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Historical Country Mansion with Italian Garden and Swimming Pool

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Last updated: 02/03/2015

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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
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  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

'La Vescogna' is an old italian mansion that dates back to the 17th century and it is an extraordinary example of a country-stately house located on the homonym hillock (400 m) in the superior administrative division of Calco village, in the heart of the green Brianza land, 10 km away from Como lake. The house enjoys a spectacular panoramic view over the valley and the city of Milan, which is only 35km away, a shopping expedition down the famed Via Montenapoleone and a peek at Leonardo da Vinci’s “Last Supper,” plus the Duomo and La Scala are all a must, renowned museums and exhibitions and active nightlife.

The renowned towns of Bellagio, Varenna, Tremezzo and Menaggio are easily reachable from the town of Lecco, located on the east shore of the lake, only 15 km from La Vescogna, either by driving along the lake’s shore or crossing it by ferry (“Navigazione Laghi”).

The advantageous location of the mansion makes it possible to learn more and discover this part of the Lombardy: beside the proximity with Lecco, the house is located close to other interesting attractions: the beautiful and old town of Bergamo Alta (30 km); the city of Monza (20 km), with its famous Autodromo where the Formula 1 Grand Prix takes place every September; the prestigious Golf Club Milano (20 km), with its 27 hollows and a bunch of other Golf Clubs such as Golf Club Lecco (10 km), and Golf Brianza Country Club (15 km) with 18 hollows all easily reachable in 20 minutes.
The Milan Linate airport is only 40 km away whereas the Orio Al Serio airport is only 30 km.

'La Vescogna' is characterized by simple and dour shapes on the front facade that remind of its having been a castle of an Italian noble family (Calchi family) in the XIV century, situated by the Adda river, on the border between the Dukedom of Milan and the Venetian Republic.
On the other side, the house is rather baroque and it faces the south with its typical italian garden, constituted of three different terraces, each with its flight, balcony and marble decorations, not to mention its boxwood being shaped with topiary art and those prestigious trees typical of the XIX century 'romantic garden”.
In the most repaired but best located side, just a few steps away from the amazing pool (25 meters length), there is an ancient stable shed that is now used as a club-house.

The west wing of the mansion available for weekly rent is composed:
On the ground floor there is a lominous glazed veranda hedged by scented jasmines, to which it is possible to have access from the main courtyard, a wide dining room and a cosy living room with a big fireplace in stones beyond the kitchen.
All rooms are located on the first floor facing the green courtyard and they provide a guest toilet with a small living-room
- a luxury suite room with a fresco ceiling and antique furnitures and exclusive bathroom with shower.
- 2 double rooms
- a big bathroom with bathtub
The service-rooms are located in the basement where there is a billiard room as well. In the back side there is big and shaded terrace furnished and decorated so as to be both a relaxing and refreshing place during the hottest hours of the day and a cozy dining corner with BBQ
Villa La Vescogna offers a satellite television and a Wi-Fi network to its guests.


Keywords: Weekly rent for 6 persons with atmosphere in a unic historical garden

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 450 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    From the garden enjoy the view oh the Lake Sartirana...moreless

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Computer Available
  • Dialup Access
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    open from 1° of may to 30 of september...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
low
May 2 - Jun 13, 2015
3 night min stay
€350
€2,000
standard
Jun 14 - Jul 11, 2015
3 night min stay
€400
€2,500
high
Jul 12 - Aug 15, 2015
3 night min stay
€500
€3,000
standard
Aug 16 - Aug 29, 2015
3 night min stay
€400
€2,500
low
Aug 30 - Sep 12, 2015
2 night min stay
€350
€2,000
promo
Sep 13 - Oct 3, 2015
3 night min stay
€250
€1,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
  • final cleaning €200
  • Taxes Not included

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Location

30 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Bergamo - Orio al Serio
15 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Lecco
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Golf Club Milano - Monza
1 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Olgiate-Calco-Brivio
21 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A4/A51

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

About the owner: Properties owner are architect and designer


Contact us

Speaks: english, italian

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • The Villa with the Swimming Pool

    The Villa with the Swimming Pool

  • Main Entrance

    Main Entrance

  • View of the Villa and Garden

    View of the Villa and Garden

  • Italian Garden South View

    Italian Garden South View

  • View of the Surroundings

    View of the Surroundings

  • The Swimming Pool (25 mt x 12 mt)

    The Swimming Pool (25 mt x 12 mt)

  • The Pool and the 
Balcony

    The Pool and the Balcony

  • Living Room with Fireplace

    Living Room with Fireplace

  • Amorini Room

    Amorini Room

  • Ballet Room

    Ballet Room

  • A Bathroom

    A Bathroom

  • Terrace

    Terrace

  • Villa La Vescogna Main Entrance at arrival

    Villa La Vescogna Main Entrance at arrival

  • View from Backyard

    View from Backyard

  • The Main Court

    The Main Court

  • Italian Garden View

    Italian Garden View

  • View of Italian Garden

    View of Italian Garden

  • The Swimming Pool and the Shed

    The Swimming Pool and the Shed

  • Veranda

    Veranda

  • Dinner Room

    Dinner Room

  • Amorini Room

    Amorini Room

  • Mask Room

    Mask Room

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Sunset in the Garden

    Sunset in the Garden

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Date last modified - Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, italian
  • Calendar last updated 02/03/2015
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