Exclusive luxury villa, for sale in the hills behind Stresa, with stunning panoramic views of Lake Maggiore and the Alps.
The prestigious property, for sale on Lake Maggiore, is surrounded by a well-kept garden of about 8200 square meters with elegant terraces and consists of two separate buildings, the main villa finely restored in 2010, and the cottage used as an annex renovated in 2016.
The luxury villa for sale in Stresa, dating back to 1927, has been completely renovated maintaining the original lines reminiscent of a castle surrounded by characteristic walls, spread over three levels above ground as well as a basement, for a total of about 600 square meters.
Crossing the large wooden door on the ground floor, you are welcomed in the large entrance hall, connected to the large living room, characterized by the majestic fireplace made by precious Candoglia marble, continuing you arrive in the second living area, equipped with large windows with magnificent views of Lake Maggiore and the well-kept private garden.
Moreover, on this level are located the dining room with adjoining large and equipped kitchen, a laundry room, as well as a first guest bathroom.
The impressive wooden staircase leads us to the first floor, where the sleeping area is located, with three large double bedrooms overlooking the lake, with exposed beams, as well as two bathrooms, one of which en suite.
On the attic floor, in the tower, there is the fourth bedroom finely frescoed, with a private bathroom.
In the basement, characterized by brick vaults, a tavern has been created.
The outbuilding, spread over two floors, for a total of about 100 square meters, and consists of living room with kitchen and bathroom on the ground floor, two bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor. Furthermore, on the ground floor there is a convenient garage for one car.
The property for sale on Lake Maggiore is equipped with great privacy, luxury and the lake view are the strengths of this exclusive property. Show more Show less
The luxury Villa, overlooking Lake Maggiore, is only 8 minutes from the motorway access, 45 minutes from Milan Malpensa airport and 15 minutes from Stresa train station, with excellent connections to Milan. The natural reserve Monte Mottarone is easily reachable and has many hiking and biking trails. The town of Stresa is the main location on Lake Maggiore and is only a 15-minute drive from the property.
With its northern shore reaching the Swiss city of Lugano and the southern one near the Italian city of Varese, Lake Maggiore is one of the most beautiful locations linking Italy with Switzerland. It also lies on a stretch of the Lombardia-Piemonte border. As it is surrounded with Alps and with easy access to natural reserves and ski resorts, many outdoor enthusiasts choose to live near this lake due to the combination of nature and proximity to important and picturesque small town on the lakeshore. Cable car lines link the mountain Mottarone to the small town of Stresa, one of the most beautiful on Lake Maggiore, which lays near the Borromean Isalnds. Verbania is well-known for its lush parks and manicured gardens, such as Villa Taranto’s Botanical Gardens. The beautiful municipality of Arona is in an especially strategic location, as is it only a one-hour drive from Milan and a little over a half-hour drive from Milano Malpensa Airport. There are also other lakefront towns such as Sesto Calende, Angera, Luino, Baveno, and the northern city of Locarno.