This beautiful Château is offered at an exceptional price.
It is set in just over 19 hectares of well maintained gardens, land and lakes, all fully enclosed behind handsome gates, stone walls and elegant railings etc. Included is a sizeable Presbytery / Guest house or Guardians accommodation, stables, secure garaging and barn.
Only 5 kms from local amenities in St Aout. 20 km to Chateauroux airprot with twice weekly flights to the UK, 15 km to Issoudun with SNCF Stations, 90 mins from Limoges Airport and just over 2 hours to Paris.
Exceptional XIXth century castle, built on the foundations of a 13th century chapel, many re-used buildings from the 15th, 16th and 18th centuries, adjoining a former 18th century presbytery.
ENTRANCE HALLWAY: Situated in the tower with oak entrance door, original oak flooring, 2 windows to the front and staircase to the first floor.
DINING ROOM: ( 6.6 x 6.2) with beautiful 18th Century feature fireplace, original oak flooring, 2 windows and french doors opening onto the rear terrace overlooking the stunning parkland.
BILLIARD ROOM: ( 6 x 6 ) with its beautiful stone fireplace, wooden floors and paneling, french doors opening onto the rear terrace.
LOUNGE: ( 5.6 x 5.6) The 'blue room' with its remarkable wooden fireplace, original oak flooring, windows overlooking the rear parkland and french doors opening to the front.
SECOND HALLAWY: ( 1.8 x 4.5 ) Previously a service entrance with exit doors to the front and rear, with second staircase , original oak flooring and seperate WC
KITCHEN: (4.5 x 4.7) Fitted kitchen with tiled floor, windows to the front and rear. A doorway leads from the kitchen to the presbytery.
BEDROOM 1: ( 4.56 x 5.1 ) with feature marble fireplace, original oak flooring and windows to front and rear
ENSUITE BATHROOM: with washbasin and bidet
BEDROOM 2: ( 6.3 x 5.8 ) with feature marble fireplace, original oak flooring windows to front and rear
BEDROOM 3: ( 4.2 x 4.1 ) with feature fireplace in yellow marble, original oak flooring, rear window overlooking the parkland.
ENSUITE BATHROOM: (4.1 x 2.5 ) with mosaic tiled floor, bath and double washbasin, window to the front
BEDROOM 4: ( 3 x 5.7 ) with feature fireplace, windows to the side and rear, original oak flooring, french doors opening onto a juliette balcony overlooking the rear parkland.
BEDROOM 5: ( 3.02 x 4.2) with window overlooking the parkland, feature marble fireplace and original oak flooring
BEDROOM 6: ( 3.1 x 5.8 ) with windows overlooking both the side and front, feature marble fireplace, original oak flooring
BEDROOM 7: ( 3.11 x 3.43 ) with original oak flooring and window to the front
SEPARATE WC & Fitted Wardrobe in the hallway
BEDROOM 1: ( 6.08 x 3.1 ) with feature marble fireplace, windows overlooking the front and side, original oak flooring.
ANTE - BEDROOM 1: ( 3.1 x 3.2 ) This space could be utilised to create a Suite alongside Bedroom 1, with original oak flooring and window to the front.
BEDROOM 2: ( 3.1 x 4.2 ) with window overlooking the rear parkland, original oak flooring, doorway to bathroom.
ANTE - BEDROOM 3: ( 3.1 x 4.2 ) This room adjoins bedroom 3 and again could be utilised to make another suite.
BEDROOM 3: ( 3.1 x 6 )with windows to the rear and side, original oak flooring and feature fireplace
BATHROOM: ( 1.9 x 2.2 ) with bath and washbasin, tiled walls and heated towel rail.
BEDROOM 5: ( 2.3 x 3 ) with marbel feature fireplace, original oak flooring, window overlooking the parkland.
LINEN ROOM: ( 2.1 x 4.3 ) with windows to the front
STORE ROOM: ( 2.5 x 2.4) This room used to be a bathroom with washbasin, window to the front.
BEDROOM 6: ( 3.4 x 6.1) with original flooring, window overlooking the parkland, half panelled walls
ENSUITE BATHROOM: with bath, bidet, windows to rear
BEDROOM 7: ( 4.5 x 5.1) With windows to the front and rear, original oak flooring, leading to a dressing room with fitted wardrobes
ENSUITE BATHROOM: ( 2.9 x 3.1) with bath , washbasin, bidet, window.
CELLAR: With four rooms, Centtral heating boiler room, wine cellar and oil reserve tank.
PRESBYTERY: ( 250m²) which has been lovingly renovated to create B&B Rooms.
ENTRANCE HALLWAY : ( 3.8 x 5.6) with woodburning oven, brick floor and storage space
KITCHEN: ( 3.7 x 3.8) with separate entrance door, window overlooking the front courtyard, fitted kitchen, brick flooring
LOUNGE: ( 5.8 x 4.9) with tiled floor, feature fireplace, beamed ceiling and entrance doors to front and rear
GYM: ( 4 x 3 ) With terracotta tiled floor and rear window
SAUNA: ( 2.7 x 3.8) with terracotta tiled floor, rear window and Sauna
BATHROOM: as yet unfinished
BEDROOM: ( 2.9 x 2.8) with terracotta tiled floor and window.
FRUIT STORAGE: with small window
UTILITY ROOM: (3 x 3) with terracotta tiled floor, window and electric water boiler
STORAGE ROOM: (2 x 2.5) with terracotta tiled floor, 2 small windows
SECOND ENTRANCE HALLWAY: with entrance door, terracotta tiled floor and stairs to first floor.
BEDROOM 1: ( 2.8 x 4.1) with wood flooring and window to the rear
ENSUITE BATHROOM: with bath, washbasin and WC
BEDROOM 2: ( 4.1 x 4.4) with wood flooring, windows to front and rear
ENSUITE BATHROOM: ( 2.4 x 2.6) with bath, washbasin and WC
READING ROOM: (4.6 x 8) with original presbytery storage cupboards dating from 1726, wood flooring and windows to front & side
BEDROOM 3: (2 x 3.3) A single bedroom with wood flooring, fitted wardrobe and window.
BEDROOM 4: ( 3.5 x 3) With wood florring window to side
ENSUITE BATHROOM: (2.5 x 3) with bath, washbasin and WC
In the park there is a group of buildings used as a garage and storage garden equipment.
Also, a tower with the old water tank of the castle, a well and a tennis court.
Possibility to buy extra, on the other side of the street:· A plot of 680 m² outside the park, with a former caretaker's house to renovate completely. It comprises on the ground floor five rooms for 90 m² and upstairs four rooms for 80 m². Cellar underneath.·
A plot of 5,220 m² outside the park, with an old house of 170 m² on two levels to restore completely. It comprises on the ground floor two rooms, kitchen, dining-living room, two bedrooms and storage room.
Upstairs: two bedrooms with bathroom and toilet on one side. On the other side: living room, kitchen, three bedrooms, shower room and toilet. Cellar underneath.
Former stables and separate garage.
This property intended for enthusiasts and nature lovers, is exceptional and is located in the heart of the Berry countryside, at the entrance of a small hamlet. The environment is very quiet, without any harmful. The cities of Chateauroux and Issoudun offer all shops and services. Easy access via the A20 motorway at 22km, Paris is just over two hours.
- Property type
- Special class
- Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
- Extra info
- Grounds 10-20 HA
- Total living area
- 900 m²
- Plot size
- 196,727 m²
- All bathrooms
- Garage car spaces
- Double glazing
- Tennis court(s)
- Broadband internet