Traditional double-fronted house with garden and garage, which requires modernisation. Traditional three bed double-fronted house with land bordering a river, garage and parking.
This house is entered through the front garden and into a spacious and w
Traditional double-fronted house with garden and garage, which requires modernisation.
Traditional three bed double-fronted house with land bordering a river, garage and parking.
This house is entered through the front garden and into a spacious and welcoming hallway with beautiful old glass doorway. On the ground floor there is a spacious living room, with large windows, an old-fashioned kitchen with large marble fireplace and a storeroom with access to a little lane at the back of the house.
The stairway is large and open with a large landing window. There is a bathroom on the mezzanine level and three large bedrooms, one with a balcony. The house requires some level of updating and restoration. There are many original features, with beautiful tiles and painted ceilings. There is a feeling of light and space.
The little lane at the back of the house leads to the land which borders a pretty river, the Auella, with views to a beautiful old stone bridge. The land is currently over-grown and requires clearing, but could be made into a great space to enjoy the outdoors. There is a garage with electronically operated door.
The house is semi-detached. There are mains services and central heating.
The house is set in a little village just 2 kms from the train station at Gragnola. It is possible to walk in 20/25 mins along a river pathway.
The town of Fosdinovo (30 mins) is a walled town dominated by a Malaspina Castle dating back to the fourteenth century. The town is famous for its embroidery on precious linen and Pope Francis’s robe was embroidered by the ladies of Fosdinovo. The town overlooking the beaches of the Versilia coast is reached by a scenic road that meanders through the olive groves above the town of Sarzana.
Within 5 kms is the elegant town of Equi Terme, famous for centuries for the natural warm spring waters, now a spa and wellness retreat.
Lunigiana is a magical part of Tuscany.The rolling landscape is liberally sprinkled with castles of Medici or Malaspina vintage but for lovers of the coast the sea is only half-an-hours’ drive away.The golden sandy beaches around Lerici and the pebble coves of the Cinque Terre are ideal for swimming and sailing in the summer while the snow clad mountains offer skiing in the local resorts during the winter months and are each a short drive away. The area is criss-crossed with marked footpaths for walks to the hills and mountains. The airports of Pisa, Parma and Genova are all within an hours’ drive.
Distances: Gragnola (train station) 2 kms, Equi Terme 5 kms, Fosdinovo 30 kms, Lerici (beaches) 40 kms, Pisa (airport) 85 kms.