Character stone village house with terrace and spectacular sea views, located in medieval Tuscan village. An immaculately presented stone property, located in medieval picturesque Tuscan village overlooking the sea, with spectacular views that extend over the Tuscan Riviera and across the Gulf of La Spezia to the Islands of Capraia and Gorgona. The village is perched on top of a lovely hill and benefits from a large car park situated close to the property. Villa Il Borgo dates back to 18th century, in 2005 it was fully and tastefully restored, nowadays it provides 415 sq m of superbly presented living space arranged on thee levels including 2 separate apartments. Thanks to its careful renovation the property retains its original features and Tuscan character. The main unit consists of large living room with open fireplace and big terrace with breathtaking sea views, office, double bedroom, spacious bathroom with shower and external courtyard on the ground floor and three double bedrooms ( one has open fireplace) and bathroom with shower on the first floor. The basement comprises kitchen with dining area and wide sitting room with open fireplace and door opening on to covered terrace (veranda). This level also features a loggia and a large terrace with sea views. Outside there is a terraced landscaped garden of 600 sq m The second apartment (guesthouse) has its own independent entrance and comprises large cellar in the basement and open plan kitchen with dining/living room and bathroom on the ground floor. The first floor features a large bedroom, attic room that could be used as bedroom or office and loggia with original cotto tiles typical of old Tuscan rural houses. The property is being offered for sale with garage included.
Villa il Borgo is ideally located in the heart of medieval picturesque Tuscan village overlooking the sea, 200 metres above sea level, within Municipality of Massarosa, with stunning views that extend over the Tuscan Riviera and across the Gulf of La Spezia to the Islands of Capraia and Gorgona.
You can walk to the property through the narrow 80-metre-long path that connects the house to the village square or alternatively you can drive to the property ( access is allowed to property owners only). Some local shops, a cafe-bar and and a restaurant are located only 1 km away, while Camaiore town centre with shops, restaurants and facilities is just 8 km away, the town of Massarosa with motorway access is 12 km away. Viareggio and the sea are 14 km away and are easily reachable within 15 mins' drive by car.
Massarosa, town of Roman origins, is a major tourist, agricultural and industrial centre, located to the west of Viareggio between Sarzanese road and Massaciuccoli lake and has a territorial structure spread among hills, plains and lakes. The area is dotted with a lot of exclusive villas (dating back to the 16th and 19th centuries), villages and historical churches. Massarosa is also well known for its natural beauties, especially for the famous Massaciuccoli Lake inside the natural Park of Migliarino, San Rossore, Massaciuccoli. The park extends along the coastline between Pisa and Lucca and also includes the former Presidential Estate of San Rossore, the pinewoods of Tombolo and Macchia Lucchese. In 2005 the Park was awarded with the European Diploma of Protected Areas and, thanks to its rich fauna, is a LIPU oasis, as well. The most outstanding hilly areas, if considered from a panoramic point of view along the shoreline, are Corsanico, Bargecchia, Mommio Castello, Montignano and Pieve a Elici, where one can appreciate breathtaking natural sights, historical and artistic beauties, immersed in the greenery and tranquility. From those hilly areas, the centre of Massarosa, the seaside and the beaches of the famous Versilia Riviera can be conveniently reached by car in just a few minutes. The hilly hinterland allows to go walking, cycling or horse riding on the old paths of the pilgrims along the Via Francigena. Show more Show less