Architect Designed Fully Restored and Ecological Farmhouse with Landscaped Garden and Pool Found Near Barga
This home has been restored to the latest buildings specifications with its owners investing in Eco-Technology. The Photo-Foltaic panels produce 1800 euros a year just in electricity sold back to the grid, the water is heated by solar power and the rainwater is harvested on site. It is built on three floors and one enters on the middle floor into a beautiful, light living area with fireplace and French windows.
The fireplace has vents to force the hot air into the room making it lovely and cosy even in the winter. The kitchen is spacious with an attractive stone finish. Off this room is a guest suite with access from the outside as well as from the living area. This suite has a ensuite bathroom and its own hallway as well as being a spacious double bedroom.
The carpentry in the entire house is of an extremely good quality and the stairs going up to the first floor are beautifully profiled and lead to a stunning, formal sitting room with high ceilings and underfloor heating. This was originally the barn and so there are still the ‘mandolate’ to be seen. This room even has access from the village.
On this floor, there is also a study with access out onto the terrace on the first floor as well as the master bedroom suite which also has French doors onto the first floor terrazza.
Underneath the house there are 6 cantina rooms that can have all kinds uses, one is another guest suite which has its own entrance. Another room with its own entrance is the boiler room which doubles up as a laundry.
Behind the house are four more rooms that have been partly finished. One used to be used as a gym, one was for storage, one is for the fotovoltaic system.
Landscaped gardens, with olive trees, fruit trees and pool area are connected by gentle terraces. The pool is a 10 ix 4.5 m with a walk-in pump room. The rainwater is harvested and stored in storage which then can be pumped around the garden for irrigation.
The sewers are mains.
Tiglio is a lovely village on its own hillock with views of both Barga and Coreglia.