- Reference: LN-Y71ML
- Property Type: Chateau
- Location: 79000, Niort
- Habitable Space: 550 m2
- Land Space: 6 ha
- Sale Price: €2,120,000
- Bedrooms: 5
Ref.3594 : Beautiful french castle for sale in Nouvelle-Aquitaine area.
The property is located in the department of Deux-Sèvres, in the heart of a small town with all amenities. A river divides here its stream into two arms forming a small island on which is built this magnificent Renaissance chateau. Close to the A10 highway and TGV, this property is easily accessible from the capital.
Access to the property is through a first gate that opens onto the private driveway, bordered by the caretaker's house and outbuildings, then we go through the gatehouse and there we discover this magnificent ensemble, which is impossible to feel indifferent. The charm of the place operates directly.
The chateau of about 550 sqm enjoys great comfort and a beautiful renovation.
It consists of a central body flanked by corbelled turrets dating from the sixteenth and a small wing back built in the nineteenth faithfully drawing inspiration from the central building.
On the ground floor: a covered gallery serves a large modern vaulted kitchen with a superb 15th century fireplace decorated with a frieze decorated with curly cabbage. The floor is a stone pavement. Old vegetable garden. Access to a small vaulted utility room. A brightly lit living room, adorned with a beautiful stone floor, with a magnificent monumental fireplace and a renaissance ceiling, wc, cellar. Two stairs lead to the floors.
The main staircase is with string wall. The steps and pavements are in white stone. Superb Renaissance coffered ceiling in soft stone decorated with hanging keys and in the caissons, masks or architectural decorations.
On the 1st floor: A parquet floored oak living room with a beautiful Renaissance fireplace whose mantle decorated with finely carved wooden panels rests on columns. Frescos of the sixteenth century.
Very beautiful woodwork executed in the nineteenth in the style of the Renaissance, falling flowers and fruit decoration. Beautiful French style ceiling.
A room now used as a dining room with parquet flooring, beautiful Charentes stone fireplace, Renaissance decor, paneling. Access in a small vaulted round tower and old latrines. A room used as a kitchen, which can eventually be restored as a bathroom. Access to a turret whose staircase leads to the ground floor. Three bedrooms with parquet floor whose one with chimney, a bathroom with shower and toilet.
On the 2nd floor: 2 bedrooms with parquet floor, one with monumental fireplace and two beautiful turrets, bathroom, 2 wc.
Large attic with beautiful oak wood frame.
An extraordinary set of outbuildings from the beginning of the 17th century offering enormous possibilities of development considering their vast dimensions (events, car collection, museum, etc ...)
Renovated caretaker's house.
15th-century Entrance Chatelet.
The property extends over 14 acres (6 hectares) including a pretty park with a floral garden, a poplar grove, woods, and meadow, surrounded by the arms of the river giving a real charm to the whole.