Majestic castle with panoramic views on the lake, near Nyon

Plot surface
10'000 m2
Price on request


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The majestic castle of Martheray is erected on the heights of the commune of Begnins, and overlooks Lake Geneva and the chain of the Alps, facing the Mont-Blanc. Built in the 15th century, it was enlarged during the 19th century, and fully restored according to the rules of the art in 2015. A meticulous work that has made possible to offer this castle, of more than 2000sqm of living space, modern comfort while preserving the original classicism of its building. The architectural ensemble is splendid and its main building and annexe offer a unique volume. A beautiful driveway lined with centuries-old trees, lead to an interior courtyard, and provide access to the castle and annex, currently converted into staff accommodation. The main building offers majestic reception rooms, and 7 ensuite bedrooms. The ground floor leads to an exceptional remarkable air-conditioned wine cellar offering the possibility of welcoming guests for unforgettable tastings experiences. Next comes a sublime winter garden, a living room, an office, a tack room, a spacious summer kitchen and a
guest lavatory. The first floor comprises a beautiful La Cornue kitchen, three magnificent adjoining living rooms which enjoy panoramic views of the lake, a majestic dining room, an office, as well as guest lavatory. A guest bedroom and a bathroom are located on the mezzanine. The second floor is dedicated to the sleeping area, and is composed of a sublime master suite with views of the lake, a dressing room and a bathroom. Two additional bedrooms with dressing room and en-suite bathroom, one of which has a living room, a fitness area with dressing room and bathroom, a staff bedroom, a kitchenette and a laundry room complete this floor. The extraordinary large attic offers a vast space that can be used as a reception room, as well as a bedroom with kitchenette and shower room. A magnificent park of almost 1 hectare facing Mont-Blanc, gives the property great privacy and a fabulous view of the lake and the mountains. It is undeniably one of the most majestic estates on La Côte.