Large Château with owner’s apartment on 2.3 ha with pool. Charente

Poitou-Charentes, Charente (16)

€1,672,000 ID: 161753

Extraordinary opportunity to acquire a magnificent 19th-century château nestled in the outskirts of a pretty village in the Charente, currently a highly sought-after premium wedding and luxury exclusive-use rental venue.

Lovingly restored and set within five acres of beautifully manicured grounds with mature trees and a generous 14.5 x 6m walled and heated swimming pool.

Private gates lead through a quaint coachman’s entrance and into the charming central courtyard.

Ground floor
This unusually light and airy château, with huge window areas and elegant high ceilings, demonstrates the chic, urban fusion of new and old to perfection.
One of the six salons, the stone salon (56.5m2), occupies the ground floor of the four-storey crenelated tower.
The white salon (44m2), with its polished herringbone oak floor, is another bright airy room.
A refined dual aspect room, the piano salon (48m2) has exposed beams and a magnificent stone and carved oak fireplace.
Grand double doors lead to the château office/library (15m2). A further set of panelled doors lead to the dual aspect secret salon, (30m2), with open fireplace and large windows looking out to the formal gardens.
The home cinema room (26.5m2) has large south-facing windows, a double door leads to the Billiard Room (30.5m2) with a full-size US slate bed pool table
Two bright lobbies (totalling 47m2) lead to the breath-taking dining hall (118 m2).
The kitchen (90m2) sits next to the dining hall. Equipped and appointed to professional standards.

First floor
The nine bedrooms are all wonderfully chic and completely individual, blending comfort with original features.
A grand triple-aspect suite (45.5m2) occupies the tower's first floor.
A second suite (22.5m2) overlooks the formal gardens.
The third suite (28m2), large, bright and airy, has double French doors to a spacious balcony
The fourth suite (22m2) is dual aspect. The enormous en-suite bathroom (19.5m2) has two large corner baths.
A (29m2) bedroom, an office area
A second (13.5m2) bedroom and an en-suite bathroom (6.5m2)
There are two further bedrooms (30.5m2)/(15m2) and a family bathroom (9m2)
Stairs from the landing leads to the ninth, and largest, master suite (62m2) on the third floor.

Private apartment
The wonderfully chic apartment (168m2) offers an entirely independent living space.
The spacious salon (50m2) features a vaulted ceiling with exposed oak beams.
The well-equipped kitchen (29m2) features gloss black fitted units, black work surfaces.
The dining room (17m2) has a vaulted ceiling, exposed oak beams,
There are five comfortable bedrooms. The fabulous master room (21m2) with views of the central château courtyard has a stunning (9.5m2), artistically tiled en-suite bathroom.
The apartment has a family bathroom (7.5m2)

A detached cottage within the grounds.

Fantastic location, around 20 minutes gets you to the trendy city of Angoulême.

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  • Details

    Property Type
    Category detail
    Commerce category
    Hospitality (All)
    Total living m2
    1,675 m²
    Plot size m2
    23,060 m²
    Grounds HA or legal
    Grounds 1-5 HA
  • Special features

    • Swimming pool
    • Broadband internet
    • Caretaker cottage
    • Guesthouse