"il Sogno" (the dream), one of the great "true" Bel Air estates. First time for sale in almost a generation. A grand classic villa featuring high beamed hand painted ceilings, plaster walls, stone carved fireplaces, and an array of incredible world-class details. Grand rooms with beautiful scale overlooking spectacular views and gardens throughout the estate. Designed by Kalef Alaton, one of the 20 greatest designers of all time according to Architectural Digest, using artisans and craftsman from the Amalfi coast to create an authentic Italian villa. Situated on an acre of stunning grounds on one of Bel Air's finest streets. The home features approx. 12,000 square feet of living space, including a stunning living room with hand painted beamed ceilings, a ballroom sized party room, formal dining, a hand lacquered library, a luxurious master suite with dual baths and walk-in closets, an intimate wine cellar, and gourmet kitchen with commercial appliances. The gardens which include a sparkling tiled swimming pool, fountains, enormous lawns, formal gardens and specimen trees were designed by David Jones, the personal florist of Nancy Reagan, Jackie Kennedy and Elizabeth Taylor. Situated behind iron gates and completely private. An incredible opportunity to acquire a trophy estate. Shown to prequalified clients.