Charming 18th century Chateau for sale (listed ISMH), situated on the
edge of a quiet hill top village in the perenially popular and sought
after department of the Gers. The property is unique in that it
combines the major advantages of accessibility, architectural details
of considerable merit, modern day conforts and an enviable
environment benefitting from views over rolling countryside towards
Within 5 kms of all shopping facilities, and a railway station.
Toulouse and its international airport of Blagnac are within easy
reach only 35 minutes away by dual carriageway.
Built in 1770 on the foundations of a medieval fortress, reputed from
local historial records to date from the XVth Century, recently
refurbished in the style of the period and offers approximately 1000m2
of habitable modernised space comprising of the following accommodation.
Ground Floor: Magnificent main entrance hall of 112,20m2 which takes
its inspiration from the Palladian period. Columns, plaster moulding
and cornices, monumental vases and a double staircase. With a ceiling
height of five metres, the reception rooms are symmetrically arranged
each one having a marble fireplace and remarkable parquet floors. The
principle Salon, 70.80m2 (9.50 metres in diameter), is round with
impressive plaster Stucco work and parquet floor with 177 panels of
rare hexagonal marquetry all in the spirit of Louis XVI. Certain
specialists claim to recognise the work of the great Toulousain
architect Jean-Arnaud Raymond, very active in the region at that time.
Study, 41,20m2, Library, 41.20m2, Elegant Dining room, 41.20m2 and
fully equiped contempory kitchen, 29.95m2. Living room to renovate,
41,20m2.Second 29.95m2 to renovate. Two Bedrooms of 29,95m2 each.
Shower room with wc.
Half Landing: Workshop and Laundry room. 18.50m2 and 29.25m2.
On the first floor are three very comfortable suites (80,00m2 /
74,55m2 / 71,40m2) each with its own fully equipped bathroom. Two of
the suites have a second bedroom /living room.There are two small
bedrooms to redecorate and two, 2 bedroom suites to fit out both
already plumbed to provide each suite with a fully equipped bathroom.
Basement: Wonderful spacious vaulted cellars that can be used for
entertaining with original fireplaces and flagstone floors. Two music
rooms of 61m2 each. A magnificent rotonde of 70m2. Boiler room with a
new 230 kw de Dietrich oil fired boiler ( central heating and hot
Grounds: An entirely enclosed park of 5,68 hectares (13,95 acres), planted with numerous different mature trees, cedar, sequoia, oak, lime trees. Two entrances
with electric gates and long private drive.
An outside SPA for 5 people.
Outbuilding: An agricultural building of 250m2 floor area remains to
Taxe D”habitation 2011: 2,260 Euros.
Taxe Fonciere 2011: 2,884 Euros.
The view to the south of the Pyrenees on a clear day is panoramic.
Beautiful property making it a charming private home whilst ideal for
receptions or for boutique style tourist / commercial activity.
Charm,authenticity and modern day conforts an early viewing is recommended.
Price € 1 950 000
Reference n° JC392
Price : 1 950 000 €