Incredible castle fit for Lily James in new Cinderella film costs half the price of the average flat in central London

A stunning castle fit for a princess has gone on sale for half the average price of a flat in central London.

It’s not hard to imagine Lily James’ Cinderella running down the steps of this 13th century castle in the Dordogne, France.

This fairy tale castle is on the market for half the average price of a flat in central London

This fairy tale castle is on the market for half the average price of a flat in central London

But the huge property – complete with 14 bedrooms, the same number of bathrooms and a suit of armour – is on sale for £703,400, just over half the average cost of a flat in Central London.

As well as fortified walls, a Rapunzel-style tower and a swimming pool, the fairytale castle built on a hilltop boasts incredible grounds covering 46 hectares.

The property is a 13th century castle in the Dordogne, France

The property is a 13th century castle in the Dordogne, France

And since being renovated in the 19th century, and then more recently in 2002, the incredible chateau has proved itself a majestic home.

Just 15 minutes from the town of Brives la Gaillarde and two hours from Bordeaux, it’s position in the Périgord Noir means any wannabe prince or princess is close to the Bergerac wine producing region.

The huge property is on sale for £703,400, just over half the average cost of a flat in Central London

The huge property is on sale for £703,400, just over half the average cost of a flat in Central London

And all this comes for just over half the average price of a flat in Central London last year, which according to RightMove data was £1,350,401.

A spokesperson for LuxuryEstate.com, where potential buyers can find out more, said: “This is a lovely 13th century castle.

“It has a big, chateau kitchen, very big sitting rooms with fireplaces and 14 luxurious double bedrooms, each with shower room and toilet.

“It’s a bargain with great potential for extension work.”