Nr. Lucca, Tuscany
Description A very fine 18th century villa situated in a privileged location in the heart of Tuscany between Lucca, Pisa and Florence. Included in the sale are the entire furnishings of the house as listed in an inventory. Most of thefurniture is antique and in addition are ceiling and wall frescos painted by Cristiano Banti. He was a famous Tuscan painter of the mid 19th century who stayed at the villa as a guest of the marquise of the time. The contents are included in the price.The villa is of square and symmetrical design (17.50 x 17 metres) and is set over 3 stories. In addition is a gardenlevel, a mezzanine between the ground floor and the first floor and the clock tower. On the ground floor there is the principle reception room, dining room, library and several other salons together with the kitchen. A largestone stairway leads to the first floor where there is a large salon, the master bedroom and guest rooms all withen-suite bathrooms. On the second floor there are a number of secondary bedrooms, the laundry room and aliving room. A stairway connects to the clock tower. In the garden level floor there is the cellar, the former kitchenwith a wood-burning oven, two reception rooms and storage rooms.
The Buildings- The main house is 1,000 M2 (excluding the basement).- The farm house 620 M2- The barn 745 M2- The house with garage 443 M2- The gardener's cottage 240 M2- The “Limonaia” 286 M2- Church side apartments 238 M2- Private chapel with furnishing, frescoes and paintings 165 M2
Land:- Large Italian garden- English garden- Renaissance garden- Orchards and woods- Lake- Vineyards- Olive groves. A total of 45 hectares (134.54 acres). Distances 11 KM from the motorway, 30 KM from Lucca, 40 KM from Pisa Airport, 60 KM from Florence airport and 50 KMfrom the beaches of Versilia
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- Near Airport