AUCTION – Pas de Calais Chateau, pool & guest accommodation

  • €450,000
    incl. of agency fees
  • MFH-LOR2055N
    Property Reference
  • 14 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 4.96 ha
AUCTION CHATEAU with 3 guest houses and land for sale in Northern France - reserve price of just 450,000 €uros.

At a Glance

  • Reference
  • MFH-LOR2055N
  • Bed
  • 14
  • Land
  • 4.96 ha
  • Near to
  • Lille
  • Bath
  • 9
  • Pool
  • Yes
  • Price
  • €450,000
  • Land Tax
  • N/A

Property Description

This charming 18th-century French chateau, commutable to London, is an elegant countryside retreat with potential for a personal or business European base, set on over 12 acres of land in the Côte d’Opale area, just 30 minutes to Eurostar Calais train station.

Original marble fireplaces, flagstone floors, and wood paneling welcome you into the stately main house. With two soaring great rooms, an impressive wine cellar, and large Neoclassical arched windows throughout, this Chateau is the perfect backdrop for formal entertaining. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a heated indoor swimming pool, and kitchen with Aga also allow for your everyday life to happen alongside the grandeur.

Host large family gatherings, your dream business, or paying guests in the private apartment adjoining the chateau and three guest cottages. Imagine your unique vision as you enjoy a relaxed French lifestyle and the bucolic orchards, wildlife pastures, and forests that surround this grand estate, with the advantage of easy access to London and the UK.

The property is situated in the Côte d’Opale region, just 30 minutes to Eurostar Calais train station (55 minutes to London), 15 minutes from Saint-Omer; 20 minutes to Calais and the English Channel ports; 10 minutes from A26 motorway; 2 hours drive to Brussels, 3 hour drive to Paris, 1 hour to Lille airport and 1 hour to Bruges (Belgium).


Property Features

Chateau, guest annex/granny flat and 3 guest cottages, plus several outbuildings set in 4.96 hectares (12 acres). Main house with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, Formal dining, 2 great rooms, Multiple marble fireplaces, Indoor heated swimming pool, Vaulted wine cellar and Cloakroom. Other services include air Conditioned in the Master Bedroom and secondary bedroom, as well as Broadband throughout.

The Guest Cottages

  • Guest Cottage 1 - 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms; Living room; Oil fired central heating
  • Guest Cottage 2 - 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms; Kitchen; Living room; Oil fired central heating
  • Guest Cottage 3 - 3 ensuite bedrooms; Living and dining rooms; Kitchen; Oil fired central heating


Outside

The chateau is set in 4.96 hectares of land and features walnut and pear Orchard, Sweeping Lawns, Gardens, Wildlife Pastures, Fields … In addition, there’s a Large air-conditioned Office, garage, attached Guest/granny flat with kitchenette, parking area, and separate entrance and stable buildings.


About The Cote D’opale

Nestled in a strategic position close to Belgium with its Michelin starred restaurants, and the English Channel, Saint-Omer is a perfect retreat. Visit the 14th-century cathedral or see one of three French copies of the Gutenberg Bible at Saint-Omer’s public library. Meander the streets and squares of this classic market town or venture to the coast to enjoy sweeping dunes and charming seaside villages.

The cliffs of Cap Gris-Nez and Cap Blanc-Nez provide striking views of England and cliffs of Dover. Your lucky chateau – which survived the French Revolution and two World Wars – has an ideal location for shopping or working in London, as well as beach going, golfing, hiking, and dining.

The A26 is just 10 minutes from your front door, giving you easy access to Lille’s International Airport, Paris and Brussels. It is situated close to Eurostar Calais train station giving access to central London in 55 minutes, and close to Channel ports, and Calais Eurotunnel which connects rapidly to Kent and Southern England.


About this Auction Opportunity

AUCTION with a reserve price of 450,000 €uros.
Auction opens : 26/09 and closes 30/09/2019
100,000 euros cash deposit required to register.
Viewings possible by appointment only.


Contact us by return to register your interest for this rare auction opportunity with income potential in northern France.



Environment & Surroundings

Near Airport/Ferries?
Near to Shops?
Near to Schools?
Public Transport?
Is near the Coast?

And Before You Ask

Year of Renovation:
2010
Condition:
Very good
Heating System:
Central heating (oil)
Reason for selling:
Other
Currently lived in:
Yes
Condition of Roof:
Good condition
Drainage:
Connected to mains town system
Nationality of Owners:
British

Key Information

Property type:
Mansion
Bedrooms:
14
Bathrooms
9
Price
€450,000
Address
Saint Omer, Pas de Calais, Hauts-de-France

Additional Information

Year Built:
1700
Land Area:
4.96 ha
Floor:
2
How many Outbuildings:
5
Number of Fireplaces:
5

Property Features:
  • chateau auction
Has a Wine Cellar:
Yes
Has an Office / Study?
Yes
Has a Garden
Yes
Has a Terrace?
Yes
Swimming Pool?
Yes
  • €450,000
    incl. of agency fees
  • MFH-LOR2055N
    Property Reference
  • 14 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 4.96 ha
AUCTION CHATEAU with 3 guest houses and land for sale in Northern France - reserve price of just 450,000 €uros.

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