8 bedroom French chateau for sale, Orthez, Pyrenees-Atlantique, Aquitaine
1,243,000 EUR 1,093,840 GBP 1,528,890 USD
This most elegant and impressive chateau dates back to the XVIIth century and comes with 17 hectares of land with numerous outbuildings and a lot of potential.
This estate includes a plantation of poplar trees which could be exploited from as early as 2018, a small guest house to renovate, some old stable blocks and a mill.
With some works required, the property offers over 600m2 of living space over three floors.
On the ground floor you will find an entrance hall, large sitting room, library, two dining rooms, kitchen, pantry and boiler room. All the main reception rooms have their own open fireplaces.
A beautiful staircase leads to the first floor with an office, master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, three other bedrooms and two bathrooms.
The second floor offers a second office, three bedrooms, a bathroom, a chapel to restore and an independent apartment which can be accessed by a separate staircase in the tower.
This same staircase leads to the loft which offers 130m2 of potential habitable space. The kitchen opens out onto a pretty flag-stoned terrace and the swimming pool beyond.
The mill has had a quote prepared for its transformation to generate electricity to sell back to EDF, with a potential to earn 11,000 EUR per year.
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