Prestigious luxury seafront villa of great charm, unique in its kind for exposure and beauty, set inside the renowned park of Monte di Portofino dotted with exclusive residences and frequented by the most famous families of the world jet set. The villa has a particular care for the internal layout of the spaces with extraordinary views as far as the eye can see on the Ligurian sea.
The villa stands on the promontory overlooking the coast road that from Santa Margherita Ligure leads to Portofino, in the center of Spiaggia Lunga beach, between Punta Pedale and Punta Cervara dominated by the ancient Benedictine Abbey of San Gerolamo. Center of Portofino with its boutiques, restaurants and bars is 5km away. Genoa can be reached in 50 minutes by car. The nearest airport for scheduled flights is Pisa at 145km, while Florence airport is 205km and Milan airport is 270km away. The Genoa airport for private jets is 50 minutes away and Massa airport is just in an hour and a half away by car.
The villa of over 570 square meters was built in the 60’s with particular care in order to open every room to the outside and the sea. On the ground floor there are large living rooms embellished with antique fireplaces, two large kitchens, a guest bathroom, an area for stuff composed of a bedroom, bathroom and laundry; the ground floor has two independent entrances and two internal staircases that lead to the sleeping area located on the upper floor, represented by six bedrooms that open onto a terrace and the sea; four of which have their own bathrooms, the other two have common one. The double staircase allows to have two completely disengaged living areas that can be lived as such, both distributed on two floors and with their dehors.
Instead on the basement floor, which is also served by an independent entrance, there is the caretaker's home, which consists of a living room, a kitchen, a bedroom with its own service and a laundry room.
The particularity of this luxury villa is given by the atmosphere characterized by its park typically Mediterranean maquis interspersed with non-native arboreal specimens of tropical origin. A private driveway embellished with citrus groves and pergolas of roses winds through the property e leads to the house. A large flat lawn is dedicated to a seawater swimming pool set among ancient olive trees and inserted in an architectural design of rustic and green terraces built according to a design by the landscape architect Pietro Porcinai. Access to the villa from the garage is facilitated by a funicular system for transporting things and people.
State and finishes
The villa is in excellent condition thanks to continuous maintenance by the owners. The luxury finishes are the result of a careful research of materials such as antique terracotta, precious ceramics and marbles. The new generation of internal and external doors and windows protects against sudden changes in temperature, keeping them warm in winter and cool in summer. The volumetric and perimeter alarm system makes this luxury residence very secure.
Villa of great representation, which lends itself well both as the main residence for demanding people and as a residence where can be spend pleasant time in total relax and privacy in free time.
Property Features Include: Waterfront, fireplace(s), Gated Entry, security system, heated pool, off street for nine cars, autonomous heating
Views Include: Water, Sunrise, Sunset
Additional Information: balcony, cellar, courtyard, intercom
Built in: 2005
Lot Dimensions: 10890 sqm