Casavigo is a typical, early 20th century country house of the hill area of Vicenza that was completely renovated in 2009 through the recovery of the original materials. The materials used for the finishes and the furniture accessories are of the highest standard: handmade terracotta floors, oak parquet in all the rooms, majolica ceramics, marble stairs, Murano glass chandeliers, professional appliances in the kitchen. The property is located in the Vicenza hills in the locality of Vigo, a few kilometres from the town of Sovizzo, in a quiet residential area. Privacy is guaranteed by the fence and the vegetation of the large exclusive garden. In the back part of the villa, with independent access live the caretakers, very discreet people and will not interfere in the guests' privacy.
Casavigo has two floors. At the ground floor level, you go from the courtyard to the large portico leading to the entrance that gives access to the dining room next to the open-plan, fully-equipped kitchen and then on to the large living/dining room and a guest bathroom. At one end of the living room a hallway leads to two twin bedrooms with joinable beds and a bathroom with shower. The living area also leads to the TV room. From the dining room, another hallway leads to the gym, the laundry and to a bathroom with shower and Turkish bath. Every room has numerous windows that bestow a particular luminance on the area; the dining room and the kitchen face out to the portico where you can have your meals while looking at the garden. A choreographic staircase in antique marble goes up to the first floor where a hallway leads to the main sleeping area composed of a double bedroom with walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom with marble basin, an art deco cast-iron tub and a mosaic-tiled shower, a master double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom with double basin and shower, all in a particular Provençal style, another double bedroom, a single bedroom with queensize bed and a further bathroom with shower.
The 20.000 sq m park of Casavigo surrounds the house with its grassy terrain, laurel hedges, olive trees, red maples, flower beds with geraniums, lavender, fruit trees (cherries, apricots) and a large, assorted organic vegetable garden. The park is totally fenced-in and spreads over two terraces. Within it, on the lower terrace, is the entire pool area and a grass, five-a-side football field. There is also a large portico furnished with a big table and connected directly to the dining room and kitchen. This area is perfect for enjoying the sunset while sampling the excellent local cuisine.
The pool of Casavigo is located on a lower terrace with respect to the house which it is about 30 m away. It can be reached across the central part of the park in front of the house and down a flight of stone steps that ends at the pool area. Lined in light blue PVC, it measures 17 x 7,5 m with a variable depth from 1,40 to 2,20 m, has access to the water is via Roman steps or a steel ladder and hydro-massage. In addition, the pool can be heated in the warmer months with a solar thermal system, has chlorine purification and both internal and external lighting. There is also a hot and cold-water shower. The border around the pool is in Vicenza stone with white, anti-slip treatment and the solarium area adjacent to the border is also in Vicenza stone and is equipped with sunbeds and a gazebo with table and chairs. The pool is open from the last Saturday of April to the first Saturday of October and under the pool level there is a comfortable changing room with bathroom.
Property Accessibilty: not suitable for disabled people
Fenced-in property: Yes