This property, of considerable historical note, is located in the old city centre of Piacenza, in the western part of the original city. Due to its location the building is ideally suited for redevelopment and conversion into a tourist-accommodation facility or prestigious private homes.
Once used as barracks, the building, with direct access from Via del Castello, dates back to medieval times with subsequent renovation in the sixteenth century. It features a main section from which two wings extend towards the spacious internal courtyard. The building develops over three floors above ground, and includes a basement floor. The gross surface area is 5,763 m². The property is listed (former Legislative Decree 42/2004) and vacant. The building is ideally suited for redevelopment and conversion into residential homes or as an accommodating facility for tourists.
The property is located in the old city centre of Piacenza (102,269 inhabitants), which is the capital city of the province (288,013), and the ninth largest municipality in the Emilia-Romagna region in terms of population. The surrounding area features some of the city’s most significant historical and architectural sites, including Piazza del Borgo, the church of Santa Brigida dating from the XII century and the church of San Giovanni in Canale. The surrounding area has excellent public transport, with bus stops 200 metres from the property and the railway station just 4 km away.