This exceptional estate is situated in the outskirts of Lucca, just a short drive to the historic centre. The property is one of Italy’s most luxurious villas and is set on 3 hectares of terraced olive groves, enchanting Italian gardens, and pine forest hilltops with castle ruins. This historic villa dates back to the 19th century and has been carefully restored to a very high standard and offers a panoramic view of its own idyllic estate.
This grand Tuscan manor represents the quintessential Italian countryside life while still being in close proximity to nearby villages and cities. The estate offers 11 en suite bedrooms, a grand banquet hall, two living rooms, a study, a billiards room, fully fitted Tuscan kitchen, a wine cellar, large pool, and private gym. The villa offers plenty of space for larger groups to entertain and relax together or independently. The grounds also feature a lovely chapel that is available for weddings.
The property is elegant yet comfortable and was designed for families and entertaining in mind. The estate offers a traditional living plan with high ceilings throughout. The interiors are spacious, bright with natural light and are elegantly designed with exquisite antiques, chandeliers, and tapestries that tie in the deep heritage of Italian culture. In addition, the art collection, amassed largely by the owner’s family, is showcased throughout the property and includes very rare pieces from the 10th century.
The villa has numerous outdoor lounge and dining areas including a large outdoor dining table that seats up to 24 guests, perfect for al fresco dining both night and day. There is a beautiful walled garden that provides the backdrop for the swimming pool, making it a private and idyllic place for relaxation. The location is excellent with horseback riding, golf, and tennis all nearby. The historic center of Lucca is a short drive from the villa. Moreover, the villa is within an hour from Florence and just 30 minutes away from Pisa and the seaside resort of Forte dei Marmi.
Whether you would like to spend an afternoon lounging beside the pool, enjoy a lunch al fresco in the gardens, or journey into the beautiful towns of Lucca, Pisa, or Florence, this villa offers a wonderful location to experience what Tuscany has to offer.