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16 bedroom castle for sale



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Key features:

  • 147999m2 of land
  • 900m2 of floor space
  • Countryside view

Full description:

Originating in the 15th century this chateau and two renovated houses, offers good business opportunities with several reception rooms and 16 bedrooms.

The estate of 14.7 ha of land includes a swimming pool, and is a quiet location, ideal for horses.

The first constructions originated here in 1410, and the property is located on the outskirts of a peaceful village, only a short drive to all amenities, in the greater Carcassonne area. The property has been renovated respecting the character and full history of the place, keeping the original features such as old terracotta tiled floors, fireplaces and high ceilings. It also offers modern comfort such as central heating, broadband, double glazed windows and en-suite bathrooms.
There are 2 additional houses and also outbuildings of more than 500 m2 that could be converted. Set on 14.7 ha of land accessible by a nice tree lined driveway and including a mature park with beautiful old trees, meadows suitable for horses and a large forest.
This property offers good business possibilities with reception rooms suitable for weddings and seminars and plenty of guest accommodation. Lots of character with a wonderful feel to it.
The chateau and its attached outbuildings offers approximately 639m2 of living space on 3 floors, another 286m2 in the 2 houses and more than 500m2 of convertible outbuildings.

Ground floor: Entrance hall 20m2 with terracotta floor tiles and large central staircase, hallway 24m2, salon/reception room with stone fireplace 42m2, dining room 22m2, office 22m2, bedroom 20m2 with adjoining bathroom of 12m2, semi-professional kitchen 35m2, back kitchen 30m2 and a large reception room of 95m2 with a beautiful fireplace and a cloakroom.

1st floor: Landing and corridor 31m2, bedroom 20m2 with private bathroom 8m2, bedroom 34 m2 with private shower room to finish 7m2,bedroom 28m2, bedroom 25m2 and a 6m2 closet provides the possibility to create one or two other bathrooms or to created access to rooms to convert of 35m2 and 95 m2 situated in the attached outbuilding.

2nd floor: Landing and corridor 31m2, bedroom 16m2 with private bathroom 4.5m2 , bedroom 19m2, bedroom 17m2 with 6m2 bathroom, bedroom 16m2, bedroom 19m2 and a bedroom of 30m2 with a small alcove in the tower.

3rd floor: attic / loft with beautiful exposed beams of 80m2, private bathroom.

House 1: Converted barn with a large living / reception room with open plan kitchen 100m2, 3 bedrooms with en-suit shower rooms, wc, and laundry room. Living space of 190m2 in total.

House 2: This detached single story house offers 96m2 of living space and comprises a lounge with open plan kitchen, 2 bedrooms, bathroom and a private terrace.

Situated further from the chateau there is a 130m2 half open shed, a small stone built farmhouse 84m2, a stone built barn 115m2 without roof and a stone ruin without roof 210m2. In total 539m2 .

Swimming pool: The concrete based pool has a newly installed liner, size 10 x 4 m, located in a protected garden, surrounded by old stone walls, 2 shower rooms and wc.

A beautiful tree lined driveway leads to the property and to the main entrance of the chateau. In total there are 14.7 ha of land. The chateau is surrounded by a wooded parkland with beautiful old trees and further away there is an orchard, a vegetable garden and many natural meadows full of flowers such as a huge collection of wild orchids. There is also a large natural forest of about 5 ha full of wildlife and protected by Natura 2000.

This property has been renovated but it would benefit from some finishing touches. Hot water is provided by electric water heaters. The chateau is heated by oil/ wood central heating, reversible air conditioning and some fireplaces. The houses are equipped with reversible air conditioning and wood burning stoves. The windows and French doors are all new, double glazed and made by measurement. The floors, mostly old original tiles or floorboards, are also in good condition.

Charming chateau, ideal for weddings and seminars, offering already lots of guest accommodation and with an additional important development potential in the outbuildings. Possibility to purchase some of the furniture. Good property for horses.

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

Nearest Airports*

  • Carcassonne (International), 30.9 miles
  • Toulouse (Blagnac) (International), 57.5 miles
  • Perpignan (Rivesaltes) (International), 97.6 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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