Historic Tuscan Villa near Pisa
Noble villa dating from the second half of the 18th Century set at the end of a cypress-lined driveway, in the centre of a characteristic village on top of a hill in the Pisa province. It used to belong to the noble Silvestri family.
The village enjoys a dominant and strategic position because it takes just 30 minutes to get to the International Airport of Pisa and 40 minutes to reach the closest beaches. Florence is 75 km away and Lucca 65 km.
It is a three storey villa (+ attics and roof terrace) of 1520 sqm with 1 hectare of fenced garden.
The property boasts amazing frescoes which date back to the 1700s. The heating system is both mains gas and LPG.
The property is of rectangular shape with two wings, giving the villa a T-shape.
On the ground floor the property consists of noble entrance hall with frescoes, waiting room, consecrated chapel, sitting room with old frescoes, kitchen with a wide fireplace and oven, storage, laundry, housekeeper's unit, dining-room, study, garden room, dining room and kitchen with independent entrance and bathroom in the space under the staircase.
The internal staircase leads upstairs which comprises study, 3 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms, all the corner rooms boast 2 windows on both sides, living room with frescoes, study with access to the 90 sqm terrace, library, studio with fireplace.
On the third floor is the guest area which consists of living room, study, 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.
Also via the internal staircase it is possible to reach the top floor boasting a huge 120 sqm terrace where it is possible to admire a 360° breathtaking panoramic view over the rolling, sweet Tuscan hills.
On the land within the property is a 5 m x 9 m swimming pool, an artesian well and a rain water collecting well.
The property has an extraordinary position, ideal for those who do not wish to be isolated but at the same time want complete privacy.
Furniture is included in the price with the exception of some personal and sentimental objects.
Pisa 36 km
* artesian well
* cypress-lined driveway
* fenced garden
* original features
* renovated tower
* roof terrace
* Swimming Pool
ITALY, TUSCANY, PISA, LARILari Villa with Annex, Pool and LandLari Villa. Overlooking the Castle of Lari, this sumptuous villa has wonderful views the plains of Pisa and Pisan mountains. The property is located in the outskirts of the village, just 30km from Pisa and 40km from the coast.The property includes a majestic villa, an independent second house, a garage, and storage areas. The property is set in 3.4 hectares of agricultural land. In addition, the property has a swimming pool and a tennis court.Main Villa:With 870 sqm of living space, the main villa has a ground floor of 320 sqm and a first floor of 320 sqm as well as an attic space of 230 sqm. There are also two terraces and a gallery.Ground floor: Large entrance hall, living room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen, dining area with fireplace, breakfast room, bathroom, boiler room, store-room and laundry.All the rooms have direct access to yard.First Floor: Accessed via main staircase, large landing and living room with large windows and terrace. There are also 2 suites each with 3 en-suite bedrooms, a shared bathroom and a terrace.Attic rooms: Accessed via a secondary stair case, a useful multi-functional space with a toilet and a staircase which leads to a small tower.Annex:Ground floor: Large multi-windowed room (45 sqm) used as a conservatory, and an adjacent storeroom (23 sqm).First floor: Apartment (86 sqm) comprising kitchen, living/dining room, two bedrooms and a bathroom, terrace (8 sqm) and two storerooms (27 sqm).Outbuildings:There is a garage near the annex and tool store near secondary gate. There are also three covered areas (60 sqm) for storing wood.Tennis Court:Illuminated with changing room with two showers and a toilet,Swimming Pool:The swimming pool (12 x 5m and 1.4m deep) is situated in front of the villa and features two cherub statues pouring water from small jars. There is also a basement changing room with two showers and a toilet.Cellar:Carved into the rock, faces the rear of the main building and comprises four rooms and is reached via an iron gate.Land:There are several driveways providing access to the villa. All the driveways to the villa have wrought iron nineteenth-century gates. The main access is via a 14th century gate, at the end of a wide avenue lime-trees from the Via Provinciale. Three secondary driveways are from the Via dei Filosofi. There are two walkways from the Via Provinciale..There is parking for up to 25 cars near the annex.The villa is surrounded by a beautiful landscaped garden (1 hectare) with pine-trees, cedar-trees, magnolias and and potted lemon-trees. There is also a gazebo for 'al fresco' dining. In addition, there is a barbecue area and a pizza oven.The villa also includes 2.5 hectares of agricultural/wooded land. To the rear of the villa there are three distinct paths, which cross the woodland filled with oak trees, olive trees and more local species (beeches, oaks, laurel trees, etc).The main avenue, the parking area, the villa, the annex, the swimming pool, the pathways to the tennis court and the bowls court are all illuminated at night by cast iron street lamps, wall lamps and lanterns.Distances:Querceto di Lari 700m, Pisa 30km, Volterra 40km, Sea 40km.View all our properties on our website casatuscany.com.Property Feature* annex* character property* close to amenities* Garden* gazebo* Grand villa* olive trees* original features* Ornamental garden* outbuildings* Outdoor oven* Parking* Swimming Pool* tennis court* terraces* Views* woodland
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