ANGOULEME, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Ref.3612 : French castle for sale in Charente. This magnificent partly listed chateau is located near Angoulême. It offers an exceptional point of view because of its dominant position. The residence began in the 12th century with a guard tower built on a large terrace in the South overlooking the Charente valley and its vineyards. It is completed in the 16th century by a second tower and a main building. In the 17th century, a graceful balustrade and beautiful pillars came to frame the entrances and the stone stairs. This chateau has a perfect location and configuration for event activity. The chateau, with a living area of approximately 600 sqm, comprises: -On the ground floor: central entrance with a main stone staircase and stone walls. In the West: dining-room in the South communicating with the office/laundry room, small living room with fireplace, kitchen in the tower of the 12th century with fireplace and well, reserve. East: large living room with fireplace, library with fireplace, toilet, boiler room, secondary entrance, and wooden secondary staircase. -On the first floor: a central landing serves: In the West: 2 bedrooms, 2 dressing rooms, bathroom in the tower, shower room, wc, secondary wooden staircase and secondary stone staircase. In the East: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and wc, secondary staircase in wood. -On the second floor: a central landing serves: In the West: 3 bedrooms, bathroom, shower room, wc, secondary stone staircase. In the East: 3 bedrooms, hallway with a sink, wc, attic in the tower. The outbuildings are composed of several buildings: House of about 200 sqm on one level to renovate internally. Farmhouse comprising a caretaker's house with independent access, of about 140 sqm on 2 floors. Various farm’s outbuildings. The park of 9 acres (4ha42a 07ca) is enclosed by a wall to the North and South as well as an electric gate. Two other portals allow access to the village, one directly to the church square.