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(81) Tarn

Pretty 18th Century Château & Apartments Nr Cordes.


Reference: Lar
Reception Rooms: 4
Bedrooms: 8
Bathrooms: 7
Land: 20 ha

£ 962,148
$ 1,343,430

Set off a quiet country lane this attractive 18th C Hunting Lodge has been lovingly restored by its present owners and is set in 20 hectares of grounds. The property is within easy reach ( 5 minutes) of the beautiful medieval hilltop village of Cordes sur Ciel, a very sought after part of the Tarn - and within one and a quarter hour’s drive of Toulouse with its international airport. Once a wine producing property, the wing, with separate guest accommodation, still has the ‘caves’ and original wine press on the ground floor, a reminder of when the Chateau produced its own wine.

Ground Floor; Entrance hall. To the left is a Salon, o the right, double doors into a spacious dining room with fireplace and terracotta floor tiles. Double doors into attractive fully equipped and fitted kitchen, painted white wood units with natural wood worktop, attractive white stone floor with small black square inserts. Attractive double doors with fanlight above to front terrace. Large rustic sitting room with fireplace and wood burning stove, Old larder, back entrance hall, used as a study, Corridor. W.C. Boiler room with gas boiler. Studio apartment/granny flat with diner/kitchenette, with W.C. and shower. Pretty turning walnut staircase with wood and wrought iron banisters leads up to:-
First Floor Landing off which are:- Master bedroom, with black marble fireplace and wooden floor, ensuite bathroom with two basins and a shower in the tower. Bedroom 2, with wooden floor, Bedroom 3, Bathroom off corridor opposite with sep. W.C. and shower and basin. Stairs to attic, 25 x 10m with access to the tower and flat roof . Bedroom 4, with grey/white marble fireplace and wooden floor, ensuite bathroom with bath, basin and W.C., Bedroom 5, with ensuite shower room with W.C. and basin. Wooden floor.
Separate Wing: ( Gite)
Open plan Kitchen /Living room, ,with double aspect windows overlooking the courtyard. Wood burning stove. Fully fitted kitchen area with microwave, gas hob and electric oven, fridge freezer and washing machine. Corridor, Bedroom, Bathroom with full bath, shower, basin and W.C. Second bedroom, , Shower room with W.C.
There is a separate gateway giving access to the back courtyard besides which are the barns. The Gite has a private terrace.

Outbuildings; Total 705.40m2.
Above the house is an L shaped building comprising one large open barn with beautiful arched openings, on two floors and an attached barn, Bread oven Two garages and a laundry.

Grounds; Pretty terrace in front of the house and a garden with flower borders, paths and hedges, mature trees and lawned areas. Behind the barns at an upper level is the 14 x 7 metre salt water swimming pool with tiled surround. Meadow and woodland.

Two septic tanks. Two heating systems. Salt water swimming pool with alarm.