villa Bice - pleasant holidays in tuscany

Is a country seat resulting from the assemblage made in the early twenties of several buildings:

  The mansion.

  The Church of S. Rocco.

  "La Palazzina".

  "Santichiesoli".

  The park.

The result is a pleasant residence with swimming pool.

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 The Mansion

Was built around 1850 for countess Collarini. In 1917 was bought by Bice Lodolo, great grandmother of the actual owners. The surface is around 10000 sq. feet on three levels, with two staircases.

the mainsion

grottesche

The main rooms are decorated with beautiful "grottesche"

 San Rocco

the church was built in 1630 and annexed to the property in 1926.

he church of S. Rocco

park

  The park

The twelve acres park results from assembling of the park Collarini, enlarged and restyled according to the plan of Guido Bersiani in 1920, the "communal parterre or public walk" completed in 1740 and other properties, with four gateways.

La Palazzina

Was built in 1920 as a gatehouse. It consists of 2000 s.f. with 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.

the cottage Palazzina

the cottage Santichiesoli

  Santichiesoli

The legend and the name suggests that in old times it was a chapel, then a farm, a gate house, and now is a pleasant residence of 1700 s.f. near the swimming pool, with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

 


San marcelo Pistoiese

Villa Bice is in San Marcello Pistoiese, ancient village on the hills, 650 m. o.s.l.
at a distance of:
20 Km. from Abetone
50 Km. from Lucca
30 Km. from Pistoia
63 Km. from Pisa
65 Km. from Florence

BOLOGNA SIENA FIRENZE PISTOIA MONTECATINI TERME LIVORNO PISA LUCCA VIAREGGIO ABETONE BAGNI DI LUCCA MONTAIN


the Mansion  
the "Palazzina"  
"Santichiesoli"  
the park  
other photos  

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