Large apartment within an historic canal-side Palazzo with lift
Large apartment of approximately 200sq.m within an historic canal-side Palazzo near the Scuola Grande della Misericordia in the heart of Cannaregio.
The apartment is in need of renovation and has great potential. It features Venetian terrazzo floorings and views over private gardens and the Scuola Grande.
The Palazzo has a lift and the communal areas are in very good condition.
The property is composed of: a large living area, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a studio room, and roomy utility rooms.
An interesting apartment in a privileged position in the Cannaregio sestiere' a much-loved district with a traditional old-world charm characterised by peaceful residential areas, a host of historic landmarks including the spectacular fairy tale Ca' d'Oro and the ancient Jewish Ghetto, plus long and wide canal-side fondamente' including the Fondamente de la Misericordia and de la Sensa (with their fabulous selection of local restaurants and bacari'), and the Fondamente Nove Venice's northern waterfront overlooking the waters of the lagoon towards the distant peaks of the Dolomite mountains.
Within an easy stroll of some wonderful churches including the Santa Maria dei Miracoli, the Gesuiti and Madonna dell' Orto and close to the Strada Nova where you find shops galore plus a well stocked supermarket.
Convenient to 3 vaporetto (water bus) stops San Marcuola (Casinò), Ca' d'Oro and Madonna dell' Orto the latter allowing for easy travel to the beaches of the Lido and to the glass-blowing island of Murano, with connections at Fondamente Nove to the rainbow-coloured island of Burano and the island of Torcello.
Also a stone's throw to the traghetto at Campo Santa Sofia, which during operating times, ferries passengers by gondola across the Grand Canal to the Rialto Market in the district of San Polo.