Under Offer Castres, Exceptional Chateau 1900, 9 bedrooms, idyllic wooded park, additional former farmhouse and barns, parc and pastures 7ha, ideal for horses, quiet, edge of village, ready for luxury B..., Tarn, Occitanie
Description of the building
The château offers 445 m² of living space over 3 floors.
Ground floor, 168 m² : granite stairs lead to a spacious, covered porch ; entry hall, 34 m² with its original tiled floor ; large lounge, 48 m² with 2 fireplaces, the lounge could easily be divided into two separate reception rooms ; dining room, 30 m² next to the 20 m² fully equipped kitchen ; office ; hallway ; pantry ; toilet. Beautiful wooden staircase in the entry hall. 1st floor, 154 m² : hallway with 3 en-suite bedrooms, 31, 37 and 38 m² ; a 4th bedroom which could be connected to one of the en-suite bedrooms or could easily be converted into an en-suite bedroom ; toilet. A second wooden staircase leads to the second floor. 2nd floor, 123 m² : En-suite bedroom, 37 m² ; apartment, 48 m² with lounge, 2 bedrooms, bathroom, toilet ; 2 other (bed)rooms. Thus a total of 5 bedrooms. Attic, accessible via a wooden staircase. Currently used for storage. Basement on garden level, about 150 m². Accessible from the château by the second wooden staircase but also by two separate entrances from the garden. The basement consists of a utility room, wine cellar, workshop, former spacious château kitchen with its original wood - cooker, several other rooms.
Outbuildings The independent character outbuilding is on a decent distance from the chateau and contains: Former farmhouse on 2 floors, about 300 m², to be fully renovated. It could be converted into a spacious house or into several gites and/or apartments. Two attached barns, actually used as workshop and garage. Independent driveway
Grounds The château is accessible via a long private driveway leading to its romantic, secluded park , a tennis court and several small outbuildings.
General condition The property is in a very good condition, ready to move into. Most rooms have parquet floors, wooden single glazed windows. Central oil fired heating on ground and first floors. Second floor heating by electric convectors. Slate roof in good condition. Mains water. Septic tank should be replaced. Good internet connection.
Comment Nicely situated, well-renovated château with many original features well suited as a main residence of grand standing with the possibility to rent it as a high quality B&B and-or apartments in the outbuildings. Possibility to have horses. Nearby the lively town of Castres with all amenities. A little over one hour from Toulouse and its international airport. Not too far from interesting wine regions and the Mediterranean sea.