Laglio: situated in a tranquil position overlooking the Lake Como, Villa Castiglioni enjoys an excellent sun exposure and an enchanting view of Lake Como and the surrounding mountains, a prime location offering maximum privacy.
The villa was totally renovated to a very high standard and divided into three units in 2005.
The apartments are accessed by an internal lift or staircase.With approx. 200 sq m of living area this prestigious apartment, on 1st floor plus separate apartment of 65 sq. m at the lower ground floor level, is the ideal family home either for permanent or holiday occupation.
At the first floor level: the main apartment consists of an entrance area with tiled floor, an elegant and bright living room with access to a 15 sq. m terrace with lake and mountain views, an adjacent dining room opens onto a 30 sq. m lakefront terrace with magnificent views and a beautiful balustrade. There is also a fully fitted kitchen with breakfast area, a laundry room and ample storage space. In addition there is a grand master suite with double aspect and access to a lakefront balcony, a walk-in closet, and a spacious ensuite ensuite bathroom with shower. There is a second bedroom, a bathroom plus wardrobe.
At the lower ground floor level: the guest/custodian's apartment has a separate entrance and comprises of an entrance area, a living room, a bedroom and a bathroom.
From a quiet road and impressive driveway with parking for guests and beautiful plants leads to the villa which is set in a lush 260 sq.m private garden with fruit trees and from which there are stunning lake views. The are two double garages and covered parking for two cars within this gated property.
Villa Castiglioni is situated in the heart of the pretty and picturesque lakeside village of Laglio, only 15 minutes from Como, the Swiss border and the motorway connecting Lugano with Milan. Malpensa airport can be reached in 45 minutes. The beach and several excellent restaurants and bats as well as a range of local shops are within walking distance. In addition there are pubblic moorings close by and possibility to rent it per year.
Within the villa, the apartment impresses with its elegant interior and is characterised by period details such as original stucco work, frescoed ceilings, plastered ceilings, Florentine frescoes and gilt decoration a s well as high quality features including wooden parquet flooring, security door and domestic system. Most rooms offer amazing views of Lake Como. This beautiful apartment set within an elegant villa is one of our Lake Como properties for sale that reflects quality and style from a bygone era
Laglio is the location of George Clooney's villa and the village has a few shops and restaurants, ensuring it's quaint and air of exclusivity. Cernobbio and Como Town and access to the motorway/autostrada is within 15 minutes drive, which makes Laglio very accessible for overseas purchasers as it is within striking distance of Milan and Malpensa Airport (both within 45 minutes drive)
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