This spectacular classic 7 bedroom Lake Como Villa is close to many of the lake towns, and enjoys a panoramic setting in the heart of the Lake Como district. Its location allows guests to utilize all means of public transportation, but it also comes with the use of a Mercedes Sedan with driver, and a 6-passenger Colombo boat with captain. Exceptional surroundings and culinary delights are only a scenic boat ride away. The villa is roughly 45 minutes from Malpensa airport (Milan) or Agno in Lugano.
The entrance through the front door is into a large marble-floor foyer with 15 foot ceilings, a ½ bathroom (which has a back entrance into the kitchen), a large crystal chandelier, beautiful surround lighting, and a marble staircase leading up to the first floor. The entrance foyer splits; the marble staircase to the left takes you up to the first floor where 4 bedrooms are located; the right of the entrance foyer takes you into the living room area which boasts a beautifully modern, large, open formal living room with both parquet and carpeted floors, a Yamaha grand piano, and an attached 'lake front' sitting room offering lounge chairs and amazing views over the lake, as well as access onto the side patio.
To the right of the living room is the air conditioned study with a marble fireplace, a beautiful antique oak desk, a large 72" flat screen sat TV, leather couches and chairs with surround sound stereo, a CD player, wireless internet (throughout the house), and laptop for guests' use. To the left of the living room is a beautiful, large formal dining room with a large, oval dining table for 12, and direct access out onto the side patio enjoying the beautiful garden and lake views.
The dining room leads into a modern, island kitchen with a 5-range stovetop, a beautiful double oven, double sinks, an espresso machine, a dishwasher, and a large refrigerator/freezer. The entire area boasts marble floors and is bordered by a breakfast room with an oval table and direct access onto a second, external dining area and side patio.
The first floor, up a set of 30 marble steps from the main entrance, consists of the 4 main bedrooms branching out from a marble floored foyer. There are 2 king double bedrooms and 2 queens doubles, all with en-suite facilities.
The first bedroom is a large king with parquet floors, daybed, several couch areas, antique furniture, a flat screen TV, a built-in closet, and a beautiful parquet and marble bathroom with separate bathtub and shower facilities.
The second bedroom is a large king with a built-in closet, a flat screen TV, a full stereo, and a beautiful en-suite bathroom black marble and a large rainfall shower.
The third is a large double with Baldachin bed, an amazingly beautiful, purple mosaic-tile bathtub and great sea views, while the fourth is a queen double with parquet floors, a large built-in closet, and a beautiful white marble bathroom with rainfall shower.
The second floor, located up 24 steps from first floor, is large loft space with parquet floors, a dining area with a nice wood dining table for 6, two different seating areas with large futon couches (that can also sleep one), entertainment system with 72' Satellite-flat screen TV, a Play Station 3, DVD, & WII game system. The second floor enjoys 3 bedrooms, as follows. The first is a double with a 50' flat screen TV, a Bose IPod speaker station, and an en-suite bathroom with large marble bathtub and double sink. The second is a twin with a 45' flat screen TV, while the third is a double, also with a 45' flat screen TV. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms share a large bathroom with separate bathtub and shower facilities. Three is a ½ bath off of the living room as well. The entire second floor is climate controlled and all bedrooms on the second floor boast air conditioning.
The basement floor, located down a set of marble steps from kitchen, boasts an amazing, temperature-controlled wine cellar with and tasting room. Truly unique.
Pool Deck & Garden:
Up a set of 20 stone steps from the main parking area leads up to the back garden area with a huge, super-panoramic pool deck/terrace area with infinity pool overlooking the villa, front garden, and the lake. The beautiful gardens boast a covered stone patio deck with 6 chaise lounge chairs and surround sound radio system while the heated pool (up to 40°C/105°F) enjoys L.E.D. lighting and a full waterfall that extends out from its side down to the front face of the parking area. The back end of the garden also boasts a private entrance behind the villa, which takes you down through the back garden allowing you to drive right up to the pool deck. The back end of the garden boasts a vegetable section, olive trees, & a spice garden, while the front area of the garden enjoys a large, cast iron and stone gazebo with a stone oval dining & tea table and a separate dining table for 6, all overlooking the lake. The area is filled with floral palm trees, olive trees, Japanese trees, and many various flowers). The area is super peaceful, panoramic, and private. The front of the property also boasts wrap around terraces.
Behind the villa, off of the pool deck, lies a two-story, two-car garage and spectacular full spa. The temperature controlled spa boasts a full bathroom with marble sink, large shower & separate toilet facilities, a lounge area with 4 recliner chairs, a large mirror-image LCD Satellite-TV, a full stereo with surround sound, a second, double shower situated next to a large Jacuzzi with L.E.D. lighting, a ceramic-stone sauna which can comfortably sit 8, and a professional massage table. The entire spa is roughly 1000 sq feet.
To the left of the main parking area lies a beautiful, fully independent, temperature controlled gym house (approx. 600 square feet) with a full gym, brand new Techno Gym equipment, flat screen Satellite TV, stair masters, treadmills, elliptical bikes with built-in TV's, abdominal machines, & a full set of free weights. The gym has parquet floors, air conditioning, a small refrigerator, CD player, and a direct phone to the villa.