Villa delle Rocce with Vola

In the heart of Siracusa, Sicily, lies a villa that beautifully embodies the city’s rich Greek and Roman history. Known for its ancient amphitheaters, stunning architecture, and vibrant cultural heritage, Siracusa offers a unique backdrop for this exquisite residence, enhanced by the timeless Scandinavian design of VOLA taps and accessories.

A Historic Gem in Siracusa
Nestled in the historic city of Siracusa, Sicily, lies a villa that epitomizes the region’s rich Greek and Roman heritage. Siracusa is renowned for its profound historical significance, boasting ancient amphitheaters, magnificent architecture, and a vibrant cultural tapestry.

A Fusion of History and Architecture
This villa is not merely a residence but a testament to the intricate interplay of spatial orientations, climatic conditions, historical events, and cultural traditions that define the genius loci of Siracusa. The phrase ”And thence we came forth to see again the stars” encapsulates the journey from the cosmic to the human, reflecting the villa’s alignment along the south-east to north-west axis.

Practical Design and Environmental Harmony
This orientation, mirroring that of the ancient Tellaro villa from the 4th century BC and the Baroque Noto’s decumanus of 1693, serves a practical purpose. It shields the villa from the harsh African winds while optimizing solar exposure, enhancing the relationship between the villa’s interiors and the surrounding landscape. The villa’s windows, designed with single sliding sheets of glass that seamlessly vanish into the masonry, open up to breathtaking views, creating an osmotic connection with the outdoors.

One of the key aspects that sets VOLA apart is their unwavering dedication to durability and longevity.

The VOLA Experience: Scandinavian Elegance
Residents of this exquisite villa will find themselves immersed in a tradition of exceptional craftsmanship and iconic design, thanks to the inclusion of VOLA taps and accessories. Celebrated globally for their timeless Scandinavian design, VOLA products bring a touch of luxury to every bathroom and kitchen within the villa.

Cohesive and Elegant Aesthetics
This collaboration ensures that each detail not only enhances the living experience but also contributes to a cohesive and elegant aesthetic, harmoniously blending with the villa’s historical and cultural essence. Choosing VOLA means embracing a lifestyle that values both form and function, where every element is meticulously crafted to create an environment of refined elegance. This integration of Scandinavian design principles with the villa’s unique historical context results in a living space that is as beautiful as it is functional, making every moment spent here a luxurious experience.

Architect: Mimmo Peraino

Text: Mats Eriksson  Photography: Mimmo Peraino & Alex Wilson

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This is a cooperation between HOOM and Vola. You can follow them on Instagram: vola.denmark
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The second article: Villa Jägersro by Vola
The third article: Dalarna House by Vola
The fourth article: Villa Överby
The fifth article: For life
The sixth article: VOLA – A way of life and peace of mind
The seventh article: Getaway by CKR and Vola

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