Welcome to the exquisite region of Limousin, Creuse, Aubusson, nestled in the heart of France. Here you will find an exceptional 15th-century chateau with a rich history and grandeur unlike any other. Bursting with majestic appeal, this stunning property is well preserved and in an excellent condition.
The chateau fondly known is not merely a house but a significant landmark. Seated in a lavishly-groomed 13-hectare estate, it embodies the elegance and style preserved from medieval French architecture. This impressive residence boasts sumptuous living spaces, including 14 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms.
Two grand round towers grace the corners of the eastern facade, while the western wing stands firm on a projecting square tower. The square tower houses an enchanting spiral staircase weaving upwards for 120 steps, leading to a parapet walk that stretches across all of the walls and defends the three towers.
The chateau spans a generous 1,200 m² of living space spread over 5 stories (plus the attic). Each floor can be accessed either through the spiral staircase or a modern elevator, emphasizing the perfect blend of medieval architecture and contemporary convenience. The property exudes comfort and sophistication and includes features such as:
- Stunning reception rooms
- A formal sitting room
- A well-equipped kitchen
- Dining room
- 7 ensuite bedrooms
- A cinema room designed to accommodate 36 people
- Two independent apartments with a further 5 bedrooms
In the heart of the estate lies a beautiful lake sprawling over approximately 1-hectare, stocked and ready for leisurely fishing. The chateau also comes with its very own helicopter landing pad.
Living in Aubusson, you become a part of a vibrant, thriving community that balances culture, history, and present-day perfectly. Known for its rich vibrant tapestry heritage, Aubusson boasts several workshops and museums dedicated to the art. Additionally, there are various shops, eateries, and markets, offering a taste of the rich French cuisine and lifestyle. Close proximity to schools and healthcare facilities makes it an ideal setting for both families and retirees.
Aubusson resides in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, characterized by a temperate oceanic climate. Warm, pleasant summers and mild winters make outdoor activities enjoyable all year round. The area is also known for its luscious green hills, tranquil rivers and the serene Lake Vassivière, a popular spot for water sports and camping.
Purchasing this chateau isn't just buying a property; it's investing in a slice of French history with a lifestyle that exemplifies class, culture, and tranquility. Picture yourself sipping a glass of French Bordeaux, basking in the warm summer sun of Aubusson, taking in the panoramic views from the top of your very own 15th-century chateau. It's an opportunity to own a piece of paradise. With the unique blend of medieval architecture and modern convenience, this chateau can be your getaway home or a potential venue for hosting events, offering hospitality services, or simply a significant addition to your property portfolio.
Embrace the chance to live the dream, where every day is a fairy tale in the heart of France.
At a price of 5,250,000, the enchanting chateau awaits its new proprietor with open doors and a promise of an extraordinary life in the mesmerizing French countryside. Turn this dream into your reality.
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Welcome to Bergerac, Aquitaine; an idyllic town nestled in the heart of the French countryside. On offer is a timeless chateau, a representation of classic heritage blended seamlessly with modern comfort. Set amidst a sprawling area of 16 acres, this tranquil estate entails lush woods and picturesque meadows to embody the essence of natural beauty.
The centrepiece of this estate is the manor, boasting nine sophisticatedly designed spacious bedrooms, basking in the glow of heritage architecture combined with a vibe of contemporary elegance. Besides the main residence, there is also a charming guest house which, despite requiring some renovation, is overflowing with potential to be transformed into an exquisite addition to this grand estate.
Amidst the calming rural landscape, the chateau enjoys its position, surrounded by versatile outbuildings and attractive, open stables. The delightful aura of the surroundings and the potential versatility of these structures offer an open canvas for creativity and imagination.
Housing an ample number of reception rooms and intimate lounges, the manor is perfect for entertaining or simply savouring a quiet, peaceful afternoon. These spaces are conducive for comfortable family bonding, social gatherings, or even running a thriving touristic accommodation. Simply put, this manor is a hub of relaxation and joy, designed with an underlying philosophy of embracing nature.
A key feature of this manor includes:
- Nine spacious bedrooms
- One bathroom
- An interior size encompassing 660m2
Assuring a pleasant and refreshing weather throughout the year, Bergerac, Aquitaine is located in the southwest region of France. The climate here leans towards the temperate side, with cool winters and warm summers. The generous spread of vineyards just adds to the charm of the town.
Living in Bergerac comes with the luxury of enjoying the rich and historic culture, vibrant marketplaces, and world-class gastronomy. A mere few minutes from this manor takes you to downtown Bergerac, alive with bustling markets, cafes, boutiques, and a vibrant cultural scene. Anticipate the splendid view of the Dordogne river and relish the local delicacies from the comfort of riverside restaurants.
Moreover, owning a chateau in Bergerac means immersing yourself in a realm of graceful living. Known for their timeless beauty and heritage, chateaux are symbols of grandeur, reflecting the nobility and elegance of their residents. French chateaus are a unique blend of architectural marvels with a touch of rustic charm. As an owner of a chateau, you uplift your lifestyle and experience living that is beautifully interweaved with history, culture, and nature.
In conclusion, this tastefully designed chateau, rich in heritage and set in the heart of nature, is ideal for those who aspire to lead a life of elegance. A fixer-upper guest house adds an exciting opportunity to modify, design and enhance the property according to your envisioning – the perfect abode for connoisseurs of fine living. For the price of 857850, this timeless work of art, full of potential, can be your next home or investment. Embrace the charm of the French countryside as you immerse yourself in a serene lifestyle and prosperous investment opportunity with this property.
