Peaceful rural location
Shops, supermarkets and train station 10 minutes away
Safe sandy beaches 15 minutes away
Adventure Park for children on the way to the Beach
Pisa airport 50 minutes drive
Day excursions to Pisa, Florence, Lucca, Florence
House renovated to excellent standard
Traditional Tuscan farmhouse combining historic rural charm with modern comforts and amenities. Located at the end of a private road winding through vineyards and woodland, it is a tranquil, secluded place to relax, unwind and enjoy the fresh Tuscan air and views. It is also 10 minutes from the seaside, visible from the pool.
The house is approximately 240 sq.m over three floors : main floor consists of ample covered terrace, sitting room, dining room, kitchen and bathroom; on the first floor are 4 double bedrooms and a bathroom; the semi-basement level is a self-contained apartment with bedroom, living room, small kitchen and bathroom. All floors are paved with traditional Tuscan 'cotto' tiles and the ground floor has traditional beamed ceilings.
The large paved area in front of the house has a traditional wood oven and a barbecue. Steps lead up to a terrace with swimming pool which has a panoramic view over Castagneto and down to the coast. Olive trees and woods make up the 1.5 ha of land
Nearby is the pretty hilltop village of Castagneto Carducci, and a few minutes drive away is Donoratico and the shops, supermarkets, train station and access to the main motorway connecting Rome, Livorno, Pisa and Genova. A 15 minutes drive takes you to Bolgheri,a village at the centre of the local award-winning wine producing area and emerging as a food and wine hub. Livorno is 70km away and Pisa Airport a 50 minute drive. The location is perfect for day trips to Pisa, Florence, Lucca and Siena.
The house has all facilities : electricity, telephone and internet, artesian well water supply, solar panels, heating which runs on three options: fireplace, liquid gas or solar panels. The property is easily rentable during the summer months, providing a good income opportunity.