Prestigious Castle For Sale In The Province Of Cuneo
Spectacular fortress for sale in Piedmont
Luxury castle in high position for sale near Cuneo
This luxury castle is in Piedmont, in the province of Cuneo, and has a panoramic view of the hills of the Langhe area, famous for its high-quality wines and the traditional Alba truffle.
This prestigious fortress for sale dates back to the early 13th century; we can still see the ancient “Tower of the knives” which had a trap inside, according to tradition.
This castle was, between the late 14th and early 19th century, a domain of a branch of the Colonna, a noble Roman family. They got to this estate thanks to the help of Cardinal Savelli, lord of Asti, when seeking shelter after the turbulent situations following the conquest of Anagni in which Sciarra Colonna, an ally of French King Philip the Fair, defeated pope Boniface VIII. The property was then given to different families, who maintained the charm that the centuries have bestowed upon this ancient castle.
This luxury estate also includes a park and a courtyard fenced by high walls with corner turrets. It is located in the centre of town, measures 2,550 sqm and has three floors above ground and some basements and lower-ground floors. The rooms are spacious, airy and elegantly furnished, including the six bedrooms and four bathrooms.
This property is completed by the grounds surrounding the castle, which measure approximately 80,000 sqm.
This is a true dream home, the perfect place to appreciate this area important food and wine tradition, a haven of rest where you can relax while surrounded by soothing colours, far from the city yet equipped with all comforts.
- Private parking space