Château - CHARMANT (16320) - CHARENTE € 1,356,600 € 1,295,000

Réf : 111427JMI16

Stunning renovated 16C Château, nestled in the South Charente, in enclosed park of 1.28h with independent 2 bedroom Priory.

The chateau boasts 730m² of living space and sports an innovative wood chip boiler, double glazing and new roofs, all helping to keep life in the chateau comfortable and running costs low.  The park is well stocked with stunning views. Swimming pool with views stretching towards the Dordogne. This property would make either an elegant family home with guest house or could be easily run as an unforgettable boutique hotel, among other things.  Currently finished to a very high spec. there is potential for further development. The renovated 2 bedroom guest house is a valuable asset

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Réf : 111427JMI16

Detailed description

The main entrance to the château is in an inner courtyard and opens onto a magnificent stone stairwell rising to the first and second floors whose arches delimit the hall / billiard room. The château has numerous outstandingly beautiful fireplaces found in most of the principal rooms and bedrooms.  

On the ground floor is the Salon with chimney, family dining room with chimney and a bespoke kitchen, a formal dining room with chimney (former dining room Knights of the Templar) over which runs the now enclosed Gallery room.  On the ground floor is also a bedroom and sumptuous bathroom with italienne shower, guest cloakroom and laundry room.  

First floor with useful landing space, 4 bedrooms,  two of which also have stunning chimneys, Bathroom and shower room.  The renaissance gallery library with tower. 

Second floor large landing/conference/sports room, 2 bedrooms one with chimney again and shower room.  

Large barn housing the boiler and offering further development possibilities, 24m² garden storage area and the guest house with kitchen, sitting room with stunning fireplace, 2 bedrooms and a large shower room. Although currently finished to a very high spec. there is potential for further development. 

The renovated 2 bedroom  guest house is a valuable asset.

The château  is ideally located: centre of the Nouvelles Aquitaine, only 20mins from Angouleme making travel to Paris/Bordeaux easy by train, choice of international airports.  With the Atlantic coast, Cognac/Jarnac, Limoge, Sainte and St Emilion nearby no shortage of activities. Nearest town: fortified town of Villebois Lavalette with amenities and Saturday market.  

  • 1 295 000 € (HAI)
  • agency fees to be paid by seller
This property has ...
  • Barns / outbuildings
  • Business potential
  • Character property
  • Detached
  • Double glazing
  • Electricity on site
  • Private parking
  • Suitable for horses
  • Swimming Pool
Property Type
  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Country House
  • Equestrian
  • Family Home
  • Manoir
  • 0-2KM to amenities
  • Close to golf course
  • Village property
Poitou Charentes
  • DPE - 135
  • GES - 2