Prestigious and historic villa for sale in Lucca, built in 1903 on a project of a famous architect, is one of the most important examples of Art Nouveau architecture of the Tuscan city.
The villa for sale in Lucca, of rich and elegant configuration, is spread over four levels divided into the basement, the ground floor, first and second, for a total area of about 670 square meters and is surrounded by a large and lush park of about 5000 square meters.
Inside the park, at the back of the main villa, there are some outbuildings to be restored, the first used as a tool shed, on two levels for a total of 180 square meters, the second and the third, used respectively as a greenhouse and hen house, of about 50 square meters.
These buildings could be recovered as an outbuilding for guests or service staff, as well as transformed to serve the future beautiful pool area, such as changing rooms and fitness room.
The historic villa, for sale in Lucca, is composed of the ground floor kitchen, dining room, hallway which leads to the first floor by the characteristic staircase, living room overlooking the garden and access from the south side by an external staircase leading to a small temple with pavilion roof, bathroom and entrance connected with the bow-window to the west.
On the first floor there are four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a small studio with terrace overlooking the veranda.
The second floor consists of an attic where there are two bedrooms and one bathroom.
In the basement, also with outside access, there is a large tavern, a laundry room and two storage rooms.
The main architectural features of Art Nouveau, of this historic villa for sale in Tuscany, are the decorations with floral patterns made in wrought iron and the decorations of the windows with polychrome majolica, as well as the band under the eaves in addition to the elements of decoration positioned at the four corners of the villa. Even the architectural elements of the garden are many and all of great value. Show more Show less
Prestigious and historic villa for sale in Lucca, located just 500 meters from the city walls, the historic center and all major services, in a residential area of value.
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.