Romantic château, perfect family home, renovated in the Loire Valley. Indre et Loire

Centre-Val de Loire, Indre-et-Loire

€1,449,000 ID: 129937

A fabulous château in the Loire Valley renovated to the highest standard providing opulent yet relaxed accommodation.

This chateau, built in the 1700s but with a history from the Hundred Years' war, has been beautifully renovated with taste and care, to create an impressive family home.

The current owners let out the luxury gites, or use them for your friends and family when they come to stay.

All the kitchens are fully equipped including washing machines and dishwashers, the bathrooms are spacious and luxurious with modern showers and beautiful baths and the living rooms and bedrooms are a perfect combination of luxury whilst retaining the charm and character of the stunning rooms.

Within easy reach you have the chateaux and vineyards of the Loire Valley.

Chateau - 6 bedrooms, sleeps 10
A huge and beautiful fully equipped kitchen with a large fireplace, dining area. Dining room, currently used as children's playroom, leading to the tower with a lavatory, a large sitting room with an open fireplace and doors to the terrace and garden as well as a formal drawing room and a second kitchen in the far wing of the chateau. 
Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms with a bathroom, a master bedroom with a large dressing room and bathroom; a romantic bedroom in the octagonal tower and a luxurious large bedroom with a bathroom. 
On the second floor is a huge bedroom with glorious exposed beams and another bathroom as well as attic rooms which could be converted, currently used for storage.

It is a large chateau but has the flexibility to be split, by locking doors, to create a family house and an annex, if preferred.

The outbuildings have been lovingly converted to make additional guest accommodation...

Gite 1, Ecuries - 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4
Previously the stables, this gite has a large open plan living room and kitchen and upstairs there are two bedrooms, each with a bathroom. The bedrooms have exposed beams and stone walls.

Gite 2, Tour - 1 bedroom and a cot room, sleeps 2 +1
A large open plan living room and kitchen also incorporating one of the towers of the chateau. It has a low door to a children's playroom or den. Upstairs there is a large bedroom and a cot room in the tower.

Gite 3, Boulanger - 2 bedrooms, sleeps 5
Previously the bakery, the sitting room has a large fireplace with a woodburner and the bread oven. A modern kitchen/dining room, bathroom and a bedroom with exposed stone walls currently with 3 single beds.
Upstairs a bedroom with exposed beams and stone walls, with a bathroom.

Guest communal rooms
Large dining room for breakfasts and dinners, with Ladies and Gents lavatories.
Professional kitchen with a fabulous pre-Napoleonic fireplace.
Children's playroom - an enormous room for the guests to use, with games and art equipment. It also has a kitchenette and a lavatory.
Large garage with an open front
Large barn which was the wine chai.

Cellars, caves.
The cellars are hewn from the rock and create a labyrinth of passages and rooms for wine storage, banquets, storage. One is used for wine lectures, another transformed into a beauty therapy room.

Gardens
There are large gardens in the chateau grounds, including the swimming pool, a courtyard around which the buildings are set and land including grape vines and a large number of truffle oak trees, recently planted, which should produce large quantities of truffles in the near future.

Furnishing a large property can be daunting, but not here, as the current owners are happy to discuss the possibility of including some of the furniture.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Chateau
    Status
    Excellent
    Special class
    Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
    Extra info
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Plot size
    30,000 m²
    Total living area
    920 m²
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    11
    All bathrooms
    9
  • Special features

    • Double glazing
    • Guesthouse
    • Broadband internet
    • Swimming pool
    • Barn