The country mansion "Papalina" lies ontop a hill in the municipial area of caprino veronese and offers a spectacular view onto the underlying valley and lake garda as well as a 360° view onto Bardolino, Sirmione, Desenzano and the famous "Monte Baldo".
The country mansion consists of two building units, on three floors each, with an overall size of approx. 900 sqm, that are connected harmonically. A sunclock fresco and decent wallpaintings under the roof let you anticipate the classy interior design.
The living rooms are decorated with coloured wallpatterns and frescos in renaissancestyle. In other rooms you can find natural stone infatuations.
Marblefloors in the living room and woodenfloors in the bedrooms top off the harmonic overall picture. Light from Venini-lamps with murano glass take care for a comfortable sense of well-being.
A big living room forms the center of the living area. The open fireplace invites you to enjoy your evening with
crackling fire and a glass of wine. The livingroom can also be used as a diningarea for special occasions. A stylish kitches with wash-tub stoneceiling an adjoined diningroom with open firestation, as well as the entrance area with wardrobe and guest-bathroom complement the living area.
Altogether the house offers four bedrooms with a bathroom each, as well as, two attic rooms, that can be used as bed- or officerooms.
The master bedroom accompanies an open firestation, a walk-in closet a reading corner with library and big bathroom with double-shower and whirltub.
The winecellar with degustationroom can be found in the basement. It can be individually tempered and humidified. Delicate wines and noble spirits are preserved here best.
Workouts, as well as, deep relaxation is possible in the wellness- feel-well area of the house. This area is composed by a gym, a whirlturb, steambath, swedish sauna together with an extra bathroom with shower.
Inside the house you can find a washing- and ironingroom, as well as a doublegarage, an extra apartment with seperate entrance, which could be used for domestic servants or as hobbyarea.
Over the course of alterations and renovations the whole house got fitted with a floor-heating-system.
Suncollectors and a modern gas-heating by Viessmann take of care ressource-sparing warmth inside the house, as well as, the heated outdoor-pool. The whole estate is alarm-secured and has CCTV installed.
Energy Data: issued 26.06.2013, energyclass C, 114,6 kWh/m²*a, year of building construction 1900, construction date of the installation engineering 2003, buildingclass: E, livingquality I, global efficiency 192,kWh.
You will find "Villa Papalina" embedded beautifully into alot of nature. In only fifteen minutes by car you can reach lake Garda with its pulsating tourist areas like Garda, Bardolino, Lazise or Desenzano that invite you to saunter along the shops and restaurants.
For shopping purposes you can find "Grand Affi" a shopping center in Affi. The city of verona can be reached by highway in approximately 30 minutes, comfortable and fast. A tour through the adjacent wine country of valpolicella, with its famous "amarone" wine as well as a wonderful hike with stunning view of monte baldo are possible.
The estate originally existed as two farmsteads, that were gently renovated with hiqh-qualitative materials and connected with each other. Ultimative Credo was to keep the original charm of those buildings.
It now shows itself as modern country mansion. In the course of renovation a big part of it was expanded subsurface.
The estate lies within a 20.000 sqm big parkarea with fruit-bearing trees, bushes and variety of roses and other flowers. A in white stonetiles contested and at night lighted path leads you to the koi-pond that is filled by a stream course as well as the outdoor pool with gardenpavilion that invites you to linger.
In this spacious area you can also find a vegetable-garden, that caters for daily-fresh herbs and vegetables. Hidden behind a corner suncollectors and tv-antennas were installed.