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(86) Vienne

Magnificent Listed Abbey and Convent Complex for sale


Reception Rooms: 6
Bedrooms: 25
Bathrooms: 4
Land: 25 ha

Reference: P4-14962
£ 1,154,175
$ 1,446,887

This magnificent Abbey which is for sale in the Poitou Charentes was built during the reign of Eleanor of Aquitatine in the XIIth Century and is a fully listed Monument Historique. During later centuries some other buildings were added (convent, barn, wine chai, dovecote, abbots house, apartment). The property has immense charm, remarkable architecture and great history. Set in 25 hectares crossed by a river with park, meadowland and woods.
Convent: Ground Floor:
Chapter house,
Corridor with access to entrance hall and monumental staircase
Large Salon
Tower with entrance
Dining Hall,
First floor:
A large gallery leads to the different bedrooms.
Bedroom with washroom / W.C.
Small bathroom
Bedroom with small room.
Six further bedrooms.
Small Salon
Chapel in the tower.
Second Floor;
Small apartment with washbasin.
Eleven bedrooms, two with washbasins. Shower room.
Large room or dormitory.

The Abbots House: This building has retained all its charm and authenticity and is set on two floors with an attic.
Apartment House: Kitchen, two bedrooms, shower room, W.C. Attic above.
Room with exterior access
Adjoining Barn.


Chai ( for storing Wine) on two floors with an attic and new roof and joinery.

The Abbey itself is a strengthened ruin without a roof.
There is a tower on the east side.