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3 Bed House for sale

Palaia, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy

£150,525 *

 [€175,000]

Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Habitable space: 180 m2

Full Description

Set on a beautiful pedestrian, cobbled lane in the lovely village of Palaia, this home offers the perfect base to explore the whole of Tuscany. Palaia is beautiful and the history is visible. Set around a central piazza, the little streets are full of life and the town's elevation offers panoramic views of the rolling hills around every corner. The produce of the region is legendary with exquisite Tuscan olive oil, wine and truffles.

Lovely three bedroomed village property, (180 sq m ) in very good condition, with magnificent views from the terrace, set in the village of Palaia. The property is formed of the first floor and second floor (attic level) of the palazzo building, with a good storage cantina on the lowest level. The main access entrance door is private.

There is a lovely sitting room/ dining room with an open archway to the kitchen with a table and chairs to eat in and fireplace and double doors to the terrace. Also accessed off the living space, is the stupendous terrace with outstanding view. On this level is a good double bedroom, a single bedroom and a bathroom. Upstairs is a spacious loft area which is currently arranged as another double bedroom and storage. There is scope to make better use of this space on the top level.

Parking is free and is just a few steps away in the village parking area.

Palaia offers all kind of amenities and within 5 minutes walking it is possible to go to the restaurant, to the bar, the ice cream shop, the bank, to the post office, the hairdresser, the lovely small boutiques and other shops selling local handicrafts and also typical products such as olive oil, truffles, cheese.

Palaia is an historic town in the area of Valdera in central Tuscany, steeped in tradition and where you can still visit the old olive press, the antique wine cellars and the rooms where the olive oil was stored in large terracotta vases. Mainly an agricultural area, Palaia has a colourful history which can be seen at the interactive museum in the town. In the countryside around Palaia is grown some of the best produce of Tuscany, with excellent wines, olive oil and the speciality white truffle. The restaurants offer traditional Tuscan cuisine and the markets offer a true feel of the Tuscan heritage.

The town is located in the Valdera region, between Pisa and Florence. This colourful landscape of rolling hills dotted with medieval villages, castles and lanes flanked with tall dark green cypress trees, epitomises the Tuscan landscape. The area is scattered with historical towns and medieval villages, castles and country churches and a landscape with golden meadows of wheat dancing in the breeze, vineyards, olive groves and fields of sunflowers. Meandering through the countryside of Valdera you feel the vestiges of the mysterious Etruscan civilization. Here Andrea Bocelli, the famous tenor, was born and it is in the heart of Valdera in Lajatico that he created the famous Teatro del Silenzio (the Theatre of Silence), where natural landscape creates a breathtaking setting. In the summer months some of the biggest names in opera and international music gather for a special performance. Casciana Terme has thermal waters and spa facilities and is a pretty town with piazzas and cafès serving the local wine. The città d’arte (cities of art) close by, full or art treasures and breathtaking architecture include Volterra, San Gimignano, Siena and Florence.

Distances : Palaia in the town centre, Castelfalfi (golf course and wine production) 15 km, Pontedera (station and motorway) 15 km, San Gimignano 35 km, Pisa (airport) 45 km, Lucca 45 km, beaches 50 km, Florence 60 km, Siena 80 km.

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