Characteristic 18th century stone house in the green forest of Artò, a small hamlet of Madonna del Sasso, overlooking Lago d'Orta and a stone's throw from Lake Maggiore. The house is located on the ancient Via Francigena and once hosted Rome pilgrims from the north. There is a spring on the property and the owners occasionally occupy an outbuilding. The house has three floors, kitchen and living room on the ground floor, bathroom and toilet on the second floor and two bedrooms on the second floor. The beautiful outdoor area is shared with the owners and equipped for outdoor dining. On the lake possibility to go hiking, visit museums and ancient palaces, golf and tennis court, kite surfing, wakesurfing and skiing in winter on Mottarone. From Orta boats to the nearby island of San Giulio, the so-called ?stone island?, a small jewel of the Middle Ages. The romantic town of Arona is 27 km away and to Stresa above the beautiful Lake Maggiore, it is 32 km. The access road to the accommodation has a steep climb of about 50m (unsuitable for sports cars) and then goes about 100 meters through flat terrain in a field (not recommended in rainy weather). The fireplace is only decorative.