Lenno: particular independent villa with private garden a few steps from the centre of Lenno and the lake, yet surrounded by greenery and tranquility.
The villa dates back to 1937 and contains decorated facades and stylish interiors. The current owners have maintained the internal characteristics of the villa including - decorated ceilings, original herringbone parquet stylish flooring.
The property is arranged over 2 floors plus the attic and is laid out as follows:
Ground floor level (100 sq. m.): there is an entrance to the side of the villa, a lounge with feature fireplace, a dining room, a kitchen set in the very bright veranda. There is also a second living room, a bathroom with bathtub, and a staircase leading up to the first floor
First floor level (100 sq. m): There are 3 large bedrooms, a bathroom, a balcony overlooking the lake and a fourth bedroom on the mezzanine level between the ground and first floor.
Attic floor level: this area is currently used as a storage room, but it would be possible to raise the roof to build a substantial third floor.
The villa has a 400 sq. m. private garden which houses a storage room for garden equipment and on the opposite side of the entrance an extra room that can be used as an extension.
The garage is located to the side of the entrance to the villa and is big enough to accommodate a large car.
There are lake views from the first floor, all the rooms are very light, bright and airy due to the number of windows throughout.
Privacy is guaranteed within the villa's large garden. The position and size of the villa would make an ideal family main/first home or alternatively a large second home with plenty of outdoor space for relaxation and al fresco dining.
The villa represents one of our portfolio period styled Lake Como properties for sale.
The villa, is situated on a secondary road which is accessed from the main road and so is very close to all the main services and facilities. Lenno is an important centre of the western shore of Lake Como, situated between the promontory of Lavedo and to Portezza. Here begins the coastal area, called Tremezzina, which end at the Maiolica. The historical treasures found by archaeological excavations are of Roman origins, providing wealth information relating to Lenno.
The Church of St. Stephen and Baptistery, the Monastery of Acquafredda, so called from a source that springs in the churchyard, was built in the twelfth century and rebuilt in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Furthermore Villa Balbianello a beautiful eighteenth century villa owned by the FAI from 1988 is famed more recently as the location of Hollywood movies such as Star Wars, Ocean Eleven and Casino Royale.
Lenno has many facilities such as restaurants and bars, two supermarkets, banks, shops and a beautiful lido overlooking the wonderful Venus Bay. Every Tuesday Lenno plays host to a very picturesque market that runs along the lakeside and where shoppers can find a variety local products.
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