Villa Cipressi is a pretty villa set in a large garden close to Lucca, sleeps 10+2
Villa Cipressi is a beautifully restored, spacious barn
on two floors. It has lovely decor
and furnishings, which are a mix of elegant and rustic. The ground floor
is made up of large, spacious interconnecting rooms that have several
large arched French windows opening onto either the patio or garden and
have traditional features of chestnut beams and terracotta floors. There
is a large covered patio for "al fresco" dining and a very large
private garden and pool.
It is a great base for exploring the city of Lucca, the Tuscan coast and
the mountain area around Barga and Garfagnana. It is also within easy
reach of Florence and Pisa.
Villa Cipressi is a perfect location if you want a quiet, peaceful country location that is close to a local village (1km) and within easy reach of Lucca (20km), Pisa and the coast (40km). The rennissance city of Florence is 60km and there are trains from the local station at 5km.
2018 Prices in € euros per week
|6 Jan - 27 April||
28 April - 25 May|
22 Dec - 5 Jan/19
26 May - 29 June|
1 Sept - 29 Sept
|30 June - 1 Sept|
Villa Cipressi is a beautiful house on two floors and has many traditional features typical of Tuscan barns such as the criss-cross detailing on the outside walls and large arched doorways. These features have been used to create a beautiful barn conversion, combining many unique original features including chestnut beams, tiny peephole windows and main rooms full of light from large arched French windows. The ground floor is exceptionally spacious and is open plan with several interconnecting rooms that all open onto the patio or garden. The owner has decorated and furnished the house with top quality fixtures and fittings and some lovely antique pieces. The interior décor is very tasteful and reflects the style of the house with a mix of both country style as well as more elegant features such as beautiful glass chandeliers.
The main entrance is into a living room with open fireplace, high
ceiling, satellite TV and a first floor gallery.
It has a very spacious kitchen/dining room with hob, oven,
fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave and a large French window to
the patio. Also on the ground floor is a second lounge with open
fireplace, pretty glass chandelier and arched window to the garden.
There is one bathroom with bath and shower and one double bedroom with
French windows onto the garden. Being on the ground floor it is also
suitable for disabled persons.
There are a total of 4 bedrooms plus a gallery with 2 days beds on this floor. There are 2 twin bedrooms and 2 double bedrooms. One with a pretty four
poster bed and the other with a beautiful antique bed. Both rooms overlook the garden.
There is a first floor gallery with a study and two comfortable single sofa beds overlooking one of the living rooms for extra guests. On the first floor there are 3 bathrooms with showers. One of the bathrooms is suitable for small children as the wash hand basins are at a lower level. There is also an upstairs hall with a washing machine and laundry area.
Very large garden (5,000 sq mts)
Private pool (14 x 6 mts) open May - Sept
Air con in bedrooms
CD & DVD player
Iron & board
Gazebo at pool
Ping pong table in the garden
Kids play area with swing and slide
Wheelchair accessible ground floor bedroom
Available on request (charged):
Mobile phone hire
Mountain bike hire
Check in from 4pm
Check out by 10am
Animals allowed on request
Local village - 1km
Altopascio - 5km
Montecatini Terme - 20km
Lucca - 20 km
Nearest beaches - 40 km
Florence 60 km