Cà di Ferro

Rivapiana, 6648 Minusio,

Along the tree-lined Rivapiana road, on the shore of Lake Maggiore. From the centre of Minusio you take one of the roads going down to the lake in Rivapiana. Built in 1560 according to the wishes of the Uri mercenary leader Peter A Pro, as a military base for the recruitment of mercenaries. The complex includes one massive square-plan building with a projecting top part, with walkway and machicola...

ARCHITECTURE Ancient civil architecture, Ancient and religious architecture
Rivapiana, 6648 Minusio
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