12 bedroom castle for sale
Italy - Alessandria, Alessandria, Piedmont
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- Swimming pool
- 19 hectares park
- Tennis court
- Possibility to realize an heliport
- Air Conditioning
It is one of the most beautiful castles in Italy, perfectly preserved thanks to an accurate maintenance.
During the centuries the property has been renovated and modified, with some characteristic details dating back to various periods of its history. It boasts all the things one can expect: Rectangular strtucture, round tower, arched windows, stone balconies, impressive staircases. A large neo-Gothic dining room and a theatre decorated with frescoes. In addition, inside a courtyard there is a small chapel still consecrated.
The ex-stables host a staff part and a guardian apartment. Near the castle there is a XVIth century restored guesthouse. A big park surrounding the property is divided between garden with a pool and grounds used for agricultural purposes. Ref. 0339
Alessandria was founded in 1168 in order to create an obstacle through its strategic position to the Marquis of Montferrat Guglielmo the Old. It was named in honour of the Emperor's opponent, Pope Alexander III and together with Milan it became the symbol of the Longobards. During its history it belonged to different families, until 1707 when it was ceded to the House of Savoy, becoming a part of Piedmont Region.
Piedmont is the second largest region of Italy, and offers various possibilities for work and tourism. Its landscapes with fantastic Alps, lakes, forests used to be a scenery of important historical events, that left a huge cultural heritage to this land.
- Cristoforo Colombo (International), 58.6 miles
- Linate (Domestic), 78.6 miles
- Milano (Malpensa) (International), 81 miles
- Cittą di Torino (International), 81.1 miles
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