A beautifully restored 5 bed/5 bath villa in the heart of the Monferrato wine region with spectacular views and a large private swimming pool.
Villa Gotta is an absolute treasure - tucked between the beautiful hilltop villages of Vignale Monferrato and Fubine.The house is totally secluded, sits in its own private forest but easily accesible from the road whose drive takes one up past former vineyards to the impressively renovated and beautifully restored house. The villa sits at the top of a hill with spectacular views of Vignale, San Lorenzo and Cuccaro. The Monferrato wine region is perfectly located equi-distant between the major cities of Milan, Turin and Genoa. Piemonte is world famous for its magnificent wines and is widely regarded as the food capital of Italy and visitors will engage in gastronomic delights especially in the truffle season - mid to end October. The robust reds of Barolo and Barberesco are widely available , the town of Barolo being some 40 minutes away. The beaches of the Italian Riviera are within an hours drive as are the famous ski resorts in the Italian Alps. Piemonte is the undiscovered Tuscany and the discerning visitor who appreciates stunning scenery, welcoming people and fine wine and cuisine, will return again and again.
The house has been restored to the highest of standards by local architects Osella & Oberti who have retained the Piemontese style blended with a modern look for todays discerning visitor. The location is stunning - a key factor in our decision to buy the property - and its tranquility is unrivalled.
The villa is very spacious, built over three floors with two wings and spectacular church size windows in the main master bedroom. There are 6 double bedrooms with 4 en-suite bathrooms- 5 in total. All the bedrooms have ample space and these overlook a large (13m x 8.5 M ) beautifully designed swimming pool.
The Villa has two entrances, one at each side , the east wing comprising 4 double bedrooms and three bathrooms and the west wing a huge master bedroom and bathroom, a recreation area and a further recreation room.
The specification of the interior is of a truly high standard, modern and luxurious with granite worktops in the kitchen, marble staircases at both sides of the house and stylish modern Italian tiled flooring throughout. Underfloor heating is laid on the ground floor and the master bedroom and bathroom.
The ground floor area comprises a large lounge with modern leather furniture, a sitting room, a spacious open plan kitchen and dining room and modern bathroom/ wc.
The kitchen is fully equipped with an American side by side fridge freezer , dishwasher and double oven and microwave. You will also find a washing machine , iron and ironing board in the utility room.
Doors from the dining area lead on to a patio area with a large external dining table and seating for up to twelve guests and BBQ area. Villa Gotta represents all at once an outstanding restoration, a relaxing and sumptious place to holiday and the perfect base to explore the glorious Piemonte wine region.
Bars and restaurants and bars within 5 mins in Vignale Monferrato and Fubine
Wine tasting within 5 Minute drive of the house
Championship golf course at Golf Margara within 5 mins drive of the house.
Tennis courts in Fubine
A car is essential to explore the region
Local supermarket within 5 mins drive.
+ nice restored
-if you want to visit vineyards,quite faraway
-no good restaurant near
Highly recommend for families or group of friends
Marko was my first customer and unfortunately I did not have a completed Guest Book in the house setting out all the local vineyards and restaurants. The villa is on the Strada del Vino - Monferrato - so many great vineyards are within a few minutes drive! The enoteca in Vignale Monferrato - 5 minutes away - is regarded as one of the best in southern Piemonte but unfortunately was closed for lunch when Marko visited. There are numerous great restaurants within a 5 - 10 minute drive, some difficult to find, which are now detailed in the guest book - and many guests since have noted these and how good they are, and, also quite a few more.
About the owner
We have had a long association with Italy having lived and worked in Milan some years ago. Our property search ended in Piemonte, one of the most beautiful and accessable regions in the country. The unrivalled cuisine and wine , spectacular views and proximity to the Ligurian beaches, the lakes and mountains makes it a truly wonderful place to visit.
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