In the small town of Cernobbio, famous for the international meetings of the economics, finance and politics, in a few minutes from the centre of Como, lies the lovely Villa Magnolia, built at the beginning of the XX century, during the Belle époque.
The villa of Liberty style, fits in strongly with the villas of the small town of Brunate from the terrace of Villa Magnolia appears to be in a dominant position, framed by the green of the mountain.
At the turn of the century, when the Milanese aristocracy set up their second luxurious houses, the towns Cernobbio and Brunate were considered the most prestigious tourist resorts in Europe.
The breathtaking views of the lake and the Alps, the hotels, the funicular, created the luxury atmosphere that attracted the famous families.
Villa Magnolia belonged to aristocrats of Monza, built and furnished with refined taste. The villa occupies 3 floors for a total of about 660 sq. m awith attic and greenhouse in the basement (where it’s possible to realize the SPA area).
Its facade is embellished with decorative elements of Art Nouveau and boasts some balconies with wrought iron railings of excellent construction and a large panoramic terrace overlooking the first basin of Lake Como, the town and the surrounding hills.
The property on the sunny side boasts a park of over 1,500 sq. m that develops on different levels that make the path in the park pleasant and enjoyable. A historical plant of magnolia grown near the entrance gave its name to the villa.
The villa after a period of neglect, was purchased by the current owners who have started the works of renovation, at the moment, some major works have already been carried out, and is waiting to be ultimate in detail and finishes. The villa is sold in its present state, and can be used as a single villa or divided into two or three units for several families.