Recently restored Villa for Sale, set in a secluded estate of 5 hectares with guest cottage and large swimming pool.
The villa offers 400 sqm of space, which comprises five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a sixth bedroom with a separate bathroom, and independent access. An attractive wide brick archway separates the spacious living room and dining room. The designer kitchen is luminous and open plan, and has two entrances onto south and west facing terraces. Off the kitchen is an attractive studio with large wood burning fireplace and the staircase to the first floor. All the rooms are decorated in traditional Tuscan style with terracotta floors and large exposed beams. All bathrooms have creamy travertine marble floors; spacious marble or granite showers and three include freestanding designer baths. There is a ground floor cloakroom and small cantina.
The master suite enjoys a luxurious bedroom with panoramic views and an en-suite bathroom, as well as a private external first floor terrace with a secondary staircase to the garden. Two further bedrooms, one on the ground floor, have private terraces and a further three all enjoy far reaching views over the surrounding countryside.
The Cottage (50 sq m)
The brick built cottage is close to the main house separated by terracing and enjoys a private terrace, which overlooks the swimming pool area. It has a living room, well-equipped kitchen, two bedrooms one large, one small and a bathroom with Travertino marble sink and shower tray all lined with Salome marble. The cottage has its own solar heating system.
The Swimming Pool Area
A large travertine marble area surrounds the pool with a pergola at one end, shaded for dining and lounging. There is a spacious poolside pool house with shower, toilet and changing area as well as a well-designed poolside kitchen.
The villa is set in easy maintenance gardens of cypress trees, roses, lavender, jasmine, rosemary, sage and wisteria leading to its own olive grove. Around the villa there are many separate terraces for dining and entertaining including a mulberry shaded garden. Among the 100 acres of woodlands, there is a private lake and many miles of footpaths and quiet picnic sites. There are numerous olive trees that produce approximately 150 litres per year of very fine olive oil.
Distances & Amenities
Banks, Supermarket and shops 2 Kms | Pisa Airport 30 min | Florence 1 hr | Lucca 45 min