Authentic castle for sale in the heart of Provence
This authentic castle from the late 15th century is located in the hills of Provence. Its four towers face the four cardinal directions and the castle offers 360° views of the surrounding landscape.
The estate comprises the castle, orangery, chapel, stables and two further outbuildings. The entire structure is built in local stones. The exception are the inlaid red bricks on the terrace, believed to be leftover bricks from the construction of the Cathedral Dome in Florence, Italy.
The castle is built over three levels and feature a total of 950m² living space. It boasts a grand entrance constructed under the reign of Henri IV, King of France and Navarre. The large, comfortable rooms are laid out as per the original floor plan, all with chimneys and arched ceilings.
On the garden level one of the reception rooms and kitchen open onto a 500 year old topiary garden in the form of the Malta Cross. The topiary garden is one of the oldest in the south of France was imported from Italy.
The stables offer an additional 500m² built area which can be converted into guest or staff accommodation.
The castle is surrounded by 250,000m² private grounds.
The estate is 60 minutes from Nice and 30 minutes from Saint Tropez by car. There is also a helipad on the grounds.