This romantic Liberty Villa built around the beginning1900s of
approximately 430 sqm is for sale in Barga.
Situated in one of the most sort after areas 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 open 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. Access to the first floor by way of a marble
stairway and hand-made iron banister is composed of: a double bedroom
and a suite with en-suit with a dressing room and a room which is
presently used as dressing room but could be used as a bedroom, a
bathroom decorated with Venetian Plaster with a shower 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 or could be converted
into more bedrooms whereas in the basement there is more storage room.
The property also boasts out buildings used for wood storage and as a
boiler room and a double 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 with
original frescos painted around 1913 by the famous the artist Bruno
Cordati from Barga (1890-1979) but also the privilege of owning a piece
of Italian history that has survived two world wars while conserving
its charm and elegance.
guest room (sep. facilities)
airport > 50 km
Overall external condition
in perfect condition