Magnificent 17th-century villa in Lucca
This magnificent luxury villa for sale dates back to the 17th century and is in Lucca's countryside, just four kilometres from the centre.
This property, accessible through a wonderful tree-lined road, measures approximately 1.600 m2 overall and is composed of a stunning main villa and an outbuilding; both are surrounded by a lovely 6-hectares park which is partially surrounded by trees and by a defensive wall offering utmost privacy.
The main villa needs partial refurbishment and has three floors that measure 370 m2 each: the ground floor, the first floor “piano nobile”, and the attic.
On the ground floor there are a big entrance hall with massive exposed wooden beams, a dining room, a spacious kitchen, a bedroom with its bathroom, a children's bedroom, a big cellar, and an ironing room.
Two separate staircases lead to the first floor, which features high majestic ceilings; here, there are a wide ballroom, a living room, a room with closets, five bedrooms and three bathrooms.
The attic is currently used for storage and was once used by the estate's staff. It is currently possible to renovate it to make it fit for residential use.
The 450 m2 outbuilding is divided into three apartments, one of which needs to be renovated. The other two, measuring 65 and 125 m2 respectively, have been recently refurbished and both feature a panoramic terrace. The biggest apartment is home to three bedrooms and three bathrooms, the smaller one has two bedrooms and a bathroom.
To complete this property there are also two big garages, a wonderful swimming pool, and a private chapel.
price: 2,5M to 5M
Type: luxury villa – historical villa
Internal surface: 1.600 m2
External surface: 6 hectares
Main villa: 1.100 m2
Outbuilding: 450 m2
Lucca 4 km - Pisa 30 km - Florence 80 km - Lucca 10 km - Forte dei Marmi 20 km – Thermal resorts 20 km - Pisa Airport 30 km
price: 2,5M to 5M
lionard luxury real estate
This elegant luxury home is located in Tuscany, near Lucca a city of great beauty, full of history and controversy: born as a Ligurian settlement according to some historians, although others believe it has Etruscan origins.
Lucca is famous for its luxury villas and historically prestigious estates, and has preserved many of its ancient structures such as the amphitheatre, the forum and Romanesque churches.
Subsequently occupied by the Goths and later the Byzantines, Lucca, home of this magnificent luxury property for sale, went on to become one of the most important capitals in the Lombard kingdom.
In the following years many empires rose and fell, but one thing we are sure of is that Lucca was one of the most important medieval cities in Italy whose rich history and magnificence is still visible today.