Stunning French Chateau for sale with 8 bedrooms in the Limousin
750,000 EUR 675,000 GBP 885,000 USD
REF: 222089 Show Map
- Bedrooms: 8
- Bathrooms: 5
- Plot Size: 0.67 hectares / 1.66 acres
- Work Required: None
- Swimming Pool
- Income Potential
- Parking space(s)
Fully renovated eight bedroom chateau with heated in ground pool in the centre of historic Chalus.
Plantagenet Manor is a beautiful eight bedroom chateau with an in-ground all season heated Roman style pool in very private grounds, raised from street level, surrounded by high walls and hedges with video intercom access control.
The property has gone through a complete renovation with new electrics, plumbing, central heating system, windows, pool heating, sauna, five new bathrooms, new gourmet commercial size kitchen, with interiors by the acclaimed Australian Interior Designer, Liane Lancaster. The property is currently utilised as a 5 Star rated rental holiday home.
Enter into a large hallway through the two massive solid oak doors with wrought iron fixtures you find a beautiful circular stairway on the left that leads up to the upper levels. The new gourmet commercial sized kitchen with huge lovely old stone fireplace is situated on the right through two antique oak doors. The kitchen has a very large commercial gas and electric cooker with double oven, 6 gas burners and hotplate situated within the huge 'chateau' style fireplace. There is a large double door fridge with icemaker, separate wine fridge, stunning three meter marble centre island. Off the kitchen is the laundry and utility room with washing machine and large dryer, with extensive cupboards. To the left of the entrance is a bedroom (1) with a double bed and en-suite within the room with shower, sink and WC. Another door leads to two large storage rooms with extensive shelving. A separate WC is located in the hallway.
From the hallway, through two beautiful oak doors leads to the huge living room area which houses a lovely Napoleonic Black Marble open fireplace. There are electric shutters on all windows and the windows face out onto the rear grounds where the pool, entertainment area and raised gazebo are situated. Fast Wifi and Sat TV connections are located in the room. The rear grounds can be reached through double French doors from the living room room. To the left of the living room area is the very large dining room that is entered by two solid oak doors. Lovely panelling surrounds the room. There are glass fronted cupboards and two large double windows open up the view onto the rear grounds, pool area.
Ascending the magnificent oak circular stairway with sisal runner and iron railings you arrive at a large landing and hallway. Off the landing you will find four beautifully renovated bedrooms, and new en-suite bathrooms.
is a very large room with high ceilings, white marble fireplace, large window with shutters. Large private en-suite with floor to ceiling tiles, shower with large rain showerhead, sink and WC. Lots of natural light through the large double frosted windows.
Very large room with high ceilings, two large windows overlooking the rear with shutters. Large Private en-suite with floor to ceiling tiles, shower with large rain showerhead, sink, heated towel rack, and WC. Lots of natural light through the large double frosted windows.
Large room with high ceilings, extensive built in cupboards. Sat TV connection. Large double sized master bathroom with floor to ceiling tiles, beautiful 'egg' bath and stunning chrome tap ware, double sized walk in shower with large rain showerhead, two single sinks and WC. Chrome heated towel rack. Lots of natural light through three sets of double frosted windows.
Bedroom with high ceilings, cupboards and separate entrance to the main bathroom with a separate lockable interconnecting door.
Ascending the beautiful oak staircase leads to the top level with open landing To the left is a door leading to a large open hallway leading to two bedrooms and open plan entertainment/games room. A further separate bedroom and bathroom is located on this level. A two person infra-red sauna is located on this level.
Bedroom with separate entrance to a large shared bathroom with shower, sink and WC.
Bedroom 7 with exposed beams leading to open area/games room
Bedroom 8 with exposed beams leading to open area/ games room.
Entertainment / games room with Sat TV connection.
The grounds of Plantagenet Manor are very private, raised from street level with high walls and hedges, with nearly an acre of gardens. At the rear is an in ground heated pool (New all weather heating system installed in 2018), raised decked gazebo, raised deck barbecue area, Tiled entertainment area around the pool.
Two large outbuildings/sheds, plus pool shed. Two large wrought iron gates leading to the rear lane and old church. The front of the property has two large wrought iron gates leads up a stone pathway to the front entrance with two huge antique oak doors with wrought iron features. A video intercom is at the side entrance gate. Trees, hedges, bushes, grassed garden and a full size petanque court that is overlooked by the castle. To one side is an ancient well with secure metal grill with seating area.
Garage and cellars. The garage can be reached by a stairway inside the walled front area and by the street garage doors. Houses one car, lots of storage and new heating system installed in 2018. Two cellars behind the garage house storage, shelving and a huge wine cellar.
The chateau is on the Richard the Lionheart route, and Santiago de Composteller route, and built into the external wall of the chateau grounds is a 800 + year old font. The chateau is within walking distance to patisseries, shops, bars, restaurants and a health spa and also the Castles of Chalus-Maulmont and Chalus Chabrol and close to the castles of Montbrun, Les Cars, Rochebrune, Rochechouart, Brie, Nexon,Jumilac, Bonneval,Pompadour, the ancient Fortress of Lastours, the Abby's of Chalard, saint-Yrieix-La-Perche and the medieval city of Segur-Le-Chateau.
The city of Limoges with its international airport (direct flights to UK/elsewhere) and fast train links to Paris make this a perfect place as a permanent residence, holiday house or continue the holiday letting business to earn an income.
Near the border with the Dordogne and close to Brantome and Perigueux and easy driving distance to the wine regions of Bergerac, Saint Emilion and Bordeaux.
This property is featured on our French Chateaux For Sale page.
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