Wonderful Castle from the 1200’s near Como and with lake views
Located in one of the most characteristic hamlets on the lake, and only a few kilometers from Como, and within easy walking distance of local amenities including bars, restaurants, and local ferry, we offer this unique property with spectacular lake views.
Originally a castle from the 1200’s, it has subsequently been converted into a convent, and eventually into a private residence. Very well looked after, the large villa still maintains many original features from the XIII century including wonderful fireplaces, frescos and marble floors.The 450 sqm villa comprises 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms (in need of modernisation), a 2000 sqm mature terraced garden and a beautiful terrace overlooking the lake, double garage. More information on request
€2,500,000 (plus 3% marketing/agency fee, plus VAT on marketing/agency fee)
International Horizons have a well established team of British colleagues living and working exclusively on the Italian Lakes, who provide a professional, efficient and proactive approach to purchasing properties in Italy, including (if required), a comprehensive architectural and refurbishment service.
We have a large selection of properties for sale on Lake Como if you care to browse our website.
Property features:* Garden* Lake Como* Lake View* Original Features* Period Property* Traditional* Walking distance to amenities* Walking distance to Lake
Como Area Guide
Como is the main town on Lake Como, owning a property in Como provides a wealth of restaurants, bars and the main shopping area on the Lake. There is excellent access to the motorway network to Milan, Lugano and international airports. Within the city walls is the historical centre of Como, with monuments, museums, Como Cathedral, churches and historical architecture from the Renaissance to the Baroque period. Take a walk on the lake front promenade and you will find beautiful classical villas. Como also has theatres, gardens, parks and palaces.
The ferry & bus services for the lake operate from Como Town, and the town has two train stations offering easy access to Milan, airports and further afield. ...Read Less
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