9 bedroom French chateau for sale with 25,000m2 of land, Bourg en Bresse, Ain 1, Rhone-Alpes
1,785,000 EUR 1,588,650 GBP 1,999,200 USD
REF: 214888 Show Map
- Bedrooms: 9
- Bathrooms: 7
- Floor Size (m2): 770
- Plot Size (m2): 25,000
- Work Required: None
- Swimming Pool
- Private / Not Overlooked
An elegant and spacious French chateau with character features set in over 6 acres of landscaped parkland with lawns, mature trees and 20m x 7m swimming pool.
The property comes with 770m2 of living space with 9 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms.
This impressive home dates back to the XVIII and XXth century and was completely renovated in 2008; it now includes full central heating system fitted throughout (heating and cooking LPG 2 x buried tanks in the grounds), rewired electricity circuit, all new sanitary ware, specialist polishing of all wooden floors, re-plastering of walls, new drainage (mains connected), external wall coatings with waterproofing, new custom built colonial shutters, 100 metre paved stone block driveway, electric gates which have been re enamelled and are controlled from the house, 20m x 7m heated swimming pool with automatic cover and security railings around the entire pool area, tiled terraces, 5 bay garage constructed out of English oak.
A truly magnificent stately home has been created to the very highest level by its current owners. The immediate feeling as you enter this property is one of sheer luxury and beauty. Absolutely no expense has been spared and the craftsmanship and clever over-lapping of old and new work seamlessly.
This extremely private home is nicely situated just 60 km from Lyon International airport and sits on 2.5 hectares of land which includes manicured gardens, it's own private woodland, vegetable and flower gardens all accessed via a beautiful stone driveway. This magnificent home with it's large outdoor heated swimming pool and beautiful spacious terraces makes this the perfect place to enjoy pool parties with family and friends.
Details of the property:
ENTRANCE - HALLWAY: The grand doors open and reveal a breathtakingly beautiful galleria hall reception area with it's welcoming log burning stove, sweeping staircase and decorative balustrade, original parquet flooring and stained glass windows.
KITCHENS: There are 2 large kitchens both are fully equipped with the very top of the range stoves and appliances. These rooms are beautifully decorated and have fine floor tiling throughout, these rooms are sufficiently sized that they can easily accommodate large dining tables within them. The kitchens have ample work top and preparation area's, food storage cupboards plus found in the the main kitchen an exceptional commercial grade extraction unit. These kitchens are a culinary professionals dream.
BEDROOMS and BATHROOMS: This property can boast 9 beautiful and spacious bedrooms of which 6 have en-suite bath or shower rooms. Of the total number of bedrooms 4 of them have a sunny south facing aspect. There is a total of seven fully tiled bathrooms on the ground and first floors.
DINING ROOM and SITTING ROOM: These inter connecting rooms can be accessed via French windows from the main entrance with it's impressive gallery hall, kitchen, terrace, or games room. The natural light pours into these spectacular rooms, the decor is relaxing and soothing. There are subtle reminders of the different eras as many original features such as the fireplace surrounds, ceiling cornices and polished wooden floors are still in place.
GAMES ROOM: This massive split level room accommodates full size snooker and table tennis tables. The focal point of this games room is the impressive fire place and surround. During the renovation the cornices had to be specially made in order to match the original ones this is also true of all the radiators with only one exception that is the genuine article found in the entrance hallway.
GYM : On the ground floor there a gym with it's own shower room. The entire walls and floors in this room are beautifully tiled to ensure easy cleaning.
LAUNDRY ROOM: Found on the first floor is a very functional laundry room which has 2 washing machines, 2 Dryers, ironing station, ceiling drying pulley system and large storage cupboard plus a unique dirty washing collection system and clean washing, towel and bed linen shelving racks.
STAIRCASES: The property has the main hallway staircase with it's gallery, in addition there is a back staircase leading up to the grenier (attic) rooms.
CELLARS: 3 separate rooms.
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