FOR SALE Exceptional property with its entirely renovated castle and outbuildings on 175 hectares (432 acres) of which 61 hectares (150 acres) are vinyards.
This prestigious property, close to Pézenas, is unique in the region.
Vineyard and agricultural operations on the estate. Tourist activity. Castle rental for prestigious events.
The property includes:
- a 16th century castle
- a Romanesque chapel
- a contemporary building designed as a loft used as private accommodation
- 2 independent houses;
- The cellars and its laboratory;
- Operating buildings and 2 sheds.
It is ideally located a few minutes from Pézenas and 20 minutes from the sea in the heart of a beautiful Mediterranean environment and a superb park of 3ha with Fountain and French garden.
A swimming pool, a pool house and a tennis court complete the property.
This property, originally a Renaissance building dating from 1557, has been enlarged and modified over the centuries by the various families who have succeeded each other.
It presents today a harmonious architectural ensemble in perfect condition, ordered around a vast courtyard bringing a lot of elegance.
Description of the property:
THE CASTLE approximately 1000m² (10763sqft) of living space PERFECTLY RENOVATED by designers offers premium finishings.
On the ground floor
- Living room
- Dining room
- 2 kitchens
- Guest toilet
A majestic monumental stone staircase leads to the first floor.
Completely renovated with full respect to the architecture of the castle.
On the 1st floor
-Master suite with bath and shower and a large double dressing room
-3 lovely bedrooms (2 with a shower room,)
-Corridors and clearings
-Living room and terrace, partly covered (approx..250m² (2690sqft))
On the 2nd floor
-Storage room/utility room
In the Dungeon (Square tower on 6 levels)
A covered terrace with a sumptuous view on the grounds of the castle.
MAGNIFICENT 9TH CENTURY ROMANESQUE CHAPEL decorated with Italian frescoes from the 19th century
CONTEMPORARY BUILDING called 'LOFT' (approx.300m² (3230sqft) of living space)
On the ground floor
A sumptuous reception area with open kitchen 132 m²
A large courtyard garden
On the first floor
-3 master suites of which one of 48m ² with dressing.
Each master suite has a shower room
INDEPENDENT INTENDANTS HOUSE (160m ²)
-Swimming pool and private garden
-Garage on the ground floor
-Living room on the first floor.
MANAGER' S HOUSE modern, about 200m ² on 2 levels.
CARETAKER' S HOUSE integrated into operating building, (approximately 55m² on 2 levels).
CELLARS AND OPERATING BUILDINGS
- Entrance 50m²;
- Casks cellar (300m²), Winery (300m²)
- White wines cellar (72m ²), red wines cellar (480m ²)
- Air-conditioned storage and bottling area 270m²;
- A laboratory;
- Concrete tanks, reception dock
OFFICES on 2 levels
- A wine library
- A tasting room (ceiling height 6,50m)
- A meeting room, archives
- VINEYARD 61,7788 ha divided into 50 plots around the castle including 14ha irrigated (all is irrigable)
AOP Languedoc red 41,8020 ha
AOP Picpoul 4,186 ha
AOP Languedoc White 5.7780 ha
IGPs White and red 9,0845 ha
VSIG O, 50ha
RED VARIETIES: Syrah, Mourvèdre, Grenache Noir, Carignan, Cabernet-Sauvignon, Alicante and Petit Merlot, Cinsault, Marselan, various.
WHITE GRAPES: White Picpoul, White Grenache, Chardonnay, Roussanne, Marsanne, Viognier, Terret, Sauvignon Blanc.
AVERAGE PRODUCTION 2013/2016: 1910 hl
COMMERCIALISATION: France and Export / agents, importers, wholesalers, GD, CHR, private individuals + domestic bulk traders
2 registered trademarks INPI, numerous references in guides and specialized magazines.
- 18.5 ha of wheat fields
OLIVE GROVE: 150 olive trees producing about 300 litres of oil per year. Storage stainless steel for 2 months and bottling without decanting
OENOTOURISTIC ACTIVITY rental of all or part of the castle: accommodation, seminars, weddings, movies
(Currently 16 000 Euros / week for the whole property)
STAFF 6 full-time workers
Transfer of shares of the SCEA.
Balance sheets + profit and loss accounts on request.
All shops, services and amenities nearby.
Sea and Beaches 20 minutes away.
Highways A9 and A75 15 minutes away
TGV station 20 minutes / 25kms
International Airport / MONTPELLIER 45 minutes / 45 kms