Verbania, Verbano, Italy

Ref: LUX-T613

The architectural composition of the villa, two bodies symmetrically joined and distributed over two floors, makes this a truly elegant property. On the first floor we find the spacious living room, kitchen and night area with master bedroom, double bedroom and bathroom. The entrance is to the rear of the house, where we also find the hall and a guest bathroom. The living room is situated to the front of the villa and opens out onto the porch with elegant arches and terraces leading down to the pool area. A small room has been situated beside the steps leading down to the pool area to serve this area and this same room is directly connected to the basement floor to the house. On the first floor of the house we find three large bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. Each room opens onto the spacious terrace which covers the lateral wings and central porch around the house.

Verbania, Verbano, Italy

Ref: LUX535

The design of this villa is characterised by a classical theme, reminiscent of the aristocratic style of country houses. The pavillion in front of the main building, which constitutes the main living room, is a dominating element in the distribution of volumes within the property. This lovely pavillion is linked to the main house by a characteristic corridor made entirely of stone and traditional arched windows. The living area offers, in addition to this spacious living room, a dining room, large kitchen, bedroom and guest bathroom. The whole front of the villa is decorated with arches over the porches, with lead onto the lawn and outdoor swimming pool. On the first floor we find three double bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. The master bedroom opens out onto the terrace overlooking the garden and the pavillion. The main staircase, which also connects to the attic and is illuminated by two classical style dormer windows, also gives access to the basement floor where we can find the service rooms and a garage.

Marbella, Malaga, Spain

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REF: C101-1-lux

Modern masterpiece with Bali touches and panoramic sea views set on a double plot in Cascada de Camoján, a gated on community on the Golden Mile offering 24 hours security. This mansion was designed by a well-known architect using top specifications throughout and features: impressive entrance driveway along the Asian terraced garden with parking for 3 cars leading to a magnificent wooden main door made in Indonesia with a koi pond on both sides. On the ground floor there is an stunning double height entrance hall; spacious living room with gas fireplace; open kitchen with dining area and a beautiful study, all with access to large covered terrace with water features, 2 gas fireplaces and glass curtains, and access to the pool. Master en-suite bedroom with gas fireplace, “his and her” walk-in wardrobes (hers being upstairs) and private terraces; guest toilet; staff area with storage and laundry rooms. On the upper level: 3 en-suite guest bedrooms, one with access to roof level where there is an artist´s studio, all bedrooms have access to covered terraces. Lower level: 2-bedroom guest apartment with lounge; bathroom and kitchenette; storeroom; wine cellar; cinema room with bar; 4-car garage with revolving floor and machinery room. Wonderful mature garden with heated salt water pool and vegetable garden. Featuring: domotic system for lighting, TV, video, music, a/c, underfloor heating and 2 alarm systems: one laser perimetral around the house and a second in and outdoor 150-zone alarm system with cameras and recording, geothermal installation for pool heating, hot water…

*Meina, Novara, Italy

Ref: LUX445

Beautiful two levels Penthouse  with amazing view over the Lake Maggiore, in Meina. The apartment is in a building of recent construction with swimming pool, close to the town centre and the lake.

It is unrefined, but it will be totally finish for the selling, letting the buyer choose between some options of refinishing. The current plan sees a big living area with three balconies, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom on the lower floor.

On the upper floor two bedrooms with balcony and a bathroom. There are two other options of division of the spaces. It is possible to buy a double garage.

Belgirate, Verbano, Italy

Ref: LUX-701

In Belgirate, overlooking Lake Maggiore, in exclusive position, villa with swimming pool, built in the 1950’s , recently restructured, within a park of 14,000 sq m of forest trees, besides a wood of 28,000 sq.m. The villa is built on three floors; the ground floor has a large living room, sitting room with fireplace, kitchen, bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a small independent apartment comprising a living room with fireplace and kitchenette, bedroom with bathroom. Service area with a laundry room, boiler room and cellar. On the first floor there is another living room with fireplace, overlooking a large terrace, dining room, kitchen, service room with bathroom. The sleeping area has three bedrooms each with ensuite bathroom, two of which open onto a terrace. Loft with two bedrooms and attic room. The lake, with the dock, beach, garden of 1,000 sq m, boathouses and slipway, can be easily reached.

