19th century château for sale on 61 ha with huge lake and houses to renovate Haute Vienne, Limousin

Limousin, Haute-Vienne

€848,000 ID: 135044

A fantastic château with over 61 hectares of land, orchard, woodland and meadows. 8 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, oil central heating and new fosse.

Lake, barns, outbuildings to renovate, old forge, bread oven, less than 5km from St Mathieu with most amenities including a leisure lake.

Very close to the lakes of the Haute Charente, with their beaches, restaurants, bathing and sailing and only 16km from Piegut and its internationally known market. Angouleme is 62km away, with its direct TGV rail links to the UK (via Lille) and Paris. Limoges airport just over half an hour (42km) away, Poitiers, Bordeaux and Bergerac airports are all within striking distance.

Forming a small hamlet on the edge of its huge lake, this property comprises an historic château with 8 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, perigordian tower, exposed beams throughout, oil fired central heating, its own water supply and a new fosse.

The château sits alongside its huge lake, barns, outbuildings and 3 houses to renovate, old forge, bread oven, 61 hectares of land, orchard, woodland & meadows.

A gated long driveway leads to parking in front of the château. The grand Entrance Hall has an ornate tiled floor. To the right of the grand staircase is a Salon with marble fireplace & oak floor.
Doors to a terrace which runs the length of the château giving superb views of the lake, land & woods.

Oak balustrade stairs lead to Bedroom 1. Leading from the Salon is a large formal Dining room with a grand stone and green brick fireplace, oak panelling and doors to the terrace.
Drawing room with dual aspect and again doors to the terrace. To the left of the entrance hall is an enormous Pantry room with tiled floor and small fireplace. Kitchen / Dining room with classic stone fireplace & open fire. The kitchen has fitted wall & base units, good work surfaces, gas & induction hobs, electric oven, 2 separate sinks, island unit with bookcase, pantry & tiled floor.

The grand staircase from the hall leads to a large landing. To the left are three bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom of bath, wc & hand basin. To the right of the landing is a storage room and Bedroom 5 with en-suite bathroom of bath, shower, wc, vanity unit & hand basin. Separate wc.

The staircase continues to the second floor with landing and Bedroom 6 with dual aspect and fireplace. Bathroom with bath, shower & two hand basins. A corridor leads to Bedrooms 7 & 8 and a storage room.

More stairs lead to the Perigordian tower with a Lounge to renovate. Three aspects provide views over the estate.

Outside there is a Hangar Barn, three houses to renovate.
Attached barn to renovate with 4 bedrooms.
Old bread oven, forge, barns & outbuildings.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Special class
    Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
    Extra info
    Grounds 50 HA (+)
    Total living area
    430 m²
    Plot size
    619,889 m²
  • Room information

    All bathrooms
  • Special features

    • Barn
    • Broadband internet
    • Guesthouse