Large detached property with a panoramic terrace and lovely view to the historical village of Mulazzo. Over 330 sqm (3,500 sqft) of accommodation in three, two-bedroomed units. Requires some modernisation.
Currently arranged as three independent apartments, but with potential to easily create one spacious home, or perfect for owner accommodation and holiday rental potential.
On the ground floor is a kitchen which opens onto a lovely dining terrace with a great view, a good living room, two bedrooms and bathroom. Also on this floor also is a further unit with independent entrance to large kitchen with balcony, two bedrooms and large bathroom. Upstairs there is a further self-contained portion with a kitchen, bathroom, two bedrooms and terrace. There is an attic area with good ceiling height offering further potential to convert and a large cantina room on the ground floor and a garage.
The property has a small garden to the front and panoramic views to the village and the open Magra valley. Sweet lawned, private garden. Good car access and easy parking and private garage. Walking distance to amenities in the hilltop village of Mulazzo, in Lunigiana, northern Tuscany.
Mulazzo is well known for connections with Dante. It is said that Dante was exiled here and it was here that he wrote the purgatory of the famous ‘Divine Comedy’. There are several hill villages set amongst the chestnut groves and streams and rivers that criss-cross the lush green landscape. There is a pizzeria / restaurant in Mulazzo, a wine bar and a friendly cafè on the piazza. The village also hosts a museum on the life of Dante as well as a book shop.
The medieval market town of Pontremoli (with motorway and train station) has excellent restaurants and shops and a beautiful cobbled piazza and castle. The Apennine ridge of Logarghena famed for its wildlife and beautiful walks can each be reached in 15 minutes, The ancient town of Pontremoli has been built between two rivers as an expansion of the central castle and wherever you look you will find elegant palazzos with internal courtyards overlooking the river. The cobbled lanes leading up to the castle are flanked with stone houses and interlinking arches. The twin arched roman bridges are the gateway on either side of the town. Pontremoli has a good selection of shops and restaurants, a theatre, hospital and the famous Castello which houses a museum. The central Piazza della Repubblica has traditional cafès where you can mingle with writers as the town hosts the most important Italian book prize and literary festival each summer. Don’t miss the imposing white marble Cathedral and colourful street market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Lunigiana is a magical part of Tuscany. The rolling landscape is liberally sprinkled with castles of Medici or Malaspina vintage and 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 (UNESCO World Heritage Site) 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 : Pontremoli 8 km (motorway and train station), Aulla 10km, Lerici (beaches) 40 km, Cinque Terre 45 km, Parma (airport) 90 km, Pisa (airport) 95 km, Lucca 95 km, Florence 120 km.