1 bedroom apartment for sale
Italy - Borgo Val di Taro, Parma, Emilia-Romagna
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- Located in the heart of the "Centro Storico"
- A variety of bars, restaurants and shops within easy walking distance
- 10 minutes walk to train station
- PRICED REDUCED FOR QUICK SALE
Pontremoli lies inland near La Spezia and the Cinque Teme on the coast and the city of Parma in the Emilia - Romagna region, at the very North end of Tuscany in the Lunigiana region. This is also the gateway to the Apennine Mountains and is on the Via Francigena, an important pilgrimage route. The town's medieval district lies between the Magra and Verde Rivers that join at the Southern end of the town.
A large one bedroom, authentic Tuscan apartment in the 'centro storico' area of the historic town of Pontremoli with shops, cafes, restaurants, a theatre, a castle with museum and twice weekly open air markets held on a Wednesday and Saturday in the medieval piazza just moments from the property. Fully equipped and decorated, the apartment has tiled floors throughout and comprises of one large bedroom, large living room with dining area if required, spacious eat-in kitchen, spacious bathroom with a separate shower, a large storage room and a usable outdoor roof area. The property has in the last few years been double glazed and has central heating. The apartment is located very near to the medieval entrance 'Porta Parma' (Parma Gate) on Via Garibaldi.
HOW TO GET THERE
Pontremoli is on the train line between Parma and La Spezia and the train station is ten minutes walk away from the apartment. Coming by car, there is an exit from the Parma - La Spezia Autostrada, A12. By car, you can explore the nearby hills, quaint villages and castles. There are buses to many villages and towns in the Lunigiana region.
AIRPORTS: Pisa: 81.0 km
RAILWAY : Pontremoli: 1.6 km
WHAT CAN PONTREMOLI OFFER?
Pontremoli has fine eateries including Da Busse, Trattoria da Pellicia, L'Oca Bianca and Pizzeria Pecci to name but a few and all within minutes of the apartment. There are many local culinary specialities including the famous testarole, porcini mushrooms, Spongata Christmas Cake and 'Amore' cakes from the beautiful Svizzeri café and shop. Bar Alvaro offers a multitude of ice cream flavours and delights.
There is a cinema and the theatre, Il Teatro della Rosa in Pontremoli. There are many fine churches with some quite spectacular design and decoration. Two churches, Il Duomo and the Chiesa di San Nicolo are in the vicinity of the apartment. The Medieval castle, Il Castello del Piagnaro with the famous Bronze Age Stele Statues, is moments from the apartment. There is the highly successful 'Medievalis' held during August (along Via Garibaldi). Diverse musical recitals and concerts are held regularly throughout the year.
- Cristoforo Colombo (International), 45 miles
- Galileo (International), 64.8 miles
- Linate (Domestic), 70.2 miles
- Borgo Panigale (International), 74.8 miles
- Villafranca Veronese (International), 82.6 miles
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