At Home Around The World: An Italian Villa By The Sea in Sardinia
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In Cugnana Verde on the northern shores of the island of Sardinia, Italy, mountains run gently into the sea, all of which can be viewed from this exceptional hilltop villa Thanks to this perched position, the luxury residence boasts panoramic, far-reaching views, stretching to the sea’s horizon. Newly built, the five-bedroom, four-bathroom home exudes a rustic Italian air combined with the sleekness and sophistication of a modern design. Along the exterior, grand, stone pillars bolster a tree-branch canopy for an architectural marvel that seems both natural and intentional. A sprawling wood deck surrounds a sizable swimming pool overlooking the surrounding hillside. Inside, tasteful finishes, like herring-bone wood floors, minimalist sconces and interior soffits, give the home its refined quality. The property stretches across roughly 3.7 acres, dotted with hundreds of olive trees. Exceptional in design and location, this impressive villa offers the finest of Italian coastal countryside living. About the area: The village of Cugnana Verde in the municipality of Olbia is known for its picturesque views of the Mediterranean Sea. The area is characterized by its lush vegetation, rocky coastlines, and pristine beaches. With a location near well-known destinations, Costa Smeralda and Porto Cervo, Cugnana Verde is set among a number of upscale resorts and thus has easy access to designer boutiques, gourmet restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.