Situated one hour north of Lucca, Vallecchia Sotto is a beautifully renovated spacious, light and airy character self catering stone cottage style property with private pool and wonderful views overlooking the mountains.
Whilst a brand new renovation, the owners have retained character with the house boasting high beautiful chestnut beamed ceilings and chestnut wood windows, along with traditional style furniture.
This large 5 bedroom villa is situated over 3 floors, and provides flexibile accommodation, with the ground floor designed as a fully equipped, self catering one or two bedroom apartment which interconnects with the rest of the house as required.
The property has been carefully planned, with three bedrooms benefiting from en-suite bathrooms, and the final two bedrooms served by an interconnecting bathroom with tub and shower over. All rooms have a feeling of space and light....
Both the ground and first floors have their own fully equipped kitchens, living rooms with 2 large sofas in each and they both share a laundry room with washing machine.....Each of these floors has the benefit of individual eating out areas with views over the land below and the mountains beyond...
Outside there is a private 6M x 12M pool with internal steps, a BBQ and a large sunbathing area for whiling away the hours.
There are 3 terraced areas leading from the house itself giving a good selection of eating space.
A prefect spot for a family holiday, especially for two families holidaying together who still want their own space.....
A little about the location:
Vallecchia sotto is situated circa 1 hr north of Lucca high in the hills of Garfagnana Northern Tuscany.
The views and walking opportunities are the real attraction of this property but there are plenty of restaurants and bars in the market town of Castelnuovo, famous for its Thursday morning market (15 min drive) and also in the beautiful mediaeval Barga which is a 20 min drive. There is a small bar/shop for basic necessities in two of the closest villages one of which is less than a km away. Airports-Pisa 80 mins; Florence 1hr 50 mins;Genoa 2 hrs 30 mins; Milan 3 hr 15 mins; Bologna 2 hrs 30 mins (care Forli over 3 hrs).
Property specific information:
Ground floor: Spacious light and airy living room with fireplace and comfy seating (2 sofas) - double doors leading to patio. TV, DVD player, SAT TV, Free Wifi internet available.
Kitchen diner with dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave, and fridge freezer. Dining table for up to 12
Kitchen has doors leading to outdoor eating area
Double bedroom with en suite shower room
Laundry room with washingmachine
The ground floor apartment can be closed off, or can interconnect with the first floor,which is reached either via independent entrance, or via internal stairs when hired in conjunction with the ground floor
First floor also comprises spacious living room with comfy seating - (2) sofas Kitchen diner with dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave, and fridge freezer.
Dining table for up to 8
Kitchen diner leads to terrace with large table and chairs
Ground floor area also leads to eating/relaxing terrace at back of house
Also on this floor is a double or twin bedroom with en suite shower room with WC and a separate ground floor WC
Second floor: Double /twin bedroom
Bedrooms with 3 single beds
Bedrooms separated by interconnecting bathroom with tub and shower over Further double bedroom with en suite shower room
The entire house boasts high chestnut beamed ceilings and chestnut windows. Each room is spacious, light and airy and the house is all newly furnished
Outside: Gardens with olive trees and views over mountains Private pool of 6M x 12m with internal steps Large sunbathing area around pool BBQ Three different terraces leading from house for outdoor relaxing/al fresco dining....