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2 Bed Townhouse for sale

Platania, Cantanzaro, Calabria, Italy

£29,813 *  [€35,000]

2 Bed Townhouse for sale

Platania, Cantanzaro, Calabria, Italy

£29,813 *  [€35,000]

Property Details


  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Plot size: 105 m2
  • Habitable space: 105 m2

Features


  • Traditional property on 3 levels
  • Partially renovated
  • Planning approved
  • Accomodating layout
  • Centrally located - close to amenities
  • 17km to Lamezia Terme airport

Full Description


Located just 30 minutes (17km) from Lamezia Terme Airport and Lamezia Terme Centrale train station and only 13 mins (6km) from the centre of Lamezia in the Comune of Platania is this great property that requires completion.

The property itself is on 3 levels and in 2022 was partially renovated by its current owner to include demolition, removal of external fixtures on floors 1 and 2.
The work carried out to date is the floor & ceiling fitted with wood beams, roof structure and joists with wood beams.
The ground floor is 2 storage rooms that could be transformed into living space. These both have separate entrances but can be opened inside and made into one open living space with a bathroom and laundry area and a staircase leading to the first floor.
The first level has its own entrance at the side of the property and is made up of one large living space with 2 balcony doors leading off and overlooking the small piazza.
The top level is planned for 2 bedrooms with balcony off, a bathroom, hallway and small closet.
The overall internal space will be approx. 105sqm. The planned layout can be viewed in the photos.
Furthermore, on the first and second floor there is a balcony measuring 4.70 x 0.87 metres.
The total useful internal space will be approx. 105 m2. The planned layout is visible in the photos.

Platania is a town of approx. 2000 inhabitants and has many local amenities including grocery stores, pharmacy, café bars, restaurants. A park with children’s play area is the central focus of the town and the Church built between 1686 and 1706, but renovated following the earthquake of 1783. is just off the park.
The Museum of Microbiology and Natural Science and the Medical Museum are also worth a visit. The town also hosts several festivals throughout the year.

Within a short drive is the town of Lamezia/Nicastro, where there is a vast array of amenities afforded by the principal town for the area; shops, boutiques, supermarkets, banks café bars, restaurants to name but a few.
There are zones of archaeological interest including the Norman-Swabian Castle at Nicastro, the Benedictine Abbey of S. Maria at Santa Eufemia and the area of Giardini di Renda, where many artefacts have been found.
Visit also the Cathedral of Nicastro which dates back to the Byzantine period and over time has been transformed with the latest neo-classical façade added in 1925. The Diocesan Museum preserves the history of the diocese from the 15th to the 20th century. The objects on display range from sacred vestments to reliquaries.

Within easy reach is the thermal springs of Lamezia Terme – and Health Spa – La Caronte, a source of sulphur waters & mud that offer therapeutic effects and well worth a visit.

Santa Eufemia has many amenities close by, including shops, café bars, supermarkets. With the beach at Cafarone being just 5 minutes’ drive away.Gizzeria Lido is a short drive away and has a variety of shops and bars with a 10km stretch of beach that benefits from thermal air that is ideal for kite surfing and each year hosts numerous competitions and has kite surfing schools.

The property is conveniently positioned to access the A2 autostrada from where it is possible to explore the many traditional hilltop villages and La Sila National Park, which is approx. 1 ½ hr drive away and boasts some of the most spectacular and dramatic scenery offered in the area coupled with year-round activities such as walking, pony trekking, quad bikes and skiing in the winter.
Further to the south approx. 1 hours drive are the beautiful resorts of Pizzo, famous for its sphere shaped, hazelnut and chocolate ice cream “Tartufo di Pizzo,” and Tropea for its beautiful beaches and the iconic Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell’ Isola, a ancient monastery set on a rocky outcrop in the sea.
Other places of interest include the museum housing The Bronzes of Riace at Reggio Calabria.
We have the necessary contacts to assist with the completion of this project.

Map may not show exact location

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