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17/18th C Listed Chateau for sale near Montpellier

Reference: K7-60000LR

French Castle For Sale - Occitanie - Gard (30) - France

Lovely listed 17/18th C chateau for sale between Montpellier and Nimes. Large room suitable for receptions. 8 Independent apartments suitable for rentals. Orangery. Garage. Dovecote. Swimming pool and tennis court. Motorway, sea and beaches are 10 minutes away.

Reception Rooms: 6
Bedrooms: 15
Bathrooms: 5
Land: 3.44 ha
Ref: K7-60000LR
Price € 2,600,000
Price £ 2,378,220
Price $ 2,949,960

Situated on the border of the Hérault and the Gard, just a short distance from Aigues-Mortes and the beaches, this property enjoys a convenient location. All essential services, shops, and amenities are easily accessible within 5 kms

With the motorway, sea, and beaches a mere 10 minutes away, the residence offers proximity to key attractions. Moreover, both Montpellier and Nîmes International Airports, along with TGV train stations, can be reached within a 25-minute drive.

This extraordinary property, erected on the grounds of a former Gallo-Roman "Villa" and a former priory, holds a rich history within the same family lineage for an impressive 500 years. With remnants dating back to the 12th century and the primary architectural features from the 17th and 18th centuries, this estate offers a unique blend of heritage.

Strategically positioned on the border of Hérault and Gard, in close proximity to Aigues Mortes and its beaches, the property occupies a remarkable and tranquil expanse of nearly 4 fully enclosed hectares.

Comprising the castle and various outbuildings, some gracefully arranged around the splendid square courtyard (Cour d'honneur), the chateau provides approximately 800m² of living space across 24 main rooms. The main building spans three levels, complemented by a dungeon with two additional levels and a terrace.

Ground floor:
- entrance with a stone staircase leading to the upper floors
- spacious vaulted living room opening onto the park
- office and a small living room
- vaulted dining room with park views
- Another vaulted living room with park access
- kitchen
- WC with sink and shower

A period stone spiral staircase also leads to the first floor.
The CAPITULAR ROOM, vaulted and ideal for receptions, includes a kitchen-caterer, cloakroom, and two independent WCs.

First floor:
On the left side of the stairs:
- An antechamber
- Yellow sitting room
- Three bedrooms (two with a shower room)
- Laundry room
- WC.

On the right side of the staircase:
- vestibule
- library
- Five bedrooms (one with a bathroom)
- A very large angled area extended by a beautiful watchtower with armor on the outside, serving as a bathroom
- second bathroom
- separate WC.

Second floor (only on one side):
Six smaller bedrooms, a shower room, and a separate WC.

Third floor (dungeon only):
One bedroom.

Fourth floor (dungeon only):
Guards room.

Fifth floor (dungeon only):
Roof terrace offering a spectacular panoramic view.

The property features beautiful decorative elements, including floors, French ceilings, fireplaces, and wood paneling. Partial central heating is also in place, adding to the overall allure of this historic and distinguished estate.


OUTBUILDINGS:
South wing:
- Dovecote (old watchtower)
- Large garage
8 APARTMENTS for rent, representing a living space of approximately 700m²:
- Orangery
All the accommodations have comfort elements (heating, kitchen, WCs ...

Grounds
The chateau is built around a main courtyard.
It benefits from a wonderful English-style park with century-old trees
Swimming pool and a tennis court

All information above is deemed to be reliable but may be subject to errors and omissions.



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