ENGLISH VERSION VERSIONE ITALIANA

CASTLES FOR SALE

CASTLES FOR SALE, ITALY, FRANCE CHATEAU, SWISS CASTLE TO BUY

 
 
 

Search Castles

 

Country

 

Region

Price

N.Rooms

Complete list     

 
ARE YOU THE OWNER OF A CASTLE AND THINKING TO SELL IT ?
 
Please fill in the form below and we will be pleased to consider the possibility to insert it in our portfolio.
 
You can alternatively write us an e-mail to info@castelloinvendita.com. For a direct contact you can call us on +39 0575 788948
 
Name*:
Surname*:
Address:
City:
Post code/State:
Country:
E-mail*:
Telephone:
 
DESCRIBE YOUR PROPERTY
 
Region and/or geographic area:
   
Size:
   
N° of bedrooms:
   
Features:
 
I would like to subscribe to" Castle for sale in Italy" newsletter..
Having read the information pursuant to Article 13 of Legislative Decree No. 196/2003 I give consent for my personal data being processed for the mentioned purposes.
 
 
 
RECENTLY ADDED

The term Castle derives from castellum which, in turn, derives from Castrum, a Latin term that refers to a military settlement. It is, in fact, in Roman times that we find the first elements of castles, architectural structures that become even more important with the advent of the barbarians. These peoples, nomads and mostly devoted to hunting and war, were also particularly ferocious and it was therefore required to fortify the already existing military facilities.

 
With the fall of the Roman Empire and the advent of the Middle Ages the decentralization of power required the creation of different types of fortification. At the beginning the scene was dominated by the watch towers whose purpose was primarily military.
 
The different economic and social structure, typical of the Middle Ages, then, required the creation of fortified towns. The castle became, therefore, the nucleus of a decentralized economy that, from the city, now moved to the countryside. That’s why the castle appeared as real fortified village.

In modern times, with the advent of various forms of fortification, the castle lost its defensive role. The various castles began, therefore, to be converted into residences for noble families.
Currently many of the castles in Italy and Europe are in need of renovation and therefore represent an unique opportunity to give a new life to a piece of history.
 
Owning a castle, live in a castle and, even more, to revive a castle is surely one of the most exciting experiences of life.

 
 
Featured:
The best offers of Castles in Italy.
 

CASTLE FOR SALE JUST OUTSIDE SIENA, TUSCANY

This one of a kind 13th-century castle with annexes, Italian garden, olive grove and Chianti vineyards for sale in Siena. Once a military fortress, it is currently run as an accommodation business. The building (1,405 sqm) boasts all the typical traits of Medieval fortifications and a beautiful internal courtyard. The land, 16.5 hectares in total, includes a 400-tree olive grove and 1.4 ha of Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG vineyards.



MANOR VILLA WITH DEPENDANCE AND POOL FOR SALE IN SPOLETO, UMBRIA

In Umbria, 2 km from the historic centre of Spoleto, in a very panoramic location, manor villa with dependance, pool and 11 ha of land of which 10 ha of park. In total, the property has thirteen bedrooms and sixteen bathrooms. The origins of this villa, which stands out for its elegance, date back to the 19th century.



CASTLE WITH HAMLET FOR SALE IN PISA, TUSCANY

On the hills of the province of Pisa, in panoramic position, this vast estate with 7,520 sqm is ideal for anyone looking for a piece of history to use as part of a hosting business or as a simple retirement from the chaos of city life. 110 hectares of land allows the cultivation of wheat and the presence of an olive grove (1,900 trees) would allow the production of nice Tuscan oil. The building outside the hamlet are abandoned and ruined.



HISTORIC VILLA WITH B&B AND VINEYARD FOR SALE, EMILIA-ROMAGNA

Wonderfully settled on the Tosco-Romagnolo hills of Emilia-Romagna, in the province of Ravenna, this 32.5-hectare organic wine estate offers a splendidly restored historic villa, embedded in century-old cypresses, linden and oak trees, a luxurious boutique B&B with pool, a 3.4-hectare vineyards and a brand new winery for the production of excellent wines with great personality. The estate is highly ecologic by exploiting renewable resources such as photovoltaic and geothermal energy. No fossil fuels are used.



CASTLE FOR SALE IN FLORENCE


ITALY
                              Castello in vendita