Beautifully Restored 19C Chateau on 26 ha for sale Vienne, France

Poitou-Charentes, Vienne

€5,500,000 ID: 129344

This superb chateau offers luxurious living standards in a great location, having excellent transport links to Paris via Poitiers.
Private jet to Poitiers airport and then by helicopter or car to the chateau, TGV (soon to be LGV) from Paris to Poitiers or the A10 motorway, all easily accessible.

The chateau is completely enclosed in its own private grounds which have been manicured to the highest of standards.
The chateau has two permanent employees, one for the garden and the other for the housework, keeping the chateau in immaculate condition all year round.

Perfect, well I will leave that for you to decide but it can't be far off!!! The property is accessed via an intercom controlled, electrically operated gate and a sweeping driveway awaits to take you up to this beautiful renaissance chateau.

An elegant stone staircase takes you to the main living floor which has 2 superb entrance halls one for the front and the other for the back of the chateau. To one side is the large living room which has access out onto the magnificent terrace with excellent views out across the grounds, to the other side there is a dining room and a small turreted room with a bar. The dining room leads to the superbly appointed kitchen which in turn gives onto the magnificent conservatory which has heated glass windows allowing the space to be utilised all year round.

The property has a lift to access all four floors and also an oak staircase at its heart. On the first floor there is a grand master bedroom with feature marble fireplace and en suite shower and jacuzzi bath also a beautifully fitted out dressing room which utilises two of the tower rooms, there is another bathroom with bath and shower and 2 large bedrooms.

The basement is on garden level and houses a number of wonderful surprises as well as having the heating and electrical installations and the laundry room, there is an air conditioned wine cellar, a gymnasium, changing facilities and superb indoor heated swimming pool with terrace, running water feature and choice of coloured lighting.

The second floor has an office, a home cinema, 2 en suite bedrooms and a playroom. Many of the rooms could be used as extra bedrooms and there is also the possibility to extend into the attic space if required.

To the outside there is the magnificent 15th century pigeonnier built to house in the region of 800 pigeons!
The outside pool and summer bbq area are simply stunning along with the guest accommodation, 3 en suite bedrooms and an office, which is on the site of the original 15th century chateau parts of which remain and give the gites their charm.
There is a large greenhouse which houses many plants and also a veg plot.
There are numerous outbuildings including a 665m2 hangar which houses spare tiles etc. but could be used for so much more.

There is a small river and also some farmland which is rented by a local farmer and sits just outside the walled chateau enclosure.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Chateau
    Status
    Excellent
    Extra info
    Grounds 20 HA (+)
    Total living area
    950 m²
    Plot size
    261,580 m²
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    5
    All bathrooms
    5
  • Special features

    • Barn
    • Swimming pool
    • Tennis court(s)
    • Greenhouse
    • Guesthouse