13 bedroom French chateau for sale with 56,800m2 of land, Gers, Gers , Midi-Pyrenees
1,950,000 EUR 1,677,000 GBP 2,184,000 USD Show Map
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Fabulous Palladian-inspired French Chateau in a beautiful situation on the edge of a hilltop village in the desirable department of Gers.
This unique and charming 18th century property (listed ISMH) sits in almost 14 acres and combines the major advantages of accessibility, architectural details of considerable merit, modern day comfort and an enviable environment benefiting from views over rolling countryside towards the Pyrenees.
Built in 1770 on the foundations of a fortified medieval castle, reputed by local historical records to date from the XVth Century, this beautiful residence has been recently refurbished in the style of the period and offers approximately 1,000m2 of habitable modernised space:
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 in the Louis XVI style.
Some pecialists claim to recognise the work of the great Toulousain architect Jean-Arnaud Raymond, very active in the region at that time.
Elegant Dining room, 41.20m2
Fully fitted modern kitchen, 29.95m2.
Living room to renovate,41,20m2.
Second living room 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 there 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 and varied mature trees such as cedar, sequoia, oak, lime trees. Two entrances with electric gates and long private drive.
An outside Jacuzzi for 5 people.
Outbuildings: An agricultural building of 250m2 floor area remains to be restored.
Panoramic views to the south of the Pyrenees on a clear day.
This beautiful property would make a charming private home whilst it is also ideal for
receptions or for boutique hotel / tourist / commercial activity.
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.
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