This elegant seventeenth-century villa with pool and park for sale in Lucca is located in a position of absolute value, on the edge of the Pisan mountains but only 4 km from the city walls.
The bucolic context and the surrounding landscape make Villa delle Rose a truly unique property, where nature and history blend perfectly giving well-being to anyone who stays there.
You can access the property through a well-maintained dirt road, which crosses the land of the property or through the ancient road that leads to the main entrance, in both cases you are immediately fascinated by the unique planimetric shape of the villa.
In fact, Villa delle Rose is one of the rare villas in Lucca with two contiguous loggias on the first floor, since the majority of similar properties have classic loggia on ground floor.
The two large loggias, of about 150 square meters in total, are located on the first level of the rectangular body, adjacent and perpendicular to the villa, characterizing the facade where the family coat of arms is imprinted, representing the history of this important prestigious villa for sale in Lucca.
The villa is spread over three main levels: ground, first and attic floor for a total of over 1150 sq. m. Crossing the deep entrance of the ground floor, you reach the majestic and bright double-height central hall, which opens onto the well-kept Italian garden that houses the pool.
The main living room leads to the important dining room featuring a four-poster ceiling for the entire length of the table and a beautiful fireplace. The dining room overlooks the well-kept rose garden of the Italian garden and the side garden. Here there are comfortable areas that could be used as an outdoor dining area as there is a barbecue and connection to the large and functional kitchen.
On the other side of the living room, there is a reading or television room with fireplace and a service bathroom for the living area. Some functional cellars and various rooms complete this level, including the laundry room, pantry and accommodation for service staff, with bedroom and bathroom.
Going up to the first floor by the ancient stone staircase you reach a double living room with fireplace and overlooking the loggia, from which you can admire the olive grove, the hills and bell towers of the city of Lucca including the Guinigi tower.
Disengaged from the lounge and the characteristic wooden balcony, which surrounds the large double-height main lounge, we find the sleeping area, where the 5 bedrooms and the 3 bathrooms are located.
Going up to the last level, characterized by important heights, you reach the very spacious attics, which could be transformed into additional rooms or habitable spaces.
The property in the basement includes about 70 square meters of additional cellar rooms for the shelter of agricultural equipment.
The villa, thanks to a careful renovation, has maintained all the original features such as the ancient polychrome floors of the living area, the coffered ceilings and those with wooden beams. The sleeping area is characterized by carpeted floors in various shades of colour, combined with the walls
The historic villa, for sale in Lucca, is surrounded by a large property of about 3.5 hectares, with an olive grove with 330 plants in production, various fruit trees, a beautiful Italian garden where there is a swimming pool to cool off in the hot summer days as well as a small church of about 30 square meters with a belvedere terrace above.
This luxury villa for sale in Lucca is the ideal place for lovers of the countryside but also for those who wish to stay close to all the facilities of the city and could also be an excellent investment for who wants to dedicate themselves to a charming accommodation business a few kilometres from two of the most important Tuscan cities of art such as Pisa and Lucca, in addition to the renowned Tyrrhenian coasts. Show more Show less
The luxury villa for sale in Lucca, is located just 4 km from the historic center, in a very quiet and easily accessible residential area. The city of Lucca is traditionally called “the city of the hundred churches” for the great number of worship sites belonging to different ages, set inside the imposing tree-lined renaissance walls surrounding the city, being one of Tuscan treasures. A small and old city-state with its unchanged charm, a starting or crossing point that cannot be omitted for its artistic beauty and evocative atmosphere. After visiting this city, many foreign visitors chose this city as place of residence. Exploring Lucca means immersing yourself through the narrow streets of the best preserved historical centres, walking around the famous walls, enjoying typical local dishes in taverns and taking part in artistic-cultural initiatives. Whoever visits the city of Lucca will be positively surprised by the possibility to live peacefully every aspect of its historical centre and hilly surroundings, together with the chance to reach the sea of the famous Versilia coastline, only 30 km away.