Vintebbio

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Vintebbio
Frazione
Vintebbio chiesa.jpg
Vintebbio is located in Italy
Vintebbio
Vintebbio
Location of Vintebbio in Italy
Coordinates: 45°39′59″N 8°19′55″E / 45.66639°N 8.33194°E / 45.66639; 8.33194Coordinates: 45°39′59″N 8°19′55″E / 45.66639°N 8.33194°E / 45.66639; 8.33194
Country  Italy
Region  Piedmont
Province Vercelli (VC)
Comune Serravalle Sesia
Elevation[1] 297 m (974 ft)
Population (2001)[2]
 • Total 390
Demonym
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13037
Dialing code (+39) 0163

Vintebbio is a frazione (and parish) of the municipality of Serravalle Sesia, in Piedmont, northern Italy.

Overview[edit]

The castle with monte Barone in the background

It is a village located some km south from the centre of Serravalle, on the right side of Sesia river. Vintebbio is located at the foot of an hill where the impressive ruins of a middle ages castle, built by the bishops of Vercelli,[3] overlook the village.

Since 1927 it was a separate comune (municipality).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carta Tecnica Regionale raster 1:10.000 (vers.3.0), pubblished by Regione Piemonte - 2007
  2. ^ 14° Censimento generale della popolazione e delle abitazioni, Istat on-line data: dawinci.istat.it (accessed in June 2013)
  3. ^ Castello di Vintebbio, on-line on www.comune.serravallesesia.vc.it (access date: 20-6-2013)

External links[edit]

Media related to Vintebbio at Wikimedia Commons