Splendid CHATEAU for sale Gers, Midi-Pyrenees

Midi-Pyrénées, Gers (32)

€3,950,000 ID: 106162

The Chateau is in the Gers Department of the Midi-Pyrenees Region of South West France.

It was well known for producing Armagnac. The area is famous for its beauty and relaxed way of life, the motor racing circuit at Nogaro and its association with the vineyards of the Armagnac. The property itself is in the centre of a 7 hectares park of hundred year old trees and has a further 10 hectares ( total 45 acres) of fields and woods.

It has beautiful Italianate terraced gardens, consists of 3 separate buildings and a lovely infinity style swimming pool.

The Main Chateau (3 floors, each of 300 sq metres) is being restored in the original 'Napoleon' style, with an external stone stepped entrance and a superb open double curve internal staircase leading to the other floors. Each floor is an open area at present leaving the purchaser to form separate rooms to suit their individual needs. There are of course a number of cellars for wines etc.

The Farm building is in the local country style. Some 200 sq metres have been restored to give 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a full kitchen and a great 60 sq mtr living room.

A further 200 sq mtrs is available to be included in the living area as required The stable buildings (the Guest House, 700 sq metres) is surrounded by cypress trees it has been converted in an Italian Florentine style with an external staircase and covered balcony entrances to the suites.

It has been restored into a thriving 'Chambres d’Hôte' with 9 suites and a 2-bedroom apartment. Each of the 9 suites is individually themed and decorated (Moroccan, Indian, Andalusian, Indonesian etc) and each has lounge area with desk , TV, and fridge, an en-suite bathroom.

The Location
- 3 miles from the town
- 24 miles from Mont de Marsan - the nearest large town.
- 2 hours from Airports at Biarritz, Toulouse, Bordeaux and Bergerac
- 1 hour from Pau, Agen and Lourdes

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  • Details

    Year of construction
    1875
    Property type
    Chateau
    Status
    Authentic
    Grounds HA or legal
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Plot size m2
    18,000 m²
    Total living m2
    2,000 m²
    Scenery
    Countryside
    max. occupancy
    4
    Stories / levels
    3
  • Room information

    Total number of rooms
    20
    Bedrooms
    17
  • Special features

    • Swimming pool
    • Pool house
    • Caretaker cottage
    • Barn
    • Stables
    • Guesthouse