A beautiful historic 130-year-old 2 level Tuscan villa/farmhouse of 250 square meters, built on an hilltop, with breath-taking views over the medieval village of Lari and its charming castle. It has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
The ground floor is an open space with original arches and high ceilings: a large living room with antiques mixed with contemporary furnishings, a den with a fireplace, a dining room, a large kitchen with a walk-in pantry and a stunning bathroom with a marble sink.
Original “pietra serena", local grey granite stone stairs lead upstairs to the 2nd floor with four bedrooms and two bathrooms – one en-suite - and a balcony with great views.
Under the mulberry tree in the garden, we find a long table which provides seating for 20 people and there is BBQ nearby.
The uniquely positioned secluded swimming pool and a rustic pool house, with kitchenette, toilette, is on top of a small hill behind the house. The barbecue is at the edge of a small forest, which is also part of the property.
A gazebo close to the swimming pool, offers breath-taking panoramic views of Lari and its castle.
A Siena-red road lined with Cyprus trees leads to the house within ca. 2 hectares of landscaped land full of olive trees, wildflowers, fruit trees, and herbs.
The estate has electric iron gates with video cameras and an alarm system and enjoys low maintenance costs; a private well providing water (including the pool), a high-tech wood burning heating systeme as well as a gas heater, minimizing heating costs for the winter.
The medieval village of Lari is 2 km away and has all the services one might need, from banks to the pharmacy to wonderful restaurants.
There is also a permit to built a large bio-lake suitable for swimming.