Mezzegra: situated in an interesting historic building, named Borgo Montenero, is a beautiful penthouse apartment which has magnificent lake views.
The apartment is located on the second floor and has a living space area of 0sq. m. This consists of, a livingroom with kitchenette, a feature fireplace, a double bedroom and a bathroom with shower. The apartment also has a balcony from which there are far reaching panoramic views of the lake. The property also has a large 25 sq. m., room on the ground floor that has a fantastic vaulted ceiling, which can be used as a cellar, a storage room or hobbies room. Given the size of this room, it could also comfortably accommodate scooters or bicycles.
The apartment is one of 4 all of which benefit from the communal area within the grounds of the building. Within the communal area there is a large terrace with beautiful lake views, a BBQ area - ideal for lunches and al fresco dinners that can also be used as a solarium. There are deckchairs available for the 4 apartments.â¨ Parking for the apartment is within the large public parking close by - where there are always spaces
The house dates back to the seventeenth century and has been completely renovated with care, preserving many of its original characteristics, whilst housing 4 modern equipped apartments providing the owners with every conceivable comfort. The internal finishes are of excellent quality including stone floors and new double glazed windows. The original features have been renovated and include exposed beamed ceilings and stone walls reminiscent of the ancient charm of the history of the building. The apartment benefits from solar panels for sanitary water heating and both electric and heating systems are in perfect working order - Energy Class G 362,65. The entire apartment is being SOLD FULLY FURNISHED. A few years back the apartment was mentioned in an article in The Guardian as one of the most beautiful places to stay - at that time it was rented out by the previous owner for vacation rentals - something that a new owner might also want to consider. An excellent property that complements our portfolio of Lake Como properties for sale
From the apartment the centre of Mezzegra can easily be reached via the 'Greenway Path', which passes within a few metres of the building. Tremezzo can also be reached via this path from which there are a wealth of wonderful views along the way. Mezzegra is within 2 minutes drive of Lenno which is an important centre on the western shore of Lake Como and forms part of Tremezzina. Lenno is the home of Villa Balbianello a beautiful eighteenth century villa owned by the FAI from 1988 is famed more recently as the location of Hollywood movies such as Star Wars, Ocean Eleven and Casino Royale.â¨ Lenno has many facilities such as restaurants and bars, two supermarkets, banks, shops and a beautiful lido overlooking the wonderful Venus Bay.â¨ Every Tuesday Lenno plays host to a very picturesque Market that runs along the lakeside and where shoppers can find a variety local products.
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