Private Hunting property for sale in 90 ha with castle and lake. Near Angouleme. Charente

Poitou-Charentes, Charente (16)

€2,940,000 ID: 154568

In the Charente, 30 minutes from Angoulème, this superb building in excellent condition whose origins date back to the 11th century.
The castle with its outbuildings constitutes a harmonious set of character in a quiet and wooded environment.
The site is classified as a Historic Monument.
An exceptional property on nearly 90 hectares of woods, meadows and a pond, bordering a hunting area of several hundred hectares.
The castle.
A long welcome driveway through the deciduous forest leads peacefully to the castle. Halfway, the contours of the building begin to take shape.
The main courtyard, framed by the two large outbuildings, precedes the old building, also known as the residence, the origins of which date back to the 11th century.
The construction is drawn on an L-shaped plan.
It consists of a main building of 450 m² fully restored flanked by a square tower at one of its angles.

The second angled dwelling of approximately 200m² is to be restored but has enormous potential for expansion and development. The castle is protected by a moat which surrounds the whole.

The front door opens into a spacious hall of approximately 45 m² from which an imposing stone staircase begins. To the right of this hall, a spacious and bright kitchen constitutes a living room par excellence with lounge area and dining table. From a door at the corner you can reach the main building to be restored, the ground floor of which offers beautiful rooms. To the left of the entrance hall, in a row, follow two lounges on parquet floors with fireplaces of 65m² and 49m², as well as a comfortable office with hexagonal tiles.

The first floor, entirely on terracotta floor tiles, offers along a corridor 5 superb bedrooms with their private bathroom.

The convertible attic has large volumes and high ceilings. All arrivals and evacuations have already been installed to undertake such a renovation.
This is also the case for the second dwelling.

Under the building, by an internal staircase, you will reach two vaulted cellars to store the wine at the right temperature.
The outbuildings are numerous. Those which frame the main courtyard consist of a large hangar, several garages, a caretaker's house (living room, kitchen, two bedrooms), a guest house (6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, , kitchen), a hunting room, and 4 horse boxes.
You will also find two other stone buildings to restore and a swimming pool.
The property.
The property extends over nearly 100 hectares of woods, meadows and a pond. Mainly planted with deciduous trees, some plots are however planted with conifers.
A great opportunity to create a private hunt. All the more so as the property is close to a hunting area of several hundred hectares.
The lake occupies an area of ​​approximately 8 hectares and the meadows extend over approximately 20 hectares.

Our idea
Exceptional property in a unique and quiet bucolic setting.
The quality and tasteful restoration today offers a comfortable and authentic residential building.

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  • Details

    Property Type
    Good/some renovation
    Hunting Game Safari
    Grounds HA or legal
    Grounds over 20 HA
    Plot size m2
    900,000 m²
    Total living m2
    900 m²
  • Room information

    Car park spaces
  • Special features

    • Grade listed building
    • Guesthouse
    • Caretaker cottage
    • Workshop
    • Barn
    • Stables
    • Swimming pool