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5 bedroom character property for sale


France - Carcassonne, Aude

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Call: 03339 395599

Key features:

  • Living space: 400 m<sup>2</sup>;
  • Plot size: 74720 m<sup>2</sup>;
  • Convertible space: 200 m<sup>2</sup>;
  • Distance to shops: km

Full description:

Unique 19th century château, 400mē on two levels, 5 bedrooms, 7.4ha grounds, flowered Mediterranean garden, park with century old trees, terraces, quiet and secure location, superb view, close to water, short drive to all amenities

Built just before 1900 this unique historical chateau is located in the greater Carcassonne area, Languedoc Roussillon, South of France. The property offers uninterrupted views, there is water bordering the property, a large park and privacy in total quietness. An impressive stair case leads to the second floor where there is an open attic space of 200mē, height under beams of 3,2m giving the possibility of further development. The first and second floor rooms have unique views through large original bay windows to the Mediterranean garden and park on one side and grassland on the other. A very peaceful place.

Description of the property
The property offers about 400mē of living space on two floors, with about 200mē of convertible attic space

Ground floor: Entrance/Hall 44mē, WC, Sitting room with a fire place 40mē, Kitchen 24mē, Passage 18mē, Dining room 40mē, Small Sitting room 19mē, and Office 18mē.
1st floor: Nursing room or a further bedroom 19mē, Passage 7mē, Bathroom 20mē, Toilet 2,5mē, Bedroom 1 40mē, Landing 48mē, Bedroom 2 20mē, Bedroom 3 13mē, Passage 6,5mē, Bathroom 6mē, Bedroom 4 20mē, Bedroom 5 16mē.
2rd floor: Attic, open space to convert 233mē.

74720mē of land. The property includes a park with century old trees, Mediterranean garden and terraces creating several eating places around the building depending on the position of the sun, grassland sloping to the water. The environment is calm and very private with a preserved infinity view. A separate garage for two cars and a kennel are also in the park plus there is plenty of space for parking several cars. Automatic entrance gates and videophone.

General Condition
The property is very sound and can be lived in but needs some updating. Original openings doors and windows throughout, high ceilings, original painted walls and ceilings in some rooms and entrance hall, there is a sort of gas heating system (underground tank), a pellets wood burner and 9 fireplaces, however maybe a proper central heating system would need to be installed.

This unique historical property is for nature lovers, peaceful location and exceptional views. A property with a warm feeling. Shopping is only a short drive away. This would be perfectly suitable as a family home or a holiday home and some Bed and Breakfast, one or two horses could live there happily! Easy access to airports, railway system and motorways.

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

Nearest Airports*

  • Carcassonne (International), 4.2 miles
  • Perpignan (Rivesaltes) (International), 66.2 miles
  • Toulouse (Blagnac) (International), 91.7 miles

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

To view this property or request more details, contact
AB Real Estate, St Genies de Fontedit

3, rue du Deves, St Genies de Fontedit, Herault 34480 FRANCE
03339 395599  Local call rate
About AB Real Estate, St Genies de Fontedit

AB Real Estate is a successful international agency founded in 2001. We offer a wide range of properties from prestige, to villas and character holiday homes in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in the South of France.

Our dedicated team of multilingual staff ensures the specific needs of our foreign clientele are met. Buying a property in another country as a holiday home, investment, or a permanent place of residence, can be a difficult process, particularly if you are unfamiliar with the language, local laws, legal requirements and procedures. We provide a smooth transition and also help with the myriad of different logistical issues that arise whenever you are buying a property abroad.

Based on your initial search requirements, we offer a tailored service selecting only those properties that meet your needs.

We will assist you through the whole purchasing process, and offer an exceptional after sales service that includes a ‘settling-in’ package where we connect all the utilities, help you set up a bank account, insurance etc. We also offer a maintenance service, for example, gardening, building/decorating, pool, etc., a key-holding service and a holiday rental service ranging from change-overs to an all encompassing package, and much more.

You will find a warm welcome here at AB Real Estate and our experienced and professional multilingual team will make things as easy as possible for you.


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This property is marketed by:

AB Real Estate, St Genies de Fontedit

3, rue du Deves, St Genies de Fontedit, Herault 34480 FRANCE
or call 03339 395599
Calling from outside the UK? 0033467363680

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