Il Giardino Antico for sale in Tuscany, Italy

Tuscany, Versilia

€1,100,000 ID: 138323

Il giardino antico

In Avenza ( Carrara)  100 meters from the station and just 2 km from the sea, there is an elegant villa built in the 40s recently renovated (2010) with a well-established activity of  Bed  Breakfast since 2003. The structure it is arranged on two floors in the middle of a garden with centuries-old trees and surrounded by tall bamboo that hide it from the surrounding view.

A portico accompanies the villa where, on the ground floor, illuminated by large windows, there is a large living room with a corner fireplace, a dining room and a spacious and functional kitchen . All these spaces are used by the owner and sometimes by the guests but the kitchen only by the owners.

From the living room you enter a bedroom with a bathroom and a corridor leading into the private area.

The owner area consists of a bathroom, a laundry corner a kitchen, a study corner and 2 bedrooms.

Two other rooms with bathroom are accessed from the same corridor, one also has an independent access from outside the villa, designed as a mini-apartment, equipped with a small hideaway kitchen.

From the living room then climbing along a beautiful wooden staircase, you enter the first floor where there are two large bedrooms, one with ensuite bathroom, both with a terrace overlooking the garden. On the second floor, there is a large room with a ceramic fireplace, walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom, also overlooking the garden.

The garden

The garden surrounding the villa is very large. In addition to the numerous plants, the lawn with a romantic well in the center, has been created a large vegetable garden with fruit trees, a play area and a pergola, at the entrance, where to park the cars (at least 5 seats). There is the possibility of creating a large swimming pool.

Always outside, turning around the villa, a recently recovered in an area below the villa. Once used as a cellar for the production of wine storage, it is an area of almost 100 square meters with vaulted ceilings and exposed bricks which can be accessed by a large staircase with steps covered in terracotta and was designed as a further hall (it can comfortably accommodate about 40 people), furnished with masonry benches, tables, kitchen, storage and bathroom.

The position

The villa is located in a strategic position in Avenza, 100 meters from the Carrara-Avenza railway station and only 2 km from Marina di Carrara, 1,5 km from the Highway Genova-Firenze-Roma, 50 km from Pisa Airport an 200 km from Milan. The villa is located in a strategic position in Avenza, 100 meters from the Carrara-Avenza station and only 2 km from Marina di Carrara, surrounded by green parks and pine forest. Other places within easy reach are the villages of Lunigiana, such as Colonnata, Sarzana and Pietrasanta, the cities of Lucca and Pisa (30 minutes by car or train) and the famous beaches of Versilia.


Surface: 450 square meters

Number of rooms: 14

State / class: Renovated building

Energy class: under definition

Plans: 2

Heating: Methane city

Kitchen: 2/3

Box: 1 covered + 5 indoor parking spaces + 2 private outdoor parking spaces

Bedrooms: 8

Rooms to rent: 6 (11 beds)

Bathrooms: 8

Garden: 1800 square meters with automatic watering and autonomous well

Furnishing: included

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  • Details

    Exceptional offers
    Prime Location
    Year of construction
    Property type
    Special class
    Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
    Central heating
    Extra info
    Grounds 0-1 HA
    Total living area
    350 m²
    Plot size
    1,800 m²
    All directions
    City boundaries
    max. occupancy
    Garden , Meadows and Woods
    Stories / levels
    Septic Tank
  • Room information

    Total number of rooms
    Lounge size
    50 m²
    En-suite bathrooms
    All bathrooms
    Kitchen size
    20 m²
    Additional kitchens
    Dining room
    30 m²
    Family room
    50 m²
    Library / Study
    15 m²
    Wine cellar
    100 m²
    Terrace size
    60 m²
    Garage car spaces
  • Special features

    • Open fireplace
    • Child friendly environment
    • Parking Spaces 6
    • TV available in rooms
    • Dogs allowed
    • Broadband internet
    • Workshop
    • Cellar 100 m²
  • Services in the area

    • Lake 30 km
    • Coast 2 km
    • School 1 km
    • Golf Course 10 km
    • Train Station 0.5 km
    • Supermarket 0.5 km
    • Skiing 30 km
    • Airport 30 km
    • Hospital 2 km
    • River 5 km