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Location: Aquitaine, FranceClick Here for detailed information on France)
Price: 1.102.500 EUROS
A rare opportunity to own a castle steeped in history. Originally a medieval fortress, transformed in the XVII century into a sumptuous and aristocratic residence.
This castle has existed since the X century, throughout the following centuries it was fortified during the numerous conflicts between the French and the English during the 100 years war.
More recently the property was run as a luxury B & B with a total of 30 rooms with original stone fireplaces, terracotta floors and 5 meter high ceiling.
The chateau has magnificent 5 meter high ceilings, oil fired central heating in all rooms and myriad original and historical features to admire in every corner.
Entrance hall with original polished terracotta tiles, three large double doors connecting to salon, dining hall and office. Games room with mezzanine, large windows overlooking the courtyard and pool. Sitting room with terrace overlooking the valley, beautiful stone open fireplace and parquet flooring.
Dining hall with terracotta tiled floor, open fireplace. Traditional kitchen, fitted and equipped with large dining area. Inner hallway leading to family bedrooms and bathrooms.
Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Child's bedroom with with mezzanine over. Family bathroom. Corridor leading to further bedrooms, kitchen and 2nd part of the house. Bedroom 3 with fireplace and en-suite bathroom and windows overlooking the green valley. Bedroom 4 with fireplace and en-suite bathroom. WC. An attic of more than 550 m² suitable for conversion. Stone stairs down to the wine cellar and boiler room
A corridor bridging the two sections of the house and leading to terraces at the front and back of the property.
Dining room with beamed ceiling, terracotta floor and open fireplace. Small summer kitchen situated off the terrace.
Utility Room. Corridor leading to the guest suites which all have large French doors and private terraces.
Suite with inner hall and en-suite bathroom. Another suite with corridor and en-suite bathroom and stair to a small sitting room in the turret. Two further bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms.
The Gatekeeper's Lodge is a 75 m2 cottage comprised of kitchen, living room with corner fireplace, two bedrooms, bathroom and private terrace and garden.
A large barn with access to the courtyard of the chateau.
Garages of approx. 120 m² A large stone barn of 350 m² in very good condition. Foundations of a former tobacco barn
The property extends to 22 hectares of land with a mixture of meadow and forest. Courtyard garden with trees, paths and terraces. 12 x 5 m swimming pool with large terrace.
Private well. Large ponds which irrigate the garden. Also a fruit orchard and a 3.5 hectare truffle orchard. Enough garaging for 12 cars.
Conveniently situated a few minutes from Eymet and 25 mins from Bergerac airport.
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