Carate Urio: a beautiful apartment set at the mansard (attic) floor in an historic palace overlooking the lake with excellent lake views
The apartment accessed via an elevator, has a living space of approximately 100 sq m., with additional outdoor space divided amongst three terraces. The apartment is in perfect condition and is laid out as follows
There is an entrance hall, a living room with feature fireplace and kitchen area and terrace. In addition there is a guest room (bedroom) that opens onto a terrace, a bathroom, a master bedroom with large ensuite bathroom opens onto the third terrace.
The apartment has 3 terraces all affording stunning lake views and has 2 parking spaces within the garage. In addition there is an indoor swimming pool
This apartment exudes quality which mirrors the external facade of the magnificent imposing building in which it is situated. The finishes within the apartment are of a very high quality, all the required services are within easy reach with Cernobbio being less than 10 minutes away by car. The apartment enjoys spectacular views of Lake Como and the grounds of Villa d'Este, and so the location as well as the size of this apartment makes ideal for those who are looking for an easy to maintain property set within a large historic villa - which is one of a small number of similar Lake Como properties for sale within our portfolio
Carate Urio is within 10 minutes drive of Cernobbio, the location of the world famous Grand Hotel Villa d'Este. The vila is within easy reach of Como Town and so is accessible to the Motorway (3 km) as well as the major airports of northern Italy, from Milan and Switzerland. Como Town is a thriving small city which has many shops to suit all tastes and an array of restaurants and bars which add to the vibrancy of the city. In the main piazza (Piazza Cavour) is the focal point for many celebratory activities and festivals including Christmas (Natale), Befana (the Epiphany) and Easter (Pasqua) to name a few.
Since appearing on A Place in the Sun (2001) Gemma has developed her agency into a dynamic team experienced in meeting the requirements of a domestic, foreign and overseas clients, the latter being the main focus of the business.
Based in Lenno (Lake Como), Gemma and her team work tirelessly to ensure clients needs are fully met, by placing them front and centre along every step of the purchasing process from initial enquiry to property purchase and beyond. It is no coincidence that many clients maintain contact and utilise additional services that the team offer including property development, property management and rentals, self-build projects etc., etc. So, whether you are looking for a getaway, second home, primary residence or investment opportunity, why not contact Gemma and her team – their knowledge, skills and experience can turn your dreams into reality