This splendid historic residence for sale is surrounded by the green hills of the Lake Iseo and the luxuriant vineyards of Franciacorta. Fortified in 1600 on one of the most ancient military districts of the 1500’s, restored in the 1700’s in baroque style and further expanded at the end of the 1800’s, this villa for sale has preserved all its ancient charm. A meeting place for illustrious guests such as the poets Giosuè Carducci and Giovanni Pascoli and a place of cultural exchange for many intellectuals, scientists, intellectuals and aristocrats of the most important families of the 1900’s, this historic residence boasts a truly glorious past. A driveway lined with trees leads to the courtyard of the main villa with its imposing 1600’s façade distinguished by its majestic porch. On the ground floor there are both utility areas and reception rooms. The villa, with an overall floor space of 1530 m2, features vaults with frescos from the 1700’s, decorations from the 1800’s, marble fireplaces, precious floorings, painted noble emblems, hand decorated porcelains and refined furniture. Inside the mansion, now it used also for gala events and hospitality, has recently stayed the great world-renowned artist Christo Yavachev "CHRISTO", during the presentation of his project on Lake Iseo. A staircase in stone with a wrote iron bannister, leads to the first floor where we find the bedrooms with paneled ceilings from the 1600’s, decorations in gold, precious floorings, Empire period furniture and highly refined finishing. On the outside, the garden of this historic residence for sale, features majestic centenary plants; the view overlooks the countryside and the vineyards surrounding the villa for a total of over 5 hectares. A guest house of around 170 m2, a 240 m2 annexe, the keeper’s house of 90 m2, stables and other areas for a total of 240 m2 complete this property for sale on the lake. The property is suitable for the amateur of good living, which for a party interested in enhancing their prospects of hospitality and luxury hospitality.