Awarded by the Touring Club with the orange flag as a symbol of excellence in terms of hospitality and local attractions, the town of Casciana Terme Lari offers residents and visitors numerous cultural and gastronomic activities.
Particularly appreciated by lovers of natural beauty, the village has maintained its medieval urban layout through picturesque houses that wind along the typical alleys surrounded by the countryside of the Pisan hills. Casciana Terme Lari hosts numerous architectural and landscape attractions, from the Castello of Vicari to the famous spa complex built by Federico da Montefeltro in 1311, today modernized.
The beauty of the territory gives added value to this charming farmhouse located in a hamlet of Casciana Terme surrounded by a garden with swimming pool and large outdoor areas. A perfect combination of elegance and rustic style, the property consists of the main body divided into three levels, plus the Church of San Martin del Colle and a cosy outbuilding.
A welcoming courtyard precedes the entrance door that accompanies the visitor inside a first boudoir with a fireplace and direct access to the kitchen. Starting from the latter we continue with the dining room: a spacious and bright room with a large table, relax area with sofa and mezzanine floor overlooking the living room. The same level houses the first bathroom with green mosaic floors and walls while dividing the spacious living room the current property has temporarily converted into a double bedroom with walls characterized by round arches.
The iron staircase located in the entrance lounge accompanies visitors in the upper-level rooms. The first floor consists of an atrium with built-in wardrobes, two bedrooms and a beautiful bathroom with a marble platform and covered in pink mosaic with black inserts with a beautiful tub with shower and whirlpool. All rooms are connected by a corridor overlooking the panoramic balcony. The interior features faithfully reflect the rustic spirit typical of Tuscan farmhouses, with refined decorative details that give charm and warmth to living spaces.
The second floor, entirely attic, includes a small atrium overlooking the third bedroom. The entrance hall is also connected to a further bathroom with shower and mosaic tiles in pink antique tones, with strong references to the rosy veins of the marble covering the sink top.
The warmth of the materials extends from the central body, reflecting on the nuances of the facades of the adjacent structures, from the church to the outbuilding.
The farmhouse is spread over an area of about 340 square meters commercial is equipped with the heating system, traditional with radiators and fireplace that allow you to take advantage of the double supply, wood or natural gas according to the needs of future owners.
Traditionally, the floors are in Tuscan terracotta, the wooden fixtures with double glazing and the rooms are enriched by vaulted ceilings and exposed beams, the interiors enjoy maximum lighting thanks to the excellent exposure of the building.
Made with the typical travertine of Casciana with golden hues, the chapel contains original details such as the semicircular apse combined with the recent restoration that has incorporated additional elements such as the bell tower, that rises above the gabled façade. Starting from the apse and for more than two-thirds of the total length, the building is supported by a traditional masonry with segments that alternates with bricks and small drafts cemented by mortar beds. The result is a church that has been able to preserve the charm of historic buildings and integrate touches of modernity, making it perfect for hosting weddings, baptisms or other events.
The property includes a delightful outbuilding with lounge and kitchen equipped with a wood-burning oven, whose interiors overlook the beautiful garden that runs along the farmhouse.
The outdoor areas include a vegetable garden, a pergola equipped with barbecue and a charming bar area located near the pool. The presence of the latter, embellished with elegant terracotta tiles and the solarium area adjacent to the beautiful olive grove, gives a huge added value to a property that could skillfully be converted into a perfect location for events and weddings.
As it is easy to imagine, considering the refinement and the excellent conditions of the interior and exterior spaces, the farmhouse can skillfully transform itself into different spaces according to the needs of the owners. Currently used as a B & B, the property lends itself flexibly to other uses as a location for events or luxury residences, above all thanks to the presence of the external chapel, the outbuilding and the private garden and the excellent conditions of the entire property.