Property details

Ref N° :

5662

Price :

699.000 euros

Department :

TARN

Nearest town :

Penne

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AT LONG LAST!

A HANDSOME MEDIEVAL CHATEAU – PERFECTLY RESTORED – ENJOYING COMPLETE CHARM AND COMFORT AND – FORTUNATELY – SO EASY TO MANAGE
Together with
A SEPARAE CONVERTED COTTAGE
And
A HEATED SWIMMING POOL



Location :

Tarn, S W France ~ enjoying a glorious and peaceful setting amidst 2 ˝ acres of beautiful grounds with stupendous views for hundreds of kilometres. Within easy reach of two famous medieval villages, 20 minutes from Gaillac, 30 minutes from Montauban and an hour to Toulouse International Airport.

Summary :

Located on a site occupied since before the Middle Ages, the Chateau was given in 1168 to the Knights Templars. The remains of the original chateau stand on a promontory, 400m above the plain ~ hence the fabulous views.

Features : heated pool, outbuildings, central heating, garage
Condition : Restored
Bedrooms : 4
Bathrooms : 3

Accommodation :


- Double gateway entry and long private driveway through the landscaped grounds to a large gravelled courtyard/parking area and stone flagged covered Terrace, clad in white wisteria, across the front of the Chateau.

- The centrally heated accommodation comprises: ON THE GROUND FLOOR

- Main Reception Hall (5m x 4m) with an ornamental ancient stone sink and stone walls to one side. Tiled floor

- Fully-fitted and equipped Dining Kitchen (6m x 6m) completely renovated including range units to 3 sides, all with granite worktops and including twin bowl sink unit, 4 ring ceramic hob with extractor canopy over, electric oven, built in dishwasher, fridge/freezer unit, wine store and range of wall cupboards.

- Good-sized Utility/Laundry Room (6m x 3m) including oil-fired central heating boiler.

- Bedroom No. 1. (4.54m x 4.1m) with timber floor, wall cupboard, high beamed ceiling and dressed stonework feature. Window views.

- Shower Room with walk-in tiled shower, washbasin, heated towel rail, WC, tiled floor and extractor fan.

- A wide wooden staircase from the entrance hall leads to the UPPER FLOOR LANDING

- Magnificent Sitting Room (8.6m x 6.3m) having high beamed ceiling a la francaise and superb parquet floor throughout the main area of the room. A superb stone fireplace with wood burning stove and flanked by two stone pillars to either side which would have been the supports of the original fireplace of the late Middle Ages. Access to a wide outside Terrace with security railing and enjoying views across the swimming pool to the many miles of beautiful countryside.

- A handsome stone archway leads to

- Bedroom No. 2. (6m x 4.4m) with high ceiling beams, parquet flooring and windows to two sides with views. A glorious room with an old stone sink and dressed stonework complete to one wall.

- Large bathroom with panelled bath and tiled surround, pedestal washbasin,WC and range of built in cupboards.

- Staircase to the TOP FLOOR

- Bedroom No. 3. (5.2m x 4.3m) with parquet floor, exposed beams and large veluxe window.

- THE SEPARATE FULLY RESTORED COTTAGE Is built in stone with a tiled roof and comprises:

- Bedroom (4.7m x 4m) with timber floor, ceiling to full roof height, exposed beams and windows to two sides.

- Living Room with Small Kitchen Area (5m x 3.7m) with high beamed ceiling, dressed stone work features and sink unit installed.

- Shower Room with walk in shower, washbasin, WC, tiled floor and heated towel rail.

Outside :


- A stone walled and paved Terrace to side of Chateau with steps down to additional terracing and garden land. Enjoys the fantastic views. Land around the chateau extends to approximately two and a half acres and comprises lawned areas, mature shrubs and trees and woodland area.

- Detached Garage and store room. Also wood store.

- The Tower has an internal and original stone staircase with ground floor door to timber walkway leading to the heated swimming pool (10m x 5m) with decking surrounds..

Services: adsl, mains electricity, mains water, septic tank, telephone.

DISCLAIMER :
Agence l'Union for themselves and for the Vendor or Owner of this property whose Agent they are gives notice that ... These particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permission for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each item. No person in the employment of Agence l'Union has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.