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(64) Pyrenees Atlantiques

Superb Organic Estate & Château. Equestrian. Views.


Reception Rooms: 7
Bedrooms: 13
Bathrooms: 7
Land: 192 ha

Reference: E5-823
£ 3,084,550
$ 3,979,465

This Chateau and sizeable country estate of 192 hectares is offered for sale with various ancillary buildings, organic farmland and unrivalled views of the Pyrenees Mountains.  The 194 hectares Estate has 132 hectares of organic arable land and 59 hectares of well established and mature woodland.  The arable land is planted and rotated with corn, soya, alfalfa, rape seed, wheat and oat and has been farmed organically for over 20 years.

Situated 10 minutes north-west of Pau, and immaculately maintained, the estate includes a Anglo-Normand Chateau dating from 1903 offering over 1,000m2 of accommodation. The ancillary buildings include a Chalet (170m2); an 18th C. Barn with 16 boxes, a tack room , 700m2, a large Barn 320m2 and a Hangar housing the farming machinery (966m2).

The chateau is discretely located at the end of its long majestic avenue of centenarian oak trees.  From the chateau and its immediate terraces, there are impressive views of immaculately farmed land, which extends as far as the eye can see towards the Pyrenees Mountain range.  This light south-facing chateau offers accommodation over three floors. 

Ground floor Large double height central hallway with period oak panelling, large stained glass windows and wide oak staircase leading onto a galleried landing.  Reception rooms leading from the central hallway include three sitting rooms; a large dining hall, a smoking room; a kitchen and guest cloakroom. 
First floor Master bedroom suite,36m2, including two bedrooms and a bathroom; three further bedrooms and two bathrooms. 
Second Floor: Two service staircases access the second floor offering a further six bedrooms and three bathrooms. 
Basement: The basement houses the original kitchen, a large laundry, the boiler room and the wine cellar.

Oil fired C.H. Electric hot water. Mains electricity. Mains water. Septic Tank (not conforming). ADSL.

This impressive Estate offers the perfect retreat for an International owner; either for personal use or to run as a professional farm / equestrian property. Pau airport 15 mins; Biarritz airport 1 hour. Under two hours to Toulouse International and Bordeaux international airport .  The Atlantic Basque coast can be reached and the ski slopes and Spanish border are just over one hour's drive.