Old Country house has been completely renovated in keeping with the original features of the place. GROUND FLOOR: a large living room with fireplace that opens out onto a cozy but fully equipped kitchen. In the Living room there is a sofà- bed. Bathroom on the same floor. FIRST FLOOR: 3 bedrooms with air-conditioning and a bathroom. 1st bedroom with an antique wrought-iron bedstead bed. 2nd bedroom has twin beds that can be joined to make a double bed if required. 3rd bedroom is a single room. The original structure of the building has been preserved it still retains comfortable period furnishings and every modern convenience has been provided. The farmhouse is situated on a hill with olive groves and scenic views over Lucca. Large outdoor area of 5000 sqm (completely fenced in with a gate) with a swimming-pool (12.60m X 5.40m, depth min. 1.10m max 2.20m) for exclusive use. Just outside the front door there is a vine-covered pergola and a gazebo where visitors can eat.
Holiday villa 'Pennecchio' is ideal for all seasons.
It perfectly suitable, even if the weather is not enough pleasant to stay outside, or during the winter months.
You can also sit around the fireplace in the living room, chatting with friends and members of family, with the discreet company of a slowly burning log on the fire.
Outside: There is a large outdoor area of 5000 square metres. Fenced-in garden, Covered parking area within the property is possible, Gazebo with a wooden table and 7 wooden chairs, barbecue, 2 sun-beds / loungers and 5 deck-chairs
This holiday villa is situated to the north of Lucca in a small village called S.Colombano.
Lucca: This villa is to 9 kilometres from Lucca. It is situated in the hills north of Lucca in a small village called S.Colombano. Lucca is a town of Ligurian -Etruscan origins, enclosed by a circle by 16 th century walls, with its palaces, many churches ( S.Martin Chathedral, San Michele, San Frediano etc..) the Amphitheatre square, medioeval towers such as 'Guinigi Tower' and 'The clock Tower' and gardens, makes up a small enchanted world. From the tree topped 'Tower of Palazzo Guinigi ' you can enjoy a splendid view of the town, with its red rooftops, its campaniles and the surrounding countryside which extends out into the distance to catch a view of the majestic profile of the Apuan Alps. 'Via Fillungo' is the most important shopping street and walking towards the centre you will discover 14Chouses, Renaissance loggias and small antique shops situated along the stone-paved alley ways. It is also possible to rent bicycles to ride around the ancient town walls (about 4 kilometres long )
The Tuscan Region: In a short time you can reach many beautiful destinations such as:
FLORENCE (80 kilometres ) the most important art city in Tuscany
PISA (40 kilometres) and its world famous 'Piazza dei Miracoli' and LeaningTower.
SIENA (145 kilometres), famous for the Palio (horse race) and Chianti wine...
S.GIMIGNANO (125 kilometres) , famous for its medieval towers and ancient churches
VERSILIA COSTLINE (38 kilometres) including Viareggio, Marina di Pietrasanta, Forte dei Marmi.
The GARFAGNANA Valley (32 kilometres) a beautiful mountain area .
The famous CINQUETERRE (MONTEROSSO – VERNAZZA – CORNIGLIA – MANAROLA – RIOMAGGIORE) is approx 105 kilometres away. It includes five world renowned fishing villages with lots of brightly coloured houses and tiny beaches.From where you can also reach LERICI (80 kilometres) and PORTOFINO (100 kilometres) beautiful sea-side villages.The area can be reach by train or by ferry from La Spezia
The Island of Elba is another important tourist attraction.
My name is Stefania. I am a 'Lucchese' businesswoman, and I live near from my holiday villa 'Pennecchio'.
This Holiday Villa belongs to our family since 1970. I restored all the villa on 1997.
Holiday villa 'Pennecchio' is a Tuscan holiday farmhouse on the outskirts of Lucca, at San Colombano, a typical Tuscan village situated along the slopes of the hills of Lucca, and is surrounded by age-old olive groves.
The recently restored farmhouse set along a hillside overlooking the plain of Lucca is, without doubt, the perfect spot for those wishing to spend their holidays amongst enchanting countryside whilst still being able to enjoy the benefits of all the latest mod.cons.
The farmhouse is the ideal setting for family holidays, and is also suitable for groups, couples, sports enthusiasts, lovers of nature and all those who enjoy a healthy lifestyle and adventure holidays.