Sotheby's International Realty - CASTRES, N
For sale, near Castres (81100) elegant 18th century property, in a park with majestic trees, lined with a river and fenced with ancient walls. This classic property consists of 2 separate buildings: A caretaker’s house of 80 m² on the ground, with adjoining cellar of about 40 m², housing today a restoration workshop, is very easily transformed into a guest house. The main house, underwent a total renovation and quality between 2004 and 2018. It offers about 430 m² of living space spread over 2 levels. On the ground floor, through the main entrance, a beautiful gallery of 22 sqm with period pavement, one enters the main house composed of a bedroom with its shower room, today for office use, an office with fireplace, formerly the kitchen, a large and beautiful laundry room, then a living room that opens wide on a splendid living room of more than 100 m² formerly the orangerie, with a very contemporary look, flooded with light thanks to the wide bays on both sides of the room, opening onto the park. The very well equipped kitchen, occupying a corner of the room, wide open, can be isolated from the living room thanks to the canopy that is opened or closed according to the needs of the moment. Still on the ground floor, one accesses by a second entrance in a duplex apartment with 2 bedrooms and shower room, communicating upstairs with the main house but can be separated from the house. Ideal for rent as a gite or for lodging friends From the main entrance, a beautiful wooden staircase from the period leads us into a beautiful crossing vestibule that serves 2 bedrooms a shower room and a superb master suite of 54 sqm composed of an open clearance on the dressing room, which leads to the very generous room of 26 sqm, and a spacious bathroom with double washbasins and WC corner. From the entrance, access is to a private terrace of 116 m². The park, is harmoniously designed and planted with beautiful trees. A river flows at the edge, below, bringing freshness on hot summer days, and creating the conditions for the flowering of bamboo. A fraction of the park, about 600 sqm is building.