Beautiful 19th century manor house for sale with views of lake Annecy

Rhône-Alpes, Haute-Savoie

€3,675,000 ID: 144964

Annecy, magnificent and unique property of 350m2 overlooking Lake Annecy. Splendid manor house dating from the early 1800's with sweeping drive and 5000m2 of pasture and woodland offering exceptional views of the lake and town of Annecy.

The property offers 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, a vast reception room leading onto a covered south-west facing balcony and terrace overlooking the grounds.

On the lower ground floor, a wine cellar, pantry and multiple storage rooms and a wellness facility with spa and direct access to the garden and parkland.

This unique manor house is steeped in history. Marie-Joseph "Eugène" Sue, French serial novelist and one of the country's most celebrated writers, resided here until 1857.

Set in a dominant position in Annecy le Vieux within private grounds parkland and pine forest, this magnificent lakeside property has been hailed a historical landmark for decades, with its exceptional views of Annecy's dramatic mountain scenery and medieval city, known as "Little Venice".

Lovingly restored to an exemplary standard of excellence, this exceptional property offers all the comforts of modern living whilst retaining the majority of its original features restored during the renovation.
Set over four floors, the second and top floor offers two master bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a private living room, from which one can admire the magnificent timber structure.

The first floor is dedicated to the main sleeping quarters. Accessed from the original staircase, a bright and spacious corridor leads to a further four bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, of which three face west over Lake Annecy whilst the fourth bedroom is located to the rear of the property in the northern turret.

The ground floor offers a vast living room with oak flooring, wood-burner and the conviviality of an open-plan kitchen and dining area.

Finally, to complete this beautiful residence, on the lower ground floor with direct access to the garden overlooking the grounds, is the laundry room, spacious wine cellar, additional storage rooms and pantry, and spa facilities.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Manor/Mansion/Estate
    Status
    Excellent
    Special class
    Lake/pond view
    Extra info
    Grounds 0-1 HA
    Total living area
    350 m²
    Plot size
    5,000 m²
    Scenery
    Lake/pond
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    6
    All bathrooms
    6
  • Special features

    • Sauna