Lussac-les-Églises Chateau / Mansion For Sale

Ref. code: p-Fr-00210-60

Price: € 848.000

This superb 12th century Chateau is situated on the edge of a lovely village in the Haute Vienne, Limousin - There are 2 private driveways in to this Chateau both with double gates and both arrive at the moat which guards the property. Over the moat are the main entrance gates enclosed by a sculptured stone archway. Through the main gates and a round driveway leads you to the front of the Chateau. To the left of the front door a round turret, see main picture, and on the ground floor of the turret is the original Chapel with some superb features and accessed by an outside door. The first floor of the turret accessed from within the Chateau houses the library. The Chateau was formerly owned by the author Bertrand De Cressac and the library is full of all his original works. Back to the main front door of the Chateau and into the reception hallway. The ground floor of the Chateau consists of a Salon, huge dining room, large kitchen which has the original 12th century tiled floors, small kitchen, conservatory, laundry room, boiler room and toilet. The first floor accessed by 2 staircases consists of a Salon, library, 7 bedrooms, bathroom and toilet. The second floor accessed by 2 staircases consists of a Salon, 9 bedrooms, shower room and toilet. The third floor accessed by 2 staircases consists of 1 bedroom and a lot of attic space. All the main rooms and bedrooms have original marble fireplaces. The Chateau also has 2 caves one is used for wine and the other houses the well. To the outside of the Chateau is the 4 hectares part of which which consists of the moat all the way round which is full of Carp, a little Maze and lovely gardens. The rest of the land is a large woodland across the road. The Chateau was re-roofed about 10 years ago. Permission to run a BeB, function suite for weddings and conference centre was granted in 2005 but this permission has probably run out. This Chateau is a superb solid structure but needs work to bring it into the 21 century so budget accordingly. The Chateau is situated between Limoges and Poitiers.

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  • Ref. code: p-Fr-00210-60
  • Type: Villas
  • Phone: +39 0184 26.16.87
  • Price: € 848.000