storage closet for the use of two additional double bedrooms. The latter are currently used as studies and have an independent access from the ground floor, through a characteristic spiral staircase.
On the lowest floor, with access on the rear side of the building, there is a wide garage which could easily house 5-6 vehicles, a spacious basement – used to store agricultural equipment, wine, and oil – as well as a laundry room, a bathroom, a room with en-suite bathroom. This area can be used to accommodate staff or to set up a home gym. There also is a heating system. Lastly, this luxury farmhouse for sale in the hills of Lucca has a barbecue area, a portico, and pergolas, which are ideal spaces to dine al fresco, as well as a wide parking area on the rear side of the building, which conveniently leads to the garage in the basement. Show more Show less
This luxury property for sale in Tuscany is located in an area famous for wine production, right between Lucca and Montecatini Terme, which are only 14 km away. The property is 50 km from the airports in Pisa and Florence, 40 km from Versilia’s coast, and with easy access to all the main services 2.5 km from the residence, reachable with just a five-minute drive.
The Lucchesia area consists of a flat land of about 300 sq. km., called La Piana di Lucca, which extends around the historic walled city, as well as of a hilly area which surround and protect the flat lands of Lucca.
The hills of Lucca have several aristocratic villas with characteristic architecture and ornate parks, as well as medieval parishes, small villages with a rich history, rows of grapevines and terraced olive groves. All these are the particular features which have made Tuscany world famous.
Not only this territory has important and beautiful historic and artistic sights, it also has traditions, culture, and a great cuisine, with wine and oil as the most common products.
This area also includes the eastern part of the Province of Lucca (municipalities of Lucca, Capannori, Porcari, Altopascio, Montecarlo, Villa Basilica, Pescaglia) and the valley Val di Nievole, which includes part of the municipal territories of the bordering Province of Pistoia (Buggiano, Chiesina Uzzanese, Massa e Cozzile, Montecatini Terme, Monsummano Terme, Pescia, Pieve a Nievole, Ponte Buggianese, Larciano, Lamporecchio e Uzzano). Some of the municipalities of Bientina e Castelfranco di Sotto are also part of the Piana di Lucca, at the north-eastern extremity of the Province of Pisa, and lastly the municipality of Fucecchio, on the western far side of the Province of Florence.