Quite deservingly dominating its hillside, with far reaching views across Les Landes, this majestic 18C Château is located just 1 hour inland from Biarritz, Saint Jean-de-Luz and Bayonne; slightly over one hour from the Spanish border and under 2 hours south of Bordeaux. The ancient market town of St-Sever, which lies along the river Adour, plays host to festivals and bullfighting extravaganza throughout the year and is just a 10 minutes drive away.
The Estate includes the 18C Chateau with its four reception rooms and eight en-suite bedrooms; the one bedroom concierge; a two bedroom gîte in the former ‘Orangerie’; a large heated swimming pool and an all weather tennis court. The ensemble sits in 15 hectares of land; comprising of 5 HA of gardens and meadow, 6 HA of agricultural land and 4 HA of woodland.
Arriving through the main doors, a sweeping oak staircase dominates the entrance hall with its double height ceiling. Accommodation is provided over two floors. The large dining hall with its original stone floors, fireplace and original decor with stunning stuccos depicting the four seasons, occupies the central area of the facade. To the left is the Grand Salon with its monumental stone fireplace, and the former Smoking Room, now serving as a large reception room with a billiards table to the far end. To the right of the dining hall are a further two reception rooms and a fully equipped professional kitchen with dining area. The first floor offers eight large personalized bedroom suites with neutral white en-suite bathrooms.
Pau airport can be reached in 45 minutes; Biarritz airport in under 1 hour and Bordeaux airport in under a two hours drive. Toulouse International 1hr 45mins and Bordeaux airport 2 hours.
French Character Homes is delighted to be marketing this majestic Chateau, which is offered for sale fully furnished, minus personal effects.