Get ready to indulge in an idyllic lifestyle as you become the owner of this carefully preserved piece of heritage. Welcome to a new chapter of serene living and pride in owning a part of classic French architecture.
Welcome to Languedoc-Roussillon, Carcassonne in beautiful France. A destination that brings together vibrant history and idyllic pastoral landscapes. Nestled in this breathtaking location, is a mesmeric 10th century Benedictine monastery turned chateau spanning a sprawling 1779m² and priced at €2,600,000.
Step into this charming abode and be transported straight into the pages of history combined with the comfort of the 21st-century. The chateau, cocooned by antique trees, stands in an elevated position overseeing one of France's most picturesque villages, offering a life of tranquility and grandeur.
Although this property dates back to a bygone era, it exudes a glow of brightness and luxury. The design influences of the medieval era are evident in the cloistered layout, lofty vaulted ceilings and arch-stone windows that drench the property in a wealth of natural light. This light is magnified by worn flagstones, expansive stone staircases, decorated walls, and plastered ceilings.
- 19 grand bedrooms.
- 3 dining rooms
- 7 reception rooms
- Multiple kitchen areas
- 2 self-contained apartments
- Medieval galleries
- Private library
Each of the 19 spacious bedrooms is an ode to the 18th century, with beautifully crafted canvas walls, exquisite artwork, and individual layouts elegantly incorporating the architectural advantages of the property.
Let's step outside, where the medieval charm extends to the beautifully landscaped gardens that mirror the cloisters and serve as a sanctuary for private contemplation. A large pool is nestled amidst towering, ancient trees that have stood the test of time, being impeccably maintained over the centuries.
Delightfully placed at the chateau's entrance is a separate gatehouse. Its modern feel contrasts with and yet complements the medieval castle walls and open fireplaces. A private garden overlooking the old ramparts serves as a historian's paradise or a romantic's dream.
Living in Carcassonne:
Carcassonne is a place where rustic charm meets modern conveniences. Home to the famed UNESCO World Heritage citadel, this city offers a stimulating blend of history, culture, and entertainment. Enjoy gastronomic delights at one of the many Michelin-starred restaurants, indulge in a fantastic shopping experience, and take in the city's vibrant arts scene. The excellent local schools, healthcare facilities, and infrastructure making it an ideal residential choice.
The city is awash with beauty all year round. It experiences a Mediterranean climate, with hot summers and cool winters and an abundance of sunshine, accentuating the city's natural and architectural beauty. Savor the wine harvested from vineyards spread across the city and enjoy the picturesque Canal du Midi as part of your everyday life.
A life in this chateau is more than just a residence; it's a lifestyle that encapsulates uniqueness, history, and luxury. The opportunity to own such a property is rare and invaluable, making it ideal for individuals searching for an exceptional place to call home. Please contact us today to experience this wondrous property and appreciate its unique magnificence.
Welcome to Saint-Laurent-les-Tours, a charming town nestled in the French region of Midi-Pyrenees, in the heart of Lot, within the quaint commune of Saint-Céré. Here, you'll discover a historical gem laden with charisma and charm - a 4-bedroom chateau, steeped in centuries of history dating back to the 12th century. This property is a blend of the old world allure and contemporary comforts, tastefully renovated to meet your modern living desires.
The chateau spans approximately 360m² of living space across its three grand levels. Each level is served by a splendid spiral stone staircase, a stunning architectural feature that certainly heightens the property's historical character.
Here are the property features:
• 4 spacious bedrooms
• 2 large bathrooms, one featuring a sauna
• Fully-equipped dining kitchen
• Impressive living room with a classic fireplace
• 2 office spaces
• Second TV lounge
• A laundry room
• Expansive attic with potential for additional living space
• A living room boasting over 70 m², with impressive ceiling heights that add to the grandeur.
Additional property amenities include a large basement housing a wine cellar and a boiler room equipped with a heat pump system (3 units). You can never discount the benefit of a wine cellar in the heart of France, the global epicenter of world-class viticulture. The basement leads you directly to a beautiful walled garden that features an independent barn boasting a summer kitchen and a double garage with a second floor, offering potential to be made into a space perfect for an apartment or games room.
Priced at €689,000, this architectural masterpiece is more than just bricks, stones, and mortar. It has a soul nourished by centuries of stories and a great potential for you to add chapters of your own.
The town of Saint-Laurent-les-Tours has a rich history that’s beautifully woven into the cultural fabric of Midi-Pyrenees. With an agreeable climate that is mild most of the year, residents enjoy comfortable living conditions. Here, you get to experience a taste of genuine French living in a serene and peaceful cityscape with remarkable sights like the Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux and the Jean Lurcat Museum, all reached conveniently by foot.
Being situated in a town, all necessary shops and amenities are only a short stroll away. This makes day-to-day living in your historical chateau incredibly convenient.
As with homes that have stood the test of time, maintenance and upgrades to keep up with modern living standards might be required. However, it's definitely worth the effort since your dwelling is a piece of history. Hence, whether your plan is to create a family mansion, a luxury guest house, or a charming cottage, it's certainly achievable in this majestic setting.
Indeed, a living here feels nothing short of regal. This chateau presents a wonderful opportunity to not only experience living in a historic French chateau but also enjoy the unrivaled charm and tranquillity of this enchanting region. Yet remember, this is not only a property, but it’s also a passport to a luxurious and relaxed lifestyle, promising a valuable life project that enables you to carve out a niche in the heart of France.
