In the ‘Golden Triangle’ of the Tarn, Château D'Amarens is a beautiful residence surrounded by acres of woodland and vineyards so typical of this part of south-western France. You are less than a 10-minute drive from the medieval Bastide Cordes-sur-Ciel perched above the clouds the clouds on a misty day and just half an hour from the UNESCO city of Albi.
Idyllic Luxury in the Golden Triangle of the Tarn.
La Tourette is ideal for families and groups. Sensitively restored and retaining many of its original features with exposed stone, rustic plaster and high beamed ceilings.
Hidden in the stunning Tarn countryside yet easily accessible it offers total privacy with views over looking woodlands and centuries old grape vines.
The Gardens and Grounds.
Restored iron gates welcome you into a walled garden and orchard surrounding the house. Wooden gates take you into the entertainment area over looked by The Roman Watch Tower 'La Tourette'. A large 11mx4m salt water swimming sits discreetly amongst lavenders, olive trees and mediterranean plants. Stone walls divide sunbathing/reading areas and a dining place to cook and eat alfresco under the stars.
On the ground floor. A German bespoke kitchen with a breakfast hall for casual dining is the perfect place for friends to gather for pre dinner drinks. A salon with feature stone fireplace and a dining room over looking the forest. The entrance and hallways connect all the rooms and have exposed stone and rustic plaster interfacing old with new. A restored oak staircase leads up to the first floor.
Five bedrooms, light and airy with views overlooking the forest to the east or west towards grapevines. All have en suite facilities, the master and master guest also have stone baths imported from Italy. Restored wooden floor boards and lazy linen complete the look.