Built at the end of the 19th century by the Siemens, a renowned family of German tycoons, this beautiful villa is the jewel of Forte dei Marmi.Located in the prestigious “Roma Imperiale” area, along the picturesque promenade, the property is just a few steps from the beach and at walking distance from the historic town centre. The property measures 850 sq. mt. / 9.100 sq. ft., and is surrounded by a private 4.500 sq. mt. / 1.1 acres private garden, including a swimming pool, a tennis court and six covered parking spaces. The villa is internally distributed as follows: the ground floor is also accessible from the property rear: a veranda leads to the hall and to a leisure area with pool table and a card-game table; this floor also includes a laundry room, the main kitchen with a storage room, a room for technical equipment (accessible only from the side garden), 5 bedrooms all with private bathroom. The first floor has an internal height of m 4.30, except for the rooms with the mezzanine floors. On the floor there is a bedroom (“the Arabian room”), an office room, a large living area with fireplace, a dining room and a secondary kitchen. The living room opens onto a terrace and on a balcony running along the back fac¸ade.The vault in the dining room, as the other frescos of the house, is painted with typical art-Nouveau decorative elements probably by the German painter Hildebrand, who was guest of the Siemens family, or by his master Arnold Bo¨cklin. The first mezzanine has two bathrooms and can be reached through the main marble staircase. The second mezzanine is used as a storage space, but could be turned into an additional bedroom. On The second floor there are a large living room with terrace, the master bedroom with own bathroom and two additional bedrooms, one of which is set at a lower level and has frescoed walls. Interiors are all top quality, including paved ceramic floors,Vietri tiles, wooden windows and pavements and marble floors and stairs. There is also a lift which carries up to three persons. The surrounding landscaped garden offers maximum privacy, and includes two additional entrances from the side streets of the property.