Set amidst the rustic beauty of the Midi-Pyrenees in the Lot region of France is this captivating chateau. This small haven of tranquillity in the humble village of Livernon offers everything you need for a relaxed and peaceful lifestyle. This well-crafted three-bedroom chateau located in a land of 77 square meters invites you to an exceptional good life for your overseas living experience. Yours for the taking at an asking price of 304,000 euros.
Placed on a sprawling plot of 2830 square meters, the château's beautifully renovated exterior exudes an undeniable character and charm. The building's rustic architecture is available in harmony with its serene surroundings, creating a picture-perfect scene for prospective homeowners looking for a retreat away from the bustle of city life.
The interior of the chateau is just as impressive. It has been thoughtfully renovated to retain all its original charm and is every bit as luxurious inside. The spacious ground floor features a large living room that comprises a dining area and an open kitchen. It also houses a travertine floor and a striking open fireplace enhancing the room's warmth and homely ambiance.
The chateau's features are:
- Sizeable living room with dining area and open kitchen
- Open fireplace
- Travertine floor and joined stone walls
- Three spacious bedrooms
- A bathroom with a walk-in shower
- Two large cellars in the basement
- A cistern
Living in Livernon means residing in a quaint village filled with narrow lanes, rustic stone walls, and ancient oaks. Here, you'll see picturesque views around the clock thanks to the chateau's strategic location. Living in this region means you're never too far away from friendly locals, restaurants offering delectable local cuisine, cafes, and fresh markets.
The advantages of living within the Midi-Pyrenees region extend further. You have easy access to the rugged natural surroundings and a host of outdoor activities like hiking, cycling, and exploring hidden caves. This rural community is amiable and welcoming, assured to make your relocation a comfortable and enjoyable experience.
The climate in Livernon is typically continental, marked by warm and pleasant summers and mild winters, offering you the chance to enjoy outdoor activities all year round. A light, occasional drizzle is part of the experience, adding a touch of magic to the already dreamy French countryside.
As for the chateau life, it speaks of heritage, and history seeped with grandeur. It lends an unmatched rustic charm and evokes a sense of ancient, medieval history. Imagine mornings sipping coffee in your garden, overlooking the verdant landscape or warm, cosy evenings by the fireplace. It's the perfect combination of historic charm, rustic ambiance, along with contemporary comfort and amenities that make living in a chateau a unique and rewarding experience.
The chateau is in good condition that serves as a perfect canvas for homeowners looking to infuse their personal style and improvements. This well-preserved structure presents an excellent opportunity for those willing to embrace the chateau lifestyle while still providing scope for some light fixing-up and personalized touches.
Concluding, this charming chateau in Livernon boasts of peace, serenity, comfort, and a dash of French rustic elegance. It is more than just a property; it's a lifestyle awaiting you.
Introducing an incredibly captivating and beautifully-restored chateau located in the charming region of Poitou-Charentes, Deux-Sèvres, Niort, France. Enjoy the splendour of living within its historic walls, which all set amidst magnificent gardens and parklands adorned with majestic 200-year-old cedar trees. Revel in the unspoiled views across the rolling countryside of the tranquil Gâtine.
This chateau harbours an intriguing past with vivid imprints from different eras. The original chateau, with its round, western tower, dates back as far as the 14th century. However, significant transformations have manifested over time. The late 16th century beheld the addition of a second, eastern wing. Two square towers were also added in the 17th century, of which only one, the eastern tower, stands today. The round 14th-century tower, initially designed with fortified battlements, later adopted an elegant, hand-carved stone balustrade.
A closer look at the property's decorative details further reveals extensive influences predominantly from the 18th-century enlightenment. The period brought about window enlargements, including those in the grand Louis XIII salon. Here, double-aspect windows allow light to bath the room, casting a glow on the exquisite period details. The latter part of the century saw the addition of the Mansard roof which conveniently rose the height of the second-floor rooms allowing larger window installations. Over time, these rooms served as servants' quarters.
The chateau’s outbuildings hold their own significant charm. The neo-classical stable block and the barn, manifesting an evocative chapel-like facade, suggest a design that prizes aesthetics as much as functionality.
Over the last three years, a considerable effort has been made to restore, refit, and redecorate the entire chateau. The result is a tasteful blend of authenticity and detail-oriented design crafted to create a truly stunning living environment.
The remarkable home spans over 600m2 of comfortable living accommodation that harmoniously balances to between intimate retreats and grand, welcoming spaces, like the Louis XIII salon.
A walkthrough of the space reveals:
• A large country-style kitchen boasting a beautiful flagstone floor and an impressive original fireplace
• A practical utility room
• A dedicated laundry room
• A cozy sitting room
• An elegant dining room
• The grand Louis XIII salon
• A secondary sitting room
• A luxurious master suite, comprising a spacious bedroom, ensuite, dressing room and private living room/study
• An additional bedroom endowed with its personal ensuite bathroom.
• A charming bedroom suite with access to a roof terrace, dressing room and ensuite bathroom
• Two additional bedrooms
• One shower room
• A Separate WC
• An attic room
The eastern square tower currently serves as a guest suite offering separate access, a tiny living room, a small kitchenette, two bedrooms, and two shower rooms. The property also boasts substantial vaulted cellars, presenting further opportunities for space customization.
A word about the location, Niort is a vibrant city in western France known for its historic sites, vibrant shopping districts, and gourmet restaurants. The area's climate is mild and temperate, with an Atlantic influence, so expect relatively mild winters and warm, modestly humid summers.
