Beautiful 10 Bedroom Castle in Hautefort, Dordogne – Authentic 16th Century Tower

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HAUTEFORT, Dordogne Area, S.W France - Aquitaine,, Hautefort (France)

10 Bedrooms · 5 Bathrooms · 700Floor area




10 Bedrooms

5 Bathrooms



No pool

Not furnished


This extraordinary 10 bedroom castle is situated in the Dordogne area of S.W France - Aquitaine. Boasting over 700 m2 and surrounded by a 16th century tower, it has been lovingly crafted with Renaissance-inspired architecture. Upon approach, the castle overlooks its village from a bridle path through the park. It is set on 15 hectares of land with outbuildings and in very good condition, containing many authentic architectural elements. This property is full of charm and provides an excellent opportunity to own a piece of history.


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