Situated within the medieval walls of the well-known town of Barga, 3+ bedroom property with commercial potential (eg B&B, restaurant) close to the historic parts of Barga Vecchia (Old Barga) and Il Giardino, its modern bustling centre. The property has 5 entrances – a testament to its rich and varied history – as well as a number of original features. The ground floor has been used as a restaurant, café and grocery shop in the past . The property is distributed over 4 levels and comprises of: spacious cellars, two shop fronts, storage room , cupboard and wood oven on the ground floor. (this could be converted in to further accommodation. The upper levels are all living area and they comprise of: spacious lounge with access to a panoramic terrace (circa 40sqm) overlooking the valley, open plan kitchen diner with fireplace and exposed wooden beams, bathroom with shower, three spacious double bedrooms with views over Barga new town and three cupboards. The property is in good condition and is move in ready but it is in need of some modernisation. There is parking space under the “loggia” and this extends to a 25m long privately owned mountain path. This is a unique opportunity to buy a spacious property with characterful features (exposed wooden beams, stone walls and marble chipped staircase) and the rare luxury of a panoramic terrace! Barga is a traditional, medieval, walled town of Longobard origin with a wealth of sites of historic and cultural interest. These include its famous "Duomo", a cathedral whose origins pre-date the year 1000. Set in the beautiful Garfagnana region of northern Tuscany, the area is characterised by chestnut woods and olive groves, but bounded by the rugged peaks of the Apennines and Apuan Alps. There is a lively music and arts scene through Opera Barga and Barga Jazz. Barga also has its own theatre: Teatro dei Differenti. Outside the original walled town, is a more modern centre offering a further choice of cafés, restaurants and shops, as well as tennis courts, a riding centre and a swimming pool. The region offers a wealth of activities for those who wish to venture beyond Barga's cafés including: mountain biking, trekking & mountaineering, horse-riding and skiing. The Mediterranean beach resorts are just over hour's drive Lucca is 45 minutes drive away and of course Florence, Pisa and Siena are all within easy reach. The well equipped ski resort of Abetone is also just over an hour away.