This beautiful and unique 12 bedroom chateau is located in the region of Aquitaine, Dordogne, Sarlat-la-Canéda in France. The property is completely hidden away, offering unparalleled privacy, tranquillity, and security. Its 28 hectares of diverse land include woodlands, prairies, manicured gardens, and a beautifully landscaped lake with its two waterfalls, wooden bridge, and pavilion. Entrance is through impressive elaborately designed electric wrought iron gates.
The chateau was built using the local limestone with a rare 'Thackstone' roof, a roofing method used 'in times gone-by' from thick slabs of limestone found in the local quarries of the Perigord and used for churches, fine Manor houses and Chateaux. It consists of 2 wings; the oldest part dates back to the 17th century and the more recent wing was constructed in the early 21st century. It has 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 2 kitchens, several spacious reception rooms, a beautiful dining room, an events or conference room, a superb cinema, a bar, a fitness room with a jacuzzi and changing rooms, and a large terrace overlooking the adjacent valley. In addition, the charming Pigeonnier has been renovated and provides a further bedroom and shower room.
The swimming pool is located in a raised position, looking down towards the Chateau and offering stunning views across the valley. The pool is a 12m x 6m fully tiled mosaic pool, with a hardwood terrace and a covered pavilion for shade. Set slightly further back towards the trees is a superb wooden summer house which is fully equipped with a kitchen, shower, WC and dining facilities.
The area offers much to explore with its rolling hills, picturesque landscapes and friendly locals. Discover small villages, vibrant markets, gourmet restaurants, and the many historical sites scattered around. Active adventurers can enjoy activities such as cycling, hiking, canoeing, fishing, horse riding and rock climbing. There are numerous nearby towns within an hour’s drive, including Bergerac, Sarlat-la-Caneda, Bordeaux & Toulouse.
This property offers substantial scope for someone wanting a large family home with a lot of entertaining space, utmost privacy and seclusion in the heart of this beautiful part of the Dordogne. Furthermore, it also offers excellent revenue potential as an events centre or wedding venue. So make your dreams come true and come to discover this amazing place full of charm and peacefulness!