In essence, living in this chateau is an extraordinary experience. Nestled in the tranquility of Niort, it presents an opportunity to live in a place where history and comfort merge in an amazing architectural masterpiece. Embrace a new lifestyle in a captivating region of France renowned for its delightful landscape, rich history, and welcoming communities! With an asking price of 1399000, it's set to welcome its newest custodian into the folds of its rich history.
Presenting an impressive chateau nestled in the serene locale of Limousin, Creuse, Bourganeuf, France. This Maison de Maître is situated on a sprawling 9 acres domain, offering a unique blend of country charm and timeless elegance. Ideally suited for a large family who values solitude and space for individual growth or for the astute investor who is seeking a potential business prospect for holiday rentals, this grand chateau provides a myriad of opportunities.
As you approach the chateau, you're greeted by stone pillars and wrought iron gates leading into the expansive grounds. Past the gates, you enter a verdant parkland adorned with stately tree-lined avenues and an inviting fountain decoration, which truly sets the mood for what lies within the chateau.
The mansion has grandeur spread across three spacious floors. The ground floor houses a fully fitted kitchen with attached dining area. This space is given a touch of classic elegance with an open fireplace and an indoor BBQ. Nearby, you can expect to find a formal dining room, ideal for those family gatherings or dinner parties and a cozy lounge that boasts granite fireplaces, truly showcasing the character of the place.
The remaining space on this level includes a quiet office space, ideal for working from home. It provides the perfect setting to work in the peace and tranquility of the countryside. The allure of the house carries through to the upper floors with six generous bedrooms, and two well-appointed bathrooms, and a large attic offering ample storage should it be required.
Equipped with oil-fired central heating, the property retains its rustic charm while ensuring your comfort throughout the colder months. The authentic architectural details like herringbone parquet flooring, exposed stone walls, oak beams, an artisan staircase, and a beautifully original tiled entrance hall all add to the chateau's special charm and warm ambiance.
Other structures within the premises include an outdoor covered dining area to enjoy alfresco meals, an intriguing walled garden to explore, and an outbuilding serving as a garage/workshop plus wood-store.
- Fully-fitted kitchen
- Formal Dining Room
- Office Space
- Covered Outdoor Dining Area
- Majestic Fountain
- Walled Garden
- Six Bedrooms
- Two Bathrooms
- Expansive Grounds
- Exposed Stone Walls
- Fireplace in Kitchen
- Oak Beams
- Herringbone Parquet Flooring
- Artisan Staircase
- Original Tiled Entrance Hall
- Indoor BBQ
- Central Heating
Limousin, Creuse, Bourganeuf is a town steeped in rich history and known for its undulating landscapes and picturesque vistas. Living here presents a unique opportunity to enjoy the serenity of a countryside locale while just a drive away from bustling city amenities. Life in a chateau in this region delivers a regal experience intermixed with practical, everyday living. The tempered climate with mild summers and cool winters guarantees pleasant living conditions throughout the year.
The sought-after location combined with the chateau's aesthetic appeal and character, ability to envelop you in its charms and the potential to transform it into an income-generating property makes this a truly stand-out opportunity to own a piece of French history. This can be yours for €477.000. Make your dreams come true today at Limousin, Creuse, Bourganeuf, France.
Welcome to this stunning 19th-century Chateau, envisioned and restored to its original glory for an authentic timeless elegance. Presenting nine bedrooms and seven bathrooms, the property rests in the tranquil heart of Poitou-Charentes, Deux-Sèvres, Niort, France.
Set amidst a little over 6 hectares of sumptuous parkland, the chateau offers an idyllic escape. It overlooks riveting landscapes of lush valleys, private wooden trails, a serene lake, and private riverbanks that invite you for a leisurely stroll or a morning jog. Private solitude is the way of life, harmoniously blending with the raw beauty of Mother Nature.
A notable attraction of the chateau is its coach house spanning about 160m², amplified with a charming three-bedroom cottage with a private sauna. The estate also comprises a substantial workshop, a garage, and an additional partially constructed house awaiting your finishing touches for a bespoke living experience (subject to necessary permissions).
Complementing the architectural finesse of the estate is a state-of-the-art swimming pool complex nestled between the chateau and the outbuildings. Sure to wrap you in extensive luxury, the complex includes a heated 12m x 6m saltwater pool with an electric cover under a sliding roof and luxuriant amenities such as Sauna, Hot Tub, changing rooms, handy shower & toilet facilities, and terraces bestowing delightful valley views.
Elevate your mindfulness practice in the tranquil setting of a beautifully restored private Romanesque chapel, located within the grounds.
Offering just under 600m² of living space spread across five floors, this capacious chateau offers an authentic French living experience.
- Basement with traditional kitchen, billiard room, vaulted cellar & utility room.
- Majestic entrance hall with open fireplace
- Living room with fireplace leading to a south-facing terrace
- Ornate dining room leading to the terrace
- Office space, and a WC
- Four ensuite bedrooms
- Two-bedroom apartment with a private sitting room and bathroom
- Additional living room and laundry room
- Tower room configured as a playroom/bedroom
- Fourth floor renovated room
Niort is brimming with culture, offering a unique combination of historical heritage, natural beauty, and modern amenities. The city climate offers warm summers and mild winters, making it an ideal location for outdoor activities and exploration. The city is dynamic and vibrant, frequently bustling with events and festivals. From vibrant local markets to charming antique shops, hip cafes, and classic bistros, there is something for everyone.
