Villa Daniela. This captivating hilltop property is the quintessential Napa Valley retreat and entertainment estate. A Mediterranean, sienna-colored outdoor-oriented villa on four levels resembling a Spanish or Italian modern, miniature hill town. From almost every room within the home, you'll find some of the most spectacular views in wine country. Long, layered panoramas of the valley floor, a tapestry of vineyards, wineries, lakes, and the lush green slopes of the Palisades and Mayacama mountains.
Once part of the Barrett Ranch and distinctively sited on a 10.28 +/- acre solitary perch above the valley floor, the property offers tranquility, privacy and a unique setting for fabulous outdoor entertaining with awe-inspiring views of the Napa Valley.
The arrival experience is particularly remarkable: passing through the gated entrance up a private drive through a wooded approach with hints of the view to come. Then ascending a dramatic cascade of steps flanked by mature cypress trees that leads to an elegant entry loggia and courtyard. The spacious 3BR/3.5 BA main residence is embraced by a luxuriant landscape of oaks, cypress trees, Mediterranean plants, flowers, and an olive orchard producing proprietary olive oil.
The interior features a great room with open beam ceiling, wood burning fireplace and a wall of glass doors that provides access to a splendid, wrap-around casual seating and dining terrace with magnificent views. Also on the main level, is a powder room, laundry room and expansive kitchen with Carrera marble counters, Wolf range, Subzero refrigerator, Fisher & Paykel dishwasher, casual dining area, Dutch door to terrace and multiple windows with breathtaking views.
All three bedrooms are on the upper level, including the master suite with wood burning fireplace and extraordinary valley views. Located on the lower level is an office, family room, marble-clad full pool bath, spacious entertainment pool kitchen and wine cellar.
Adjacent to the main residence and tucked into the terraced setting, lush landscape flanks steps to a refreshing 18' x 40' azure pool and extensive entertainment patio overlooking vineyards and long down valley views ideal for large and small scale entertaining and events. A 500 +/- sq ft barn with full bath also enjoys dramatic views, peacefulness and complete privacy.
Bask in the tranquility and natural beauty of this one-of-a-kind destination property located minutes from neighboring Chateau Montelena, Solage and Four Seasons. This exceptional estate feels far away from civilization, yet is only 5 min. to downtown Calistoga, 20 min. to St. Helena, 25 min. to Healdsburg and 60 min. to the Golden Gate bridge.
La Dolce Vita awaits. Live the good life at your private and personal Napa Valley resort.
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