Italy - Sold unique apartment in the castle in the center of Galliate The city of Galliate is 7 km from Novara and 40 kilometers from Milan. The history of the city began in 840, when the name first POPs up in official documents. In Galliate preserved many ancient monuments. Apartment with a total area of 840m2, with 6 bedrooms and bathrooms, two living rooms and an elegant private courtyard of 1000 m2. The castle, which houses the apartment, built in 1476 on the foundations of a previous fortress of the Visconti. Construction continued in 1496, when Louis Moreau turned it into a residence for hunting, and in 1532 the castle became a fief of the family of the Marquis of Caravaggio di Sforza. In 1878 the castle was divided and began the restoration, which was completed in 1980 by its current owners. The castle consists of two private units that can be connected. One part of the castle has an entrance with frescoes of the XVIII century, living room with fireplace, flooring Venetian marble, dining room with 18th floor, kitchen with terracotta floors and a guest bathroom. On the second floor study, 3 bedrooms, one of which with fireplace, and 2 bathrooms. On the attic floor there is a separate apartment consisting of a living room with American kitchen, bedroom with dressing room and bathroom, attic. These apartments have a separate entrance from the main gate of the castle. The second part consists of entrance hall, kitchen, dining room, living room with fireplace and a balcony facing the moat. In the basement there are the cellars. The front of the castle brick. Internal reconstruction of the facade made in 2009. Part of the new double-glazed Windows with double glass. Heating methane with two boilers.