Stunning renovated 16C chateau for sale in 1.2 ha with guest house and pool. Charente

Poitou-Charentes, Charente (16)

€1,278,000 ID: 156277

Approached by a Chestnut lined drive, enclosed park with views towards the Perigord Vert National Parc.
No shortage of things to do ; Atlantic coast, Cognac/Jarnac, Limoge, Sainte and St Emilion. 6 mins from the fortified town of Villebois Lavalette with amenities and Saturday market.

This property would make either an elegant family home with guest house or could be easily run as an unforgettable boutique hotel, among other things.

Currently finished to a very high spec. there is even potential for further development.
The renovated 2 bedroom guest house is a valuable asset.
New rooves, double glazing and an innovative wood chip boiler all help to keep life in the chateau comfortable and running costs low.

Well stocked park, stunning views and swimming pool.

Being only 20mins from Angouleme makes travel to Paris/Bordeaux easy by train and allows a choice of international airports.

The main entrance to the chateau is in an inner courtyard and opens onto a magnificent stone stairwell rising to the first and second floors whose arches delimit the hall/billiard room.

The chateau has numerous outstandingly beautiful fireplaces found in most of the principal rooms and bedrooms.

On the ground floor is the salon with chimney, family dining room with chimney, a bespoke kitchen, a formal dining hall with chimney (former dining room of the Knights Templar) over which runs the now enclosed Gallery room. On the ground floor is also a bedroom and sumptuous bathroom with italienne shower, guest cloakroom and laundry room.

 First floor with useful landing space, 4 bedrooms, two of which also have stunning chimneys, Bathroom and shower room. The renaissance gallery library with tower.

Second floor large landing/conference/sports room, 2 bedrooms one with chimney and shower room.

Large barn 24m² housing boiler and offering further development possibilities, The guest house (Priory) ; kitchen, sitting room with stunning fireplace, 2 bedrooms and a large shower room.

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  • Details

    Property Type
    Chateau
    Status
    Excellent
    Category/Setting
    B&B-Gites-Camping
    Grounds HA or legal
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Total living m2
    680 m²
    Plot size m2
    12,800 m²
    Scenery
    Countryside
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    10
    All bathrooms
    5
  • Special features

    • Double glazing
    • Guesthouse
    • Barn
    • Swimming pool