In this house, with architectural details of great value, Bernardo Lama, one of the most famous sacred fresco painters of the 1700s, lived and worked for many years. It is located in the old centre of the town of Praiano, close to the principle church of Saint Luke Evangelist which still conserves the splendid works that Lama painted and frescoed. Villa Amanda still retains the atmosphere and feeling which was necessary for the creative genius of its famous resident. The villa is immersed in green and overlooks scenery of extraordinary beauty. The historical centre of town with its little paths and stairways surrounds the residence and there is a grocery shop and a bus stop which connects with the beach and the commercial centre of Praiano ; it is also possible to reach everything on foot. There is paid car parking close to the property and it is near the main road. The interior of the villa is well furnished and conserves sumptuously decorated frescoed ceilings and architectural details which are typical of 17th century homes and never cease to marvel lovers of this era. There are a few ‘modern touches' to the home, such as, the swimming pool for the enjoyment of young and old alike. The property is close to the traffic-free piazza which is a meeting place and playground for many children of the town as well as a quiet refuge for young lovers seeking sanctuary from their parents. The house is equipped with every modern comfort. There is ADSL internet service , television, air conditioning and all appliance are modern.