6 bedroom character property for sale
France - Carcassonne, Aude
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- Living space: 330 m<sup>2</sup>;
- Plot size: 7545 m<sup>2</sup>;
- Convertible space: 440 m<sup>2</sup>;
- Distance to shops: km
This exceptional aristocratic property with rare architectural elements, with its century old trees and well maintained park is situated in the Carcassonne area, Languedoc Roussillon, South of France. There is plenty of charm outside as well as inside of this beautiful, well arranged Bastide. It has been restored with exclusive taste and high quality materials over the course of about 10 years. The 17th century stone house offers a beautiful baluster stone stair Louis XIV, high ceilings, original fireplaces, nice floors, central heating etc. There is a guardian cottage and other outbuildings of which a former stable is convertible subject to planning permission into living space. The property is very well located, quiet and at walking distance to basic shops and near the town. A property to fall in love with!
Description of the buildings
The Bastide offers about 330mē of living space over 2 floors and 160mē convertible on the top floor
Ground floor: Entrance hall 24mē, Kitchen 25mē, Sitting Room 50mē, Office 21mē, "Red Room" 23mē, "Yellow Room" 24mē, WC.
1st floor: 6 Bedrooms: 17, 15, 16, 16, 17 and 14mē, Laundry room 7mē, 3 Bathrooms, 2 of them with Italian Shower. Wide passage way for access to all bedrooms and the grandiose stair case from the ground floor.
2nd floor: Empty insulated attic of 160mē.
Guardian Cottage, 60mē over 2 levels
Thick walls, it would need updating.
Thick walls, could be renovated to create Gites.
Swimming pool of 13m x 4m with winter cover, turf around and view of the park.
Various outbuildings to store equipment or turn into further accommodation.
7500mē of grounds surrounding the buildings with a beautiful park ā la Franįaise with bi-century old trees, grass and woods, all very well maintained. The buildings are composed around a large courtyard with olive trees and cypres trees - very charming area. Various terraces around each house. A well is used for the watering system.
The Bastide has been restored over the course of about 10 years and is in perfect condition. You will find all comfort as central heating system by oil, wooden original windows and wooden shutters but all in very good condition, beautiful floors, fireplaces, high ceilings etc. The guardian cottage would need some restoration work. Some of the other outbuildings could be converted into living space, depending on your needs.
An interesting large property with a warm feeling, in a quiet environment, yet only a short drive from a large town with all facilities, airport, train, motorway. There is a big potential to be developed if wished for. Would suit a large family or to be developed into high standard Gites or Boutique hotel.
- Carcassonne (International), 4.2 miles
- Perpignan (Rivesaltes) (International), 66.2 miles
- Toulouse (Blagnac) (International), 91.7 miles
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