7 bedroom manor house for sale with 2.72 hectares of land, Castres, Tarn , Midi-Pyrenees
795,000 EUR 715,500 GBP 938,100 USD
REF: 218242 Show Map
- Bedrooms: 7
- Bathrooms: 4
- Floor Size: 429 m2
- Plot Size: 2.72 hectares / 6.72 acres
- Work Required: None
- Gite / Annex / Additional Accommodation
- Income Potential
- Air Conditioning
A very nicely presented and tastefully renovated 7 bedroom manor house with gite, set in almost 7 acres of land bordered by a river on the edge of a village with all amenities.
This light and airy stone property was built in the 18th century and could easily be divided up to generate income with 3 apartments: two with living room-bedroom, bedroom and bathroom, one with bedroom and en-suite bathroom.
The gite /caretakers house was once an artists studio, and could make an excellent large guest house. A bamboo 'forest', along the border of the river, gives coolness and adds charm to the property.
The well maintained parkland with mature trees is fully enclosed.
The property is situated near the town of Castres, Occitanie, South of France, about an hour from Toulouse and its international airport.
Description of the buildings
Manor House on two floors, 429m2 habitable space.
Ground floor 262m2: Large entrance hall, 21m2 with original tiles; reception room, 27m2; former orangery, 104m2 is divided into a spacious living room with fire place, a large dining facility an a fully equipped kitchen, 15m2, 4 arches with bay windows light up this beautiful living room; bedroom 1, 28m2, actually used as office, with fire place and bathroom; bedroom 2, 21m2, with fire place, also used as office with a next door living room, 24m2 with fire place; utility room, 25m2; cellar.
A pretty wooden staircase in the entrance hall leads to the first floor, 167m2: spacious landing, 21m2; in the right wing the master suite, 54m2 with bedroom, 27m2,bathroom its 11m2 and a 16m2 dressing; next to this first floor master suite is a spacious terrace, 115m2 with a nice park view; at the left wing an apartment with 2 bedrooms, 12 and 17m2 with bathroom and another apartment, also with 2 bedrooms, 22 and 18m2 with bathroom.
Independent Caretakers House
A ground floor space of 80m2 with the possibility to add an attached 20m2 barn and a first floor of about 40m2.
Electricity, water and individual central heating already in place.
The house, at the moment used as artist workshop, could easily be converted back into a guest house-gite.
A small barn, about 20m2, at the back of the caretakers house, is being used for garden equipment.
A separate covered terrace and its attached small shed could be used as a future pool house and pool utility room.
A plot of land, about 600m2, next to the Manor House, is constructible.
An architect plan for a garage with 4 arches is available.
Grounds A total of about 2.7 ha of beautiful, easy to maintain, fenced park land.
The gardens at the back of the house lead to a lower situated magnificent bamboo forest, bordering a river. As the river is on a substantial lower level (about 15 m) to the house, no flood risks. Electric entrance gate. Several natural wells.
The Manor House is in an impeccable condition, ready to move into. All rooms have sandstone floors with solid wood parquet, tomettes or original tiles. Main house has central gas heating; ground floor with under floor heating, first floor with radiators. Reversible air-condition by heat pumps. Mains water. Septic tank.
This is a stunning, spacious property surrounded by a romantic park. Very well suited for a large family and to receive guests. Also ideal for a top class 3 room-apartment B&B business with the possibility to add a gite-guest house.
Set on the outskirts of a nice village with all necessary amenities, near to the large, attractive town of Castres, with its airport and only one hour from Toulouse and its international airport.
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