Cascina La Torre

Property Details
Type of property: Villa - Mansion   Available for: Sale
Position: No lake view   Town / Area: Como
Living Area [sqm]: 1000   Ground Area [sqm]: 0
N° Bathrooms: 6   N° Bedrooms: 8
N° Floors: 4   Price: On application
Floor Plan Not Available    


Purchasing this farmstead means coming back of almost six centuries in the history of Lake Como area where in these period most of the lands were destinated to the agricolture.
The main buildings of Cascina La Torre are originally build around the end of the XVI century in the hilly countryside just outside the city of Como and at the feet of Monte Croce inside the Spina Verde a mountain chain on the west side of the city.
At the end of XVII century in this area the bourgeoisie of Como built their holiday residences.
In 1925 it has been added the tower on four floors and the building annexed to it that is the most noble part of the construction.
During the last part of the XIX century this mansion was left abandoned by the former owner but in the recent years the actual family has completely renovated preserving all the historic features and details of the buildings with a lot of care and passion.

Today the property that appears as a castle has also a new garage in the back side of the building for at least 10 cars.

The total indoor surface is close to 1000 sq m.

The main unit that includes the tower has a dining room with a big fireplace, two living rooms with fireplace, an office with an antique well, a kitchen and utilities rooms with bathroms at the ground floor. On the first floor there are 4 bedrooms with two bathrooms and a large kitchen fully equipped with a stove beside a dining room and a sitting room.

The tower completes this part of the building with two bedrooms with bathroom and the last floor of the tower that has been left open. From this room the feeling with the panoramic with is like coming back to the Middle Age.

The second unit is an apartment with living room, kitchen and one bedroom perfect for the staff.

The third unit is a very nice apartment on two floors. The ground floor has a living room with fireplace and a kitchen. On the first floor you will have a bedroom and a bathroom with a classic bathtub.

Inside this complex with access from the central yard there is an antique cellar and two rooms with vaulted ceiling with bricks.

The large land allows the construction of a swimming pool that has a perfect location in the front of the building or a tennis cour but even a horse stable.

The location is very quiet, peacefull and only at 15 minutes from Como and 10 minutes from the highway for Milano.


Times to reach:


Malpensa: 45 minutes

Como : 15 minutes

Milano: 40 Minutes

Lugano: 30 minutes

Saikt Moritz: 1.40 hours