Elegant period property for sale in the busy coastal town of Meze, currently a bed & breakfast establishment with restaurant, offering around 420m² of habitable space with spacious hospitality areas, 5 rental rooms, a 3-bedroom private apartment, a garden of around 400m² and a forecourt with private parking for up to 6 cars.
The stunning façade of this 19th century building is glimpsed through tall wrought iron gates which opens onto a forecourt with parking for guests. The house is on a raised level with a large terrace to the front, which is currently used as outdoor seating for the restaurant. An entrance hall with guest toilet opens on one side onto a spacious and light dining room with glazed doors opening onto the garden. On the other side is a professional kitchen with store rooms and an office.
On the first floor, there are 5 en-suite bedrooms. Three of rooms have private terraces. On the top floor is the owner’s private apartment, which has 3 bedrooms, an open plan living room, and 2 bathrooms.
Outside, the garden is currently cultivated as a kitchen garden. However, it is large enough to take a pool, if desired. The property also possesses a commercial unit of around 40m² with a roof terrace of 100m², which could be converted into a reception/tasting room with roof top terrace.
This impressive property has a good track record and is sold as a business. It offers plenty of possibilities for commercial exploitation or indeed, as a private home in the centre of a popular coastal town, only 30 minutes from Montpellier.
Entrance hall –12m²
Dining room – 63m² with 16m² bar area
Professional Kitchen and storage rooms – 33m²
Office – 25m²
5 en-suite bedrooms between 10m² and 15m²
2 terraces of 5m² and one of 10m²
Hallway – 16m²
Owner’s Private Apartment:
Living room – 19m²
Bedroom 6 – 12m²
Bedroom 7 – 10m²
Bathroom – 3m²
Master bedroom – 49m² (not all head height of 1.8 metres) with bathroom, dressing room and views
Town gas central heating
Reversible air-conditioning x 4
Fully fitted professional kitchen
All furniture in rental rooms to stay
Furniture in dining room to stay (except for a few personal items)
Tax Foncière approx. 5600€p.a
Meze – Thriving coastal town on the Etang du Thau, with a history stretching back to Roman times, notable for its seafood restaurants, oyster and mussels cultivation and vineyards, only 10 minutes to the port city of Sete and 30 minutes from Montpellier and its airport. Well-connected to air, road and rail routes.