This villa has two main entrances, one is onto the ground floor, the other is via a private driveway up to the first floor which is the main living floor. The ground floor holds a central hallway with stairs leading up to the main living floor and has two cantinas, one of which is currently used as the boiler room. The first floor, which is also an entrance floor, has a guest suite with an en suite bathroom (with both a shower and a tub) and access to the garden.
The landing arch leads into a second guest suite which also has a sitting room and leads out to another part of the garden. The family floor is the second floor with a large living area characterised by beams and terracotta floors. This area is lovely and light with three windows and a balcony looking out to the view. There is a dining area leading out to the most amazing 100 mq wisteria-covered terrace. There is a tasteful eat-in kitchen, with a granite top which will remain in the house for the new owners, a 5-ring cooker, dishwasher and double fridge-freezer. Light floods into the breakfast room as it is on the corner of the villa with two windows facing south and west.
The top floor houses the two studies and the master bedroom suite, which has an open-plan bathroom, with both a tub and shower, and the room is illuminated with two skylights as well as windows. There is a roof terrace on this level also. The windows throughout the property are original but have been restored and made double glazed. Each floor is connected by a stunning curved travatine' marble staircase.
The gardens of this property are classic Italian gardens with a beautiful fountain adding to their elegance. There is also a saline plunge pool with stunning views across the olive groves below the village. Views from this villa lead down to Pisa and Viareggio. The entire village is covered by the belli art' which means that this is a listed building. This villa is within easy access to Florence as it is only 12 minutes from the A11 motorway. The central heating is under floor heating, the water is mains water but there is also an autoclave to keep the water pressure high as well as a tank for rainwater for the irrigation system in the garden. The electrics are three phase. As the property is within a village, the village is also attached to mains sewage.