Superb 16th-century mansion Idyllic setting

CH-1731 Ependes FR, Ependes

Price upon request


Of rare beauty, this property is a listed historical building. Standing in a quiet residential area at the heart of the village of Ependes, the sumptuous Château d’Ependes enjoys maximum sunlight and stunning views of the Fribourg countryside.

This home comprises a 420-m² main building (mansion), two spacious 265-m² annexes and an outdoor infinity pool set in 7,548 m² of majestic grounds. Hedges, stone walls and a large variety of trees ensure this property is both charming and private. A garage for four cars and numerous outdoor parking spaces complete this exceptional property.

Ependes is a municipality in the Sarine district of the Canton of Fribourg. It includes the hamlet of Petit Ependes as well as the villages of Sales and Ependes. The village lies 15 minutes from Fribourg city centre and 10 minutes from the motorway. Amenities such as a restaurant, schools, doctor’s surgery, shops and public transport are just a short walk away.


This magnificent residence was built in 1532 on a plot of 7'548 m². It was entirely restored with great taste between 1976, 1978 and 2010.

Works such as renovation of the facades and roof, insulation, painting and installation of solar panels were undertaken in 2010.

The property is in an excellent state of maintenance and enjoys an audio installation on the ground, 1st and 2nd floors of the main building as well as outside and around the swimming pool.

The infinity pool is heated by solar panels and benefits from an annex (kitchen) just a few steps away.

The solar panels were installed in 2010 and the radiators were also replaced in 2010.

Two garages and numerous outdoor parking spaces complete this exceptional property.


- Cellar

Ground floor

- Entrance hall
- Kitchen with courtyard access
- Dining room with wood-burning stove
- Laundry and cloak room
- WC

1st floor

- Living room with fireplace
- Kitchen
- Lounge
- Library dating back to 1711

2nd floor

- Kitchenette
- Two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and dressing rooms
- Corridor with built-in cupboards

3rd floor

- Kitchen
- Three bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms


- Three garages
- Water supply
- 10 outdoor parking spaces
- Vegetable garden
- Greenhouse
- Hen house


Caretaker's house
- Two bedrooms
- Bathroom
- Living/dining room with fireplace
- Kitchen
- Shower room Annexe to caretaker’s house
- Three bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms
- Living room
- Loft
- Laundry room Basement of caretaker’s house
- Workshop
- Equipment room BBQ

- Covered terrace with BBQ
- Outdoor kitchen
- Two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms
- Shower room

Annex rooms
- Outdoor kitchen (pool)
- Solarium
- Sauna
- Pool equipment room
- Storage room for the garden


Number of rooms
Number of bedrooms
Number of bathrooms
Living area
~ 685 m²
Surface of parcel
~ 7548 m²
Built surface
~ 924 m²
~ 2443 cbm
Year of construction
Year of restoration
Heating installation
Heating system
Local tax
0.76 %
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