Historic villa of 1700 for sale on the Tuscan hills with swimming pool, park and a consecrated church.
This impressive historic villa sits in its 10 acres of mature ground including an olive grove with 500 olive trees, a beautiful swimming pool with great outside areas where relaxing under the tuscan sun and internal stone flagged courtyard ideal for "al-fresco" dining with family and friends, sitting in the shade of ancient oak trees.
The property is accessed via a private driveway lined by cypresses which leads to the front of the villa where is the main entrance door. The front door opens onto a magnificent reception room where we can stil admire prestigious original coffered ceilings with handmade cotto tiles, ancient cotto floors and original wooden doors. From the reception room we can walk outside onto the rear stone flagged courtyard where the private chapel is located facing the "aia". Around the living room there are the kitchen and the dining room as well as the various rooms with frescoes and the service bathroom. The ancient stone staircase connects the ground floor to the first and second levels comprising 7 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. The second level has been converted into a tasteful apartment provided ideal for your staff. All the systems of the villa were installed during the last renovation in the nineties. Currently the villa needs restoration work as it has been closed for a few years. In fact, the photographs and fittings present in it were taken during the periods in which it was inhabited, but allow you to understand how much beauty and charm this property retains that could be an excellent investment even for those who want to create a charming , elais. Show more Show less
The villa is situated in Tuscan countryside, surrounded by olive grove and vineyards, yet only 1 km away from the local village of Serravalle Pistoiese which boasts a good selection of shops, excellent restaurants and facilities including railway station. Montecatini Terme, which is considered the most luxury and exclusive spa town in Tuscany, is only 5 km away (10 mins' drive), here you can benefit from its pure rich waters used for special treatments. The property is very conveniently located to reach the main tuscan cities of art such as Lucca, Pisa and Florence in less than an hour's drive as well as the Tuscan Riviera with its clear blue sea, while for all those who love skiing and going for a hike across picturesque mountains, the nearest ski resort of Abetone is approx 60 km away and is reachable in an hour and 30 mins'.