5 Bed Villa for sale

Casola in Lunigiana, Lunigiana, Tuscany, Italy



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3


  • Garden
  • Swimming pool

Full Description

Beautifully restored villa with pool and outbuilding set at the edge of a village with breathtaking views.

The house has been restored to an excellent standard and is set at the edge of a village with shop, tennis court and close to restaurants.

Gated drive and garden with entrance at ground level to hall, living room with fireplace, spacious kitchen, double bedroom, bathroom and sitting room; upstairs there are 3 large bedrooms, one with fireplace, en suite bathroom and balcony, a further bathroom and a large landing room that could be a further bedroom. There is also a cantina at ground level. The villa is 260 m sq.

The outbuilding of 20 m sq has been restored and requires some finishing work and comprises one tall room. It has water and drains connected and the electric wiring is new. It is presently used as a changing room/store room as it is situated by the pool. There is also a barbecue / wood fired oven set in a niche.

The pool (7 meters x 4 meters) overlooks the vineyards and valley.

The garden of 1000 meters sq is complete with irrigation system.

Wi fi broadband internet both in the house and garden.

The house has central heating.

Distances: Fivizzano 18 km, Aulla 24 km, skiing 35 km, beaches 45 km, Lucca 80 km, Pisa 100 km, Milan 210 km.

Villa Licia is situated in a small village just 2 km from the municipality of Casola in Lunigiana which is a small town set on the hill above the Aulella river with the houses huddled around its central stone tower. Famous for its stone statues that date back to the Neolithic age and are thought to be gifts to the moon Goddess. There is a selection of shops and restaurants in the town, a chemist and in the neighbouring village a train station with direct trains to Lucca. There are beautiful views to the Apuan mountains and cobbled lanes lead from the town to the river.

Lunigiana (pronounced Loonee-janna) is a magical part of Tuscany starting with its name the ‘Land of the Moon’. The hills that encircle Lunigiana create an intimate and relaxed atmosphere whilst the blend of the mountains and sea are extremely inviting to those who enjoy the outdoors. The rolling landscape is liberally sprinkled with castles of Medici or Malaspina vintage but for lovers of the coast the sea is only half-an-hours’ drive away.

Lunigiana is special and has been likened to a magical kingdom. It is not only the breath-taking scenery with its abundance of medieval castles but you simply feel a huge sense of wellbeing radiating from the sunshine, glorious countryside, delicious food and wine, kind friendly locals and most importantly, from the sense of tradition and community amongst people here that is rarely seen in modern day life.

The golden sandy beaches around Lerici and the pebble coves of the Cinque Terre are ideal for swimming and sailing in the summer while the snow clad mountains offer skiing in the local resorts during the winter months and are each a short drive away. The area is criss-crossed with marked footpaths for walks to the hills and mountains. The airports of Pisa, Parma and Genova are all within an hours’ drive.
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