Notwithstanding the tranquil setting, the chateau enjoys superior connectivity making it an appealing choice for overseas buyers. It is a stone's throw away from the thriving city of Niort, just under an hour from La Rochelle, 30 minutes from Poitiers with its international Airport and only an hour and 20 minutes TGV connection to Paris. The property price stands at 1,365,000 Euros.
To live in this chateau is to embrace a lifestyle that perfectly blend luxury, serenity and a touch of antiquity. Brought to life in the 19th Century and restored beautifully in 2015, this chateau is much more than a structure; it's a testament to timeless elegance and architectural marvel, waiting to tell its tale to the discerning homeowner. Yes, living in a chateau is charmingly different, it's about sprawling spaces, grandeur, and an innately elegant lifestyle - all embodied in this architectural gem. Come, experience the magic of French royal living for yourself.
Welcome to the regal Manor of Fontainebleau, an 18th-century haven offering enviable tranquility. This incredibly rare find resides within a charismatic village just a five-minute drive from the historic art village, Barbizon. Its charm extends to a realm that offers multiple experiences, exudes serenity and showcases superior craftsmanship, all maintaining its distinctive ambience.
Wander inside, and you will find six suites, each carrying a unique theme - from Louis XVI to Art Deco to Empire. The rooms provide an array of atmospheres, which bring peace to their dwellers. An outstanding feature of this property is its construction. Built using stones repurposed from the famous Château de Fontainebleau, this home delivers unrivalled charm and durability.
The property holds an area of 311m², an ample space for a family. Outdoors, there is a stunningly landscaped garden that spans approximately 4500m² - a perfect setting for communion with nature or a peaceful afternoon read. You can feel the serenity present in every corner of this property, contributing to an overall rejuvenating atmosphere.
As you step further into the property, a surprising treat awaits – a splendid 12m x 5m heated swimming pool. It's beautifully finished and maintained, promising hours of relaxation and fun. Additionally, a completely renovated cottage adds a dash of versatility to the property. Use it to host guests or as a private retreat; the choice is completely up to you!
- Antique 18th-century Manor
- Six bedrooms with distinct themes
- One bathroom
- Constructed with stones from Château de Fontainebleau
- Landscaped garden
- Heated swimming pool
- A renovated guest cottage
Living in Fontainebleau, surrounded by this historic charm, also offers a variety of benefits brought by its location. A short 10-minute drive will take you to the A6, while central Paris is reachable within just 40 km. If you prefer rail journeys, the property is ten minutes from the nearest train station and a half-hour from Gare de Lyon. The ease of access to these hubs ensures business travel, commuting, and spontaneous trips to the city center are never an issue.
The charming village of Barbizon nearby, celebrated as an artists' village, provides ample opportunities to soak in the local culture. You will adore exploring its cobbled streets lined with galleries and restaurants, while you immerse yourself in the robust art scene.
Living in France and particularly in Fontainebleau implies an enjoyable climate. It boasts mild winters and pleasantly warm summers, with little extremities, conducive to outdoor activities all year round. This region is truly a gratifying place for both natives and newcomers looking for the French way of life, combining culture, history, and urban convenience with the peace of the countryside.
In conclusion, the Fontainebleau Manor is not just a property; it's a lifestyle. It's perfect for those seeking a tranquil retreat that embodies storied history, architectural beauty, and essential modern amenities priced at €1,590,000. This haven of peace awaits for you to make it your home! Create lasting memories and enjoy a truly once-in-a-lifetime living experience in this charming Manor in Fontainebleau.
An outstanding investment opportunity awaits in the Midi-Pyrénées, tucked away in the picture-perfect town of Cordes-sur-Ciel, with enchanting views that overlook the verdant countryside of southwestern France. This offering includes a historic 8-bedroom château rendered in the traditional Architectural style, enveloping you with an old world charm that is distinctly European and timelessly elegant.
Step inside the storybook-like château nestled into the picturesque landscape of Cordes-sur-Ciel, a renowned medieval town that is often hailed as "the city in the sky" due to its breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. The property is a tapestry of tranquillity, romance, and opportunities, complete with an assortment of three houses, one of which features a majestic medieval tower with an intricate stone spiral staircase.
The residence stretches across an impressive 413m2 habitable space and features eight generously proportioned bedrooms. These personal spaces offer a tranquil retreat that is further accentuated by the comfort and convenience of two shower rooms and four bathrooms. A separate WC ensures functional privacy for occupants.
A distinct attribute of this château is its extensive and impressively landscaped garden. The lush greenery that envelops the property spans over 4,359m2 and invites residents to bask in the authentic, serene ambiance. The outdoor haven showcases France's exquisite flora and is blessed with southwest exposure, ensuring dreamy sunsets are a daily spectacle.
The grounds also harbour a pristine saltwater swimming pool, recently refurbished in 2021. This swimming pool measures a generous 11m x 6m and offers welcome respite during hot summer days, allowing residents and visitors alike to cool down in style.
- An 11m x 6m saltwater swimming pool (refurbished in 2021)
- Three separate buildings
- An immense garden space of 4,359m2
- Southwest exposure
- 8 bedrooms
- 2 shower rooms
- 4 bathrooms and a separate WC
- Ample habitable space of 413m2
Living in the regal town of Cordes-sur-Ciel is a unique experience. With mild winters and warm, sunny summers, the climate is agreeable year-round, offering a delightful balance for those who prefer a temperate climate.
