Formerly a gatehouse to a Tuscan country estate - this charming villa offers spacious, bright interiors furnished to a good standard. Ideally situated within walking distance of a village and only 10 Km from the centre of Lucca. The owner can arrange for bicycle hire so you can cycle along the Serchio river in to the heart of the walled city. Large garden and fenced pool. From the north-facing windows, the views span over miles of forested countryside, whilst from those facing south the views look across olive groves to the Pizzorne Mountains or down the valley where the Serchio River curls towards the sea. Ideal for those who want a comfortable base to explore Northern Tuscany at any time of year. Short stays available
A few steps away from its large garden with a securely gated and fenced swimming pool, sun loungers and umbrellas. Large table and chairs near the BBQ.
The ground floor consists of:
• The kitchen is bright and welcoming with zucchero da blu (sugar packet blue) painted cupboards and shelves.
• Central breakfast table
• A small room off the kitchen has a fridge freezer and washing machine
• Dining room with a table to seat 12.
• Large sitting room with TV, reading books, maps and guides of Tuscany, music player, games and puzzles.
• One double bedded room with it’s own bathroom.
• Bedroom 1 – with 2 single beds or 1 double.
• Bedroom 2 – with 3 single beds
• Bedroom 3 – with 2 single beds or 1 double
• Bedroom 4 – with 2 single beds or 1 double
• 2 shared bathrooms.
• Children’s cots and highchairs available.
• All windows have mosquito nets for the Summer months.
• Full central heating for the Winter months *
*supplied at an extra cost.
• The charming garden situated under a large pergola of roses and jasmine is a short walk from the front door.
• There is a table for al fresco dining, chairs for relaxing, a sun umbrella and BBQ.
David and Silvia, estate manager and housekeeper, live below the property in a separate house.
They are always very helpful and will be able to advise about all local activities on offer during your stay.