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9 bedroom castle for sale

BRIVE LA GAILLARDE, Dordogne Area, S.W France - Aquitaine,


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Key features:

  • cellar
  • guest house
  • outbuildings
  • south facing
  • private garden
  • terraces
  • landscaped
  • country

Full description:

Correze - Brive - A CASTLE at just 7 minutes from Brive!

Only 7 minutes from the center of Brive, at 20 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes from the A20 motorway, stands this beautiful castle, partly from the 13th century, partly from the period between 1700 and 1900; offering a habitable area of 450m2.

Built on a hill, the castle and its outbuildings are placed in the middle of a beautiful park-garden with ancient trees, lawns and terraces on an area of ??over 7 hectares.
The castle can be accessed via different approaches, on the south west side to the "cour d'honneur, or more private, on the north side to the inner courtyard.

The majestic hall gives access to the large open living room with three large double doors and a fireplace 'neo-renaissance' which was restored in the 18th century style by the former owner, the painter / decorator Eliane Rooryck. The floor area is 80 m2 and the ceiling height is 3.80m. Adjoining there is a large dining room of 35 m2 with fireplace from the Renaissance period. In line with the main lounge you will find the cloakroom and toilets.

On the ground floor of the east wing is a large kitchen of 23 m2, which is connected to a portion of the tower. A hall gives access to the three basements (two in an arc shape), a bathroom, a toilet and a study of 28 m2.
On the first floor, on the courtyard side, there is a private terrace, and a second one, very spacious, with a 180 degree view.
An entrance hall leads into two bedrooms, a bathroom and a toilet, and at the same level another area of ??73 m2.
On the other side, in the 13th century section, reached by a stone spiral staircase, there are three bedrooms, a kitchen, a bathroom and a convertible attic.

The outbuildings: there is a house with a habitable surface of 136 m2, which offers, spread over three levels, a large living room with fireplace and a beautiful pebble flooring, a kitchen and a utility room on the ground floor.
The first floor has a hallway, two bedrooms, a bathroom and a toilet. On the second floor there is a hall with gives access to a bedroom and a bathroom.
This house has to be renovated.

Furthermore, there are a chapel, a studio in very good condition, some garages and a shed. All buildings are connected to the sewerage system.

This pin shows the general area of the property as the exact location was not given

Nearest Airports*

  • Limoges (International), 51 miles
  • Bergerac (International), 54.5 miles
  • Aulnat (International), 89.7 miles

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

To view this property or request more details, contact
Home Hunts SARL, Marseille

55 Rue St. Ferreol, Marseille, 13001 France.
03339 395831  Local call rate
About Home Hunts SARL, Marseille


Established in 2005 by Tim Swannie and Francois-Xavier de Vial, HOMEHUNTS offers a complete professional property search service for clients interested in luxury properties in France and Monaco.

We are a fully registered Agent immobilier in France with our own Carte Professionelle but we act for the buyer rather than the seller. We work with all of the best selling agents, builders and private owners in France so that we can cover the whole property market. We do take properties for sale directly but unlike a traditional agent, we are not restricted to the properties on our books and we search the entire market for our clients.

Since the creation, our focus has been to offer the very best service we can for our clients. Our team of consultants are multi-lingual, they all have an in depth local knowledge and they are all experts on the French buying process.

The success we have experienced at HOMEHUNTS is due to our exceptionally high standards and our energetic and dedicated enthusiasm for achieving the best results for our clients. We endeavour to succeed in all aspects of the business, continually improving ourselves as we find more effective ways to increase our range of services. Our ultimate goal is to exceed our client's goals and expectations.


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Home Hunts SARL, Marseille

55 Rue St. Ferreol, Marseille, 13001 France.
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