Castle Auch (32)
- 862 m2
- 11 rooms
- 11 bedrooms
A listed, village castle on an estate with 3 continuous hectares in Gascony.
In the north of the French department of Gers, some 40 minutes from Agen (TGV train station, A62-E72 motorway) and 10 minutes from an old bastide or fortified town with all shops and schools. This Gascony castle, on the outskirts of a hamlet, overlooks the fields, woods, hedges and copses that form the undulating Lomagne countryside. Toulouse is 70 minutes away (TGV train station, international airport).
This castle is perched on a hill overlooking a valley. With the village on its south-east side, it is set in grounds of almost three hectares spread out on its north-west and north-east sides, the south-west side looking out over a sheer cliff. An annex building, spanning 75 m², and a covered area, spanning 40 m², on its south-east side separate the castle from the village. There is therefore an unobstructed, nuisance-free view taking in the countryside in three directions as of the ground floor.
Constructed at the beginning of the 13th century, this building is a good example of Gascony's regional style. It then predominantly comprised a keep, or
reference : 664674 - Le Figaro Properties reference : 18997229