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Barga, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy

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Tuscan Homes Real Estate, Barga
603 sq. ft.
(56 sq. m.)

Key features

  • Exposed wooden beams
  • Medieval town
  • Marbled tiles

Property description

Stone townhouse overlooking the main square of the small town of Sommocolonia. The property, consists of two rooms on the ground floor, two bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor and is in need of a complete refurbishment.
Sommocolonia, an ancient Roman outpost, became one of the most strategically important towns on the chessboard of the sixteenth-century wars. Sommocolonia dominating the valley and relying on a turreted double fortification walls (still partially visible) was crucial for the control of one of the most important trade routes to and from the Emilia-Romagna.
The history of the autonomy of Sommoclonia ends in 1530 when, as part of the war with Barga, the municipality surrenders after months of battles being almost destroyed.

During World War II, 26 December 1944 Sommocolonia was the scene of '' Operation Wintergewitter "a limited offensive conduct on the Gothic Line by Axis forces against US troops (92nd Division" Buffalo "). supported by the partisans of the area XI.

Barga, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy


Distances are straight line measurements
  • Galileo(International)
    29.1 miles
  • Florence(International)
    40.4 miles
  • Peretola(International)
    40.5 miles
  • Borgo Panigale(International)
    50.2 miles
  • Cristoforo Colombo(International)
    83.9 miles
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About the agent

Tuscan Homes Real Estate, Barga

A history of Tuscan Homes

Tuscan Homes is a real estate agency in Barga, managed by the owners Rosanna Marini and Corrado Biagi, with passion and dedication to its clients.

We have distinguished ourselves in the property market for 30 years in the buying/selling of villas, farmhouses, apartments and prestigious properties, be it as second homes or as permanent residence.

We cover an area in Tuscany, near Lucca called Mediavalle and Garfagnana, which comprises notable towns s

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