This charming chateau with the feel of a splendid country house offers a fabulous home in a most delightful part of the Loire Valley.
The interior is charming and in good order throughout, ready to welcome you and your guests. Superb transport links for the UK and France are nearby so it is easy to come and go as you please, or invite and entertain friends and colleagues. Ideally located for Tours and Limoges airports, Access to A20 motorway 10mins drive Viewing most highly recommended.
Exceptional location for this exquisite property, 10mins from all amenities and access to the A20 motorway, 75mins from Limoges Airport.
Approach is made by the sweeping driveway to the Chateau surrounded by formal gardens.
ENTRANCE HALLWAY: 40m², parquet floor, magnificent main staircase, leading to the formal dining room straight on and library to the left, doors to the front and rear terraces. The hallway is in the syle of Henri II, which also contains a reception area for the B&B guests.
FORMAL DINING ROOM: 63m², parquet floor, windows overlooking the rear parkland and french doors leading to the terrace, built in cupboard, Recency marble fireplace.The dining room is furnished from Louis 15th era
LIBRARY: 60.5 m², with original oak parquet floor, double glazed windows overlooking the front parkland and another 2 windows overlooking the rear parkmand. The library is fitted with Louis 13th bookcases, filled with books from the 18th & 19th centuries. It also contains the archives of the family history of the Chateau. A fabulous feature oak fireplace dominates the library.
CHAPEL: With original stone slabbed flooring, 3 stunning stained glass windows, original pews, and various original Silver gothic style crucifix, confessional chamber. A cupboard has various original robes for conducting marriages and books. A door leads to the front courtyard.
DINING ROOM: 45m² With original oak parquet flooring, double aspect double glazed windows and patio door overlooking the parkland. The walls are half panelled oak which surrounds the room. An island can be found to the rear of the room which has storage cupboards etc and is ideal for serving a buffet breakfast, there is also a functional kitchen area with integrated appliances.
KITCHEN: Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, American fridge, window overlooking the side parkland and original oak flooring
CORRIDOR 3.00 m² leading to the guest toilets with washbasin and separate WC, door off giving access to rear 'service' staircase to upper floors and basement
LAUNDRY ROOM: (3.8 x 3.5) with washing machine , tumble dryer, ironing press and linen storage
BEDROOM 1: (4 x 3.5) with original oak flooring, feature marble fireplace, window overlooking the front parkland. Furnished with furniture from Louis 15th.
BEDROOM 2: (5 x 4) Also called the Royal Suite named after Marie Antoinette, original oak flooring, windows overlooking the front parkland, feature marble fireplace, Furnished with Louis 16th furniture , the room also boasts a magnificent venetian crystal chandelier. Just off this room there is a baby's room with space for a cot.
BATHROOM 1: ( 6 x 4) with original tiled floor, windows overlooking the rear parkland, 2 washbasins, WC, Shower cubicle and Claw footed bathtub. There is plenty of storage space available in the original cupboards.
BEDROOM 3: ( 6 x 5) Also called the General De Gaulle Suite, with original oak flooring, feature marble fireplace, windows overlooking the rear parkland. This room is furnished with Louis 15th furniture and also boasts a Milanese Chandelier.
DRESSING ROOM: with storage
BEDROOM 4: (5 x 4) with original flooring, feature marble fireplace and windows overlooking the rear parkland.
BEDROOM 5: (5 x 7 ) Also called the Imperial Suite and furnished with Louis 15th furniture. Original oak flooring, feature marble fireplace, original cupboards for storage and double aspect windows overlooking the parkland.
BATHROOM 2: (5 x 4) A luxurious bathroom with original flooring, feature marble fireplace, double washbasin, large Italian style shower, Jacuzzi bathtub and WC. Window overlooking the side parkland.
SHOWER ROOM: For owners use only with shower, washbasin and WC
Access to rear 'service' staircase to upper floors and basement
LANDING: ( 6.2 x 4.6) with original oak flooring and window overlooking the front parkland.
The second floor is presently split into two family suites.
SUITE ONE: with private entrance furnished with a mix of furniture form the era's of Louis 15th & 16th
BEDROOM 1: (4.5 x 3.5) with original oak flooring, feature fireplace, window overlooking the rear parkland.
LOUNGE: ( 4.5 x 4.5) with original oak flooring, feature marble fireplace, dressing room, window overlooking the rear parkland.
BEDROOM 2: (4.6 x 5.1) with original flooring, window overlooking the front parkland, feature marble fireplace.
BEDROOM 3: ( 3.77 x 4.97) This bedroom has two accesses via bedroom 2 or via the landing area. Original oak flooring, feature marble fireplace and window overlooking the front parkland.
BATHROOM: With shower cubicle, washbasin and WC
SUITE 2: Again with its separate entrance, original oak flooring and storage cupboards.
BEDROOM 1: ( 4 x 6.4) with original oak flooring, window overlooking the rear parkland.
BEDROOM 2: ( 3.4 x 5.1) with original oak flooring, feature marble fireplace, window overlooking the rear parkland.
BEDROOM 3: (3 x 3.7) with original flooring
BATHROOM: ( 1.9 x 3.7) with shower cubicle, claw footed bath, 2 washbsins & WC
BEDROOM 4: ( 3.1 x 3.7) with original oak flooring
SHOWER ROOM: with shower cubicle, washbasin and WC
Access to rear 'service' staircase to lower floors and basement
250.00 m² with entrance hall with door to rear entry, original chateau kitchen several large store rooms, boiler room, wine store, wood store and pantry
SEPARATE WINE CELLAR
4 renovated houses currently with full time tenants.
STABLES: For up to 4 horses
THE PARKLAND comprises of 23 hecatres of parkland, pastureland, woodland and a lake.
THE TURNOVER FOR THE B&B JUST OPEN FRI - MON DURING THE SUMMER IS €50,000 PER ANNUM
TENANCY TURNOVER PER ANNUM IS €36,000
- Property type
- Special class
- Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
- Extra info
- Grounds 20 HA (+)
- Plot size
- 232,222 m²
- Total living area
- 740 m²
- All bathrooms
- Double glazing
- Broadband internet