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(37) Indre et Loire

Stunning ISMH Listed Château in the Loire Valley


Reception Rooms: 7
Bedrooms: 8
Bathrooms: 6
Land: 8.87 ha

Reference: C5-3006
£ 2,893,308
$ 3,886,707

Situated in the countryside in a peaceful, wooded environment yet just 1.5 kms from a village with shops and 15 kms from Tours with its airport, the Château also benefits from easy access to Paris some 225 kms away, either by motorway or train. With its water-filled moat this XVI/XVIIth C Château is ISMH listed. Heated swimming pool, caretaker's house, chapel converted to accommodation, 2 towers.

Built at the end of the XVIth C in the form of a square courtyard surrounded by moats, the Château is composed of a main building and a lower wing, together with a chapel and 2 former defence towers. At the west side, the fortified gate remains, formerly equipped with a drawbridge.

The Château, with a living area of 500 m2, comprises:
Ground floor: Sitting room 62 m2; Dining room 40 m2; Library 40 m2; equipped Kitchen 45 m2; back Kitchen; Cloakroom; WC; Boiler room.
First floor: Master Bedroom 45 m2 with Bathroom; Study (or Bedroom); 2 further Bedrooms; Bathroom and WC.
Second floor: Sitting room; 3 Bedrooms; 2 Bathrooms.

Garage for 2 cars.
Caretaker's house (approx. 55 m2) with 2 rooms, Kitchen and Bathroom.
Former Chapel converted into an air-conditioned dwelling: Basement with wine cellar; Ground floor: Study 60 m2; WC.
Above: Studio flat of about 60 m2 with Kitchen area and Bathroom.
One of the former defence towers has 3 levels awaiting conversion.
The other tower has a kennel and woodshed on the ground floor, with a dovecote above.
Heated swimming pool 12 x 7 m with heat pump and electric cover.
Pool house with cloakroom and bar.

The grounds of 8.87 ha include a beautiful avenue of lime trees leading up to the main gate and delightful parkland beyond the moat. There is a potager, meadows, woods and further land in a lovely, unspoilt environment.
Approximately 2.5 Hectares of agrictultural land are let to a farmer.

Taxes: Taxe Fonciere and Taxe d'Habitation combined are approximately 6,000 Euros. p.a.

This property is a rare jewel, beautifully maintained and in a tranquil unspoitl environment, completely unblighted.