The sestiere of Dorsoduro is one of the most elegant and quiet locations in Venice, far away from the tourist crowds and offering delightful walks particularly along the Zattere promenade. The vaporetto stop of Zattere and Ca’ Rezzonico are very close allowing easy travel to all parts of Venice including Venice's Santa Lucia railway station (Ferrovia), Piazzale Roma and the nearby islands of Giudecca and the Lido. The area is well served by local shops and benefits from lying within very easy walking distance of a good selection of dining options.
Spacious and bright second floor apartment in historical palazzetto situated in a quiet and elegant area, with beautiful views of a canal and of the Campo dei Carmini.
The property, on the corner between the canal and the Campo dei Carmini, has two wide living areas and a dining room facing the Campo with a view towards the canal and of the church of Santa Maria dei Carmini, commonly known simply as the Carmini, and its wonderful Renaissance brick and marble façade decorated with sculpted lunettes by Giovanni Buora. Many important works are present inside the church, by the following artists, to name just a few: Tintoretto, Cima da Conegliano, Pesce and Fontana.
The palazzetto features a charming typical Venetian entrance, and in the apartment the Venetian terrazzo flooring and parquet.
Legend has it that the original 15th century palazzo was the home of Iago, one of the characters of Shakespeare’s Othello – Il Moro di Venezia.
There is a project for the lift under approval.
The property comprises: an entrance, two wide living rooms, one with a nice balcony, a dining room, and a bedroom all these rooms are opened towards the Campo, other two bedrooms facing the canal, another bedroom with e nsuite bathroom and dressing room on the rear, a kitchen, an office, a studio room, other two bathrooms and a corridor.
The property can be sold as a single apartment or divided in two different units, there is an approved restoration project, which includes two completely independent apartments.
The property needs some refurbishment that can emphasise its charm and its great potential.