10 Bed Chateaux for sale

Limoux, Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon, France



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 10
  • Bathrooms: 4


  • Swimming pool

Full Description

Description of the building
The property offers more than 1600m² of floor area and more than 1200m² of convertible space.
Cellar: Most of the various rooms in the cellar have a curved ceiling. Wine cellar, old stables, storage rooms with walls thickness of 1,50m.
Ground floor (ceiling height 3,50m / 4,00m): Entrance hall with a magisterial stone staircase, about 20 rooms on this floor: Dining room, Sitting room, original stone floor kitchen, office, wood panelled library, original fireplaces are still in those rooms then various store rooms and the servant quarters. North side is the wine cellar and the tower storeroom.
1st floor (ceiling height 3,50 m / 4,80m): South side, the private accommodations with entrance hall, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, office and dressing.
The other side of this level includes several rooms, which could be used as bedrooms. A superb room to mention is the '?Reception-Ball room?? of 110m² with a high-decorated ceiling of 4,80m and original floor tiles.
2nd floor: Convertible Attic around 600m², height under beams: 2,20 m, height under roof: 3,50 m occupied by various rooms.

Garage 30m²

There are 12,524m² of grounds around the chateau. On the East side there is a small sloping wood with hundred-year-old old trees, on the South side there is a fabulous terrace of 450m², adjoining the chateau, leading to a lawn. The principal entrance of the property is West facing with a small grass field to the North.

General Condition
The main entrance garden, the roof, the outside walls and the entrance gate are protected by 'L?inventaire des Monuments Historiques?. The private accommodations are readily habitable and have a fuel heating system. There are also 8 fireplaces throughout the property. A substantial investment needs to be put in to bring this property back to its former glory; especially as most of its original features are still there. Single glazed original wooden windows and doors with traditional wooden shutters.

An XVIIe century fine example château, rarity on the market especially that it has kept its original features. Calm surroundings with an open view on the valley. Shopping is easily reachable, only a few kilometres away. Private accommodations or a hostelries business would suit this property.  Trains, motorway and international airports within a short drive. So much potential!

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