Featured by the typical structure of the Italian villas dating back to the 40s, Villa Baveno is a property full of history and charm. Even today its centuries-old trees, which stands out an impressive specimen of pendulous beech, and the important extension of the property make it one of the most prestigious parks of Lake Maggiore. It lays on a park of 20,000 square meters, partly made up of a large pine forest that creates a unique atmosphere, full of peace and quiet. From the villa you can enjoy an astonishing view of Lake Maggiore, that spreads to the Gulf Borromeo, Verbania and all along the coast until the impressive Alps. The villa, set on three floors, has been renovated in the summer of 2014 in order to preserve the historical value, but, at the same time it was enriched by refined details and fine furnishings that have increased the comfort and charm. Every kind of modern amenities has been set at the villa.
All the three floors are furnished in an elegant and cool style, with a retro accent. All the rooms are decorated with oil paintings and watercolors made by a local artist, that make it unique. The large french windows allow you to enjoy a breathtaking view of the lake.
The park is on many levels: from the entrance at the first curve, you can reach the large terraced garage and then, going on, the square paved with local stone. The swimming pool has been built in a privileged position, it allows you to enjoy the lake view even during a swimming; the lawn around the pool is furnished with elegant iron deck, umbrellas, shower and an old stone table that allows you to sit in the shade of the trees. From the pool there is an old stone staircase that runs through all the successive terraces up to the last level before the pine forest: from here the view is breathtaking and it is possible to take a walk to discover the tranquility of the pine forest.
Distances: It is also located less than 5 Km from Stresa and a few Km from Switzerland, in particular from the elegant town of Ascona, 1 km to the center town of Baveno. Less than 60 Km from the International Airport of Milano Malpensa, it is easily reachable by highway or by train from the Milano Centrale station in about one hour.
GROUND FLOOR: spacious living-room with marble fireplace, sitting-room with sofas, piano, card table, bar and small lounge with 3D TV and Apple TV; from the living-room it is possible to access a large covered veranda facing the lake, with small lounge; dining room; outside, balcony with table and armchairs offering views of the lake; professional kitchen equipped with toaster, deep fryer, lemon squeezer, kneading machine, “espresso” and American coffee machine, microwave, mixer, dishwasher, blender and freezer; outside, large dining table, gas barbecue. Lounge with large TV, PlayStation, books and DVD player overlooking the outdoor area with table and barbeque. This room can be turned into a bedroom with a comfortable double sofa-bed, dressing room with closet and bathroom with shower in the immediate vicinity .
FIRST FLOOR: 4 double bedrooms with en suite bathroom and shower; 1 triple bedroom with double bed and sofa-bed and bathroom with shower. All the bedrooms have air conditioning and TV Sat, safe and mini-bar.
LOWER FLOOR: spacious recreation room with large windows and views of the lake, supplied with sofas and armchairs; fitness area with whirlpool bath for 5 people, Turkish bath, gym equipment, relaxation chair, herbal tea-making equipment, massage area with bed and bathroom with shower; laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer