Charming historic villa built in 1740 and finely renovated, with great care and attention, with respect of its original character. The villa for sale in Lucca is located just five minutes from the historic centre, easily accessible and well connected to all main facilities.
The prestigious villa for sale, is spread over three main levels above ground of about 740 square meters, in addition to a basement of about 380 square meters, for a total surface of 1120 square meters.
Currently used as a luxury boutique hotel and registered as a hotel (D2), the property is surrounded by a wonderful park of about 5000 square meters, equipped with a large parking lot and several secluded areas, all enriched by shading trees and splendid plants including numerous citrus fruits, which give a note of colour and joy during the summer season.
Inside the park, there is a small stream that crosses the property and a splendid swimming pool, deep and with a sinuous shape, topped by a wooden platform with gazebo, where tables for breakfast, lunches and dinners on top of the pool.
Entering the villa, we find ourselves in a large room used as a reception connected to the stone staircase and to the elevator which reaches all levels. On the left of the reception there is a small study, while on the right a large room with fireplace with a bar area and a service guest toilet room. On ground floor there are the first two double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms.
A glazed volume connects the ground floor of the villa with the restaurant room, a semicircular structure in iron and glass that recalls a characteristic winter garden, a very particular and welcoming space, where you can have lunch surrounded by large windows overlooking the park.
On the upper levels of the villa there are eight elegant suites, located on the first and second floor: each suite, some with a sitting area, one with a mezzanine and one with a small terrace, all have characteristics that make them unique. The precious fabrics on the walls, the carpet, the curtains, every detail has been studied with the utmost attention to make each room a unique experience of great style and sophistication.
To complete the property there is a large basement, of about 380 square meters, which houses the restaurant kitchen with changing rooms and staff bathrooms, the wine cellar, the boiler room and numerous warehouses, functional to the management of the accommodation.
The luxury villa, for sale in Lucca, represents an excellent investment both for those looking for an elegant and functional residence, and for those who are looking for a villa for their holidays halfway between the sea and the most beautiful art cities in Tuscany, perfect choice for those who want a refined resort, unique in its style, where you can breathe an incredible peace and elegance of other times. Show more Show less
The villa for sale is at only 6 km from the centre of Lucca, positioned in a quiet area easily accessible. 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.