5 Bed Chateaux for sale

Bourg-de-Visa, Tarn-et-Garonne, Midi-Pyrenees, France



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2

Full Description

This most attractive and impressive country chateau dating from 18th century and earlier, is offered for sale with 57 acres land with heated indoor swimming pool and 3 cottages. This castle is located near a bastide village in the Tarn et Garonne department of Occitanie, approx 80 mins from both Toulouse Blagnac and Bergerac airports.
Here we have a large family home rather than an enormous chateau. It is surrounded by wooded grounds with a spring and with around 12 acres arable land. ISet down a long driveway and completely private, this spacious home has been almost entirely renovated and offers centrally heated accommodation of excellent proportions.
The Main Accommodation
The chateau is approached down a long lane to gated entrance leading to parking under a timber car port. A short walk around to the courtyard and the chateau is in front of you, built in the typical white Quercy stone of the region. The property is presented in generally very good condition, with stylish renovation, part double glazing and oil fired central heating.
Entrance in the tower with small entrance hall with stone stairs leading upstairs and ahead into the very spacious salon with 2 French windows to the rear terrace and views, beamed ceiling, tiled floor, open fireplace. Archway to the equally spacious dining room, with tiled floor and 2 arches looking out onto the courtyard. An ideal room for entertaining. TV room or library leading out to the rear terrace. The kitchen is very large and modern with quality Gaggenau equipment, an island, dining area, terracotta tiled floor and door out to the courtyard. Laundry room.
Lovely stone stairs in the tower lead up to the first floor with master double bedroom 1 of 30 sqm with 2 windows looking down a beautiful rural valley, fireplace and pine floors. The bathroom in the process of being renovated. There 4 further double bedrooms (one with dressing room), to be fair, these rooms would benefit from re-decoration. There is a modern shower room with exposed stone walls. The stairs continue up to the top of the tower where there is a quiet study, with country views.
The Cottages
Around the courtyard are three cottages:
Cottage 1:

A former “bergerie” now a workshop and a 3 room cottage to be renovated. This could be made into a spacious guardian’s or guest cottage. Roof relatively new.

Cottage 2:

A small cottage offering living room, mezzanine, bedroom and shower. A bit basic now and would benefit from renovation.

Cottage 3:

The Pigeonner building has been renovated and offers 3 rooms and a shower room Again a small guest cottage.

All the above need to be connected to a new septic tank drainage system, which requires to be installed to standards and which the owner will take into consideration when considering any offer.

The swimming pool is set in the gardens and is indoor, salt water, heated (12m x 6m). The pool needs a new liner.
Generous terraces within and a tropical environment !
The gardens contain many old specimen trees such as cedars and oak trees.
Below the chateau is the majority of the land which is oak woodland, with a spring.
Approx. 8 ha are planted with specimen trees under a grant.
5 ha of arable land is tenanted until 2019 when it will become free again.

A superb opportunity to own a country chateau. Peace and quiet guaranteed.
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