This superb Tuscan villa for sale enjoys far-reaching views of the Tuscan countryside and over the 111 hectare estate from its hilltop location halfway between Lucca and the Mediterranean coast. Carefully restored and maintained to a very high standard, the historic villa, which dates back to the 16th century, is a fantastic country home but offers also great development potential.
The Tuscan Villa
The Tuscan villa offers 1200m² of built area over three floors and a smaller lower ground floor. The interior design of the villa skilfully mixes contemporary open plan living and modern facilities with historic period features and classic Tuscan style.
As soon as you enter the villa, the elegance of the property is apparent; high ceilings, grand fire places, pietra serena door surrounds and large windows creates an atmosphere of magnificence and nobility. The entrance hall leads to an intimate dining room, a drawing room, study and to the impressive en-suite master bedroom.
On the lower floor is a fully equipped kitchen, a large sitting room with fireplace, a powder room and pantry. However, the main feature of this floor is the large room which is ideal for grand entertaining and for hosting dinners with up to 34 seated guests.
There is also a smaller lower ground floor level with games and billiards room which benefits from large doors opening out to the lower terrace of the garden.
The top floor of the Tuscan villa offers three spacious bedroom suites, a guest or staff bed room with bathroom and a charming library.
And if you need more space, there are other structures within the grounds which could be restored to create additional accommodation or indeed developed to create rental properties to generate income. The floor area of these structures totals 1200m².
Gardens & Grounds
From the front terrace of the Tuscan villa, you have amazing views over the 111 hectares estate with olive groves and woodland and beyond to the Mediterranean coast.
The landscaped terraced gardens surrounding the Tuscan villa are some of the most noteworthy and distinguished in this area of Tuscany. Each terrace is beautifully manicured, featuring wisteria walkways, fountains and statues.
There is also a heated swimming pool in another panoramic spot of the garden with an adjacent sun deck, pergola. And there is also a private helipad on the grounds.
The location of the villa and the size of the estate ensures full privacy, peace and tranquillity.
Location; the beautiful Tuscan countryside
The location of the Tuscan villa halfway between Lucca and the coastal towns of Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi offers the tranquillity of the countryside, the beaches of the Mediterranean and the culture and history of Italian city life, all within a 25 minute radius and the international airport at Pisa is just 30 mins.
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