Charming Chateau for sale furnished - far reaching views., Gers, Occitanie
€1,908,000 Guide price
A wonderful Chateau close to Plaisance sur Gers for sale with origins dating back to the 11th century. The Chateau has been modernised and developed over the years and is now equipped as a small specialist boutique hotel. Within close proximity to borders of three departments and a few kilometers away from a town with many facilities, it is ideally placed to provide a tranquil setting, with stunning views across the landscape to the Pyrenees with access to the wonderful wines and Armagnac of the region, whilst also enjoying the history of the regional gastronomic specialities including 'Jambon de Bayonne', 'Foie gras', ‘confit de canard’, ‘magret de canard’. ‘Pruneaux d’Agen’ and numerous wonderful cheeses and deserts, and regional chocolate makers.
The property has been transformed into a comfortable modern 3 * hotel with a homely ambience and 850m2 of habitable space. It is double glazed and heated with oil fired Central heating. You will find a wonderful, contemporary art collection throughout the property, mixed with some imposing pieces of 17 and 18th Century furniture.
The Chateau Ground Floor A sweeping driveway rises to the chateau with views in all directions. The main front door opens into a lobby area featuring ornate tiled flooring. To the left is the office/reception area and steps lead up to a bar area.
A professional kitchen is offered on different levels and has appropriate storage and preparation facilities for up to 40 people. A breakfast area is adjacent to the bar where guests can can either eat on the terrace or in the dining room. A large terrace with seating area overlooking the gardens provides the perfect spot to watch the beautiful sunsets.
The dining room has a large which is used for cooking meat, and has capacity for 40 covers, and then opens into a more formal living room.
First Floor An impressive wooden staircase leads to the first floor which features 7 bedroom suites overlooking the gardens and countryside (one of which has a connecting door to another so would be ideal for a family suite) with luxury en-suite facilities.
Grounds The mature oak trees enhance the well-kept gardens. There is a turning triangle in front of the chateau and garage or open parking. The terrace at the rear is large with mature trees.
A large heated pool is surrounded by terraces all round with impressive views of the surrounding countryside and the mountains. Leisurely strolls and a game of tennis can be enjoyed.
Outbuildings A modern 3/4 bedroom house with gardens outside the main drive, suitable as a gite or staff accommodation. Linking to the chateau is a spa room and an open garage area big enough for 3 cars.
This is a really luxurious property, with significant commercial potential. Benefits include fast internet, outdoor lighting, barbecue area and not least a helipad. The property is sold fully furnished.
Nearby is motorway access to Pau (also TGV) with its regional airport, just 45 minutes away. Steeped in history, it also offers which can be easily reached for day trips and Bayonne and the beaches of the Atlantic coast can be reached within one hour and 20 minutes. The motorway north to Bordeaux with its international airport and fast track TGV to Paris is about 15 minutes away and the journey would take about 1 hour 30 minutes.
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