For sale, Luxury
Price on request
Gavirate Lake Varese prestigious Mansion built between 1890 and 1892 by the Baumann barons by the famous architect Michele Cairati, whose ingenuity is due to various of the best villas of the period, which embellish Lombardy.
In Lombard style, the interiors and the external portico frescoed by the painter Luigi Spreafico di Galbiate; the coffered wooden ceilings are decorated in colors with gilding. The plan of this villa is irregular with a square tower on the South-West corner. The roof of the villa is entirely covered with slates of Valmalenco. Outside the ornamental parts are in stone by the sculptor Pietro Benaglio, as well as the important stone fireplace in the library.
The villa is spread over four floors for a total of about 2800 square meters, divided as follows:
basement: apartment custodians, service rooms at the pools, technological rooms, cellars
ground floor entrance hall, kitchen, two bathrooms, dining room, living room with fireplace, gallery with glazing, hunting room with fireplace, main staircase in walnut;
first floor 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, study;
second floor 7 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, clock room, tower.
Almost entirely renovated, it is completely habitable.
The floors are connected to each other both by a stone staircase of the period and by an elevator.
The villa is surrounded by a park planted with trees, well-kept of 12500 square meters with swimming pool, 2 tennis courts, game bowls.
The villa is located in Gavirate (VA), in the north-east of Lombardy, not far from the border with Switzerland and Lake Maggiore.
The international airport of Malpensa is 20 minutes and Milan is about 50 km. The area is served by the train north Milan-Varese railways.