Character property in picturesque village – 2 bedrooms, loggia and terrace Typically Tuscan house in a quiet village, on the outskirts of Casciana Terme, with large porch and terrace.
The house is semi-detached and consists of the lower floor apartmen
Character property in picturesque village – 2 bedrooms, loggia and terrace
Typically Tuscan house in a quiet village, on the outskirts of Casciana Terme, with large porch and terrace.
The house is semi-detached and consists of the lower floor apartment of 90 sqm plus 80 sqm of loggia and terrace.
The house consists of spacious and bright living room with kitchen, hallway, bathroom, bedroom with en-suite bathroom and beautiful vaulted ceilings, another very large bedroom with fireplace, original terracotta floors and ceilings with wooden beams and bricks.
The house also has a beautiful wine cellar which is currently not connected to the the house (it has its own entrance) but it could be put it in communication. It is located directly underneath the large bedroom with fireplace.
A parking space for exclusive use is also part of the property.
The house is perfect to enjoy your holidays in a small and quaint Tuscan village and to explore this beautiful area.
It has strong potential for letting during the long summer season, but it can be also the perfect home to live in.
The village is located about 130 meters above sea level and enjoys an excellent view and climate; it was a medieval village and in ancient times there were sighting towers of which only one remains today in the center of the village.
It is just 4 km from the beautiful town of Casciana Terme, famous for its thermal waters and its spa that welcomes thousands of visitors every year. Casciana is dominated by a castle and since Roman Times it has been famous for the curative warm thermal waters that gurgle out of the ground at 37.5 degrees.
Casciana Terme offers all the services: excellent local restaurants, bars, shops, banks, post office, supermarket and a picturesque weekly market in the main square.
Set halfway between the medieval town of Volterra and Pisa, the reefs in the bays of Castiglioncello and the golden sandy beaches of the Versilia coast can all be accessed within half an hour.
The countryside around Casciana Is dotted with beautiful stone farmhouses and rustic cottages overlooking golden meadows.
Don’t miss the wild boar festa In May and taste the pasta with wild boar sauce or the stewed wild boar with polenta.
The town is located in the 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 epitomise the Tuscan landscape.
The area is scattered with historical towns and medieval villages, castles and country churches and a landscape with golden meadows of wheat dancing in the breeze, vineyards, olive groves and fields of sunflowers. Meandering through the countryside of Valdera you feel the vestiges of the mysterious Etruscan civilization. Here Andrea Bocelli was born and bred and it is in the heart of Valdera in Lajatico that the famous Teatro del Silenzio (the Theatre of Silence) where the natural landscape creates a breathtaking setting and in the summer months some of the biggest names in opera come for a special performance.
Distances: Pisa 40 km, Florence 80 km, Siena 85 km, Coast 30 km, Lucca 40 km, Volterra 40 km, San Gimignano 50 km.