Villa Fontana is a wonderful property of the 1800s overlooking Garda Lake in Bardolino. This estate boasts a privileged position in the natural amphitheater surrounded by a hillside of olive groves and vineyards. The estate is a small village made up of three units, for a total of 1,450 square meters, at the center there is a classic court with a fountain in stone, completely renovated maintaining and enhancing the precious original materials such as stone, wood and iron. The villa boasts on the ground floor an imposing living room with a fireplace, high ceilings, wood and stone flooring of the 1400, a large kitchen with professional equipment of last generation, a dining room with direct access to the cellar wine tasting and seasoning products area, an area completely in stone with bathroom attached, a living host, a guest bathroom, a large laundry room and two rooms for spa / wellness center. On the first and second floor there is the sleeping area with four bedrooms, fully furnished with cupboards and drawers and four bathrooms, two with shower and two with shower and bath tub. The villa for receptions or business has a large living room of 180 square meters overlooking the lake, with walls completely covered with exposed stone, hardwood parquet floors and wooden ceiling with exposed beams. This room has an independent entrance from the garden. A dining room of 180 square meters which has an important chandelier in the center, a reception room furnished with sofas and access to the outdoor courtyard and two bathrooms.
The keeper’s house at the first floor of 60 sqm composed of living room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and closet. The guests house at the second floor of 60 sqm as well, composed of living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, closet. Large garage of 200 square meters with automated opening. In the most panoramic area of the estate, between olive groves and flowers, there is a swimming pool, 15 x 8 m, and a hot tub ideal to accommodate 6/8 people. There is also a solarium area with teak flooring, an outdoor shower and a relaxation area with comfortable armchairs and table. This area is serviced by a dressing room, a bathroom with a large shower and a utility room in which is placed the sea salt system (of the latest generation) to clean the pool. In addition, there are three structures, detached from the village, used as local tools, workshop and storage.
The property also includes 11 acres of fenced area with stone walls: 7.50 hectares are occupied by vineyards and 1.50 hectares are occupied by olive groves, the remaining garden is in lawn with a variety of plants and flowers treated by a landscaper. There are also 2 wells with high volume of water, one of which is used for the maintenance of the countryside and the other for the remaining portion of the garden, for the olive trees and for the swimming pool. The property is automated with sophisticated domotics systems in all homes, and cameras that monitor the area in all its extension. The property has been completely renovated in 2010. Of major importance is the technical plant cooling and floor heating, of the latest generation and totally environmentally friendly, powered by pallet.
This Property is Marketed by Sotheby’s International Realty