Beautiful, spacious four bed character property on a quiet, tree-lined street, in a pretty village in the heart of Tuscany. A great feature of the property is the generous covered terrace to the front, ideal for dining ‘al fresco’, or for barbecues, or family games. Private parking.
Through the front door is the large, bright living room and then into modern well-equipped kitchen, complete with dining table; upstairs are two good double bedrooms with high beamed ceilings which have been beautifully restored and a modern fitted bathroom; across the hall upstairs are another two double bedrooms, again, generous in size and these are in the original style, with a further bathroom. There is private parking to the side of the property and a garage. The property comprises the major portion of the building. This house has good potential for letting during the long summer season, or it could also the perfect home to live in.
The village enjoys an excellent views and a lovely climate; it was a medieval village and in ancient times there were sighting towers of which one still remains today in the centre of the village.It is just 4 km from the beautiful town of Casciana Terme, famous for its thermal waters. The beautiful town of Casciana Terme is a Roman spa town with natural thermal waters known for their curative properties. Day or afternoon tickets are easily available for the outdoor pool, indoor pools or for various massages and treatments. (Do check the details: termedicasciana.com/en/). It is a pretty place with a friendly community and offers all the services necessary: beautiful central piazza with excellent local restaurants, bars, shops, banks, post office, supermarket and a busy weekly market. Set halfway between the medieval towns of Volterra and Pisa, the whole of Tuscany is within easy distance: the coastal reefs of Castiglioncello and the golden sandy beaches of Versilia can be accessed within half an hour and day trips are on hand to Florence, Siena and Lucca. The town is located in an area called Valdera, in Central Tuscany, between Pisa and Florence. This colourful landscape of rolling hills dotted with medieval villages, castles and lanes flanked with tall dark green cypress trees epitomises the Tuscan countryside. Here Andrea Bocelli was born and it is in the heart of Valdera, in Lajatico, that the famous Teatro del Silenzio (the Theatre of Silence) is found, where the natural landscape creates a breathtaking setting and in the summer months some of the biggest names in international music gather for a spectacular performance.
Distances: Casciana Alta 2 km, Casciana Terme 3 km, Coast 30 km, Pisa (airport) 35 km, Volterra 40 km, San Gimignano 50 km, Lucca 70 km, Florence 80 km.