Lake Como Menaggio - Pure beauty in the most valuable and sunny area, in the middle of Lake Como, 100 meters above Menaggio we offer a Villa for sale.
Invisible from the outside, spectacular and amazing inside. Large property, exclusive, wide open to nature. On the front it has only the lake, the mountains, the sky. Surrounding the property, one of the finest Italian gardens, an important dimension, flat and very rare in the area, of 15,000 Sq.m, with considerable building rights to extend the existing villa or also build two new villas with easy division of the land.
* The VILLA located in a wonderful landscape .. the colors blend with the environment and the dwelling is like a part of it. Arranged on one level of 213 Sq.m it consists of a large living room, kitchen and dining area, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garage and cellar: designed and built in 1952 by architect Lucia Ponti and the engineer Giovanni Bonicalzi, of Milan, with supervising of engineer Mantegazza (father).
Can be enlarged: the extensive grounds allow, according to the municipal planning, different possibilities, according to the tastes, desires and needs.
* The VIEWS across all the lake from top to bottom: Bellagio, Varenna, Menaggio; both coasts and from Lecco to Como; North Lake from Bellano until Valtellina and the mountains of Chiavenna. In front, the Grigna, the Giumello and Legnone, Retiche Alps in the north with the Badile. To the south, the Corni of Canzo. To the west the Grona and Bregagno. The garden and the plants frame the best views in all directions, without any obstacle to the eye. The most various landscapes at all times of day and year with all the colors of nature and flowers.
*The GARDEN and OLIVE GROVE It is the masterpiece of the property. What makes it different and gives it a unique personality. It has been published several times in books and magazines. Large English lawn, with pine trees, beautiful beech trees, with a magical and rare mixed border of Eastern origin plants: camellias, rhododendrons, maples, and Japanese cherry trees: a very romantic garden, which alternates with mastery double vocation, Alpine and Mediterranean, of the lake. But there are also a magnificent olive grove, several fruit trees, two beautiful vegetable gardens and a roses which produces flowers continuously from May to December. Botanic park and landscape of great value.
All immersed in a scenario of very rare beauty with a breathtaking lake view.
Asking price €3,000,000 (plus 3%+VAT marketing / finders fees)
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