IN GARFAGNANA – [V0017] – This lovely detached property situated in a sunny area of Viletta in the Garfagnana stands in 3,200 sqm of private land. The property of approx 200 sqm comprises on the ground floor; an entrance by war of external stone steps onto a small balcony which leads into a hall where the trapdoor down to the cellar can be found, a living area with a huge old stone fireplace and glass doors that open onto an large external paved patio, a bright kitchen with fitted units and room to put a table that seats 8 people, this room has a large window that looks out onto the garden. On the same floor is a bathroom with a shower. The first floor is reached by internal wooden stairs and comprises; two double bedrooms with large windows, a bathroom with bath. Also on this floor is a third spacious double bedroom with large windows on all sides that allow a fantastic view of the surrounding area and the fortress of the Verrucole. This room has a fireplace and a present is being used as a living room.
The semi-interred level is composed of 2 rooms and a cantina. There is a single garage and a separate small tiled room where a washing machine and a wash tub have been installed. The property is ready to live in and has been well finished with ceramic floors and stone archways.
Outside is a paved pergola/patio area which provides the ideal place to eat in the nice weather. Vines and olive trees grow on the land which is 3,200 sqm and offers plenty of room to put in a swimming pool.
Although the house can be easily reached from the road and not far from all the major services, it still maintains privacy. Ideal as a holiday home it would also be excellent as a family home.
The property is only 4km from Castelnuovo di Garfagnana and the train station.
Castelnuovo di Garfagnana is the main centre of the Garfagnana area. It is a lively market town that offers plenty of services such as banks, post office, schools, shops and supermarkets. Once a week there is an open market, one of the largest in the area. The town also offers plenty of things to see and do from the Fortezza di Mont’Alfonso and the Rocca Ariostesco to various restaurants, a cinema and a theatre.
Lucca is only 1hr 20 away by car and offers restaurants, museums, and other interesting attractions such as taking a bike ride on the Roman walls which surround the city.
Pisa airport is only 85 km away (1hr 30) and the beaches of the Versilian coast are 60 km away (1hr 10) (Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi).