Nr Pau (64) - Fabulous château set in 10 hectares of land with swimming pool and views of the Pyrenees
€2,400,000 (APPROX. £2,111,103)
Property Details - Château
This prestigious château, with origins that date back to the 16th century, is set in the heart of its 10 hectare park with woods, meadows and landscaped gardens.
Situated in a dominant position in the heart of the Jurançon hills, the property offers a spectacular view over the historic city of Pau to the north and the Pyrenees to the south. Light and spacious throughout, the property exudes a warm family atmosphere.
The large entrance hall (83m²) with a large fireplace and impressive staircase provides access to five reception rooms: a drawing room with fireplace, dining room furnished to Louis XIII style opening onto an elegant conservatory, office, "ladies" room and billiard room.
The first floor offers an independent apartment including a kitchen/dining room with balcony and terrace, study, bedroom (also with balcony) and bathroom. There are a further two bedrooms on this floor, both with en-suite bathrooms.
The second floor consists of four bedrooms, one with en-suite bathroom, and two independent bathrooms. All rooms have views either of the forest or the Pyrenees. Part of this floor could be converted into a second apartment as living room with open-plan kitchen already exist.
The tower gives access to a games room and rooftop terrace offering magnificent views.
The basement comprises a professional kitchen (65m²), workshop, laundry room, cold store, cellar, and boiler room.
The guardian’s apartment, offering living room, kitchen, bedroom and shower room, is also located on this level and has independent access.
The park is carefully maintained and in flower at every season of the year. The 14 x 6 metre pool is heated and from the extended terrace with summer kitchen one can enjoy the same breath-taking views of the forest and the town of Pau, both by day and night. The gardens surrounding the property are beautifully landscaped and immaculately maintained.
Renovated with great care (roof included), this superb château is meticulously maintained by the current owners, and, rare for a property of this standing, it is also equipped with a lift. It is sold furnished except for a few personal effects.
Pau is an old royal city beautifully set between the mountains and the ocean, at the extreme south west tip of France. It is heir to a rich tradition of tourism dating back to the 19th century, when it was a prestigious resort for aristocrats from around the world. Today Pau is a destination that is highly regarded - Located not far from the Basque and Landes coastline and only 45 minutes from the Pyrenees and its ski resorts, the area is conducive to many sport and leisure activities : hiking, climbing, skiing, surfing, diving, sailing, golfing, spa relaxation etc. It is also surrounded by a wealth of quality vineyards, such as Jurançon.
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