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5 bedroom house for sale

€795,000

Castres,France

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Key features:

  • 30009m2 of land
  • 318m2 of floor space
  • Countryside view

Full description:

A beautiful nineteenth century Maison de Maitre with an independent gite, situated in mature vineyards and parkland, with much to offer including 2 swimming-pools, covered parking, outbuildings, barn, and is quiet without being isolated.

Located just a short drive from all amenities, on a Toulouse- Albi axis in the Gaillacois vineyards of the South West of France.
5 bedrooms, with 2 bedrooms in the gite, there is a lovely garden a la Francaise with a pond and a nice landscaped gardens. Many of the original features have been preserved such as exposed beams, wooden floors and marble fireplaces. Lovely views of the surrounding countryside.


The main house offers 318m2 living area on 2 levels:

Ground floor : large corridor 25m2, wooden stairs leading upstairs, living room 25m2 with a Godin wood burner, kitchen 24m2 attached to a bijoux little bright dining room 12m2, bedroom 18m2 bathroom, WC, office 42m2, large storage room 24m2.
First floor : large hall 17m2 with cupboard, bright en suite bedroom 25m2 with marble fireplace, bathroom 14m2, dressing room 7m2, bedroom 25m2 , bedroom 14m2 sharing a bathroom 4m2, en suite bedroom 27m2 bathroom, WC, 8m2 with sloped ceilings.
Basement: 150m2 area with laundry room 15m2 with an access to the kitchen by a small staircase and a door to the garden, boiler room 12m2, cellar 8m2. The remainder of the area, under a vaulted ceiling, forms a large storage area with original oak barrels, a well, a workshop and a garage.

Swimming Pool 12x6 heated, salt water, with electric cover, south facing

Pool house with shower, WC

Gite: Independent from the main house, with its own entrance and its private outdoor space, the gite offers 106m2 living area.
Ground floor : entrance hall 5m2 with cupboard, wooden stairs, WC, little corridor with the boiler, leading to a room needing some work 24m2. Fully fitted kitchen opening to a bright living room 32m2 and French doors opening out to the private outside space and the enclosed swimming pool.
First Floor: 2 lovely bedrooms 16m2 each, bright bathroom 5m2, separate WC, additional room 24m2 which could become another bedroom after some work.

Swimming pool 8X4 salt water

Grounds : 3 hectares of impressive grounds split into three different styles . To the front an elegant jardin a la Francaise with box trees, palm trees and central fountain. A little further behind, an orchard with plum, apple, apricot, cherry trees and large grounds. To the left a mature park with the main pool and hundred year old trees. The entrance has space for parking and leads to a large shed. The grounds are not totally enclosed.


The property is spacious, light, ready to move into and could be easily be adapted to the buyer's tastes . Double glazed, with Viessmann heating oil boiler changed in 2008 for both accommodations. The gite is let easily all year round.

This stunning Maison de Maitre has yet to achieve its full potential . Both the main house and the gite can be developed further and offer numerous possibilities. The large shed offers plenty of storage.
Ideally located to enjoy rural tranquility whilst being within easy reach of big cities such as Toulouse or Albi, a World UNESCO heritage city.

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

Nearest Airports*

  • Carcassonne (International), 43.2 miles
  • Toulouse (Blagnac) (International), 69.6 miles

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

To view this property or request more details, contact
Prestige Property Group, Sherborne

The Old Bank House, Long Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3BU
03339 396020  Local call rate

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Prestige Property Group, Sherborne

The Old Bank House, Long Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3BU
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