Contemporized Italian villa retaining all the character of a 1920s home yet built brand new with organic materials. Set behind a gate and high hedge, a private oasis feel, w/ artisanal quality built by the iconic Novogratz design team. Located in The Bird Streets w/ views of the city and a flat grassy pad. Ascend the porcelain front steps & meet the airy sanctuary to a sun-drenched central courtyard lined w/ virtuoso Encaustic tile by Cle. Interiors boast a high-ceiling great room w/ a cinematic fireplace, theater, and a wood-accented kitchen w/ Sub-zero appliance and le Cornue range. The finest finishes and design touches throughout: Venetian plaster walls, Parisian and vintage light fixtures, white oak floors, rift sawn white oak cabinetry, limestone countertops, & custom millwork. 4 En suite bedrooms w/ handmade ceramic tile, vanilla cream marble baths. The primary suite features a custom spa w/ soaking tub & private patio overlooking view. Steel case doors lead to the lush outdoors- a heated saltwater pool/spa, lounge area, & the pool house w/ a Calacutta Viola countertop-clad wood bar. Spa and gym include a rift sawn oak sauna. Comprehensive security & Lutron lighting. A rare opportunity to own a prestigious designer home w/ unmatched craftsmanship, architecture, and style.