Minervois CorbiÃ¨res Restored Medieval 12thC Castle, original features, stunning views over village and countryside, 600mÂ², independent apartment, convertible outbuildings, large courtyard, various terraces, garden with pool, very private, low maint
The medieval castle offers about 600mÂ² of living space over 3 floors.
A beautiful monumental staircase leads to a large solid entrance door.
- Prestigious entrance hall 57mÂ² with beautiful mosaic floor with original stone staircase opposite leading to the first floor,
- fully fitted kitchen 34mÂ² with oak parquet floor and a beautiful marble fireplace, pantry 8mÂ² in the East tower, a French door leading to the South facing garden with terrace and swimming pool
- dining room 39mÂ² with carved wood panelling, a oak parquet floor and a marble fireplace, 2 French doors leading to the garden, a walk in cupboard 5mÂ²
- sitting room 23mÂ² with wood panelling, a parquet floor and a oak fireplace, a French door leading to the garden, access to the West tower
- Lounge 30mÂ² with a fireplace, tiled floor, French door to the paved terrace
- curved corridor to the north terrace
- WC and vestibule 5mÂ²
- store room 3mÂ²
- wine cave 30mÂ² below the lounge area
- landing 11mÂ² leading to the corridor 26mÂ²
- bedroom 23mÂ² with fireplace and en-suite bathroom 7mÂ², dressing room 3.2mÂ²
- vestibule 4mÂ² leading to a terrace 60mÂ²
- bedroom 17mÂ²
- master suite with bedroom 23mÂ² with fireplace, dressing room 19mÂ², shower room 8mÂ²
- bedroom 17mÂ² with en-suite shower room 3.4mÂ²
- bedroom 12.5mÂ² with en-suite shower room 6mÂ²
- study/bedroom 10.3mÂ²
- separate toilette 6mÂ²
- landing 13mÂ² leading to the corridor 26mÂ²
- bedroom 26mÂ² and en-suite shower room 5.6mÂ² in the tower, dressing 2mÂ²
- bedroom 18.8mÂ²
- bathroom 13.6mÂ²
- bedroom/office 14mÂ²
- room 10mÂ² with tower 8mÂ²
- bedroom 13.8mÂ²
- 2 rooms to restore 12mÂ² and 18.6mÂ² with tower 3mÂ²
- large tower 8mÂ²
Swimming pool 8m x 3m
This ground floor apartment offers about 85mÂ² of living space.
lounge 24mÂ², fully fitted kitchen 7mÂ², corridor, bedroom 12.5mÂ², bedroom 19.6mÂ², bathroom 7.75mÂ², laundry room, terrace / courtyard 41mÂ²
There is a huge commercial potential since those buildings could be converted into apartments, an event room etc.; all subject to planning permit.
Stables 240mÂ²: 120mÂ² with still some boxes, another 120mÂ² on the 1st floor
Garage 280mÂ²: 140mÂ² on the ground floor and another 140mÂ² above
Cellar 25mÂ²: storage below the ChÃ¢teau
The total size of the land is 1451mÂ² with various outside spaces. A courtyard of about 240mÂ² at the entrance provides access to the Castel, the apartment and the outbuildings. Outbuildings are accessed as well from a public place. There is another terrace on the North side of about 120mÂ². The lovely South facing garden, laid to lawn with automatic watering system, overlooking the village, with bushes and flowers, a terrace and swimming pool, has a size of about 360mÂ². And the terrace of 60mÂ² on the first floor adds to the various outside spaces.
Except a very few rooms, as described above, the Castle has been restored over the past 5 years and is in excellent condition. New matching wooden double glazed windows and French doors throughout, heating by exchange pump and a few electric radiators in some bedrooms. Letter B on the energy report proofs that this Castle is exceptionally well insulated. Automatic gates, cat 5 system throughout, alarm system and cctv. Town water and town sewage.
Rare to find such a Castle, full of history, and in turn key condition! Low maintenance, ideal for a main residence, wedding venue/event business, luxury B&B with Gite activity or long term rent of apartments or just a large secondary home to reunite the family for holidays.
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