Lucca villa i558,italy

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The first records of this villa appear in 1646, then later it belonged to the Orsucci family until 1836,
when it was bought by Carolina Buonaparte, the widow of Gioacchino Murat, king of Naples. Carolina
Buonaparte's bedroom remains intact and is in the noble quarter on the first floor: pictures and
ornaments have remained in their place, as if enchanted.

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Lucca villa i558,italy

  1. 1. Villa i558 Fact SheetLucca area Villa i558Segromigno in Monte, Lucca area, ItalyKEY INFORMATION: Rating Beds Baths Sleeps Weekly Low Weekly High Weekly Peak 9 6 17 EUR €10,480 EUR €10,480 Contact UsVILLA IMAGES(c) VillaGetaways.com www.villagetaways.com/italy/lucca-area-i558.html
  2. 2. Villa i558 Fact Sheet(c) VillaGetaways.com www.villagetaways.com/italy/lucca-area-i558.html
  3. 3. Villa i558 Fact SheetVILLA DESCRIPTIONVILLA I558 IN SEGROMIGNO IN MONTE, LUCCA AREA, ITALYThe first records of this villa appear in 1646, then later it belonged to the Orsucci family until 1836,when it was bought by Carolina Buonaparte, the widow of Gioacchino Murat, king of Naples. CarolinaBuonapartes bedroom remains intact and is in the noble quarter on the first floor: pictures andornaments have remained in their place, as if enchanted. Villa Monfiorito is about 12 kms from Lucca,is part of the italian Historic Homes and has entirely preserved its architectural heritage from the(c) VillaGetaways.com www.villagetaways.com/italy/lucca-area-i558.html
  4. 4. Villa i558 Fact Sheetrestoration undertaken in the XVIIIth century. The domestic staff lives on the premises inside the villaand are completely available for 8 hours a day, taking care of the cleaning, the laundry service andwaiting at table if required. You can also hire a cook for the preparation of lunch or dinner, withseparate payment for this service. Large grounds surround the villa, which are divided into several areaswith a circular-shaped swimming-pool, and lies in large green area enclosed by the old walls, along withrelaxation areas and large areas for children; the other, larger pool is on the opposite side in anattractive area of the grounds. The village of Segromigno, with services and shops is about 1 km away,and the beaches of Versilia about 45 kms. The villa has a laundry service, run only by the domestic staff,air-conditioning in some of the bedrooms on the second floor, heating, dishwasher, stereo with CDplayer, satellite-TV, and internet connection. With the 15 bed solution, the two owners will live in anindependent part of the villa and offer assistance as necessary. In this case, guests will not be able to useone bedroom, one bathroom and the small kitchen.The main entrance to the villa is from the grounds,via a flight of steps and a terrace suitable for aperitifs and open-air dinners, and you enter into a largesalon/living-room, furnished with original pieces from the 1700s and two large paintings attributed toVincenzo Dandini, a well-known florentine painter around the middle of the 1600s. From the firstdoor on the left you enter into a living/reading room with period tables and chairs and two largemirrors; from here you enter the royal bedroom once belonging to Carolina Buonaparte, with preciousfurniture and sumptuous materials and air-conditioning, then from the double bedroom you come tothe bathroom with hydromassage bath-tub, a double bedroom with bathroom with bathtub and showerextension. On the other side of the salon you come to the dining-room with dumb waiter from thekitchen, and also to a double bedroom with four-poster bed with a small single bedroom next to it, bothof which use a large bathroom with bath-tub; then there is another double bedroom with four-posterbed which has an external bathroom with bathtub. Down a flight of stairs you come to the ground floorwhere you find the large, original kitchen, still mostly intact, another small kitchen, the laundry and aWC, then still on the ground floor, from a second entrance you come to the rear of the grounds. If yougo up the stairs from the salon, you come to the second floor, where you arrive in a twin bedroomleading to another twin bedroom with air-conditioning, which share the same bathroom with bathtuband shower extension. Up another five steps you come to a further twin bedroom leading to anotherdouble bedroom with four-poster bed and air-conditioning, and these too share a bathroom withbathtub and shower extension.(c) VillaGetaways.com www.villagetaways.com/italy/lucca-area-i558.html

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