- CHATEAU in LOT €875,000 €798,000
- 415 m2
- 179943 m2
Fairytale castle with 10 bedrooms, sold fully furnished, with swimming pool, sports and activity centre, and caretakers cottage on 18 ha of land
The 10 bedroomed chateau is set in 50 acres of private grounds nestling on a hillside in the Midi Pyrenees with stunning views overlooking the Lot Valley. Absolute privacy and peace and quiet can be found here. It is surrounded by vineyards and a 3 minutes drive to the charming French village of Sauzet (15 minutes drive to the larger town of Luzech). The huge heated pool, the dome covered Jacuzzi and the tranquil fountains provide the perfect daytime retreat. At night the pool is lit and provides a lovely backdrop to supper on the terrace. The Chateau has a separate extensive indoor sports building which includes a court marked out for badminton/soft tennis/basketball, a pool table, table top football, two table tennis tables, a darts area and a full keep fit area stocked with cycles, walking and rowing machines. Outside there is a 5-a-side football pitch and a target golf course with six flags. Distances range from 100 to 170 metres making it great fun for all members of the family.
A range of mountain bicycles are also at hand to explore the surrounding countryside. Wildlife is close at hand at the Chateau with wild boars, deer and an array of different bird species.
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GROUND FLOOR ...
1. Drawing room – containing leather chesterfields around an open fireplace with woodburner, satellite TV and stereo. Large dining room table. Access to rear terrace garden and pool.
2. Kitchen with dining area opening onto the rear terrace garden and pool. Kitchen has range cooker providing five burners, electric hotplate, two ovens and separate grill. Island preparation area with two fridges, separate freezer, microwave and dishwasher.
3. Double bedroom with en suite shower room.
4. Clockroom with basin and loo.
5. Rear terrace garden has dining tables and chairs, a large gas BBQ and a children’s play area with swings, sand pit etc.
6. Pool area
Cellar Wine Bar - This wine cellar has a carved centre table, subdued lighting and music system. An extensive range of wines from local vineyards are stocked.
Laundry room - enclosed with washing machine and dryer.
Large landing - with access to balcony over front door and to balcony and spiral staircase to the south, overlooking pool
Round tower double bedroom 2 - The Blue Room - with detailed panelling to walls,and with lovely old French carved bed. Ceiling fan. Four windows giving magnificent panoramic countryside views.
Double bedroom 3 - The Green Room – furnished with large triple antique wardrobe, French carved bed and side cabinets, and sumptuous drapes this is a sunny room facing south and west and overlooks rear garden and pool. Ceiling fan. Ensuite bathroom with large corner bath, shower over, toilet and washbasin.
Double Bedroom 4 - The Terracotta Room – off the north landing with a double bed and an additional single bed. Views over landscaped gardens to the north and east.
Separate Bath/shower room with toilet and washbasin.
Double bedroom 5 - The Oriental Room - A light airy room with carved French cameo bed and matching wardrobe. Windows overlooking gardens to north and west and door to upper balcony with view of pool and jacuzzi. Ensuite shower room with toilet and hand basin.
SECOND FLOOR ...
Staircase passing door to north facing balcony leads to the second floor which is decorated in art deco style. Four double bedrooms radiate from a small central landing which also gives access to a Shower Room with toilet and washbasin.
Bedroom 6 - The Parrot Room - This is a twin bedded room, north east facing room with two triangular windows with fitted wardrobe and ensuite shower room.
Bedroom 7 - The Rose Room - Twin bedded room with an ensuite shower room. Fitted wardrobe, this pine-floored room overlooks the pool to the south and grounds to the east and adjoins, and gives access to, the Camelot room.
Bedroom 8 - The Pink Room - This room has an extra long, double bed, three triangular windows facing south and west, and a feature stain-glass window.
Bedroom 9 - The Yellow Room - This double bedroom is situated in the north west wing and is pine floored with three windows.
Bedroom 10 – The Camelot Tower Room - Contains a circular double bed with drapes for your little princess or knight!
Sportshal (343 m2) with gym (26 m2)
Caretakers cottage (85 m2) with kitchen/living room, WC, 3 bedrooms, bathroom and storage – private garden for the cottage
Sauzet: 4 km
Montcuq: 15 km
Prayssac: 15 km
Cahors: 23 km
Bergerac airport: 90 km
Toulouse airport: 125 km
Brive airport: 100 km* €798 000
agency fees to be paid by the seller