3 bedroom house for sale
Italy - Tuscany, Lucca, Barga
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This charming rustic, and period, property – formerly a small farmhouse – is set in an elevated position just above the village of Catagnana and 3kms from the medieval town of Barga. It has commanding views of the town and the surrounding countryside and stands in a large private garden set to grass, fruit and olive trees, and grape vines. It has a useful tool shed a hay barn for storage.
At present there is no pool but the is enough space to accommodate one.
The property was renovated and re-designed by its present owner (an English Interior designer and antiques dealer) some 12 years ago and now offers unique character accommodation which is particularly warm and inviting.
Ground floor – Antique oak front door leads into entrance hall with downstairs cloakroom and shower. There are 2 more rooms at ground level at present being used as kitchen with eating area and a spare double bedroom. Off the kitchen there is a glass door that leads to large open terrace for summer dining and taking in the spectacular views of the surrounding countryside.
First floor – There is a wonderful formal dining room with original, working fireplace. With it’s red walls and antique fittings it provides an intimate atmosphere for winter dinner parties. Leading from this room is a landing accommodating the oak antique staircase – which stretches the height of the whole house – and from this space there is a large opening onto a charming and sunny sitting room overlooking the garden.
Top floor – There are 2 double bedrooms, a bathroom and small open-plan sitting / TV room. All these rooms are oozing with character and ambience.
Services – The house has GPL gas central heating with it’s own underground tank situated in the garden.
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