Luxurious Tuscan farmhouse with panoramic views
Surrounded by the rolling green hills of Tuscany, Villa I Pinoni is the ideal place to escape to the country. Located just outside of the historical town of Lucca, this converted farmhouse offers all the modern amenities, whilst retaining its traditional charm.
The villa boasts a 14m in-ground swimming pool surrounded by sun loungers, deck chairs and even a hammock for lazy days spent soaking up the rays of the Tuscan sun. The compact pool room can be used is equipped with a bathroom, separate shower and refrigerator making it a convenient changing room but it can also sleep an extra two guests in single beds.
The spacious grounds offer stunning panoramic views of the Apuane Alps and the well-maintained gardens are covered in citrus trees, pretty flowers, and creeping vines. There is plenty of space for relaxing in the fresh country air with a small balcony area with comfortable seating overlooking the valley, outdoor couches perfect for enjoying a glass of wine on balmy evenings, and an outdoor dining area with a stone oven, ideal for cooking up traditional Italian pizzas to enjoy al fresco.
Heading up the stone stairs from the outdoor lounge area, there is a greenhouse with spectacular views, creating the ideal space to try your hand at painting, practise yoga, or simply enjoy a coffee whilst taking in the surroundings.
Indoors, the villa is beautifully decorated with original paintings and artworks and furnished with a perfectly curated mix of antique and modern furniture. There are several sitting and lounge rooms with open fireplaces, perfect for socialising or relaxing in during the evening. There is a well-stocked library on the mezzanine with plenty of comfortable seating for curling up with a book.
The fully-equipped kitchen is bright and airy, with beautiful exposed beams and double doors leading onto the terrace to let in the sunshine and warm breezes. Though it has a traditional style, the kitchen features all the modern facilities including stainless steel appliances, a coffee machine, a blender, and an ice maker. The small kitchen table is perfect for casual breakfasts or enjoying drinks and canapes whilst cooking up a storm.
The master bedroom is located on the second floor and boasts forest views, traditional high-beamed ceilings, and a large en-suite bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi bathtub. The remaining double and twin bedrooms are on the first floor, and most have en-suite facilities. For larger groups, the pool house can sleep an extra two guests.
Villa I Pinoni offers unbeatable views, traditional farmhouse style with modern amenities and ample outdoor living areas, making it to ideal property for a family getaway, a corporate retreat or even a destination wedding.
First Floor: Double – en-suite bathroom with bath Twin – en-suite bathroom with shower Twin – en-suite bathroom with bath Double – shared bathroom with shower Twin – shared bathroom with shower
Second Floor: Master Double – en-suite bathroom with shower and whirlpool bath, forest views Studio – double sofa bed and fireplace
Pool House: Separate annex with twin beds, changing room, fridge, WC and separate shower
Villa I Pinoni is just a few kilometres from the pretty Tuscan town of Lucca, famous for its centuries-old city walls. The Apuane Alps surround the area and guests can take excursions or hiking trips to the marble quarries of the mountains.
The surrounding hills are dotted with abandoned farm buildings and natural woodlands, creating a real wilderness atmosphere.
Nearby:Lucca – 10 minutes’ driveFlorence – 45 minutes’ driveSan Gimignano – 1.5 hours’ driveSiena – 1.5 hours’ drive
Train Station (Lucca) – 10 minutes’ drive
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.
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