Casa Falpe Cernobbio: Transforming a Historic Villa into a Contemporary Gem

Nestled in the picturesque town of Cernobbio, Italy, Casa Falpe is a stunning example of the seamless integration of traditional and contemporary design. Crafted by FALPE Serramenti Porte Tapparelle, this 2020 residential project showcases how windows can frame the breathtaking views of Lake Como, transforming the space into a work of art. The minimalist and linear Oknoplast frames harmoniously blend with the new classic style of this historic villa, while the Garofoli Mirabilia interior doors and 130mm baseboards add a touch of timeless elegance.

Outdoor patio with umbrella, wooden tables and chairs, and large windows with shutters.
Spacious, modern living room with minimalist furnishings, vibrant pink sofa, and large windows.
Spacious, light-filled living area with modern furniture, floor-to-ceiling windows, and sleek design.
Bright and airy living room with modern furniture, large windows, and lush greenery outside.
Modern kitchen with sleek appliances, granite countertops, and a glass door leading to the garden.
Spacious living room with large windows, neutral tones, and modern furniture.
Spacious, bright room with large windows, plush rug, and cozy furniture arrangement.
Bright, airy bedroom with large windows offering stunning mountain views and clean, minimal decor.
Modern, minimalist bathroom with large window, natural stone tiles, and sleek fixtures.
Sleek, modern bathroom with striped wallpaper, round mirror, and glass shower enclosure.

About Casa Falpe

Timeless Elegance Meets Breathtaking Lake Views at Casa Falpe Cernobbio

Nestled in the picturesque town of Cernobbio, Italy, Casa Falpe is a stunning architectural masterpiece that blends the graceful charm of a historic villa with the refined elegance of contemporary design. Commissioned in 2020, this remarkable transformation by FALPE Serramenti Porte Tapparelle has breathed new life into an early 20th-century dwelling, harmoniously integrating the natural beauty of Lake Como into its every detail.

Framing the Landscape: A Masterful Interplay of Old and New

Stepping out onto the exterior terrace, one is immediately captivated by the panoramic vistas of the lake, as if the home’s expansive windows have transformed the landscape into a living work of art. The seamless transition from indoors to out is a testament to the designers’ keen eye for integrating the surrounding natural beauty into the overall aesthetic.

Refined Interiors: Harmonizing Tradition and Modernity

The home’s interior spaces masterfully blend traditional elements with contemporary sensibilities. The living room’s plush seating in soothing shades of pink and burgundy create a cozy and inviting atmosphere, complemented by the sculptural coffee table and wall-mounted shelving that lend a touch of modern flair.

Flowing effortlessly into the dining area, the white-on-white palette is punctuated by the vibrant area rug and the sleek, minimalist dining table and chairs, reflecting the harmonious fusion of old and new. The adjacent kitchen, with its clean-lined cabinetry and gleaming granite countertops, seamlessly integrates functionality and style, making it the perfect setting for culinary artistry.

Serene Sanctuary: The Bedroom and Bathroom Oasis

Ascending to the upper level, the primary bedroom offers a serene retreat, with its expansive windows framing picturesque vistas of the lake and surrounding mountains. The soft, neutral palette and plush bedding create a calming atmosphere, while the modern fireplace and built-in shelving add a touch of refined elegance.

The en-suite bathroom continues the home’s harmonious blend of tradition and modernity, with its crisp white tiles, freestanding tub, and sleek vanity. The attention to detail is evident in the thoughtful placement of the windows, allowing natural light to flood the space and further enhance the serene ambiance.

A Timeless Masterpiece: Casa Falpe Cernobbio

Casa Falpe Cernobbio stands as a testament to the power of thoughtful design, seamlessly weaving together the enchanting beauty of Lake Como and the refined sensibilities of contemporary architecture. This stunning transformation by FALPE Serramenti Porte Tapparelle has created a truly exceptional living experience, one that celebrates the rich history of the region while embracing the modern comforts and aesthetics that today’s discerning homeowners demand.

Photography courtesy of FALPE Serramenti Porte Tapparelle
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- by Matt Watts