Enchanting Chateau for Sale with 7 Bedrooms and Income Opportunity in Poitou Charentes
795,000 EUR 691,650 GBP 898,350 USD
An elegant and stately character property with 7 bedrooms and large courtyard set in over 3 acres of gardens with tennis court, a stream and many beautiful features.
This is a superb manor house, close to St Jean D'Angely. It is set in its own walled courtyard bordered by barns, garages , stables and workshops, with extensive gardens, and approached by a pretty tree-lined avenue.
The main house. Entry into the house via a bright transecting entrance hallway front to back (36m2) . On the ground floor are two large salons, (40m2, 40m2) both have views to the front courtyard gardens and huge windows. At the rear on the ground floor is the kitchen (23m2) and laundry (9m2). There is a ground floor bedroom here as well which could alternatively be used as an office. The kitchen has a small raised terrace area for breakfasts in the sunshine. In the centre of the house there is a very impressive staircase that runs to the top floor attic space.
On the first floor are 6 bedrooms (20m2, 17m2, 10m2, 14m2, 9m2, 15m2, 12m2) and two family bathrooms (12m2, 9m2)
The attic space is divided into one large space and what would have been originally servants rooms or in a previous life when the house was a school, changing rooms and storage.
To the left and right of the property are two large outbuildings each of which is 245m2 and divided into store rooms, indoor badminton court, function rooms, shower rooms, garages etc . There is huge potential here for increasing the habitable space or converting the buildings as desired.
There is a large cellar beneath the main house where the heating system is housed and storage for wines.
The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a couple of secret gardens, a small stream with island and a tennis court.
This is a magnificent house and is a rare find for the area.