Historical “Travellers Rest” distributing locally produced wine and olive oil
This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase a uniquely historical property, a place where you can live with ancient traditions in a modern world, and thus making your own history within this wonderful environment. Ideal as family home or a small guest house.
The property was built in 1870 which is displayed above the original door.
The entrance to the house opens directly into the lounge which features the original brick built back wood burner. This room room also features the original window fittings and a terracotta floor which was fitted circa 1970
Also on the ground floor there is the laundry, a guest bathroom/wet room and a basement which is next to the garage. The garage is 7m x 5m and from here the original stone stairs lead up to the garden.
On the 1st floor there is a lovely eat in kitchen with views stretching over the beautiful ancient town of Castelvecchi di Compito, Monsulmano and Fucecchio. The kitchen still have the tables from 100 years ago when the building served the community and travelers as an Inn. On this floor there are 3 bedrooms a bathroom and a studio.
On the 2nd floor all the rooms have air conditioning, there are 3 bedrooms and a large new bathroom. This top floor could be a separate apartment as there is the drainage for a kitchen and it will be easy to create an access to the garden that is in one of the 2 not restored storage rooms.
The roof is fully insulated.
Under part of the garden there is a secret storage room with arches, this is where the food product were stored when the building was a functioning restaurant and before refrigerators existed.
To the east there is a delightful covered terrace and BBQ area which is attached to a barn where you could have a summer kitchen on the first floor with a garage underneath.
The 3000 mq garden is completely fenced and has an above ground swimming pool, there is also a registered covered terrace which makes a nice feature in the garden. There is even space a large flat field behind the gently sloping garden included n the property. The owners are able to use the water from the stream behind for irrigation.
All utilities are attached and the house is served by the ‘mains sewers’
If this not enough property for you there is volume available from the old chicken house.