Charming French Chateau in the Limousin with 7 Bedrooms
749,000 EUR 644,140 GBP 928,760 USD
A most attractive opportunity to acquire a unique and beautifully renovated, contemporary-styled chateau with large converted barn, heated pool and 2.2 hectares of mature gardens and meadow.
Currently run as a successful luxury whole-home rental business with independent owner's accommodation.
Built in 1871, the property is situated in a commanding position with far-reaching views over the Limousin countryside. Updated to a high standard, it offers contemporary living with an excellent standard of accommodation throughout. Whilst located in a quiet position, it is highly accessible being only 3km to the charming small town of Le Dorat, 28km to the A20 motorway and 45 min by car (49km) to Limoges International Airport. The property is entered through a wrought iron gate up a lavender lined gravel drive to the house entrance. The hallway leads to a sitting room, reception room, a dining room all connected by floor to ceiling double-doors and flooded with light from the large windows. Doors open direct onto the garden with views of the ornamental pond and garden with mature trees. A beautiful curved oak staircase leads to the upper floor bedrooms and bathrooms.
Established as a luxury rental business it offers a good track record and has future potential. In short, the entire property offers the following:
The chateau, 290m2 of living space on two floors:
Ground floor: entrance hall with oak staircase, separate WC, main living room with french doors to garden and contemporary log burner, dining room with fireplace, further reception room with fireplace, kitchen, utility kitchen with sink, office, bedroom with en suite shower room/wc and one further connecting room. Separate basement boiler room and oil storage tank.
First floor: large oak floor landing, double doors to master bedroom with balcony and marble fireplace, adjoining double bedroom with fireplace, double bedroom with fireplace, two further double bedrooms, four shower rooms with Duravit sink/wc all clad in travertine stone. Staircase continues to attic space with storage space, with the possibility to convert.
Oil fired central heating/hot water.
Owner's accommodation: converted barn with 110m2 of loft-style open plan living with bedroom and shower room/WC. Entrance to 35m2 kitchen fitted with two catering ovens, extractor and stainless steel preparation area. Additional storage space. Solar hot water system with propane gas condensing boiler for hot water backup and central heating.
Newly restored pigeonier, further outbuildings with working bread oven, two garages and additional storage space/buildings.
Additional parking for 6 cars.
Heated swimming pool 12m x 6m with vast stone terrace.
Comprehensive private drainage system with certificate of compliance.
Option to acquire the property furnished or unfurnished.