This stunning “Art Nouveau” style villa was constructed in 1905 for the Avanzini family, and since has undergone full renovations and refurbishments in 2010/2011. The renovations paid careful attention to maintaining the charm and original style of the traditional elements, whilst installing modern features and luxurious finishings to create a perfect comfortable home.
The property itself is located on a hillside position which boasts a lavish plot of approximately 7245m². Thanks to its south-eastern orientation this home boasts breathtaking views over the surrounding mountains and out towards the Lake Lugano, as well as being bathed in sunlight throughout the day and being totally private. It is conveniently only 20 minutes by car to the local town of Lugano with all local amenities including international schools, and only 10 minutes to the nearby airport and golf clubs
The home itself, which offers a living space of 670m² in a perfect condition, is distributed across 3 floors with lift access, and a basement. On the ground floor you will find a superb entrance hall which leads to the dining room, library with cosy fireplace, living room also with fireplace, stately kitchen, and guest toilet. The first floor consists of the master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom, walk-in closet, additional studio room and fireplace, as well as another bedroom, bathroom and luxurious sauna room. The third floor comprises further sleeping quarters including 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Finally the basement level includes a cellar, 2 grand wine cellars, a laundry room, additional storage rooms, a boiler/technical room, and two private garages with room for 5 cars.
As well as the main home there is the stunning exterior area which is blessed with stunning terrace areas to enjoy the stunning surroundings. There are also 5 fountains, a private swimming pool and an automatic irrigation system to maintain the beautifully landscaped garden.
Throughout the property you will find high quality materials and installations such as an alarm system and a vacuum cleaning system, and the entire property has disabled access.