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Property Id : 1066086
Price: € 110.000
Property descriptionA spacious one bedroom, 50 sqm, south facing, on the first floor of a charming antique restored monastery, with swimming pool close tot he medieval village of Palaia, at 40 minutes drive to Pisa. The perfect place to escape from the city, the noise, the hectic daily life and immerse yourself in the absolute peace of this enchanted castle, once the scene of important stories and adventures, of ladies with long dresses, knights and horses, nuns and monks. Within an hour’s drive from Pisa, Florence, San Gimignano, Siena and Lucca or the Tuscan Coast , this quite and cosy apartment with scenic views, is an excellent base from which to reach the most wonderful and interesting sites in Tuscany. The apartment looks straight down the beautiful Val d’Era to the hilltop village of Peccioli. It comprises a sitting room with a panoramic window opening onto the magnificent magnolia tree and the stone paved square with views over the countryside and the small hamlets spread on the hill tops, a separate equipped kitchen, one bedrooms and one bathroom with window. The Complex includes a shared swimming pool with views down the valley and communal gardens. Beyond being the perfect home to relax and enjoy fantastic holidays in Tuscany, it is also an excellent opportunity as investment as it is a very appealing apartment for letting during spring and summer. The restoration of the complex took place a few years ago and it has been one of the most important renovation in the area. The complex was originally a medieval castle, then it was turned into a monastery and lastly a farm with ‘Frantoio’ (olives mill), barns and the elegant frescoed villa, the manor house of the estate owners. Terracotta flooring, double glazed wooden windows, individual meters for the utilities. This complex stands in the middle of an area that joins the natural beauty of the hills and landscapes with the historical and cultural interests of one of the most beautiful place of Italy. 30 km to Pisa, Volterra, San Gimignano, San Miniato and Livorno with the spectacular Tirreno coasts and the magnificent cliffs in Quercianella and Castiglioncello. Casa Magnolia is an excellent base for exploring Northern and Central Tuscany. The hamlet is a short distance from the little town of Forcoli with its cafés, local shops and banks. The medieval village of Palaia is at 15 minutes distance and every year is the stage of a traditional Medieval Festival. Distances Airport: Pisa 45 km – Train station: Pontedera 12 km – Coast: 48 km – Centre Town: 2 km – Firenze 60 km – Lucca: 37 km – San Gimignano: 38 km – Siena:80 km .
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