Charming, renovated Apartment with large Terrace and Lake View


This charming apartment is part of the historic Palazzo Brentano in Mezzegra in the sought-after Tremezzina area on Lake Como.

The prestigious Palazzo dates back to the 17th century. It belonged to the Brentanos, a family of merchants and one of the most influential families on Lake Como. Still today Palazzo Brentano oozes elegant charm.

The property was carefully renovated and furnished with passion for detail by the present owner in 2010 and has always been perfectly maintained. The original features include the impressive vaulted ceilings, shutters and doors, and a huge fireplace.

2 entrance
3 living
4 kitchen
5 living
6 living
7 bedroom
8 bathroom
9 terrace
10 terrace
11 terrace + view
12 terrace + view

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  • Type of property: Apartment
  • Available for: Sale
  • Property area: Lake Como
  • Municipality: Tremezzina
  • Surface: 150 mq
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Balconies/terraces: yes
  • Garage: yes (1)
  • Parking place: no
  • Year of construction: 1700
  • Year of renovation: 2010


  • Fitness Area
  • Furnished kitchen
  • Original features
  • Marble fireplace
  • Lake view
  • Shared pool, garden and tennis court


The apartment is on the first floor, with direct access from the pedestrian street of the old hamlet. It has two entrances and is composed of a living area with a big marble fireplace and an open kitchen, a large kitchen/dining room, two bedrooms with access to an amazing 40 sqm terrace with lake view, two bathrooms and a laundry/powder room. The large panoramic windows and white resin floors create a light and airy feel throughout.

Precious design pieces and valuable handmade and antique pieces of art and furniture are included in the sale.

A garage and access to the pool, tennis court, and shared garden of the Brentano Residence in front of the palace complete the property.


Palazzo Brentano enjoys a very quiet location at the end of a dead-end street in the historic hamlet of Mezzegra. The centre of Mezzegra can be reached by foot in 5 minutes. Mezzegra offers several excellent restaurants and bars, a mini-market, a bakery and an ice cream parlor/pasticceria. A playground for children and the lakefront with a charming piazza with a magnificent century-old Magnolia tree and a characteristic bar/restaurant are also within walking distance.

Mezzegra, on the western shore of picturesque Lake Como, is 30 km from the Swiss border/Lugano, 30 km from Como and the highway to Milano and Malpensa airport. Menaggio and Bellagio are easily reachable by car or ferry. The Tremezzina area is one of the most sought-after areas on Lake Como thanks to its excellent sun exposure, the undeniable charm of local architecture with authentic hamlets and elegant historic villas, and the wealth of local amenities and attractions.


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