15 bedroom castle for sale
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- 250000m2 of land
- 1400m2 of floor space
- Panoramic view
in the hills of Provence, offering 360 degree views of the surrounding mountains with views towards Cannes and the Bay of St Tropez.
The estate comprises the chateau, orangery, chapel, stables and two further outbuildings and a swimming pool.
The chateau's four towers face the four cardinal directions. The entire structure is built in local stones excavated from the surrounding area. It boasts a grand entrance constructed under the reign of Henri IV, King of France and Navarre. It is thought that the inlaid red bricks on the terrace were leftover bricks from the construction of the Cathedral Dome in Florence, Italy. It is arranged on three levels for a total of 860sqm living space and offers comfortable accommodation, the rooms are laid out as the original, vast, all with fireplaces and arched ceilings.
On the garden level, one of the reception rooms and kitchen open onto a 500 year old topiary garden which is bounded by the Orangery and Chapel, the topiary garden, one of the oldest in the south of France was imported from Italy and forms a Maltese Cross.
The stables of 500sqm offer the possibility of transformation into guest/staff accommodation. Possible to access by helicopter, the estate is 60 minutes from Nice, 30 minutes to Saint Tropez by car.
- Nice Côte d`Azur (International), 42.5 miles
- Toulon (Le Palyvestre) (International), 71.7 miles
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