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20 bedroom character property for sale


Between Gourdon and Souillac, 46, France

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Call: 03339 397307

Key features:

  • 20 Bedrooms
  • 19 Bathrooms
  • Rural,
  • With Views,
  • Swimming Pool,
  • ADSL
  • Outbuildings,Games Room,Wine Cellar,Gym,
  • Telephone,Mains Electricity,Mains Water,Septic Tank,Well,
  • Central Heating,

Full description:

The majority of this magnificent castle dates back to the 16th Century. It has been carefully restored over the last decade to its former glory retaining its authenticity and a wealth of original features whilst upgrading it with modern facilities to meet the demands of the 21st Century. The property lends itself to a variety of commercial activities such as a hotel, weddings, receptions, conferences, courses, bed & breakfast, subject to consents. The property currently provides 20 bedrooms and 19 bathrooms with jacuzzi baths en suite.
Each room has TV, telephone and internet. The buildings are arranged around an attractive central courtyard garden. There is a 700 m2 pool area with pool house, fitness centre and tennis court. Chapel and Dovecote. Half a hectare of vineyard and approximately 41 ha of land around the property. There is the possibility of acquiring another farm of 24 ha.

Ground Floor reception rooms off courtyard:
  • Separate WC accessed from the outside terrace
  • Vaulted reception room (8.56mx 5.22m), off which is
  • Kitchen (2.48m x 3m)
  • Separate WC in the foot of the tower.
  • Second large Stone vaulted reception room 14.47m x 5.20m)
  • Bedroom/Sitting room in the tower (3.43m x 3.53m)
  • Vaulted wine cellar

    Chapel tower:
  • Chapel (3.86m x 5.7m) with high vaulted ceiling.
  • Stone spiral staircase leading up to
  • Bedroom 1 with en suite shower room/WC (4.6m x 6m) and
  • Bedroom 2 with en suite bathroom/WC (4.6 m x 6m).

    Main part of the chateau:

    Ground Floor: Entrance via a tower with stone spiral staircase linking all floors.
  • Hall or Salle dArmes (5.63m x 6.94m) with stone fireplace, 3.65m high beamed ceiling and stone flagged floor
  • Office/study (4.23m x 4.21m) with fireplace and murals
  • Separate WC/cloakroom
  • Large Living Room/Salon (5.63m x 10m) with arched French windows to the courtyard
  • Kitchen (4.46m x 5.65m) with wood wall and floor units, tiled worktops and original stone fireplace.
    French windows to courtyard.
  • Boiler/technical room equipped with Viessmann boiler for the central heating system.

    First Floor:
  • Bedroom 3 (6.87m x 5.9m) with fireplace.
  • En suite Bathroom (4.26m x 4.24m) with corner bath jacuzzi, twin marble sinks and shower.
  • Separate WC off bathroom (about 4m2)
  • Stone staircase up from Bedroom 3 to Bedroom 4 in the circular tower (4.92m x 4.92m) with impressive exposed roof timberwork and characterful look-out niches. (second floor)
  • Bedroom 5 (3.37m x 4.30m) with en suite bathroom/WC (5m2)
  • Chinese Bedroom 6 (5.92 x 4.69m) with en suite bathroom/WC (5m2)
  • Bedroom 7 (4.41m 5.21m) and bathroom/WC (2m x 4m) off lobby adjoining bedroom.

    Second Floor:
  • Bedroom 8 (6.82 x 5m) with en suite bathroom/ WC (3m x 2.5m)
  • Billiard Room (12.92 x 5m) and (3m x 2.5m)
  • Bedroom 9 (6m x 8.32m) on 2 levels with sitting area, off which
  • En suite Bathroom/WC in tower (3.6m x 3.6m)

    West Wing:
    First Floor:
  • Bedroom 10 (5.92m x 5.86m) with en suite bathroom/WC in tower
  • Bedroom 11 (4.43 x 3.33m) with corner fireplace with en suite Bathroom/WC (7.5m2)
  • Bedroom 12 (4.43 x 3.33m) with en suite bathroom/WC (7.5m2)
  • Bedroom 13 with stone fireplace off which is a look-out tower with original medieval WC!
  • En suite bathroom/WC (8m2) and door to roof terrace

    Second Floor:
  • Bedroom 14 (3.26m x 4.78m) with en suite bathroom/WC
  • Bedroom 15 (3.25m x 4.55m) with en suite bathroom/WC (6m2)
  • Bedroom 16 (7.55m x 4.55m with en suite bathroom/WC (2m x 3.5m)
  • Bedroom 17 (3.25 x 4.55m with en suite bathroom/WC (6m2)

    Oil-fired central heating
    Fully re-wired throughout
    Television, telephone and internet points in every room
  • 150 m2 Pool House with fitness centre, sauna, bedroom, shower room, large kitchen and covered terrace with barbecue. Heating.
  • 700 m2 tiled pool area - swimming pool with salt system.
  • Tennis court
  • Guardians House with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a kitchen/dining/living room. Independent oil-fired central heating. Garaging for 3 cars.
  • Independent Dovecot with kitchenette, shower room/WC, 2 bedrooms

    About 41 ha. of land in total (mostly around the castle and mainly wooded) including a half hectare vineyard planted with merlot, with the possibility of extending it.

    There is the possibility of acquiring another farm with a further 24 ha.
  • This pin shows the general area of the property as the exact location was not given

    Nearest Airports*

    • Bergerac (International), 86.4 miles

    *Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.

    To view this property or request more details, contact
    Charles Loftie Immobilier, Cazals

    SARL Charles Loftie place Hugues Salel 46250 Cazals
    03339 397307  Local call rate
    About Charles Loftie Immobilier, Cazals

    Established in 1992 and with over 20 years experience as a registered French estate agent in our beautiful corner of South West France, Charles Loftie and his bi-lingual team are perfectly placed to find you your dream home.
    Charles qualified as a chartered surveyor, and has worked for 35 years in the UK and French residential real estate markets. With his co-director, Alice Loftie, and their sales agents, they provide a personal and professional service for an international clientele of both buyers and sellers.


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    Charles Loftie Immobilier, Cazals

    SARL Charles Loftie place Hugues Salel 46250 Cazals
    or call 03339 397307
    Calling from outside the UK? 0033565228350

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