For Sale €.850.000 - Villa
This romantic Liberty Villa built around the beginning of the 1900s of approximately 430 sqm is for sale in Barga.
Situated in the centre of Barga within walking distance of all the important services such as shops, banks, post office and chemist’s, the villa comprises on the ground floor: an entrance through the original double glass doors into a bright hall which leads onto a dining room with a fire place and two large windows overlooking the garden, a living room with ceramic floors and a large window and glass doors that open out onto a patio area paved in marble. From the living room there is access into a bright sunny room which at present is used as a music room. The large kitchen also has glass doors that lead onto a second paved patio area on a different side of the house but which maintains the same privacy as the rest of the external area of the property. On the first floor: two double bedrooms and two large rooms which are presently used as dressing rooms or walk in wardrobes, two bathrooms each with a bath and a shower are decorated with Venetian Plaster and there is also a study. With exclusion of the bathrooms this floor has parquet flooring. At the top of the house is a large attic with wooden beams and floors which offers plenty of storage space whereas in the basement there is more storage room and the laundry. The property also boasts out buildings used for wood storage and as a boiler room and a garage and the old lemon house which is now used as a summer kitchen is perfect for entertaining friends and family in the hot weather. The large garden of 1700 sqm approx has fruit trees and is bordered by a high hedge for privacy and there is also space for a swimming pool.
The Villa has been very well maintained and still has some of the original furniture which can be sold with the house if desired. Both the fireplaces work and can be used although there is also gas central heating that runs cast iron radiators. The purchase of this villa not only gives you the opportunity of owning a beautiful house but also the privilege of owning a piece of Italian history that has survived two world wars while conserving its charm and elegance.