Via Monte Palanzone, 22020 Faggeto Lario CO, Italy
6458 sqft (600 sqm)
This important building dating back to the 18th century and placed in a dominant position within the medieval village of Palanzo, was once the residence of the lord of the village and is protected by a medieval tower and its walls. The property enjoys a breathtaking view of Lake Como and is surrounded by a garden with swimming pool and approximately 4,000 meters of fields outside the walls. The Castle of Palanzo is arranged over 4 floors connected by a wide staircase with balconies and a skylight that occupies the center of the building. The building is comprised, on the ground floor, of an entrance hall, a kitchen with dining area, a studio and service rooms; on the first floor, 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. On the second floor there are the living room with access to the terrace, a billiard room, a cinema room and a guest bathroom, as well as a large open space with guest bathroom in the attic floor. Two rustic buildings, a garage and a comfortable courtyard for the maneuver of cars complete the property. Palanzo is a medieval village, known as the sunniest one of Lake Como and characterized by cobbled tiny streets and stone houses with roofs in "beola" stones. Alongside the steep way up to the parish church of Sant'Ambrogio people can admire the ancient wine press of 1572, owned by the municipality, obtained from a grand walnut trunk and placed in a charming building entirely made of stone.