Historic mansion with swimming pool and park for sale in Garlenda

550 m²
Land size
12000 m²
Distance from the sea
4 km
Energy rating
Reserved price

Referred to locally as "La Casa" or "The House", by the neighbours in the refined gated community of Garlenda, this historic mansion,built by the Norwegian General Matheson, who constructed for himself the first five holes of the now super luxury 18 hole golf course at Garlenda. The Club is situated in the Lerrone valley, which is one of the most beautiful and picturesque valleys of the Ligurian hinterland, surrounded by ancient olive groves and pine forests, yet only 5 minutes drive to the beautful and exclusive seaside resort of Alassio. The villa is altogether imponent, it sits at the end of its private drive, surrounded by pine forest and overlooking the sea below. Its manicured lawns surround the house and the large swimming pool. The house is of 550 sqm surrounded by 12,000 sqm of gardens. The interiors of the the villa are refined, with large open spaces, state of the art designer furniture and lighting. The swimming pool area, has a a large porched area for outside dining, there is a built in bar, the outside living space opens to the large living room of over 80 sqm, the television room, 2 exquisite bedrooms with bathrooms and the staff quarters. There is a bathroom for guests in the main hall, for which a beautiful staircase leads to the upstairs sleeping space. There are 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, 2 of which have private terraces. 2 of the rooms have walk in wardrobes. There is a large basement below with garage for 3 cars, laundry room, games room and possible further staff space with bathroom. It is possible to build a tennis court. The park has an automatic irrigation system and is fully illuminated. There is air conditioning and ultra modern systems throughout the house. The second boiler is capable of providing heating for the pool. There is an anti- theft system, photo cameras on the road from the golf club and high electric gates.