Charming historical villa dating back to 1600, completely renovated, for sale on the hills of Lucca, in the most rural and charming part of this suggestiveTuscan territory.
This pleasant villa for sale in Lucca is set on a hill and overlooks the surrounding valley, offering a truly wonderful view.
Walking along the well-kept driveway, characterized by rows of cypresses, you reach the parking area. We can immediately notice the classic structure of the villa which, although it was completely renovated in the early 90’s, retains its original typological and architectural characteristics. The historic villa, for sale in Lucca, is spread over two main floors, both above grounds, and a very spacious attic, for a total of 750 square meters, surrounded by a land of over one hectare.
On the first level, the main floor of the villa, we find the entrance from which the various areas of the villa are disengaged: on the right there is the living area, a spacious dining room with exposure on the main facade, a double living room of generous size for moments of relaxation, a kitchen with fireplace and oven that still retains the flavour of the past, a spacious closet and a practical toilet.
Always on this level, on the left of the entrance, a corridor disengages the sleeping area overlooking the façade behind, consisting of two double bedrooms, one of which with direct exit to the garden and predisposition for a fireplace, a single room currently used as a closet room and a spacious bathroom with shower.
The entire main floor is characterized by splendid grit floors and high ceilings with wooden beams.
On the lowest level of the building, on the ground floor, with direct connection to the garden from most of the rooms, there is another independent apartment that follows the same pattern of the apartment on the upper main floor, characterized by the particular entrance, once used as a small frescoed church. Currently the frescoes are protected by a wall that can be easily removed.
As evidence of the da age of the villa, in the large kitchen, there is the original stone, indicating the date of construction of the building.
All three levels of the villa are connected by the original stone staircase with wrought iron handrail, which leads us to the highest floor of the villa, a non-habitable attic, which is large and with significant heights
On this level, from the large hallway of the stairwell, you have access to two small apartments for guests, totally independent and both consisting of a double bedroom, a bathroom and a kitchen. The other area of the attic has been used as various study rooms, living rooms and closets.
The Villa for sale in Lucca has a unique privacy and in the large garden there are various relaxation areas with gazebos, hammocks and dining area and a large swimming pool can be built.
Adjacent to the villa there is an agricultural building of about 20 square meters, all to be restored that can be moved, expanded and eventually used as changing rooms for the pool or as a dependance.
The good state of maintenance of the villa, the bucolic context, the tranquility and privacy make this prestigious property, for sale in Lucca, a really interesting investment, as it is close to all main facilities and a few kilometers from two popular tourist centers: Lucca and Montecatini Terme. Show more Show less
The villa for sale on the hills of Lucca is located in a very quiet area, in the most rural and fascinating part of this suggestive Tuscan territory. All the main services are located about 500 meters from the villa, the historic center of Lucca and the famous thermal baths of Montecatini are 12 km from the property, the Versilia sea and Florence can be reached in 30 minutes by car and are about 45 km away. Lucchesia area includes a flat territory of about 300 sq km (called “La Piana di Lucca”) extending around the historical walled town, as well as a hilly landscape surrounding and protecting the flatlands of Lucca. The hills of Lucca are dotted with aristocratic villas featuring peculiar architectures and lush parks, old medieval parish churches, small towns full of history, besides vineyards rows and olive groves on terraces which depict the most authentic features of this land that makes Tuscany famous all over the world. This is a territory that does not only enclose remarkable historic and artistic beauties but also traditions, culture and an excellent cuisine with its most widespread products: wine and oil. The area includes the eastern part of the Province of Lucca (municipalities of Lucca, Capannori, Porcari, Altopascio, Montecarlo, Villa Basilica, Pescaglia) and the area belonging to the Nievole Valley which embraces some townships bordering the Province of Pisa (Buggiano, Chiesina Uzzanese, Massa and Cozzile, Montecatini Terme, Monsummano Terme, Pescia, Pieve a Nievole, Ponte Buggianese, Larciano, Lamporecchio and Uzzano). The Plain of Lucca also includes some municipalities such as Bientina and Castefranco di Sotto, located on the north-eastern edge of the Province of Pisa, as well as part of the municipality of Fucecchio lying on the far western end of the Province of Florence.