CHENONCEAUX, Centre-Val de Loire, France
Ref.3546 : Chateau for sale in Loire Valley. Ideally located at the exit of his village, this manor of the 16th and 19th centuries is situated in a tourist region. On the edge of the vineyard and a small forest, the manor enjoys the calm of the surrounding countryside. Many historical and tourist sites 20 minutes away are among the jewels of the Loire Valley. The property benefits from all the local shops in the village, and services from the small town about 6 km. The nearest TGV station can be reached in about 30 minutes. The 16th and 19th centuries manor have retained all its period architectural character, as evidenced by the tower, watchtowers, and machicolations. The part rebuilt in the 19th fits perfectly in this set. The manor house comprises: -On the ground floor: entrance, large living room, large dining room, these two rooms are decorated with a monumental fireplace and exposed beams and benefit from a double exposure, small dining room with fireplace and a wooden staircase that leads to the floor of the 19th-century part, kitchen and utility room, bedroom with bathroom, laundry room. Housed in the tower, a beautiful stone staircase leads to the floors. -On the first floor, a landing distributes: on one side, two bedrooms with private shower room, a third bedroom with bathroom, on the other side, a lounge with monumental fireplace, a bedroom with wc, and a suite with two bedrooms and a bathroom. -On the second floor: two very nice bedrooms with comfortable volumes, each with their bathroom. The whole represents approximately 450 sqm of living space. The outbuildings comprise: -The original chapel dates from the 12th-century and was transformed in the 16th-century: paintings and frescoes probably dating from the 16th-century, the modern stained-glass windows were made by an artist from the region. -A cottage including a living room, a bedroom and a shower room. -The single-storey accommodation includes a large living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. -A caretaker's house to refresh (2 bedrooms). -Pool house with covered terrace, one bedroom. -The tithe barn and a summer kitchen area. -The old press -Lawnmower's garage. The property is set up on a surface of almost 32 acres (13 ha) composed of 7 acres (3ha) of park and meadows, 4 acres (2ha) of vines and 19 acres (8ha) of wood. The park is completely enclosed. The vines are currently rented. The wood is mostly composed of various leafy trees.