Tuscany Wine Estate with Classic Grand Villa for Sale
This grand classic villa and vineyard for sale is nestled into a Tuscan hillside 15 minutes from the town of Lucca. The prestigious villa benefits from stunning views of the beautiful landscape and is surrounded by 9 hectares of land of which 5 hectares are vineyards producing wines with a good reputation.
In addition to the main villa there are farm buildings and guest accommodation allowing the possibility to run the estate as a business.
The historic and elegant 17th century features a wealth of original period features including well-preserved frescoes, a private chapel and vaulted cellars. The villa is built over 3 floors and offers 570m² of luxurious living space with four principal rooms per floor.
The villa is in good order but to meet the requirements of a comfortable modern living standard, some modernisation such as adding additional bathrooms and bringing the kitchen onto the ground floor from the lower ground is required.
The Gardens and Ground
Manicured gardens and lawns in front of the impressive Lucca villa stretches down to a grand stone stairway that connects the lower gardens. All in all, 9 hectares of land surround the Tuscan wine estate with 5 hectares dedicated to vineyards.
There is a range of grape varieties including Sangiovese, Merlot, Canaiolo, Ciliegiolo, Trebbiano Toscana, Greco, Vermentino Bianco, Malvasia del Chianti and Moscato d’Amburgo. The estate is currently producing five different wines with good local recognition and the possibility to create international distribution.
Additional outbuildings provide 1,900m² additional space for guest apartments, storage areas for machines and equipment. There are also large open plan rooms, which are perfect for private dining, events and wine tastings.
The Tuscany vineyard for sale is located 10 km from central Lucca and its many cultural attractions, shopping and restaurants. Florence is one hour away and Pisa Airport and Forte dei Marmi on the coast are both 30 minutes.