PRIVATE PROPERTY. Located on the hillsides of Tuscany surrounded by thermal spas the historical and elegant “LA CHIUSA” dating back to the 15th Century offers an oasis of peace and quiet in this recently restored property. Its located offers the serenity of the countryside whilst being close to major centers of interest in Tuscany. The residence is located in the village of Bagni di Lucca, a town made famous thanks to the historic thermal baths and casino, which in 1800 was one of the most popular areas of the Grand Ducato di Lucca, frequented by famous writers such as Mary Shelley, Percy Bysshe Shelley, the German poet Heinrich Heine, and Victor Hugo the French dramatis which has no become an interesting museum. During the low season, La CHIUSA, is ideal for those who wish to make the most of the local thermal spa’s for the regeneration of the body and mind.
Additional amenities include: internet wi-fi connection, cot, barbecue mobile, american coffe machine, TV satellite, mixer, iron and iron board, hairdryer, moka.
Interior The villa is disposed on three floors. From the main entrance you enter the main hall which gives access to the entire ground floor of the property, composed of: kitchen, dining room with living area, another living room, a service bathroom, a double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower, laundry room, and a study. From the main hall via an internal staircase you have access to the first floor with two double bedrooms, both with en suite bathrooms (one with a tub and one with shower), two twin bedrooms, one with en suite bathroom with shower and an additional bathroom with shower. The mansard on second floor is closed. From the ground floor you have access to the cellar in the basement, where there are three rooms communicating to each other, consisting of a kitchen (not working) equipped only with an ancient marble sink, a dining area and lounge with fireplace, to relax in the natural freshness during the summer time. The floor is completed by a toilet.
Park The garden is about 3000 sqm and is the major feature of the villa. Like the Baroque style it has large green spaces outlined by small hedges and secular trees. In the center of the garden there is an small intimate area equipped with benches and a small table where you can enjoy the shade and the natural harmony. The views from the garden are unique, with a beautiful panorama of the entire valley in front of the house, which stretch to the famous Ponte del Diavolo.
Swimming Pool Just a few steps from the porch, the pool has a rectangular shape (5 x 10) with a constant depth of 1.50 meters with a chlorine purifying system. It is lined in white PVC, which harmonizes well with the surrounding landscape. The access into the pool is via Romain steps and the pool border is paved with beige ceramic tiles, and the solarium area is characterized by a beautiful lawn and equipped with sunbeds, deckchairs, small tables which provide the perfect setting for you to relax under the trees. The pool is open from the last Saturday of April until the first Saturday of October.
Pets on request
(Emma Villas reminds that the herein contained information and any possible updates are to be attested on the Emma Villas website).
To be paid at the time of booking: 30% as DEPOSIT (non-refundable) calculated on the listed price (and not on the possible discounted price), plus 5,9% of the total of the reservation for the EV Commissions (which include costs for opening and management of the practice, customer assistance service 7 days per week, agency commission, Europ Assistance insurance policy for Cancellation expenses of the booking). The deposit payment can be paid bank transfer or credit card: no extra commission is required for the deposit payment by credit card;
To be paid within 60 days prior to the beginning of lease: 70% as BALANCE to be paid by bank transfer or credit card. Balance payment by credit card is accepted with a charge of 2% on the amount of the balance for VISA/MASTERCARD circuit and of 3% for AMEX Circuit.TripAdvisor property ID 1832193...Read more
The villa is located in the village of Bagni di Lucca, in the province of Lucca, in a hilly area. Situated on Tosco Emiliano Apennines, considered an oasis of peace and serenity, away from the traffic whilst at the same time in the vicinity of the major centers of interest. LA CHIUSA is within easy reach of the Artistic centers of Tuscany such as Lucca (23 km) Viareggio (55 km) Florence (96 km), Montecatini Terme (45 km), Pisa (45 km), Barga (13 km). For nature lovers there are also areas such as Lago di Vagli (42 km ), Orrido di Botri (16 km), Grotta del Vento (24 km). For the lovers of well-being are the famous thermal baths of Bagni di Lucca (4 km), Montecatini Terme (49 km), without forgetting the small villages that characterize the area Garfagnana, with their typical medieval summer events.
Airport: Pisa 60 km, Firenze 86 km, Bologna 129 km, Perugia 251 km, Roma 394 km, Milano 352 km
Train station: Bagni di Lucca 1 km
Highways: Lucca 27 Km, Capannori 35 km
Shops and services: Fornoli 500 mt
Beaches: Viareggio 53 Km, Lido di Camaiore 54 km, Forte dei Marmi 53 km
Access roads: paved, narrow road uphill for about 400 m.
Attractions within 100 km: Lucca 24 km, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana 24 km, Viareggio 52 km, Firenze 96 km, Pisa 45 km, Montecatini Terme 40 km
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