Located in the heart of the Langhe wine district and surrounded by lush vineyards planted with Dolcetto and Moscato, Villa Althea is a noble country residence dating back to the early 800.
Located in a natural amphitheater of vineyards, the villa enjoys a breathtaking view of the castles of the Roero (Guarene, Castellinaldo and Govone), the Alps and the hills of Monferrato. The ancient town of Alba, the capital of the white truffle and Barolo wine is at short driving while Neive village, one of the three towns of the Barbaresco wine district and ranked among the 100 most beautiful villages in Italy, is just 4 miles away from the villa.
The exteriors of the villa immediately strike the beauty of the garden where is dominating the pink color of the flowers in all its form. A tower with private balcony stands on the patio and on two large terraces, perfect places for relaxation. A beautiful garden is overlooking the swimming pool of 60 square meters surrounded by large Art Nouveau windows that you can open in Summer and have an outdoor use of the pool.
The interiors are elegant and adorned with classic-style furniture skilfully combined with an exotic one and precious fabrics by the bright colors. Each room shows great attention to detail, a passion for color and a personal eclecticism in style.
The common rooms are spacious and equipped with every comfort. Among these is a charming breakfast room; a large living room with direct access to the patio; the billiard room, the well-stocked library and a small bar area get from the woodwork of a small abandoned theater.