Castle and hamlet for sale Toulon, Var, Provence, France
Castle for sale in Provence Côte d’Azur
At 13 km from the beaches of the Var coast, a 16th century castle completely renovated on 95 ha. nestled in the hills, olive groves and vineyards. A Sheepfold of 300 m2. Ruined hamlet to rebuild. Huge potential with these numerous outbuildings.
Toulon 14 km, Airports: Toulon Hyères 26 km, Marseille 100 km (RyanAir to London) Nice Côte d’Azur 146 km
The nearest golf course: 13 km
Seaside: 13 km
Size: About 95 ha.
Description: A long driveway with mulberries and planes to the castle, there are about 6 ha. of park around the buildings. An agricultural part of 2 to 3 hectares of vineyards and 2500 olive trees. The land is partly hills with green oaks and pines.
It is possible to use 50 hectares for farming. Currently the production of vines reported is about 6000 bottles per year and the production of olive oil 1 000 to 2 500 liters per year. Automatic watering system for lawns and crops by a pump.
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY
Type of home: Castle of the sixteenth century, with the ocher tones of the Provence, a former royal hunting lodge.
Date of construction: 16th century, completely renovated.
Living Area: Approximately 500 m2.
Ancient architectural elements: yes.
State of the property: In very good condition, renovations were made, the roof is new and completed in late 2012.
Work required: None
Central heating: Underfloor heating, 2 Dietrich boilers on oil. Cooling in the bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Water by a pump, there are 12 wells on the property, an installation for pressing with a reserve of 9000 liters, 3 tanks of 3000 liters, guarantee the water supplies.
Location: Nestled in the hills of the Var coast, with distant sea views, 8 km from all amenities and 13 km from the beaches.
View and noise factor: Very quiet, overlooking the hills and distant sea views
Description: The castle has been renovated and converted into a private residence, there are currently 3 levels, 6 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, living rooms, 2 kitchens, a winter lounge.
A project of 350 m2 living space is in progress, see description outbuildings.
Ground floor: entrance with beautiful staircase, living room, kitchen, pantry, conservatory with sliding doors, small turrets, a large bedroom, a dressing room, bathroom, sanitary, a small chapel has been converted into a bedroom with shower room.
1st floor: A very large living room, billiard room, a second living room, kitchen, dining room with a very large south facing terrace, sea view. An office and a bathroom,
2nd floor: 4 bedrooms with aircondtioning with each their private shower room, a sauna, steam room with a wall of waterwall. Cupboards, closets, laundry.
Swimming Pool: No
A barn of 300 m2 that can be renovated into housing.
A beautiful chapel of the 16th with bell tower and inside frescoes, which have to be renovated.
A Hamlet: A project of rehabilitation of a ruined village which lies a few hundred meters from the castle is under way: a building permit has been filed for an area 350 m2. There are several ruins and hamlet on the lands.
The wine cellar of 120 m2 is air conditioned and includes tanks and winemaking equipment,
Cellar for storage of bottles.
A guard house at the entrance of the property of 120 m2, a studio of 20 m2.
A barn of 400 m2 with a reception room, an office, a dark room for the storage of olive oil. A hangar for tractors.
- Property type
- Special class
- Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
- Extra info
- Grounds 50 HA (+)
- Total living area
- 500 m²
- Plot size
- 960,000 m²
- Stories / levels
- All bathrooms
- Caretaker cottage
Services in the area
- Airport 26 km
- School 8 km
- Coast 12 km
- Golf Course 12 km
- Supermarket 10 km
- Train Station 14 km