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(64) Pyrenees Atlantiques

Restored historic Chateau for sale - Pyrenean views!


Reception Rooms: 6
Bedrooms: 17
Bathrooms: 16
Land: 1.95 ha

Reference: E5-791
£ 2,423,575
$ 3,126,723

Superb historic chateau, totally restored and for sale fully furnished in peaceful private surroundings, yet within walking distance of the village grocery store, the Castle is ideally located being within easy reach of Oloron Saint Marie with shops and restaurants and a large hypermarket as well as a private airfield, only 1 hour from the historic city of Pau, 50 minutes from its airport and 2 hours 30 minutes from both Toulouse and Bordeaux international airports. An impressive gateway gives access to the long driveway and shields the chateau from its village. as do the original rampart walls which border part of the grounds. The property comprises the Chateau, a Guest Annexe, a Gymnasium, an Orangery and a large heated swimming pool all set in beautifully landscaped grounds.

Entirely restored in 2007, the cost exceeded 4 million euros and included converting the ancient stable block into a guest wing of 488m2, completely re-roofing the castle and its outbuildings , rewiring and replumbing the chateau which has the additional benefit of being on mains drainage and mains gas. The high grade installations included replacement double glazed hardwood windows and shutters, new high spec kitchens and bathrooms, water pressure pumps, and the installatino of the 16 x 6 metre heated pool as well as the extensive landscaping of the grounds.

The Chateau The accommodation consists of:
Ground Floor: An office, two reception rooms, a large dining room, a professional kitchen, a utility room and access to the original wine cellar.
The First and Second floors: These offer a total of 9 bedrooms (8 of which are en-suite), a home cinema and a billiard room.
Third Floor: This offers a vast space for development, if required.

Guest Annexe: 488.14m2 The converted stable block now offers a conference room with capacity for 30 people. 3 reception rooms and eight en suite bedrooms.

Former Barn/Gymnasium and treatment rooms. 56.46m2
Opposite the Guest Annexe, this former barn offers a gymnasium, a treatment room and an office.

Former Orangerie This has been converted into an Artist's Studio (124m2)

The property would lend itself to either being a luxurious private home or to become a large venue for some form of commercial or hospitality business or other commercial activity.