For anyone who has dreamed of living on a working French wine estate, surrounded by authentic 19th-century architecture wrapped in the finest of modern touches, these luxury chateau residences make an unmatched living experience. The elegant residences will be number one holiday home address for luxury living in South of France.
Rising from an 1890-era estate originally designed by architect Louis-Michel Garros will be 36 singular homes, carved from original period character buildings, including the Château, the Winery, the Blacksmith’s House, Stables, Granary and Distillery. Buyers may select the size that suits, everything from spacious 2-bedroom apartments up to 4-bedroom houses with lovely gardens and private pool.
The refined presentation and the interior design will take its cues from the estate’s heritage, a story of aristocracy, grace, beauty and refinement in a country setting. A wealth of period features will marry the traditional and the contemporary.
The properties are sold furnished to the last detail – from linen to artworks, high spec entertainment systems to chic French tableware. Founding owners will also be able to customise their homes in consultation with both the architect and interior designer.
Most of the properties feature private terrace and garden and some come with a private pool. Living areas are generously proportioned; kitchens are done to the most fastidious standards; bedrooms and ensuite baths are elegantly fitted.
Owners will also share in the excellent Languedoc wines that will be produced from the refurbished winery, with an estimated 20 cases a year assigned to each property. Watch the vineyards come to life every spring, observe their progress and thrill in the harvest and production.
Estate amenities include a salon/lounge, brasserie, community pool, boules area, clay tennis court and terrace that overlooks the vineyards. Sit by the pool and take in the glorious scents of Mediterranean flowers and herbs. Concierge services include everything from chauffeurs to chefs.
The incredible 10-acre estate, a place of woodlands, parkland and grand gardens, is located in the South of France, with eight international airports within two hours, close to Béziers, Pézenas and Montpellier, as well as the Mediterranean’s incomparable beaches. Nearby, too, are charming villages, with Magalas, Pouzolles and Puissalicon just five minutes away. But while the estate is situated away from the bustle of the big cities, Paris and Lyon are easily reached by autoroute and TGV, with Barcelona soon to be added to the high-speed rail route.
Nearby is fishing of all descriptions, as well as amazing farmers’ markets, vineyards to explore and fine dining opportunities.
Languedoc is a place of the quintessential Mediterranean climate, basking in sunshine 300 days a year, with short, mild winters and seemingly endless summers.
Now is the time to invest in this Languedoc wine estate property, with prices one-quarter less than comparable properties on the Côte d’Azur and parts of Italy. Buyers of these vineyard residences are attracted by the location, size and design of the units, access to the facilities and management services along with unlimited usage as a purely residential lifestyle investment with no restrictions on how often or when they can occupy their unit.
A key point of difference compared to other newly built developments in France, is that this vineyard chateau estate is designed and built for buyers, offering buyers absolute freedom to use their vacation homes whenever and as often as they wish without any restrictions. The fine property is fully-managed including letting and concierge services, ensuring that owners’ investment is well looked after and professionally marketed to maximize rental revenue and property values.
The company behind the development has a superb track record and was behind a recent project which has been widely recognized as the most successful restoration project in the South of France for many years Buyers may also be assured that France’s well-developed property market is well regulated and this development has been approved by major lenders.
John Hagelin, Director at International Luxury Real Estate says that “We are delighted by the response from buyers. We knew this Languedoc property will be the premier boutique development in South of France and that it would get a lot of interest, but even we were surprised by the level of demand that was immediately forthcoming at the pre-launch of the development. This really shows the confidence in the developer, management team and the quality of the design along with demand for buying a holiday home in historic properties with authenticity and heritage”.
Prices from EUR 384,000
These French chateau properties for sale in Languedoc are available from
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