8 Bed Chateaux for sale

Valençay, Indre, Centre, France



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 8
  • Bathrooms: 4


  • Bedrooms: 8
  • Bathrooms: 4

Full Description

A beautiful 18 century french castle property entirely restored to a high level offering comfortable accommodation for family and friends with plenty of space inside and out to enjoy. Located a short drive from Valencay, 45 mins from Loches and 2h50 from Paris – all the trappings of a stately home without the hassles of an “old building”.
A very well done restoration has been completed on this charming period home and today provides elegance and comfort in an idyllic setting. This 18th C. chateau is being offered for sale (rare to the market) along with a fully restored longere and various other outbuildings on the 60 acre private estate.

The Chateau

The chateau covers 800sqm of living space including 4 round towers around a central building. Through the front door we are greeted by a large (32 sqm) formal entrance hall with stone tiled floors, wood paneling and oak staircase to the upper floors. From the hall we access the first of the round towers here with an original fireplace, the second with a small cloakroom. A corridor continues the stone floor theme and takes us to the large family traditional kitchen with separate utility room.

The reception room and dining hall (both 38 sqm) are interconnecting providing plenty of natural light. The lounge has parquet flooring and a fireplace along with a large glazed double door leading to the garden. The dining hall has a stone floor, feature fireplace and wood paneling. The third tower has a washroom, there’s a service staircase and wc. The half landing in one of the towers offers a 28sqm parquet floored lounge with beams and fireplace.
On the first floor you’ll discover a large parquet floor landing area with access to a study in one of the towers, large double bedroom with herring bone parquet flooring and direct access to the service stairs, another sizeable bedroom of 52sqm with ornamental plaster work depicting the 4 seasons, a further bedroom in the tower, 4th bedroom and a bathroom and wc. On the half floor there is a 28sqm bedroom again with parquet flooring and a fireplace.
The second floor has a quarry tiled landing with a large private apartment (78 sqm) offering open kitchen, lounge/diner with attic space above. A lounge is to be found in one of the towers with again parquet flooring and fireplace. 4 further bedrooms along with tower shower room complete this floor. Another half floor provides a 25sqm tower room . The renovation includes double glazing throughout, latest generation of wood granules central heating and internet points in every room.

Outside there is a summer covered area with bar, 2 old accommodations (to be restored if required), 3 large barns (250 sqm, 200sqm and 110 sqm), former stables, etc. as well as a restored 110sqm longere (3 bedrooms) with private garden.

The chateau is part surrounded by its moat and has a beautiful park including two alleys of 400m and 600m. The 60 acres include over 32 acres of woodland and nearly 7 of paddocks with a stream.

One final note ...
This chateau has been well restored to a high level and quality and offers large reception rooms and bedrooms bathed in light creating an easy and comfortable home to live in.

Excellent access to local amenities and larger market towns and cities in this popular area of France.

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