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20 bedroom cottage for sale

Cognac, France ,Cognac ,France


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Ideally located near the historical center of Cognac, on the banks f the Charente river, this wonderful Cognac property consists of a magnificent 16th century château of approx. 1000 m², 4 cottages totaling approx. 1000 m² of living space, caretaker's cottage, distillery and a chai. The property is set in grounds of 36,32 ha (12,5 ha of vineyards Grande Champagne, 5,1 ha of building land, 3,3 ha of landscaped garden around the chateau, 9,2 ha of agricultural land, 6,33 ha of woodland). A unique offering in the area.
Idéalement située à proximité du centre historique de Cognac, au bord de la Charente, cette propriété viticole de prestige comprend un magnifique château du 16ème siècle entièrement rénové, de nombreuses dépendances aménagées offrant en tout 1000 m² habitables, une maison de gardien, une distillerie et un chai. La propriété s'étend sur 36,32 ha (12,5 ha de vignes Grande Champagne, 5,1 ha constructibles, 3,3 ha de parc paysagé autour du château, 9,2 ha de terres agricoles, 6,33 ha de bois).


The chateau offers approx. 800 m² of living space on three levels. The ground floor comprises a large entrance hall with a superb marble staircase, 3 successive lounges, a dining room and a professional kitchen. On the 1st Floor, there is a Cognac Club, a magical room of 100 m² where one can taste and discover Cognacs, and five large bedrooms, all with ensuite bathroom. Renovated and arranged into three large rooms, the attic could be used to create at least 4/5 further bedrooms with ensuite bathroom. The basement includes a superb wine cellar, visible from the dining room upstairs.

The Vineyards
The vineyards fall into the Grande Champagne cru, the highest quality level. Because the property vineyards are within the commune of Cognac, they are the only ones benefiting from the "Cognac de Cognac" appellation, which places them at a price above the market level.The property vineyards produce approx. 1000 hectoliters of white winesevery year, which makes it possible to produce approx. 100 hectoliters of eaux-de-vie (brandies). Interestingly, the chateau has an impressive collection of more than 400 bottles of top-quality Cognac from 110 different producers.

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Nearest Airports*

  • Bordeaux (Mérignac) (International), 61.6 miles
  • Poitiers (Biard) (International), 69 miles
  • Bergerac (International), 72.9 miles
  • Limoges (International), 73.7 miles

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

To view this property or request more details, contact
Maxwell Baynes, Mérignas

Gabiran 33350 Mérignas
03339 395592  Local call rate
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