EXCEPTIONAL Domaine viticole
Location: 10 minutes from the Lezignan-Corbières aerodrome and the Narbonne-Carcassonne-Toulouse motorway exit. A40 minutes from Carcassonne international airport, 80 minutes from Toulouse airport. The property lends itself to the development of agri-oenotourism activities after transformation/reconstruction of the existing buildings and the potential development of huts, yurts, etc. in the vineyards, the garrigue and the lakeside, or even as a place for spiritual retreats.
The property: The main house of approx. 1000 m2 in stone, completely renovated with underfloor heating, new bathrooms, etc., comprising 9 large bedrooms and suites, 4 lounges, kitchen and dining room, reception and office. A small part of the finishing work has to be finished. 3 buildings adjoining the main house need to be rebuilt for habitable space of about 1200 m2. Office Cellar . A 3000 m2 park planted with trees hosts a chapel, a stone amphitheatre, an ornamental pool, a bread oven, an old orange grove and shady alleys. Ideal for receptions, it could be attached to a reception room. The property is located on the south side of Mount Alaric in a natural environment. The lowest point is at an altitude of 80m and the highest at 620m. The environment is reminiscent of Tuscany. The 55 hectares of vines are mainly concentrated around the property, immersed in the 437 hectares of nature. On the foothills of the mountain, they benefit from the benefits of the 2 ha lake (capacity to irrigate 40,000 m3).
Exposure, altitude and natural misting are at the origin of this micro-terroir. In an agro-forestry environment with 100 fruit varieties, 700 olive trees and 200 almond trees, the vines are cultivated according to the principles of biodynamics (certified Demeter culture).
Its range of 5 AOC Languedoc wines will welcome 2 new references in 2019. The estate has 13 grape varieties and produces red, white and rosé wines.
The total surface area is about 437 hectares divided, in rounded figures, as follows: 55 ha of vines (51 ha in AOP and 4 ha in VDP) 35 ha of cultivable fields (vines or cereals) About 2 ha of lake 345 ha of moors, woods, scrublands …
What we think : The estate is really in beautiful surroundings with a Tuscany spirit, it has the qualities of a large property and a complete restoration works on the dwelling, with some finishing works to be finished.