Life in Cordes-sur-Ciel offers something for everyone. Retaining an old-world ambiance with its cobblestone streets and centuries-old architecture, the town also hosts modern amenities such as boutiques, cafes, and an active arts scene. Proximity to Toulouse offers convenient access to numerous entertainment options, and being in the heart of the Midi-Pyrénées region, access to wineries, nature walks, and cultural sites are aplenty.
Living in a château comes with unrivaled benefits. It presents an opportunity to immersively experience the region's rich history and curated elegance. Impeccable design, spacious rooms, and the comfort of modern amenities, sets the setting for a lifestyle that is both luxurious and comfortable. Imagine living out your dreams in a property that fuses history, charm, and convenience.
Listed at € 550,000, this property offers an incredible investment opportunity by way of an established gîte rental business that has been thriving since 2006. Embrace the timelessness of French château living, coupled with thriving financial potential in the heart of the Midi-Pyrénées.
Presenting an enchanting riverside chateau in the heart of France, in the serene town of Prayssac, Midi-Pyrénées- a haven of tranquility, culture, and French countryside charm. This chateau, a quintessentially French property, exudes a unique blend of rustic charm and grandeur.
With an extensive 435 square meter layout, this riverside chateau boasts five spacious bedrooms and four bathrooms. This is an exclusive chance to embrace the graceful ambiance of a historic chateau, with plenty of space to renovate and remodel to your personal style and taste.
As we enter the chateau, we are greeted with a grand central staircase that reveals an expansive terrace with glorious views of the river, the perfect spot for sunny breakfasts or tranquil evenings enjoying the sunset. The ground floor welcomes you with a large entrance hall, a separate toilet, and a lustrous office space, perfect for handling your overseas work affairs.
The open plan living area, a prime example of seamless architecture and comfort, features a cozy central fireplace offering a soothing space for family rendezvous'. The open plan kitchen alongside the living room overlooks the stunning views of the river and leads out to the grandeur of a heated saltwater pool.
A commodious bedroom with an attached shower room is situated on the first floor, along with another attached bedroom in the regal tower of the chateau. Here, you'll also find two idyllic spaces that have been repurposed into bedrooms, demonstrating the property's malleability to the dweller's needs. As you descend the stone staircase, the former chapel-turned-bedroom intrigues with its unique character and an attached third bathroom, a testament to the chateau's enigmatic past.
A peek into the basement reveals a vast vaulted room, a potential entertainment or game room that could cater to guests' enjoyment. Utility spaces in the form of a garage, a laundry room, and a sprawling pool house grace this level, providing the necessary amenities for blissful living.
Adding to the charm of the property is an independent gatekeeper's cottage with two additional bedrooms located across the pool. A private tennis court along the pathway further highlights the recreational offerings of this haven.
Nestled besides the tranquil waters of the River Lot, the location of this property is nothing short of fantastical. Imagine a life embraced by the soft melody of flowing water, the warmth of a cozy fireplace, and the ever-changing canvas of stunning landscape views that envelop this chateau. The ambiance it offers is the perfect escape from the bustling pace of city life.
Residing in Prayssac brings within your grasp the heart and soul of the Midi-Pyrénées region. With its mild climate gracing the region with warm summers and cool winters, living here is essentially experiencing four comfortable seasons perfect for outdoor activities.
Living in this chateau in Prayssac offers access to the town's charming markets, vineyards offering exquisite Cahors wines, and numerous active lifestyle opportunities like kayaking, hiking, and horseback riding. The location of the property also allows for quick excursions to larger nearby cities, such as Toulouse, allowing you to experience the rich historic and cultural tapestry of France.
On offer for the price of 1,497,600 Euros, this chateau promises a rare opportunity to own a slice of French history, to bathe in the majesty of tranquil living, and to create lasting memories.
- 5 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- Spacious Living Area with Central Fireplace
- Open Plan Kitchen
- Heated Saltwater Pool
- Laundry Room
- Pool House
- Independent Gatekeeper Cottage
- Private Tennis Court
- Central Fireplace
- Separate Office Space
- Vaulted Game Room
- Tennis Court
- Heated Saltwater Pool
- Scenic Riverside Location
- Proximity to Village of Prayssac.
Welcome to a world of authentic, rustic luxury! Tucked in the heart of Néons-sur-Creuse in Centre, Indre, France, nestles an enchanting 16-bedroom château that offers both stately living and rewarding potential for economic enterprises. Spread over an area of 630 square meters in a regional park of Brenne, this 15th-century architectural masterpiece is steeped in a pristine landscape of over 8 hectares of meticulously curated gardens.
Bathed in serenity, Néons-sur-Creuse is a charming municipality in the Indre department in central France, known for its tranquility and slow-paced life. The charm of this place is undoubtedly its countryside lifestyle, local markets, and a sense of community. For the lovers of outdoors, Brenne regional park offers beautiful scenic routes for biking, hiking and bird watching. Acknowledged as one of the best culinary regions, it is indeed a locale that cherishes and celebrates the fine taste.
The region experiences mild temperatures and a temperate climate that makes it an ideal place for year-round living. Imagine those glorious summer afternoons by the pool, pleasant autumns embracing the tranquility of the region, cozy winters spent by the fireplace, and charming springs bursting with life and colors – such is the delight of this place!
The château encapsulates a celebration of grandeur and homeliness. The ground floor lavishly hosts two remarkable living rooms, a large open-plan kitchen and dining area, giving plenty of room for family gatherings and glorious festivities. For the ardent reader, libraries inspire intellectual pursuits, a retreat of serene solitude amid the grandeur.
