Villa Moscheni was built in 1650. It is situated in Tuscany in a unique position at the foot of the “Noble Hills”, 9kms North/East of the walled city of Lucca. The villa is situated few hundreds of metres from the famous villas of Lucca: Villa Reale, Villa Grabau and Villa Oliva. The Villa was bought by the Buldrini family and the work of reconstruction and consolidation begin, the gardens and vegetable gardens are reproduced according to the information available on the typical Lucca style of the villas outside the city walls. The architecture recalls the the 15th century style with the two-level entrance staircase on the principal facade, with balustrade and columns in stone and the three-arched lodge of
typical Tuscan order facing the rear facade. The property has a park with century-old trees, splendid Mediterranean plants and fruit garden. A gallery of roses crosses one side of the garden, from the pool (13/6mtrs and from 1.10 to 1.60 deep) to the lemon houses one of which has a ping pong and billiard table while the other has a kitchen for cooking lessons and pizza parties. These can also be used for special occasions or just for reading and relaxing.
There are 10 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms.
The inside of the villa is decorated with frescoes of the 1600/1700, restored to their original splendor in 2018. All the elements which furnish this spectacular property are of the highest historical value due to their authenticity. From the original, cotto pavements to the wooden beam ceilings, the delightful fireplaces, the columns in marble , to the precious frescoes and decorations. The elegant and sophisticated furnishings with precious materials and elegant gildings lend great charm and unique emotions to this antique building. The villa, approximately 1.000 mq, has three floors and can hold 20 guests.
On this floor there is the main kitchen with the original wood stove and opens onto the garden; the dining room, closet, two bathrooms with toilet, bidet and hand basin, a second smaller kitchen and a lounge room. The original cellar has been converted into a cellar, with the original wooden wine barrels, an area for wine-tasting and a special room with an excellent selection of wines. From the cellar there is a direct entrance into the garden.
The entrance into a salon by a typical Lucca style 16th century staircase. From this central salon you enter:a lounge room with fireplace, a dining room, , a kitchen which opens onto a covered patio, two double bedrooms, a shared bathroom, another double bedroom with a separate bathroom , a fresco e “music “room with piano, a study, a lounge room and a bathroom with shower.
On this floor there is a big fitness room with all modern athletic equipment, 4 double bedrooms, another 3double bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
1 double bedroom with shower.
2 bedrooms with two single beds which share 1 bathroom with shower.
2 bedrooms with two single beds which share a bathroom with bath, shower, double basins, toilet and bidet.
1 double bedroom and 1 bedroom with two single beds which share a bathroom with shower,
Distances (approx. kms):
Lucca (with all kinds of shops) at 9 km, Siena 143km, Pisa 28 km; Viareggio 35 km beaches; Forte dei Marmi 46 km beaches; Pistoia 44 km; Florence 92 km; Volterra 77 km.
Cots and high chairs
Water, cooking gas, electricity
Mid week cleaning
Air conditioning (if used): € 0,60/kWh
Security deposit held at Check in: € 1000,00
Check-in: from 3.00 PM to 7:00 PM
Check-out: by 10:00 AM