An immaculately presented period villa sitting in its 4,5 acres of mature ground with swimming pool and olive grove, only 10 mins from Lucca town centre. This prestigious period villa, dating back to early 1900s, occupies a very convenient position, in wonderful Tuscan countryside, yet 10 mins' drive from Lucca town centre. The villa has been fully and tastefully restored by its present owners with great attention to details. They maintained the property original features and character including original "Tessieri" floor tiles, marble staircase with wrought iron railing, internal wooden doors and shutters. Inside it offers large and comfortable accommodation which makes it an exclusive private villa where living permanently or an ideally located holiday home. The villa features big windows on every side of the building which bring the sun in making it a very bright home during all day long. The ground floor consists of main entrance-hall, a tastefully decorated sitting room, a large living room with open fireplace and door opening onto a spacious terrace, a stylish dining room with marble open fireplace and door onto terrace, a fully fitted kitchen, bathroom, utility room and cellar. The first floor features three double bedrooms, bathroom with shower and bathtub, a large en-suite master bedroom with sitting room and balcony. The second top floor of the villa comprises a large kitchen with dining area, three double bedrooms, a study which could be used as a bedroom, bathroom with shower and bathtub, utility room and storeroom. Outside the property boasts landscaped gardens, a sunny wide terrace with barbecue area where having "al fresco" dining with family and friends, a private swimming pool, a lemon house, an olive grove and a large parking area in addition to the garage.
This prestigious period villa occupies a very convenient position, in wonderful Tuscan countryside only 10 mins' drive from Lucca town centre, an ideal location for all those seeking a peaceful countryside setting yet close to amenities. 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.