Villa Sisinnio - Lake Como, Italy

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Villa Sisinnio - Lake Como, Italy

  
 

 

Introduction

On the western shore of Lake Como on the outskirts of the charming village of Argegno is this elegant 5 bedroom Belle Epoque villa. The property has an elevated position and therefore benefits from superb lake views. The property is situated in a large, sunny inlet on the western shore of lake Como, between Laglio and Tremezzo. The ancient center of the village is very picturesque and offers a good variety of restaurants, bar, coffee shop, & pubs. There is also the hydrofoil and private boats which connect this area to all of the main points on Lake Como.


Exterior

Villa Sisinnio was built by a wealthy industrial family from Milan in 1911. Due to its beautiful location, one can see from the headland of Bellagio to the north and as far as Nesso to the south. A beautiful church lies just in front of the villa, allowing for a romantic spot for weddings or celebrations.

The gardens are immaculate with lush lawns, trees, and fragrant flowers. There are several seating areas scattered throughout the gardens and a superb 14 x 5 meter Roman style, heated saline pool. To the side of the pool, the elegant wrought iron and glass pergola provides shade for the outside dining and seating area. Separate from the main villa there is an independent guest house. This comprises a comfortable lounge with sofas and eating area, a wood burning stove, kitchenette, a shower room and first floor double bedroom with lovely lake views.


Interior

The house and gardens were fully restored in 2002, preserving all of their ancient details and materials; marble and terracotta floors, doors, ironworks, and decoration are all originals dating back to 1911. The antique furniture, paintings, and statues create help to create a very unique atmosphere.

The spacious and elegant main villa has a vast living room with comfortable seating, feature fireplace, and lake views, a formal dining room, and a separate library / television room with screen projector and satellite television. The large fully fitted family kitchen has a breakfast table and fireplace with sofa and a wood burning pizza oven, essential in any Italian home. The first floor boasts two spacious double bedrooms and a single bedroom and two large family bathrooms with marble fittings, one with a Jacuzzi bath. The master bedroom is located on the top floor with a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom with shower. A truly elegant and beautiful family home in a superb location.

The property boasts Wi-Fi Internet, fax, computer, printer, scanner, and a copier. There is also a private alarm system. The resident staff will provide a cooking and cleaning service. The property offers a secure garage for three/four cars and large, fully enclosed grounds with electric gates and sweeping driveways.

 

 

Property Highlights

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5.5 bath
  • Superb lake views
  • Swimming pool, 15x5 meters
  • 800 sq. ft. guest house
  • 35,000 sq. ft. private fenced park