Sainte-Néomaye Chateau / Mansion For Sale
Ref. code: p-Fr-00210-66Faboulous Chateau, in it's own beautiful park, with wonderful views, 15 acre estate with gardens, grounds and woodland paths leading down to a wild trout stream. 9 bedrooms 5 of which have en-suites. Additional large staff house and adjoining guest house. Only an hour from La Rochelle and the coast. - This classic Neo Gothhic Chateau is in excellent condition having been extensively renovated maintaining its magic ambience uet intergrating modern facilities. This very pretty chateau originally dates back from the 13th century and in 1689 was donated by Louis X1V to the family Devernou. It was re-built in the 19th century, hence its picture book neo-gothic architercture and stylish accomodation. Its elevated position gives wonderfull all round panoramic views of the L' Hermitaine valley. The chateau has a 16 x6 swimming pool with jacuzzi and is surrounded by private 15 acre gardens, grounds terraces and woodland. Situated in the heart of the Deux-Sevres renowned for its traditional French hospitality and events the chateau is located just 45 minutes from Poitiers and its airport and 20 minutes from Niort and about an hour to La Rochelle and the Atlantic coast. It is an idea base for an endless list of possible activities for all seasons. The local train station has a direct TGV train connection to Paris (2 hours). The chateau has oil central heating and offers ambient and comfortable accomodation. Ground floor Large entrance hall leading to Blue salon, with ope fireplace and doors leading onto the sunny garden terrace, ov erlooking Carp pond and chapel. Red Salon with wood panelling and fabric decorated walls, double doors to large balcony and beautiful views. Cloakroom and separate WC Second hall leading to small kitchenette which also serves the outdorr balcony. Stone spiral stairway leading down to the oldest part of the chateau. Lower ground floor Kitchen and dining room area of 45sq m with fully equipped fitted kitchen consisting of induction hot oven, dishwasher ect. to adjoining vaulted cellars and utiliity rooms, great space for entertaining. Small sauna and WC. Bedrooms Nine large double bedrooms, five of whihc have en-suite with balconies on the first floor. Additonal staff house and adjoining guest house. accomodtaion together totalling 450sq.m Ground floor reception with bar, kitchenette. First floor lounge, bathroom and wc. First floor room 1 first floor room 2, games room/stable, double garage. Entrance 2nd house, kitchen and diner and wc, first floor lounge, first floor bathroom, double bedroom, triple bedroom double garage and workshop. This is a very pretty chateau, large windows which let in lots of light, the parkland really is beautiful, one of the nicest parks I have seen, fully mature with a small lake. A delight to visit!
- Phone: +39 0184 26.16.87
- Price: € 1.392.563
- Ref. code: p-Fr-00210-66
- Type: Villas