Apartment | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Timeless lake view living for families and friends!
Situated in a prominent and breathtaking lake front position, in the elegant and up-market village of Moltrasio; this exclusive villa offers beautiful accommodation in timeless surroundings for medium to large size parties.
The beautifully restored period villa retains many fine features and offers bright and well proportioned rooms with high ceilings and ornate finishes including lovely Murano glass chandeliers.
The lower ground floor features a very large, fully fitted kitchen ideal for private chef hire and for catering for large dinner parties. It is furnished with all the desired self-catering appliances also including a coffee machine, microwave, gas oven and hob, toaster, food blender, kettle, fridge and dishwasher.
A separate and bright lake view dining room with parquet flooring and featuring a charming working stone fire place, allows for a formal yet pleasant dining atmosphere with you and your guests and is ideally situated from the kitchen – it also enjoys access to the large lake view garden.
Outside, guests can enjoy a fabulous 'alfresco' dining experience with a pretty ornate dining area and BBQ which is situated on the sunny lake front terrace which wraps around the front of the villa. The pretty garden features a picturesque lawn, a sunny lakefront terrace with modernist sun loungers, a private boat mooring facility with steps leading down to the water and some beautiful vistas to enjoy with good wine and company.
The lower ground floor of the villa also provides guest accommodation ideal for guests requiring easy access, with a large and welcoming twin bedroom with many pretty and useful features including two single beds, wardrobe, ornate lamp stand and a modern wash basin with vanity mirror and shower.
The ground floor of the Villa features a fine marble mosaic flagged hallway which leads to two reception rooms with the formal drawing room offering beautiful views of the mountains, lake and garden. The room is furnished to an elegant and comfortable finish with original marble mosaic flooring, high ceilings, antiques and comfortable leather sofas where guests can relax and unwind with their favourite DVD on the SAT flat screen TV. Guests can also enjoy use of a second lake view sitting room with modern sofas and featuring original parquet flooring, a working stone fireplace and a lake view balcony which can be accessed from the elegant French doors.
For entertainment, a wonderful office study and a lake view games room with a full size snooker table with original parquet flooring and wooden panelling, is situated on the ground floor and enjoys access through a pair of French doors to the sunny lake front terrace and garden.
A cloakroom WC is also situated to the ground floor.
From the hallway a grand stone stair case with ornate wrought iron hand rails leads to the upper floors which comprises on the first floor, a second master bedroom with double bed, a walk-in wardrobe, a modern en-suite bathroom with bathtub, SAT TV and access onto a lake view terrace.
A third bedroom ideal for couples with an elegant double bed and romantic lake views also features to the first floor as well as a fourth twin bedroom ideal for family or friends. Two further bathrooms with one featuring an overhead shower over the bath tub are also located on this floor.
The second floor of the villa features a fantastic lake view tower and additional sleeping accommodation to the loft with a low-ceiling bedroom and bathroom, which can be utilised by guests if needed.
The Villa also offers a washing machine and off street parking for guests' convenience.
Moltrasio is a very beautiful village with a lakefront centre with elegant villas and ancient passageways leading up the hillside to the slopes of Monte Bisbino above. The village enjoys a prominent past which still exists today with Villa Versace and being famous as the place where Winston Churchill spent the summer of 1945, after WWII.
There are many fine restaurants ideally situated within a 15 minutes drive away including Il Gatto Nero in Cernobbio, Crotte dei Platani in Brienno and La Piazetta in Argegno.
The cosmopolitan delights of Como city are also ideally situated just 20 minutes drive away, with train links to Milan and Malpensa Airport.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||68.8 km, 14.1 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|