Characteristic stone farmhouse, recently renovated and located in a panoramic position surrounded by centuries-old chestnut forests, for sale in the heart of Garfagnana.
The property, for sale in Tuscany, located near a medieval village, is set in a private land of about 9,000 square meters, partly cultivated and partly woodland, in which there is a fantastic heated pool with panoramic views.
The building, of about 220 square meters, was an ancient barn that was completely rebuilt between 2004 and 2005, reusing the original ancient stones, maintaining the original character of the building and combining it with a modern structure, a different distribution of interior spaces and system comfort.
The stone farmhouse, for sale in Garfagnana, enjoys the classic atmosphere of the Tuscan country house, the floors are in chestnut wood and all the materials used are those of the Tuscan tradition: terracotta, stone and wood.
The building consists of three independent apartments, each with its own outdoor space, with barbecue, table, armchairs and sofa to enjoy the panoramic view of the valley and the surrounding hills.
The main apartment, spread over two levels for a total of about 120 square meters, and is equipped with a large outdoor veranda with wood-burning oven and barbecue. On the ground floor there is a large living room with stone fireplace and an open kitchen, in addition to a first bathroom and a laundry room, on the first floor the sleeping area consists of three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
The two adjoining apartments of about 50 square meters each, have independent entrances and are structured in an identical way, currently are dedicated to the accommodation and consist of living room with open kitchen on the ground floor, while on the first floor two bedrooms and a bathroom.
Outside in the well-kept garden, in a panoramic position on the valley, but secluded and able to offer privacy is the heated swimming pool with waterfall, measuring 12 x 6 meters with a constant depth of 1.5 meters, sunbathing spaces and adjacent shady veranda.
Complete this characteristic property for sale in Tuscany, an independent insulated structure of about 30 square meters where there is a 5-seater heated Jacuzzi with an adjoining relaxation area as well as a small warehouse for equipment and winter storage of outdoor furniture, located near the shaded car park that can accommodate up to 4 cars.
The property is an excellent alternative for those looking for a private home with a part to devote to accommodation with superb views of the Garfagnana valley, the mountains of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines National Park and the beautiful peaks of the Apuan Alps. Show more Show less
The farmhouse for sale in Garfagnana is located near an ancient medieval village in the province of Lucca about 600 meters above sea level.
The nearest airport is Pisa which is 90 km, the second is Florence 118 km, the nearest train station is Castelnuovo di Garfagnana about 8 km away from the property.
The main services such as bar, grocery store restaurant are located about 300 meters from the property. Hospital, pharmacy, supermarket, schools and a golf course can be reached along 8 km by car, the sea of Versilia and the historic center of Lucca, are 50 km away.
Garfagnana is called the green island of Tuscany, in fact this valley, although close to important historical centers, has remained closed in itself, living its own history and building a strong identity that still retains.
From Garfagnana you can easily reach famous historical centers such as Lucca, Pisa and Florence, as well as the sparkling Riviera della Versilia, La Spezia and the Cinque Terre.
Closer, almost one with the valley, the Lunigiana, with its castles, the Middle Serchio Valley, which with the Devil’s Bridge marks the geographical entry to the mountain area of the province of Lucca, the Alta Versilia with which is shared much of the chain of the Apuan Alps, which divide it to the west from the Tyrrhenian Sea and to the east with the Apennines, enclosing the valley like a treasure chest.