Nimes French Chateau For Sale
Magnificent 18th Century Manor House and outbuildings renovated to very high standards.
Perfect for wedding & seminars, receptions for 400 people seated, and B&B for 34 people, 2500m2 of buildings, 2 swimming pools, tennis court on 2.5ha , peaceful setting.
This ancient rural property from the 18th Century with a majestic manor House and various old buildings has all been recently refurbished and converted in high standard dwellings with 5 guest houses, a caretaker's house and various reception rooms.
Surrounded by woods and vineyards, this unique property enjoys a peaceful privileged countryside location on the outskirts of a village with all amenities in the Nimes area.
The buildings are surrounded by a beautiful park of 2.5 hectares, planted with Mediterranean shrubs and centuries-old trees, gardens on different levels, courtyards and terraces, comprising two secured large swimming pools, a tennis court and a generous landscaped parking area.
The prestigious main entrance is through a magnificent wrought iron gate with a service entrance at the back of the property.
For the last 5 years the property has been a successful business, for weddings during weekends, and company seminars or meetings during the week.
The large reception rooms allows for the hosting of events with hundreds of participants.
Description of the property
The buildings offer a surface of approx. 2500m2. 18 century chateau 600m2 habitable on 3 levels.
Ground floor: entrance hall, lovely stone staircase, opening to the left to dining area 35m2, office 37m2, dressing rooms and sanitary facilities for guests. On the right, large double living room 80m2, with a beautiful stone fireplace. The living room is adjacent to a large kitchen 50m2 beautifully equipped overlooking the hardwood terraces around the swimming pool. Wc and utility room.
1st floor: 4 bedrooms, of which 2 of 40m2 on main facade, 2 bathrooms, 2 WC, dressing.
2nd floor: large hall in main facade that could be converted in a bedroom, a large bedroom, 1 bathroom with WC, 1 sports room with sauna and shower, 2 bedrooms, bathroom, painting workshop.
Caretaker's apartment at the back of the chateau accessed by the service entrance comprising living room with open kitchen, 1 bedroom and bathroom with WC.
Barn (extension of the chateau) used as garage, workshop and technical premises (boiler room, water treatment from a borehole, old cold room. This space could be converted in 8 to 12 additional bedrooms if necessary, on 3 levels. Stairs to reach other parts of the buildings are available.
Old Cellar on 2 levels
Vaulted room 200m2 (to renovate) suitable for an internal pool with spa.
Reception hall (renovated and running) of 230m2, capacity of 200 people seated(dinner) or 300 people standing (cocktail).
Orangery (built 2006) 190m2 adjoining the reception Hall, capacity 200 people seated or 300 people (cocktail) and its terraces: vineyard stone terrace 100m2, fountain terrace 80m2.
Catering room 70m2, office 80m2 open space, 2 offices, computer and electrical wiring are new.
Old Chapel on 3 levels
Ground floor: 1 show room / clients' reception,
1st floor: 3 double bedrooms, 1 bathroom
2nd floor: 1 double bedroom, 1 bedroom for 4 people and 1 bathroom
1 independent dwelling in 2 levels: 1 bedroom, living, kitchen, bathroom, 1 double bedroom.
Former sheepfold on 2 levels comprising 2 guest houses:
Le Mas des Vignes: kitchen, lounge, dining room, bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1 WC, upper floor 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 mezzanine with 2 beds.
Les Lauriers Roses: living room, kitchen, WC, upper floor 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 mezzanine, gardens and terraces.
2 secure heated swimming pools 17m x 7m (for private use) and 15m x 7m for the guests
Tennis court in perfect condition.
The 2.5ha parkland is made of many different levels landscaped gardens, courtyards and gardens, even landscaped parking area, planted with Mediterranean plants flower and shrubs and ancient trees, providing lots of private spaces. This parkland is very well maintained. 2 heated pools, tennis court.
This property has been renovated 6 years ago to a very high standard and refinement. High quality tiling, terracotta or parquet floors, exposed beams and stones, stone staircase, automatic watering system, central gas and/or heating pumps (several units), under floor heating in the Chateau on the ground floor, electric huge wrought iron gate, alarm system. All is in perfect condition. Very well equipped with quality materials and character refined decoration