Real estate complex, former Saffi School, situated in the historical centre of Forlì, at a brief distance from the city Cathedral. The building, built at the end of the 800s, thanks to its central location is well adaptable to be transformed into private housing, offices and businesses.

Via Saffi, 17 - 47121 Forlì (FC)


Property type
Commercial, Office, Residential
Land area (m²)
1,588 m²
Total GIA (m²)
Total GLA
Year of construction
Late 18th century
State of maintenance and repair
To be refurbished
Occupation status
Risk profile

The building has a plan with a horse shoe shape, with internal courtyard and is within the block present between Via G. Saffi and Via Missirini. The property is articulated on three floors above the ground, as well as a basement and loft, and has three pedestrian entrances. The structure is in brick, the ceiling of the basement is in brick waves, that of the first and second floors is with beams and the covering is in wood. Pursuant to the current urban rules, the property can be used for residential and tertiary reasons with the following functions permitted: housing, offices, business up until 250 m² of sales surface, business even of media structure up until 250 m² and 2500 m², craftsmanship of personal services, showrooms, as well as other public services such as lower and higher education and health services of the area.

The property is situated in the historical centre of Forlì (117,913 inhabitants), chief administrative centre of the Province of Forlì-Cesena (394,601 inhabitants), in the Region of Emilia-Romagna (4,448,146 inhabitants), close to the Cathedral. The property is located along Via G. Saffi, near Corso Armando Diaz, one of the main roads in the centre, in the southern area, a zone which is densely and variously built with a vast amount of functions: housing, business and administrative. The location of the building is central to the municipal, provincial and national offices, to the university campus and the Museum (Museo S.Domenico e Pinacoteca). The railway station, that guarantees connections with the cities of Bologna, Ancona, Pesaro, Rimini, Piacenza and Lecce, is less than 2 km by foot from the property, while the exit “Forlì” of highway Adriatica (A-14) is about 8 km from the zone. The international airport of Bologna (8th Italian airport with 8.2 million passengers in 2017) is about 80 km from the city, while the Romagnola coast is 30 km away (Milano Marittima).

405 m²
1335 m²
first floor
1225 m²
second floor
795 m²
255 m²


Public Tender Sale of full Ownership


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