Abbey for sale in Vaucluse, Provence, France

Provence / Alpes, Vaucluse

€945,000 ID: 110010
Under Offer

Abbey for sale in Vaucluse, Provence.
A prestigious property in a former Cistercian Abbey, south of the Vaucluse, ideal for creating a class restaurant or arrange events, ample parking provided outside opposite the property.

Avignon 21 km, Airport: Avignon 22 km (RyanAir to London), Marseille Provence airport 80 km

Area: Approximately 4.5 ha.
Description: A hill of 4 ha. The land consists of several parcels separated by a paved country road. 2800 m2 of parking is opposite the entrance to the property, the interior gardens with fountains have a lot of charm.

Type of home: An exceptional and atypical house in a former Cistercian Abbey built in the 18th century, partially destroyed in the revolution in 1789, it was rebuilt on the foundations of the Abbey, many architectural features were preserved, and has an indoor garden with lots of charm. The house consists of two wings, each with a floor.
Date of construction: the thirteenth century.
Living area: About 900 m2 of buildings - 570 m2 liveable and
330 m2 to be developed.
Old architectural elements: an old stone well built by the monks is in the hall, there are also stone pillars that served as bases to the abbey.
In the outbuildings is an access to a basement that served the monks to escape and come into the hillside of the property. In the garden are several fountains and statues.
Condition of the Property: The ground floors are in good condition, works are foreseen on the floors.
Work needed: Roof to review (an estimate is available) to modernize the sanitation on the floors and develop the attics of barns to create in total 900 m2 of living space if necessary.
Central heating: Oil central heating, plus many chimneys.

Location: Quiet location in a rolling countryside.
View and position in relation to noise: Quietly in the rolling countryside.

List of the Rooms: 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
West Wing:
Ground Floor: Hall 64 m2 with a grand staircase and a lounge with fireplace, banquet hall of 140 m2 with fireplace, professional kitchen of 45 m2, double toilet rooms.
First floor: 2 bedrooms of 30 and 36 m2, 1 bathroom, kitchen 15 m2. Annexes: attic 120 m2, an attic of 35 m2 and a boiler room.
North Wing:
Ground Floor: Room 54 m2, 27 m2 lounge, a bedroom and 1 bathroom.
On the first floor: Hall 5 m2, Living room of 25 m2, 1 bedroom of 15 m2 and a bathroom of 10 m2, kitchen of 20 m2. Several chimneys.

Annexes: A workshop of 35 m2, a barn of 100 m2.

Pool: 11 X 5 with a sand filtration with local double sanitation and a shower with hot water.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Extra info
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Plot size
    45,000 m²
    Total living area
    900 m²
    Stories / levels
  • Room information

    All bathrooms
  • Special features

    • Swimming pool
    • Workshop
  • Services in the area

    • Airport 3 km
    • School 3 km
    • Supermarket 3 km
    • Train Station 10 km