Wonderful Opportunity to Acquire a Beautifully Restored 3 Storey, 10 Bedroom Medieval French Chateau with Mature South …
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|€850,000 is approximately:|
- Type: Residential (Apartment, Château, Country House, Maison de Maître, Manoir / Manor House), Investment Property, Maison Ancienne, Maison Bourgeoise, Detached
- Bedrooms: 10
- Bath/ Shower Rooms: 6
- Habitable Size: 680 m²
- Land Size: 1,337 m²
- Character / Period Features
- Countryside View
- Off-Street Parking
- Renovated / Restored
- Rental / Gîte Potential
- Revenue Generating
- Stable(s) / Equestrian Facilities
- Swimming Pool
Wonderful Opportunity to Acquire a Beautifully Restored 3 Storey, 10 Bedroom Medieval French Chateau with Mature South Facing Garden and Pool, Outbuildings, Stables and Separate Two Bedroom …
Wonderful opportunity to acquire a beautifully restored 3 storey,
10 bedroom medieval French Chateau with mature South facing garden and pool, outbuildings, stables and separate two bedroom apartment, located near all amenities in the Minervois CorbiAres area.
This 12th century property has kept its original features, and enjoys stunning views over the village and countryside.
The daily croissant as well as a restaurant are within walking distance, other shops are just a few kilometres away. A glance through the stately wrought iron gate into the large courtyard shows the imposing stone staircase leading up to the ground floor of the Castle and part of the facade
with dominating towers.
A large, bright entrance hall with a beautiful mosaic floor and the high ceiling show straight away the unexpected elegance of this restored property. The medieval Castle offers very comfortable indoor/outdoor living with large French doors from all reception rooms accessing the South facing garden with terrace and swimming pool.
A 360A degree view combined with the ambience of plenty of history on each step is overwhelming.
This fabulous property offers very bright and good sized rooms with high ceilings matched with authenticity. The outbuildings, stable and first floor of the garage (in order to keep the luxury of having a large garage), total about 380m2, and could be converted into further apartments. The property offers huge potential for a luxury B & B business with Gites, wedding venue/event business or is ideal as a prestigious family home.
It offers about 600m2 of living space over 3 floors.
On the ground floor is a beautiful monumental staircase leading to a large solid entrance door, a prestigious entrance hall of 57m2 with beautiful mosaic floor and original stone staircase opposite leading to the first floor, a fully fitted kitchen 34m2 with oak parquet floor and a stunning marble fireplace, with a pantry 8m2 in the East tower.
A French door leads to the South facing garden with terrace and swimming pool, and there is a dining room 39m2 with carved wood panelling, an oak parquet floor and a marble fireplace, 2 French doors leading to the garden, a walk in cupboard 5m2, a living room 23m2 with wood panelling, a parquet floor and a oak fireplace, a French door leading to the garden, access to the West tower, another living room 30m2 with a fireplace, tiled floor, French door to the paved terrace - curved corridor to the North terrace, WC and vestibule 5m2.
A store room 3m2 and wine cellar 30m2 below the living room area, completes the ground floor.
A landing 11m2 leads to the corridor 26m2 on the first floor, with a bedroom 23m2 with fireplace and en-suite bathroom 7m2, walk in wardrobe 3.2m2, vestibule 4m2, leading to a terrace 60m2, a bedroom 17m2, master suite with bedroom 23m2, fireplace, and walk in wardrobe 19m2, shower room 8m2, bedroom 17m2 with en-suite shower room 3.4m2, bedroom 12.5m2 with en-suite shower room 6m2, study/bedroom 10.3m2, and separate WC 6m2.
On the 2nd floor is a landing 13m2 leading to the corridor 26m2, a bedroom 26m2 and en-suite shower room 5.6m2 in the tower, with a walk in wardrobe 2m2, a bedroom 18.8m2, bathroom 13.6m2, bedroom/office 14m, room 10m2 with tower 8m2, bedroom 13.8m2, 2 rooms to restore 12m2 and 18.6m2 with tower 3m2 and a large tower 8m2.
The swimming pool is 8m x 3m.
The independent ground floor apartment offers about 85m2 of living space comprising of a living room 24m2, a fully fitted kitchen 7m2, corridor, bedroom 12.5m2, bedroom 19.6m2, bathroom 7.75m2, laundry room, and terrace / courtyard 41m2.
There is a huge commercial potential since the outbuildings could be converted into apartments, an event room etc., all subject to planning permission.
There are stables of 240m2, 120m2 with some boxes, another 120m2 on the 1st floor, a garage 280m2: 140m2 on the ground floor and another 140m2 above, a cellar 25m2 and storage below the Chateau.
The total size of the land is 1,451m2 with various outside spaces. A courtyard of about 240m2 at the entrance provides access to the Castle, the apartment and the outbuildings. Outbuildings are accessed as well from a public place.
There is another terrace on the North side of about 120m2. The lovely South facing garden, laid to lawn with automatic watering system, overlooking the village, with bushes and flowers, a terrace and swimming pool, has a size of about 360m2, and the terrace of 60m2 on the first floor adds to the various outside spaces.
Except a very few rooms, as described above, the Castle has been restored over the past 5 years and is in excellent condition. New matching wooden double glazed windows and French doors throughout, heating by exchange pump and a few electric radiators in some bedrooms.
Letter B on the energy report prooves that this Castle is exceptionally well insulated. Automatic gates, cat 5 system throughout, alarm system and cctv. Town water and town sewage.
Rare to find such a Castle, full of history, and in turn key condition. Low maintenance, ideal for a main residence, wedding venue/event business, luxury B & B with Gite activity or long term rent of apartments or just a large secondary home.
|€850,000 is approximately:|
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