2 bedroom apartment for sale
Italy - Lombardy, Como, Ossuccio
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- 3 bathroom(s)
The two available apartments are located on the ground floor and consist of an entrance, large living room with kitchen that opens onto a large terrace (with veranda) and garden, bedroom and bathroom. At the lower ground floor level there are 3 large rooms and 2 bathrooms.
Both the apartments benefit from under floor heating and air conditioning and all the materials used in the construction of the apartments are of excellent quality, in addition the purchaser has a wide choice of interior finishes to choose from.
The location and size of these apartments make them ideal for those are looking for a holiday home very close to the lake with and with excellent lake views as well as for those are looking for a quality and convenient first home.
Price 543,000 (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.
Ossuccio dates from pre-Roman times which is evidenced a sarizzo votive altar of the second century A.C. belonging to the population of Asuciates that gave its name to the village. In the area there was a revival of churches, such as the Roman one of St. James located in Spurano and the one of St. Mary Magdalene in the village of Ospadelatto.
On the slopes of the mountain which overlooks the city there is the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Salvation. Furthermore there is a St. Benedict Monastery with a beautiful cloister. Also of importance is the church of St. Euphemia, which along with 5 other churches, all located on the Island of Comacina.
A visit to the Island Castle it is located on the old Island in the middle of the lake which can be reached by boat service and where there is a restaurant (Locanda dellIsola) that is famous for its owner, called Cotoletta. The Island has been inhabited since ancient times, it was the centre of many early medieval wars: it was the last refuge of Berencar the 11th century and, in 1169, the Island was the centre of a struggle between Como and Milan, which destroyed it. According to the legend the inhabitants, in part, migrated to Varenna. Most of them went to the New Island, where the St. Euphemia church as rebuilt with the same patron of the one destroyed on the old Island.
Ossuccio Area Guide
Ossuccio is a tiny lake side hamlet on the western shore of Lake Como, about 40 minutes from the town of Como and 60 minutes from Milan. There are a couple of excellent restaurants (trattoria), as well as the famous Locanda del Isola restaurant on the nearby island, which is reached by taxi boat.
Owning a property on Lake Como in Ossuccio offers a selection of local amenities including tennis courts, power boat rental, the World Heritage Unesco site of Sacro Monte di Ossuccio and the family-friendly Lido with lake swimming opportunities around the famous L'Isola Comacina.
It is just 2 minutes drive from Lenno, where there is a supermarket and a weekly lakeside market. A frequent bus service runs through the town to the golden triangle resort town of Menaggio and the cosmopolitan lake capital of Como to the south.
- Milano (Malpensa) (International), 52.2 miles
- Linate (Domestic), 58.9 miles
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