Reception Rooms: 3
Land: 0.87 ha
This splendid 15/16th C. Chateau for sale is listed and has been beautifully restored. It overlooks a peaceful small village in an unspoilt setting in the north of the Aveyron, just 3 kilometres from a mediaeval town with shops. The famous Conques Abbey on which the property originally depended when it was first built in the 15th century, is 55 km away, whilst nearby is a large reservoir offering water- sports, hiking and other leisure pursuits.
The Chateau - The roofs are covered with Lauzes, the thick stone tiles typical of the region. With over 370m2 of habitable space, the accommodation comprises:
The original large kitchen with its monumental fireplace and cellars.
Entrance, living / dining room 63m2 with beautiful white oak wood panelling,exposed beamed ceiling and flagstone floor, an office, a kitchen, WC, large and small bedrooms, shower room and WC.
Reached by a wide staircase with exposed stone supporting walls, a large library / bedroom, a smaller bedroom with a washroom in the tower, 3 further bedrooms, 3 shower/ bath rooms with WC.
Attractive loft space under the eaves.
This solidly built historic property is now comfortable for use throughout the year. A substantial renovation programme was initiated in the early nineties to save this fine building. All carpentry is in oak and the windows have oak frames and are single glazed. One wing is heated by an oil fired De Dietrich boiler,(1995).The other wing is heated by electric heating. Mains drainage and water supply.
A garage for car parking.
Annexed to the house, an old bread oven and some small sheds.
A small garden planted with many species of trees, some 8,723m2 in all with distant views of the foothills of the 'Massif Central '.
This property is listed ISMH (on the additional inventory of historic monuments) which offers tax benefits to anyone who is a French taxpayer.
Floorplans and cadastral plans available on request.