French chateau for sale in Lot

  • €1 950 000
Lot, Occitania, Metropolitan France, France
For Sale

French chateau for sale in Lot

Lot, Occitania, Metropolitan France, France
  • €1 950 000

Overview

  • Château
  • Property Type
  • 11
  • Bedrooms
  • 8
  • ha

Description

If you’re looking for a new home or a great property to invest in, this authentic 17th-century chateau in Lot is exactly what you’re looking for!

With spectacular views over the Célé Valley and only 5 miles away from Figeac, this splendid castle is built on 8 hectares of land and consists of 15 rooms in total, 11 of which are beautiful bright bedrooms. It also has 7 bathrooms, an attic space that can be converted into whatever you want, a salon, dining room, and a vast double high reception hall. All this plus the spectacular views the castle has makes it a great location for various events and especially weddings.

It comes fully furnished with beautiful old-fashioned furniture that suits the chateau’s authentic looks. It also has central heating, a family swimming pool, and a pool house right next to the main building.

The outbuildings include a guardian’s Lodge, a 5-Bedroom Gîte with its own Swimming Pool, and a few garages.

Outside you’ll see beautiful broad terraces with panoramic views and fine gardens that are enclosed by stone walls, with ancient lime trees and specimen roses, and adjoining meadows. You can also purchase an additional independent farmhouse separately, which would totally complete this one-of-a-kind property.

About the place:

Lot is a commune in the south of France. It is located in the Lot département, which is part of Occitania. The town was originally settled by Celts and then Romans before it became an important center for trade between Aquitaine and Gascony. Today, it is known primarily for its wine production with over 20 AOCs to choose from.

The city contains one of the most important prehistoric sites. It was discovered by archaeologists when they started their work on a new road in 1862. The site at Lot has been inhabited since Neolithic times (over 7000 years ago). There are many things that can be seen here such as cave paintings from over 20,000 years ago, real-life size mammoth cut into the rock, menhirs (huge stones standing), dolmens (table-stones), and cromlechs (circle of big stones), and more than 200 burial chambers.

It has an old-fashioned charm that you cannot find anywhere else, and it’s perfect for those who are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of life. There are many things to do here, including visiting some of the historic landmarks or sampling wines at one of the local vineyards. If you’re feeling adventurous, there are also plenty of outdoor activities available.

Things to do in Lot:

Explore the Grottes d’Aven Armand, a series of caves dug out by water erosion over thousands of years. It features an underground lake over 130 feet deep with incredible rock formations to explore on foot or kayak. Tours leave from Lacave every day except Monday from May through September.

Visit the European Pole of Inaccessibility, which is a monument and plaque at Pointe de la Hague on top of an extinct volcano in France. It’s also known as one of the most remote points from any sea or ocean anywhere in Europe.

https://properties.lefigaro.com/announces/chateau-lot-midi+pyrenees-france/31105039/

  • Address Lot, Occitania, Metropolitan France, France
  • State/county Lot
  • Country France

Details

Updated on July 10, 2022 at 4:46 pm
  • Price: €1 950 000
  • Property Size: 8 ha
  • Bedrooms: 11
  • Property Type: Château
  • Property Status: For Sale

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