There is an outbuilding of 140 sq m that has also been completely renovated.

Perugia, Umbria, Italy

Ref: LUX-castle-Umbria
Three different architectural units on behalf of three historical periods can be found: The middle Age (dating back to XII Century) when the thick stone boundary walls (2,5 metres and more) and the Longobard tower were built.
The Renaissance (dating back to XV-XVI Century), when the main body of the Castle with the main tower of round shape was built.
The neo-gothic Age (XIX Century) represents that part of the building facing the internal hamlet . This part of the castle is the only one with old rose plastered façade.
 
The castle has a structure with old stone and bricks and has a total surface of 2000 square metres.
 
Inside the castle there are some boardrooms, historical ballrooms and habitable corridors, as well as seven suites with bathroom with Jacuzzi bath tub and chromotherapy, hozonetherapy and Turkish bath, seven bedrooms with en suite bathroom and single bedroom with bathroom.
The manor apartments on two floors, have four double bedrooms with the possibility of a third bed (each with bathroom facilities as above). In the Tower Longobard there are over 4 levels other double rooms. At the first level of the tower are located 2 bathroom amenities.
In the guest quarters of the castle there are two additional bedrooms with bathroom. The total bathrooms are 18, including also the staff ones.
The property includes three equipped kitchen: the original castle’s kitchen (on the ground floor), the manor kitchen (on the first floor) and the guest quarters’ kitchen (on the second floor).
On the ground floor there are many large-sized boardrooms and ballrooms, like the Grande Salone degli Armigeri (100 square metres and more) linked to the large  kitchen of the Castle with a porch with shatterproof glasses, leading to the two small living rooms of the cloister, which leads, in its turn, to the Longobardic tower where there are additional bedrooms and bathrooms. An internal stone staircase leads to the Piano nobile of the Castle and to the suites, from one of which we access independently a large terrace of 60 squazre metres, facing the cloister of the castle.
From the Longobardic tower, through the helicoidal staircase, we access the external betterment facing the secular park and the panoramic terrace of the castle (facing the pool and the valley) overhanging the porch.
 
On the Piano Nobile of the castle there are other boardrooms leading to the main tower of the castle, which is divided into four levels and is partially frescoed. All the Piano Nobile of the Castle, including some corridors have decorated walls and ceilings.
From the Piano nobile we access another suite and a living room internally decorated. From here one can enjoy a superb 360 degree view on the medium Valley.
All the rooms are equipe with wi-fi internet connection. In the last few years the castle has been carefully restored, both internally and externally.
 
Those interventions kept it in excellent condition . The systems have all been re-done according to the latest European safety rules.
The Castle has also been restored in the structure according to the latest earthquakeproof rules . All the roofing have been reinforced and caulked. All the windows have been carefully restored.
 
The property is completed by a secular park of 8500 square metres with high shaft trees and a garden with statues and footpaths. In the terraced garden there is a beautiful pool with roman staircase. The pool is 12,5 metres long and 6 metres large and is equipped with Jacuzzi bath tub with aromatherapy and chromotherapy. The relax area includes a gazebo with a refined Murano glass chandelier, drawing rooms and old jugs dating back to 1700 as well as umbrellas and hammocks.
 
Classifications register the entire surface of the Castle: D2 (intended for commercial use).
 
Classification of the only private chapel register: B7 (religious buildings). 
 
