Country Houses


Lucca - Ancient Villa


Villa Pfanner was originally the country house and shooting lodge of the Pfanner family, who was residing at Palazzo Pfanner within the walled city of Lucca at the time. Located in a panoramic area in Monte San Quirico, the property is within a stones throw from Lucca Centro. Villa Pfanner is constructed on five levels with a total floor surface of 750 m2. Surrounded by a wonderful private garden of 6,800 m2, this Tuscan villa boasts a stunning fountain next to the main entrance to the villa. A fantastic veranda with relaxation areas, pizza oven and barbeque ideal for leisure on a hot summers day. The villa has an extensive terrace area that has stunning views of the beautifully established gardens and the adjacent forest. The interior is equally striking the property has had complete renovation to the highest standard Basement The basement is currently used for storage and utilities but can be modified to a cellar if required. There is a large Limonia,, a boiler room and an elevator power room that has been fully refurbished recently. The villa has an elevator that operates from the ground, first and second floor. Ground Floor The ground floor comprises of a magnificent and impressive reception area with original marble flooring and two door access to the rear terrace where there are stunning views of the surrounding hills. There is an elegant dining room, with many original ornate features with original marble flooring. A magnificent lounge, with extensive marble flooring and an original marble fire place. A State of the art Italian stainless steel kitchen with every conceivable function available, an island design with seating of up to six people with large granite surfaces and marble flooring. In addition there is a guest toilet with marble flooring. First Floor Four large luxurious bedrooms, three of which have an en-suite bathroom all built to the highest standard. The bathrooms have full floor and wall marble design in keeping with the period of the property. Second Floor A large Mansarda with beautiful marble flooring, a bar area , one bedroom with a luxurious en-suite bathroom. There is an option to modify two existing rooms into further bedrooms on this floor if required. Third Floor A further bedroom that is currently being used as an office, plus an additional guest toilet. There is a staircase to access the tower where one can have a 360 degrees view of Lucca, the hills and its surrounding areas. The tower is decked in stone and is suitable for private sunbathing if required. Villa Access There are two electric entry gates, front and rear. A garage and a parking bay for two cars. Security There are two security systems installed in the villa. One a comprehensive internal alarm system and one external alarm that has an advanced motion detection system. Both of which are connected to a local security agency who act immediately on alarm activation. MUST BE SEEN Asking price € 3.500.000