Reception Rooms: 10
Land: 19 ha
One of the jewels of the Renaissance in the Midi Pyrenees this fine 15th Century Château for sale, listed Monument Historique is situated 25 minutes from Cahors in the regional park of the 'Causses du Quercy', 1 hour from Toulouse with its international airport. With 1,486m2 of habitable space, of which 600m2 is the Chateau. The accommodation includes: Six reception rooms, seven bedrooms. The property has been beautifully restored. In addition to the Chateau there is a Windmill built in 1670 in perfect working order also listed a Monument Historique but which has not been used since 1936. The property is set in 19 hectares of grounds including beautiful French formal gardens, a salt water treatment swimming pool, 11 x 5.5m, sauna and jacuzzi and four hectares of truffle oaks.
Chateau: The accommodation comprises:
Basement; Boiler room, vaulted wine cellar, 45m2, guard room, 200m2.
Ground Floor; Entrance hall and magnificent stone spiral staircase. Salle de Justice with monumental fireplace, 110m2, Salon with monumental fireplace,75m2 , dining room with monumental fireplace, 55m2, Fitted Kitchen, W.C.
Half landing; Bedroom,16m2, Bathroom with basin and bath and sep. W.C.
First Floor; Large reception room with monumental fireplace, 110m2 bedroom with monumental fireplace, 68m2, leading to study with fireplace and vaulted ceiling, 16.4m2 , and also to shower room with basin. Bedroom with monumental fireplace, 55.3m2, bathroom, with bath, washbasin and bidet, sep. W.C. Bedroom 11.7m2 with ensuite bathroom with bath bidet, basin and sep W.C.
Many original fine period features including mullioned windows, tiled and flagstone floors, ceilings of 5 metres height and over, 'plafond a la francaise'.
Under floor central heating on all floors with a Wiesman boiler. Alarm system.
Summer Salon with corner kitchen, 30m2 near the Chateau.
Bread oven. 35m2 opposite the Chateau.
Barn: 470m2 approx. dating from the XVIIth Century including two large reception rooms, one with a monumental stone fireplace, 210 and 109m2 respectively plus a living/reception area of 56.5m2 including a cloakroom with two W.C.s. Professionally equipped kitchen to receive caterers 57.3m2 and a workshop 36m2.
Caretaker/Guest House 154m2 over two floors.
Ground Floor; Kitchen, living room with monumental fireplace, Bedroom, bathroom, w.c.
First Floor; Large room, bedroom, shower room. W.C. Gas fired Central Heating.
Converted Watchtower: 60m2 habitable space. Living room/kitchen, bedroom, bathroom with W.C.
Two external W.C.'s housed in stone building.
Listed Windmill dating from 1672 with its original authentic working machinery.
Stone building of 19m2.
Separate Stone house with mullioned windows measuring 240m2 over three floors partly renovated on the border of the property.
Chalet with sauna and jacuzzi.
Grounds: Salt water treatment swimming pool, 11 x 5.5m. flagstone surround, with attractive stainless steel and security glass surrounding the pool. Formal French garden with decorative fountains. 19 hectares in all including 4 hectares of truffle oaks, some woodland and some pasture.
Comments; The property is 15 minutes from a private airport. Unique property in a picturesque area famous for its vineyards and truffle market. Nearest shops are 10 minutes away in a village. Not blighted in any way. Early viewing recommended. Further jpg images available.