DETAILS
TYPE: Castle
CONDITION: Completely restored.
POSITION: Dominating.
SIZE: 2000 square metres (21528 square feet)
TOT. N° OF ROOMS: 100
BEDROOMS: 16
BATHROOMS: 18
FEATURES: Old stone and brick construction, porch, frescoed ceilings and walls.
ANNEX: Yes, private chapel.
ACCESS: Excellent.
POOL: Yes.
ELECTRICITY: Already connected.
WATER: Already connected.
TELEPHONE: Already connected.
ADSL: yes
GAS: Already connected.
HEATING: Already connected.
GARDEN: Yes, very well maintained.
LAND: 8500 square metres of private park with secular trees.

*Altea, Alicante, Spain

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Ref: LUX0344

Penthouse – 3 floor – with beautiful sea views from the terrace in a closed urbanization. Renovated in 2017. Living room with exit to the terrace, kitchen closed with laundry. Underground parking. Urbanization with green area, playground. Concierge service. Urbanization one of the closest to the centre of Altea. A few meters from the beautiful bay. Rent guaranteed.

Arona, Novara, Italy

Ref: LUX-961

Brand new modern Villa with infinity edge pool, in a panoramic position of Arona, with a magnificent view on the Lake Maggiore and the Rocca Borromea. It is unrefined, with the possibility to choose the finishing and ask for the “turnkey” option. The project expects to build three floors: on the upper floor a living area with big open windows and covered terrace, kitchenette and half-bath. On the lower floor three bedrooms, two bathroom and covered terrace, and in the basement fitness area, hobbies room and equipment room. The property is sold with all the facilities, pool and internal stairs predisposition, letting the future owner to complete it with a personal taste.

Marbella, Malaga, Spain

REF: C215-lux

Set within one of the most magical and mature gardens in the Marbella area one finds this beautiful, cortijo-style mansion with panoramic sea and mountain views. This spectacular property is situated in an exclusive gated community offering 24 hour security. The property is surrounded by nature and offers complete privacy. A beautiful private driveway leads one through the wonderful manicured gardens up to the main entrance of the property. Built around a central patio with fountain, it comprises, on ground floor: impressive living room with fireplace and cathedral-style ceiling and elegant dining room with fireplace, both with access to a large terrace and the garden; country style kitchen with dining area; 2 en-suite bedrooms, each with private living room; 2 further en-suite bedrooms; guest toilet. Upstairs: master en-suite bedroom; 2 bedrooms sharing bathroom. Lower level: staff accommodation with one bedroom and wine cellar. Wonderful garden with heated pool, beautiful rose garden and different area to enjoy the nature and its surroundings. Pool house with BBQ area, kitchen and dining area, which could be converted into a guest house. Features include: marble and terracotta floors, A/C in all rooms, fire alarm, private water well with water softener, electricity generator, solar panels with drain back system, security cameras, automatic irrigation system and much more. Garage for 3 cars. Possibility for building two more houses on the plot. Minimum plot size: 2,600 m2 and building volume is 0,20%. A magnificent property, within a 12 minute drive to Puerto Banus!
Property Features
Air Conditioning Hot/Cold, Completely Equipped Kitchen, Fireplace, Garage, Garden, Patio Andaluz, Pool, Staff Accommodations
Views
Excellent, Mountains, Panoramic, Sea

Lesa, Novara, Italy

Ref: LUX-813

This property of 1900 is in Lesa comprising a villa and its outbuilding, fully renovated in 2003 with refined materials and technological systems revisited in 2013. On the first floor the villa is divided into a spacious entrance hall with coffered ceilings and the original fireplace of the age, a study, dining room adjacent to a large kitchen, guest bathroom in black marble and coating in cream-coloured onyx. On the first floor there are 3 bedrooms, a bathroom with tub and shower with fossil black marble flooring. The master bedroom has two walk-in closets, an en suite bathroom with shower covered with red onyx. On the second floor there is the attic with a living room and kitchen corner, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. In the basement a gym has been created with a Turkish bath, Kneipp bath, shower and Jacuzzi, relaxation area, laundry room, boiler room with equipment for the air circulation. The wine cellar has been created with the flooring and the walls covered in stone. The property includes a garage for 4 cars.

The annex building is on two levels with 2 bedrooms and a kitchen.