In a private position and overlooking the surrounding countryside, historic estate for sale on the hills of Pisa consisting of a historic villa of 800 square meters, church, agricultural outbuildings and about 24 hectares of land.The property enjoys a very private position on the hills of Pisa, just a few minutes from the renowned Theatre of Silenzio in Lajatico and very close to a town, where all the main facilities are present, and it is also well connected to all major roads.
The villa, built in the early 1800s, is not subject to the constraints of the superintendency, but it has all the characteristics of the noble residences of the past, such as marble floors, ancient brick and grit floors in the sleeping area, ceilings of important heights, a majestic stone staircase, original wooden interior and exterior windows.
Currently the villa is surrounded by an elegant Italian garden parted by the ancient front access road once crossed by the carriages.
The villa, developed on three main levels above ground for about 800 square meters, plus the attics, requires major renovations, especially of a plant engineering nature.
On the ground floor we find the majestic entrance with porch, which opens onto the double living room, typical of period residences, around which the living area develops with a spacious kitchen and an important dining room.
This level is completed by a bathroom, a large stairwell, in which you could easily place an elevator, various rooms used in ancient time as laundry and storage rooms, one of which leads to the cellars below.
On the first floor are located, disengaged from the corridor, the large living room with balcony, around which the 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms are located.
The second level has the same conformation as the first.
From the second floor, through a service staircase, you can access the attic used as a storage room and the roof terrace from which you can enjoy the beautiful view of Val d’Era up to the city of Pisa.
At about 100 meters from the main villa, there are the pretty church and the other buildings to be completely restored. These could be transformed and used as an annex, artistic studios or even changing rooms, for those who would like to include a pool in the property.
The property is surrounded by about 24 hectares of land, partly arable and partly wooded.
The strategic location, the breadth and flexibility of use of the property make this property ideal for the development of various projects: tourist, cultural, residential and entrepreneurial. Show more Show less
The property enjoys a private and panoramic position, in the heart of the hills of Pisa, but only 700 meters from the nearest village with shops and main facilities, the sea and the city of Livorno are 37 km away.
Pisa international airport is only 30 km away and is easily reachable within 25 mins' drive.The main facilities located in the center of the historic village are about 5 km away. From the property you can visit the main Tuscan cities of art such as Pisa (40 km), Lucca (50 km), Florence (60 km) and Volterra (40 km) in a one-day-trip.
Hills of Pisa is a small but wonderful area of Tuscany not far from the Tyrrhenian Sea. A quite peaceful area which extends from Pontedera to Volterra creating a softly corrugated landscape which has kept its morphology intact. The hills of Pisa border the hills of Livorno to the east and those of Florence to the west.
Church towers rise above the soft green plains and hills characterized by secular forests and luxuriant vineyards. They are the churches of charming small villages worth to be visited and discovered. Many are the reasons: fairytale landscapes, traces of a glorious past and culinary delight.
These charming small medieval villages characterized by ancient castles and palaces have maintained the same charm of the past and they attract the eyes of every 'quality' tourist.
The ideal place for tranquillity-loving people who will benefit from walking in natural spaces in harmony with the environment. Short distances and gentle slopes make you feel like leaving the car and walking through the landscape, or riding a bike or a horse.
The hills of Pisa are not only an open-air museum or a nature reserve, but they also represent the heart of a pulsating community which grows together with its economy based on varying activities. Many are the events, shows and festivals organized in this area which are symbol of a vivid social life and of the profitable relationship between man and territory. Show more Show less