Manor House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A beautiful house built in 1782 on a hillside overlooking the town of Barga and the Apuane mountains. Very private location with lovely flower gardens, boxwood hedges, palms, roses, wisteria, fig, pear, apple and plum trees, and upper and lower terraces. A grape arbor canopies the lower patio for outdoor eating; a porch swing on the upper level for enjoying the belvedere.
The house, furnished with 19th-century Tuscan furniture and original works of art, consists of two bedrooms, a living-room, a sitting-room with fold-out couch, a fully equipped kitchen, and a bathroom with sit-down bathtub/shower. The kitchen has a fireplace and an abundant supply of wood is available. A washing machine is located in the basement. Parking available for two cars.
Located 1 km. north of Barga (localita' Fondamento), the property can be reached in two minutes from town by car on the main road, or 10 minutes (1/2 km.) on foot along the panoramic old stone road that leads through the medieval gate into the old town of Barga.
Linens and towels are not provided. The property is available for a maximum of four weeks per rental.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Versilia (Pietrasanta, Forte dei Marmi) 60 km|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa 50 km, Nearest railway: Barga-Gallicano 4 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Safe|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
No fewer than three days rentals. Discount for two weeks or more. Deposit required to secure booking to be arranged with owner.
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is famous for its historic and artistic heritage, set in beautiful landscape with sea and mountains. Excellent tuscan cuisine: especially regional specialities maintaining traditional recipes of the Garfagnana area.
Cited as one of hundred most beautiful hilltowns of Tuscany. In summer months of July and August there is an Opera Festival, Jazz Festival, Ten Day Town Festival and Art Festival. 410 meters above sea level with ideal summer temperature. One hour from Tuscan Riviera. Easy access from Pisa Airport and Florence Airport.