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3 Bed Apartment for sale

Palaia, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy

£121,283 *


Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Communal swimming pool
  • Tuscan style
  • Stunning view
  • Well restored
  • Original features

Full Description

Unique property on the second floor of a restored monastery.

Built on the remains of a medieval fortified castle, Alica is composed of two main parts; the oldest was used as a monastery while the more recent one dates back to 16th century. ALICA 31 is a unique property on the second floor of a restored monastery. The apartment looks straight down the beautiful Val d`Era and the spectacular ancient stone courtyard and bell tower. The access to the apartment is trhough an antique original staircase: from the landing area of the staircase on the left is the entrance to the apartment consisting of a large sitting area with panoramic view, kitchenette with fitted kitchen, a double bedroom, a study and one bathroom; on the right is the entrance to the guest suite (one spacious bedroom with bathroom). All the buildings have been converted into luxury apartments, fitted with all modern conveniences and they are completed by a swimming pool, landscaped gardens and parking area.


Many of the original features and characteristics of the property have been saved such as the 18th century frescos, wooden ceiling beams and tiles and flooring.
The apartments have been renovated to high specifications using traditional building methods and material from the region, fitted with all modern conveniences and meticulously refurbished using traditional methods and period materials including sandstone, exposed wooden beams and terracotta tile floors.
The apartment is equipped with gas heating and individual meters.


The Castle of Alica stands in the middle of an area that joins the natural beauty of the hills and landscapes with the historical and cultural interests of one of the most beautiful place of Italy.
30 km to Pisa, Volterra, San Giminiano, San Miniato and Livorno with the spectacular Tirreno coasts and the magnificent cliffs in Quercianella and Castiglioncello.
Castello di Alica is an excellent base for exploring Northern and Central Tuscany.
The hamlet of Alica is a short distance from the little town of Forcoli with its cafés, local shops and banks. The medieval villagge of Palaia is at 15 minutes distance and every year is the stage of a traditional Medieval Festival.
Distanze: Airport: Pisa 45 km - Stazione ferroviaria: Pontedera 12 km - Coast: 48 km - Centre Town: 2 km - Firenze 60 km - Lucca: 37 km - San Gimignano: 38 km - here km .

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