Ascending to the first floor, you find six bedrooms that spell regality at each corner (five furnished with ensuite facilities), with an additional two bedrooms and an expansive attic situated on the second floor. Bathroom facilities are nothing short of the dimension of luxury provided throughout the château – a total of thirteen, eliminating the hassle of waiting.
In the exterior wonderland, a privately enclosed 15 x 7m heated saltwater pool awaits to refresh you, complete with outdoor lighting for evening swims and a jacuzzi for relaxing hydrotherapy sessions. An annex building comfortably houses the saltwater filtration unit, along with amenities including a changing room, kitchenette, and toilets.
The property further accommodates three separate gîtes (French for cottages), each with its individual charm and private gardens, catering to different group sizes and ideal for renting out. The first gîte comfortably sleeps eight, the second caters to six, and the third welcomes two – all equipped with comfortable living and dining quarters, bedrooms and bathrooms. An adorable miniature house makes for a delightful Wendy house for children, adding whimsy to belle vie!
Among the estate's key amenities are:
- A heated saltwater pool
- Multiple living areas
- Open-plan kitchen and dining area
- Gîtes for rental opportunities
- Private gardens
- A charming miniature Wendy house
- Location: Centre, Indre, Néons-sur-Creuse, France
- Bedrooms: 16
- Bathrooms: 13
- Area: 630 square meters
- Price: 1,990,000
- Château condition: Good
Living in a château introduces you to an exclusive lifestyle of grandeur, historical energy, tranquility, and remarkable luxury. It is experiencing time-honored architectural beauty co-existing with modern comforts. This château is more than just a property; it's an integral part of French heritage and an opportunity to own a piece of history.
This gem, diverse yet unified in its aura, invites one to live large and dream big. Whether you wish to take up château living or explore productive ventures such as events, seminars, concerts, or gîte rentals, this monument to elegant rural living is your canvas. Where culture meets comfort and history intertwines with the present – welcome to your dream château in Néons-sur-Creuse.
Welcome to the splendour and grace of a 6-bedroom detached Chateau that resides peacefully in Midi-Pyrénées, Tarn-et-Garonne, Montauban, France. Enshrouded in natural beauty, this remarkable French chateau promises satisfying comfort and solitude within its stone-built edifice, complemented by an enthralling countryside setting. The sale price stands at a reasonable €2,950,000 for a truly unique property.
The appealingly integrated tower adds an extraordinary charm to this good conditioned chateau that stands tall over three levels. On the ground floor, visitors are welcomed by a large, warm reception room, complete with a cozy fireplace. Further exploration reveals a spacious independent kitchen, also featuring a fireplace, presenting perfect opportunities for enjoyable meal preparations. A dining room, equipped with a large table and a snooker table, extends a hospitable setting for leisurely meals or engrossing games. The ground floor also features a comfortable office and a den for personal relaxation or work needs.
Moving on to the first floor, four charming bedrooms, each equipped with a fully-functioning bathroom, offer a luxurious retreat. The highlight remains the master suite, a regal haven equipped for complete rest and rejuvenation. The basement level adds a convenient laundry room to this highly desirable chateau.
In addition to the main chateau, the property also includes a lovely 2-bedroom millhouse and an additional house that awaits completion of renovations, perfect for DIY enthusiasts or prospective landlords.
This Chateau is nestled within a lush sprawling green expanse of over 18 acres, featuring serene terraces, large wooded park, a private swimming pool, and a tennis court for outdoor recreation. For interested buyers, part of the property's elegant furniture could be included in the sale.
Living in this astounding chateau captures the essence of an idyllic French countryside existence, surrounded by the captivating landscape of Tarn-et-Garonne. The domain is favourably situated given its accessibility to the international airport at Toulouse (1h30) and the A20 motorway (1h).
Immerse yourself in the rich culture of the stunning medieval city of Cahors, just a 30-minute drive away. Listed as a World Heritage spot by UNESCO, Cahors is renowned as a city of art and history with the enchanting Valentré bridge. Equally intriguing is Saint-Laurent-Lolmie, a well-situated village lying a brief 10-minute journey away from the medieval Lauzerte, an essential tourist stopover since the 12th century.
Delight in the mild Mediterranean climate of Tarn-et-Garonne, basking in the warm summers and pleasantly tender winters. A land of sunflower fields, vineyards, and sleepy villages, Midi-Pyrénées paints a picturesque canvas, providing an enchanting way of life, bonded with nature.
- 6 large bedrooms
- 5 fully equipped bathrooms
- Spacious independent kitchen
- Large reception room with a fireplace
- Dining room with a snooker table
- Office and den
- Laundry room in the basement
- 2-bedroom millhouse
- Additional house for renovation
- Land of over 18 acres including, terraces, wooded park, swimming pool and tennis court.
With its heritage aesthetic, spacious interiors, stunning lands, and potential for additional renovation projects, this French chateau embodies a perfect union of history and modern comfort.
- Proximity to the international airport at Toulouse (1h30)
- Accessible to the A20 motorway (1h)
- Near to Cahors, a city of art, history, and UNESCO heritage site
- 10 minutes from the medieval village of Lauzerte
- Within the reach of Saint-Laurent-Lolmie village
- Surrounded by a stunning countryside
If you're enticed by the promises of this beautifully located chateau, feel free to register your interest for more detailed information. Immerse yourself in the charm of Midi-Pyrénées, enjoy the simple French life and become the proud inhabitant of a memorable chateau. Savour the possibility of a dream realized.
