On the edge of the perfect village situated 20mins from Angouleme within easy striking distance of Bordeaux, Limoges, Bergerac, Poitiers and La Rochelle airports, nearest town is the fortified town of Villebois Lavalette with all its amenities.
The chateau boasts 730m² of living space and sports an innovative wood chip boiler, double glazing and new roofs - all helping to keep life in the chateau comfortable and running costs low.
The well stocked grounds with stunning views boasts both mature and young trees, a pool deck with views stretching towards the Dordogne, kitchen garden and even a chicken run.
This property would make either an amazing family home with guest house or could be easily run as an unforgettable boutique hotel, amongst other things. Currently finished to a very high spec. there is potential for further development.
The renovated 2 bedroom guest house is a valuable asset.
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 and a bespoke kitchen, a formal dining room with chimney (former dining room of the Knights of the 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 again and shower room.
Large barn housing the boiler and offering further development possibilities, 24m² garden storage area and the guest house with kitchen, sitting room with stunning fireplace, 2 bedrooms and a large shower room.
- Property type
- Special class
- Plot size HA
- Grounds 1-5 HA
- Total living area
- 730 m²
- Plot size m2
- 12,800 m²
- All bathrooms
- Double glazing
- Swimming pool