Magnificent restored French Chateau in a village near Toulouse

  • €595,000
    incl. of agency fees
  • MFH-RH408
    Property Reference
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 500 sqm
  • 2000 sqm
A fantastic Chateau property with a lovely garden situated in a village with all amenities near Albi and Toulouse.

At a Glance

  • Reference
  • MFH-RH408
  • Bed
  • 4
  • Land
  • 2000 sqm
  • Near to
  • Albi
  • Bath
  • 4
  • Pool
  • No
  • Price
  • €595,000
  • Hab. Space
  • 500 sqm
  • Land Tax
  • €1100.00

Property Description

This fantastic property is located in a village that offers primary school, butcher, baker, village shop, doctor, chemist, post office and garage. It takes 10 min by car to the nearest small town with a picturesque Friday market, supermarkets, railway station etc…Rodez airport (1 hourr) offers flights to London Stanstead, Toulouse airport 1hr 20 min. The motorway is 7 km from the Château.

The Chateau, dating as far back as the 13th century, has been carefully restored by its interior designer owner ensuring that all the original features have been restored, but at the same time adding modern comforts such as insulation, ensuring that the running cost of this splendid property is not out of control. The chateau offers around 500 sqm of very comfortable living space.

  • Ground floor: large entrance hall, drawing room with working fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, dining room with working fireplace, Laundry room, Small tower with wc. The larger tower’s ground floor has been converted into a larder.

  • First floor: Guest room with bathroom-WC en suite, “Grand Salon” with extraordinary octagonal fruit wood parquet, restored to its original state, working fireplace. There is also a study come library a master bedroom bathroom, dressing room, wc en suite. The landing has a magnificent 17 century oak floor with all doors original 16th to 19th century.

  • Second floor: Two large suites, consisting each of drawing room, bedroom, bathroom/WC. The drawing rooms could be used as additional bedrooms. There is also a drawing room with working fireplace, a large landing with wide 17th cent oak flooring.

  • Third floor: Large attic, roof structure of solid oak beams. Plumbing, electricity and central heating were installed in 2000. The oil fired boiler feeds 24 radiators with thermostats and produces domestic hot water for the entire house. The building has been insulated.

  • Outside - the secluded park of around 2200 sqm has old chestnut, linden, elm and persimmon trees. There is an abundance of English and French roses, perennials, etc. Form part of the informal garden. Roses and clematis cover the iron arcade leading to the 17th century pavilion. The pavilion has a roof of stone tiles and one of the last existing oak beam “umbrella” roof structures of the region. There are 2 wells, providing water for the park. The former coach house and stables can be converted into a Guest House or Gîte. All mains have been installed.

A long stone shed at the bottom of the park houses logs and garden tools. There is the possibility for a future walled vegetable garden or swimming pool and garage. This area is accessible via a small back lane.

Great care and thought went into the restoration of the building. Plaster and lime walls were done in the old way, old bricks, stone floors, oak floors – all have been saved and restored. The entire façade of the château has been re-pointed and joined with lime and special sand, leaving the original stones apparent. Old “fish scales” slates cover the well preserved roof.

Environment & Surroundings

Near Airport/Ferries?
Near to Shops?
Near to Schools?
Public Transport?
Near to a Gold Course?

And Before You Ask

Exposure:
South-east
Year of Renovation:
2000
Condition:
Immaculate
Currently lived in:
Yes
Condition of Roof:
Very good condition
Drainage:
Connected to mains town system
Land Tax:
€1100.00
Nationality of Owners:
French

Key Information

Property type:
Chateau
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms
4
Price
€595,000
Address
Albi, Tarn, Occitanie

Additional Information

Year Built:
13
Internal Area:
500 sqm
Land Area:
2000 sqm
Floor:
3
How many Outbuildings:
2
Number of Fireplaces:
4
Has an Office / Study?
Yes
Has a Garden
Yes
Has a Terrace?
Yes
Has ADSL/Broadband?
Yes
Has Satellite TV
Yes
  • €595,000
    incl. of agency fees
  • MFH-RH408
    Property Reference
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 500 sqm
  • 2000 sqm
A fantastic Chateau property with a lovely garden situated in a village with all amenities near Albi and Toulouse.

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