Introducing an enchanting 19th-century chateau nestled in the heart of the Perigord Vert in Excideuil, Aquitaine, France. With a rich history dating back to over 150 years of the same family stewardship, this estate resonates with a timeless charm and grandeur. The recently refurbished estate showcases the very finest local craftsmanship and quality fittings while prudently retaining its classic allure.
The 440 square meter chateau building welcomes you with its generously proportioned reception hall, leading you to a modern, fully-equipped kitchen that emphasizes functionality while retaining its original stone countertops. The ground floor also features a tower room and three elegant reception rooms, each with French doors that graciously open onto a south-facing terrace. Completing the ground floor is a sizable laundry room, a discreet WC and a quiet office space.
Retaining the original aesthetics of the estate, the central passageway harmoniously integrates both wings of the house and enchants with its period covings and architraves. The grandeur of the house flows into the first floor with a spiral staircase guiding you to four large double bedrooms, each furnished with modern en-suite bathrooms. A dedicated housekeeping room is located on this level offering ample storage for linen and towels.
Ascend to the second floor to discover a large central reception area, flanked by two stunning penthouse suites. Each opens onto secure terraces offering heavenly panoramic views of the verdant countryside offering a tranquil retreat to the residents.
A short distance from the main building, the guardian's cottage has been meticulously restored. It includes a large modern fitted kitchen/diner, a cozy lounge with a stone fireplace, along with two spacious bedrooms, each having its own fitted modern bathroom. The cottage also boasts a private garden and its entertaining area, ensuring exclusive privacy to its residents.
- Heated swimming pool
- South-facing terrace
- Secure panoramic terraces
- Home office
- Laundry Room
- Cinema and recreation area
- Workshops and additional office space in a two-storied barn
- Private garden
- 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms
- Total size: 440 sq.m.
- 19th-century architecture and modern renovations
- Full double-glazing and fibre internet connections
Apart from the fine living experience, the real charm of this property lies in the idyllic lifestyle of the Perigord Vert. Known for its green countryside, striking landscapes, rich history, and inviting communities, you have a setting steeped in French culture and traditions. Moreover, residing in the beautiful region of Aquitaine, the weather is varied but generally mild, offering warm, extended summers.
The estate also houses a spacious barn that offers a versatile space and can be redesigned to match the residents' needs. The château is conveniently situated close to the village amenities like local shops, cafés, and a bustling market that offers local produce. Moreover, it offers easy access to international airports of both Bergerac and Limoges.
The property is not just an opulent lifestyle choice but a fair investment at €1,498,100. For those who appreciate historical grandeur paired with modern conveniences and the allure of the French countryside, this chateau offers a unique opportunity to enjoy an enchanting lifestyle in a captivating corner of France.
Located in the charming Brittany region of France, specifically in Côtes-d'Armor, Quintin, this extraordinary chateau holds a distinct air of elegance. A synthesis of regal history and classic architectural elements, all dressed in timeless granite makes this chateau a splendid home for anyone with a taste for French heritage properties. With its size of 229 square meters, it's ideal for families or those who desire plenty of space to craft their unique living experience.
At a compelling price of 982500 Euros, this upscale property provides extraordinary value, being not just a home, but truly an archetypical symbolism of the French aristocratic era. Its condition is pleasingly good, requiring minimal changes upon moving in. Yet, it still allows ample opportunities for those who might want to add personal touches and modernize certain aspects to fit their specific requirements.
Let's delve into the details:
- Two-story elegant manor
- An extension at the rear, presumably from the 17th century, with kitchen and heating
- Additional 19th-century outbuildings (including an ancillary house, barn, and longhouse) that offer substantial potential
* Living room with striking monumental fireplace
* Dining room with a second monumental fireplace
* Kitchen with utility-laundry room and pantry opening into the garden
* Two bedrooms, both with monumental fireplaces
* Each bedroom has its own bathroom and wardrobes
* Two attic bedrooms, one includes a bathroom and dressing room
* Spiral staircase leading to all floors
* Small room with a fireplace on the third level
* A "Pigeonnier" (dovecote) at the top
The annex house comprises an open kitchen and living area on the ground floor, one bedroom, a bathroom, and a mezzanine bedroom is available upstairs.
The property is situated amid tranquil surroundings, offering you peace and serenity. Quintin, a quaint town in Brittany, embodies a tranquil lifestyle coupled with the convenience of modern facilities. The local area's shops are a mere 10-minute drive away, ensuring everyday necessities are within easy reach. Additionally, the TGV station is only a 15-minute drive for seamless connectivity. The cherry on top, Brittany's renowned beaches and scenic coastal belt, are just a 30-minute drive from this beautiful manor.
Brittany enjoys a moderate climate, with pleasant summers and mild winters, which appeals to many who pursue a balanced lifestyle that allows both indoor and outdoor activities throughout the year.
Living in a chateau is undeniably unique and fulfilling, especially for those who appreciate a fusion of history, exclusivity, and lifestyle. In this chateau, each meticulously designed room, with its monumental fireplace, projects an atmosphere of grandeur, cosiness, and timeless charm. The presence of additional outbuildings brimming with potential provides exciting possibilities for various purposes, such as additional guest houses, studios, home offices or even a ‘gîte’ business.
In conclusion, this property is more than just a house; it represents a rewarding investment promising an exquisite lifestyle for discerning overseas buyers. This chateau, coupled with the charm of Quintin and the bourgeoning Brittany region, presents a true slice of the French countryside's magic. With its striking features, potential for personalisation, historic charm, and the convenience of local amenities and transport links, this property is more than a dwelling – it's a personal piece of French heritage and an opportunity to craft your own dream living experience.
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