This beautiful former mill which has been transformed into a magnificent 7 bedroom villa, plus a shepherd’s cottage is located on the Ania river between Tiglio which is close to Barga and Coreglia Antelminelli and only some 35km north of Lucca and an hour from Pisa airport and the coast.
The spacious property provides about 330m2 of accommodation which has been renovated with a great deal of attention to the interior design using natural materials wherever possible, and consists of the following: Ground floor: There is a large entrance into the kitchen from the terrace which follows through into the dining room, both finished with traditional design in mind. The 3 original millstones are also housed on the ground floor and illuminated to provide a stunning impact. There is also a cloakroom which also houses a washing machine and tumble dryer as well as two secure rooms as boiler and storage rooms. First floor: The formal entrance is on this floor leading to a large hallway and the main reception room with open fireplace and a balcony which stretches the length of the villa. Further along the hallway is the bedroom suite on this floor, which consists of a sitting room, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom with French windows leading to the garden. Second floor: The upper floor hallway leads to the master bedroom, with en-suite bathroom, and built in wardrobe, and then on to the 2nd floor bedroom suite consisting also of a sitting room, a bedroom with French doors leading onto a balcony, bathroom and a further bedroom overlooking the meadow and river. The property also has a shepherd’s cottage over three floors with laundry room and storage room on the ground floor. The first floor contains a sitting room of double height, a galley kitchen, shower room and bedroom providing self-contained accommodation for staff or friends. The second floor contains 2 rooms currently only accessible from the outside and currently used as an office and store room. Furthermore there is the Ivy Barn which has been transformed into a stunning games room which is perfect for evening entertaining or use during the day as it remains very cool. The property, sits in about 70,000m2 of garden (about 16 acres) which also contains a large swimming pool. A truly stunning property, beautifully renovated and registered with the local authority as being with full consent and in compliance to all building standards. Price 925.000 Euros