Large Old Paper Mill with gite for sale in 3.4 ha in the Lot

Midi-Pyrénées, Lot (46)

€519,400 ID: 154429

La CARDERIE is an Old paper mill built by the Carthusian monks in 1715. Located 1 km from the pretty village of Vers, on the banks of the Vers river (1st category river), accessible by a small private bridge. PRICED TO SELL!

Fantastic opportunity to buy a little piece of history with this emblematic property, this Old Mill, 'La Carderie', dating from 1715, situated in a charming country setting, benefiting from a natural stream, only 20 minutes away from the charming medieval town of Cahors.
This imposing building has known several destinies since the 18th century, this site has had an industrial vocation, thanks to the important waterfalls nearby. First, it was an iron mill, then, at the end of the 15th century, an important paper mill. Then, around 1880, it became a card mill. Between 1930 and 1935, it was a factory for the manufacture of children's prams; during the Occupation, it was a charcoal factory producing charcoal chips and small pieces of wood for the gas generator... Finally, since 1970-1971, It has been a well-known discotheque throughout the region. There was also a fish farm, where you could find excellent quality trout.
Then in 2010, this old building has benefited from major quality transformations...

In its current configuration, this building offers very large volumes, over three levels with 28 rooms, plus,
A 2 bedroom apartment, with a large living room with a wood-burning stove, a fully fitted kitchen, and a shower room, opening onto a private terrace.
A large 160m² reception room with vaulted ceilings and exposed stone walls, a professional kitchen/ERP to standards, able to accommodate from 140 to 200 people, for ceremonies, weddings, or meetings.

Outbuildings: gite, barn, buffet kiosk. Large adjoining ponds.
Not MH classified.
Plans for the building are available.

Read more... Show less...
  • Details

    Property Type
    Mill - Water/Wind
    Grounds HA or legal
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Total living m2
    900 m²
    Plot size m2
    34,370 m²
  • Room information

    All bathrooms
  • Special features

    • Broadband internet
    • Barn
    • Guesthouse