9 bedroom French chateau for sale with 4.5 hectares of land, Castres, Tarn , Midi-Pyrenees
750,000 EUR 675,000 GBP 885,000 USD
REF: 226559 Show Map
- Bedrooms: 9
- Bathrooms: 5
- Floor Size: 445 m2
- Plot Size: 4.5 hectares / 11.12 acres
- Work Required: None
- Equestrian / horse ownership facilities
- Gite / Annex / Additional Accommodation
- Income Potential
- On or Near Golf Course
- Parking space(s)
- Tennis Court
- Private / Not Overlooked
Full of original character and charm, this exceptional 9 bedroom Chateau, with its origins dating from 1900, is set within an idyllic wooded park of 45,000m2, with pasture land, which is ideal for horses, in a quiet setting on the outskirts of a lovely village with some amenities, also near a large town.
Ideal to be run as a luxury B&B business, the property is situated in the greater Castres area, in the very south of the Tarn department, which is a beautiful part of the Occitanie region.
Built around 1900 by a well-known family as their country residence, the property has been restored with exquisite taste whilst managing to keep all of its charm and authenticity, such as wooden parquet floors, high ceilings, marble fireplaces, stylish wooden doors and staircases.
A long driveway leads to the chateau through a romantic, secluded park with old trees and bushes. The property offers a tennis court to re-establish and about 2 hectares of meadows a decent distance from the chateau, ideal to keep horses. There are also beautiful, unspoiled views towards the Montagnes Noires and there are enjoyable outdoor activities, nice golf courses nearby in Castres and Mazamet.
With a total living area of 445m2 over 3 levels, features include:
Ground floor - 168m2: granite stairs leading to a spacious covered porch; entrance hall, 34m2 with its original tiled floor; large living room, 48m2 with 2 fireplaces. This area could easily be divided into 2 separate reception rooms; dining room, 30m2 next to the 20m2 fully equipped kitchen; office; hallway; pantry; WC and a beautiful wooden staircase in the entry hall.
1st floor - 154m2: landing; 3 en-suite bedrooms of 31, 37 and 38m2; 4th bedroom which could be connected to 1 of the en-suite bedrooms or could easily be converted into an en-suite bedroom; WC.
2nd floor - 123m2, which is accessed via a second wooden staircase: en-suite bedroom, 37m2; apartment, 48m2 with a living room, 2 bedrooms, bathroom and WC; 2 further (bed)rooms. Thus a total of 5 bedrooms.
Attic, accessible via a wooden staircase: currently used for storage.
Basement on garden level - 150m2: accessible from the chateau by the second wooden staircase, but also by 2 separate entrances from the garden: utility room; wine cellar; workshop; former spacious chateau kitchen with its original wood-cooker and several other rooms.
Grounds: the whole property is sold with its beautiful park and pastures, and is about 4.5 hectares. As some plots will be divided, the exact measurements and details will be decided and measured with the future owner.
General condition: the property is in a very good condition, ready to move into. Most rooms have parquet floors, wooden windows single glazed. Central oil heating on ground and first floors. Second floor heating by electric convectors. Slate roof in good condition. Mains water. Septic tank should be replaced. Good internet connection.
Nearby the lively town of Castres with all amenities. Reasonable to Toulouse and its international airport. Not too far from interesting wine regions and the Mediterranean Sea.
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