Arona - Cascina Belvedere Farmhouse & Barn
The Cascina Belvedere is located in a dominant position on the hills of Arona, it was built at the end of 9th Century and it currently used as a Bed & Breakfast. The property consists of two buildings, Farmhouse and Barn, both restored in a conservative way using the same construction methods of the time and recycled materials salvaged from the demolition of a monastery dating back to the late 6th century.
The farmhouse of approx. 230 sqm, is spread over three levels, all connected by internal stairs and an also an external elevator. The ground and first floors offer four bedrooms with lake views, three bathrooms, a living area with fireplace and a pretty kitchen with access onto a beautiful terrace where one can enjoy many relaxing moments looking at the spectacular views of Lake Maggiore and the city of Arona. In the basement, there is a wine cellar and a large room with windows overlooking the garden.
The barn of 110 sqm approx. is on two floors and is composed of four rooms, a bathroom and a porch with a wood oven.
The property enjoys its own private garden of 3,400 sqm, designed and carried out by the landscape Architect Marco Pozzoli of Florence, today considered one of the best international landscape artists. The luxurious garden offers a bocce court, lovely stone steps to the healing herb area, a vegetable garden of 65 sqm and a cobblestoned avenue.
The property is very close to woodland trails where you can enjoy beautiful walks. Ideal for those who love being surrounded by nature and at the same time being only 5 minutes from the city centre, from the lake and from the highway. 25 km from Stresa, 30 km from Malpensa
Property Details o Total Surface approx. 342 m² o Plot Surface approx. 3,200 m² o Terrace Size approx. 65 m² o Heating Gas heating o Fireplace
Asking price 750,000 EUR (plus 3%+VAT marketing / finders fees)
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