Castle Bordeaux (33)
Ref. 3852 Exceptional listed chateau for sale at 20km from Bordeaux The magnificent 16th and 18th-century castle was built on a hill from which the Garonne River can be seen. Located 20km from Bordeaux, it enjoys a privileged location, communication routes, economic, cultural and wine center, and a flawless environment. The site is superb and the view from the property does not leave one indifferent. The courtyard in front of the castle is surrounded by walls and pillars. It is treated as a garden that gives access, on the one hand to the park, and on the other hand to the orchard. The first elevation of the chateau dates from the middle of the 16th century without being completed and was only extended in the 18th century. Of approximately 600sqm, it includes : On the ground floor: An entrance by the staircase with a deciphered wall, defended by a stunner. Then, there is a large living room (52 sqm), a study, large and small dining rooms, a room that was the old kitchen (with a monumental fireplace and its stone floor), kitchen, dresser, toilet, storeroom. All these rooms have kept their 18th-century decoration and some earlier elements can still be found. The lower rooms open onto a terrace, bordered by balusters, planted with lime trees, discovering the valley and a few acres of vineyards. On the first floor: 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. On the second floor: attics, with some old bedroom arrangements. Above, a lookout room with a fireplace and access to the stunner. The house has remained in its original state and the 18th and 19th-century improvements brought the conveniences of daily life, for example, the creation of corridors to make the rooms independent. It also brought warmth like the replacement of monumental fireplaces by elegant, smaller, refined ones. In the 18th century addition: there are two rooms on the first floor with a kitchen layout. On the second floor, there are three bedrooms, a bathroom and a mezzanine. Adjacent to the 18th-century wing, and organized around a U-shaped courtyard, the dilapidated dwelling of three rooms, plus a bathroom, is housed in the former chapel and vaulted cellars. The heating is central. The outbuilding has a garage for 2-3 cars, some small sheds, a workshop and a small garden shed at the end of the orchard. The territory, dominating a valley, is given for 14,60 acres (5,91 ha). 2,5 ha are planted with vines (80% Merlot, 20 Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon) in direct exploitation in AOC Côtes de Bordeaux Rouge. The owner reserves 3600 bottles on an average production of 10.000 bottles. The rest is made up of a park, an orchard, a wash house and a water supply basin, all in a very beautiful hilly environment, quite wooded, and without nuisance. This property seems perfect. It is authentic, gives off a crazy charm, located in a preserved site, of very beautiful quality, it will seduce the one who will know how to restore it carefully at the rate of a defiscalisation which it will establish. The dwelling in its entirety, the adjoining common wing, the interior courtyard, the terraces with the balusters, the enclosing walls and their gates are listed in the supplementary inventory of historical monuments.
Le Figaro Properties reference: 36266827