Nestled in the heart of a picturesque village, suspended at an altitude of 600 meters amid the impressive landscapes of Via Francigena and the thriving countryside of Pontremoli and Lunigiana, sits a captivating one-bedroom country house. This distinctive property boasts a rich aura of charm and allure, intriguing the senses and sparking the imagination with its mix of traditional architectural style and thoughtful modern renovation efforts.
The quintessentially Tuscan house, spans approximately 50 square meters, each corner housing a touch of authentic Italian charisma. As you enter on the ground floor, you're welcomed by a warm and inviting living room, complete with a cozy fireplace and functional kitchenette - a perfect space to create culinary masterpieces or to simply unwind with a glass of local wine. A unique iron spiral staircase leads you to the first floor, offering the comforts of a spacious double bedroom, a practical bathroom, and a well-lit hallway.
The crowning jewel of this quaint abode is, undoubtedly, the enchanting stone-paved terrace of approximately 60 square meters, flanked by a rustic pergola and traditional wood oven. Here, you can savor unparalleled views over the valley, bask in the Tuscan sun, and make unforgettable memories.
The house brims with opportunities for prospective overseas owners seeking a tranquil retreat, casual weekend holiday home, or an investment property. And although a fixer-upper, the house only needs a touch of personal flair to transform it into a comfortable and elegant dwelling.
The property is conveniently located around 100 meters away from the village car park – offering a peaceful yet practical solution to living in this rural Italian idyll.
Pontremoli, a city crisscrossed by rivers caressing ancient bridges, paints an idealistic picture of Italian life. Notably, the imposing Piagnaro Castle towers the city, housing the fascinating museum of stone statues. This property is just a 15-minute journey from key landmarks, bustling squares, quirky shops, and rich cultural sites - providing a perfect balance between rustic countryside living and urban exploration.
Commutes and travel are made easy with the highway's exit being just 15 minutes from the property—allowing easy and swift access to some of Italy's prominent cities such as Parma (55 minutes), La Spezia and Massa (25 minutes), and Milan, Bologna, and Brescia (90 minutes). Ski enthusiasts will delight in the proximity of Zum Zeri (35 minutes away), or the alluring Cerreto Laghi (just an hour away).
For those preferring air travel, the Parma G. Verdi airport is 55 minutes away, Pisa's Galileo Galilei airport is about 50-minute's journey and the Bergamo Orio al Serio airport a 2-hour drive away. In addition, the Pontremoli Train Station, rich in connections, is within a comfortable 15-minute reach from the property, offering quick access to the stunning seaside resorts.
Experience Life in Lunigiana:
Lunigiana, the northernmost part of Tuscany, is a region mired in mystery, enveloped by rolling hills, dense woods, chestnut oaks, vineyards, and olive groves overlooking the majestic Apuan Alps. Each village within this region boasts a rich historical lineage, with numerous monuments, castles, and relics to explore and appreciate. With abundant hiking trails, horse riding routes, and mountain biking tracks at your disposal, Lunigiana, home to the illustrious Via Francigena route connecting to ancient Rome, awaits to unfold a world of enriching experiences.
Living in this house opens up a world of idyllic Italian countryside living, seasonal festivities, friendly natives and tranquil mornings coupled with stunning sunsets, an unhurried pace of life, and a wealth of historical and cultural treasures waiting to be discovered.
- Living room with fireplace
- Double bedroom
- Outdoor stone paved terrace
- Wood oven
- Completely renovated
- Stunning valley views
- Located in the heart of a small, charming village
- Abundance of local amenities and attractions
- Strong historical and cultural proximity
- Proximity to key cities and transport hubs
- Easy access to multiple outdoor and indoor activities+
A property currently priced at a very reasonable €65,000, offering an alluring embrace of culture, tranquility, and natural beauty. Perfect for those seeking to immerse themselves in the Italian way of life or for those looking to invest in a property with boundless potential.