Portion of a large house (180 sqm), presented in excellent condition throughout, with three bedrooms and two bathrooms and with a wide wrap-around balcony with panoramic views.
There is a private entrance to a large living room with fireplace, which flows through to a fitted kitchen with dining table opening onto a wide balcony with outstanding views. The accommodation is all on one level: there are three double bedrooms, one of which opens onto the balcony and two modern fitted bathrooms (one with shower and one with bath). Upstairs there are two large attic rooms.
There is good road access, private parking and a garage. Large cantina for storage. All services are connected. Central heating. Garden/ land of 560 sqm next to the house with garden shed (20 sqm) on it.
The house is set in a beautiful area on the edge of a national park, and only 5kms from the wonderful lake, Lago di Gramolazzo, where there is boating and swimming to be enjoyed. The woodlands and walking trails in the area are remarkable, with fabulous views.
The small town of Piazza al Serchio with pizzeria, shops and a station (trains to Lucca) and also a restaurant with a swimming pool is within a short 5 mins drive. Even closer, there is an agriturismo with an excellent, country restaurant within walking distance. This area is on the border between Lunigiana and Garfagnana in the Tuscan hills with a nearby lake and trails into the mountains. The area is famous for the stone statues which date back to the Neolithic age and are thought to be gifts to the moon Goddess. Garfagnana is the valley which stretches west of Lucca and is characterised by hilltop villages and small towns with cobbled piazzas. Equidistant, and just 20 mins away, are the medieval market towns of Fivizzano and bustling Aulla with supermarkets, shops, motorway and train station.
Fivizzano a medieval walled town with a central cobbled piazza is often referred to as the Florence of Lunigiana. The bustling town hosts many cultural events over the summer with concerts in the piazza and reenactments of medieval parades. With its musical heritage the town also attracts international musicians during its annual folk music festival. There is a hospital, shops and restaurants in the town. Lunigiana is a magical part of Tuscany with breath-taking scenery and an abundance of medieval castles. The sunshine, glorious countryside, delicious food and wine, kind and friendly people offer a perfect mix for a summer retreat or for year-round living.The golden sandy beaches around Lerici and the pebble coves of the Cinque Terre are ideal for swimming and sailing. The area is criss-crossed with marked footpaths for walks to the hills and mountains. The airports of Pisa, Parma and Genova are all just over an hour away.
Distances: Piazza al Serchio (train station, shops) 3km, Lago di Gramolazzo (boats, swimming) 5 km, Pieve San Lorenzo (trains) 15 km, Fivizzano 30 km, Aulla 40 km, Lucca 65 km, Lerici (beaches) 65 km, Cinque Terre 75 km, Pisa (airport) 90 km.