Castle, lake, houses on 62 ha for sale Haute Vienne, Limousin, France

Limousin, Haute-Vienne

€848,000 ID: 123775
Under Offer

Castle, lake, houses and 62 ha for sale Haute Vienne, Limousin, France.

19th century historic château with tower, huge lake, barns, outbuildings, 3 houses to renovate, land, orchard & woodland

A fantastic chateau with 62 hectares of land, orchard, woodland & meadows. 8 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, oil central heating & new fosse.
Lake, barns, outbuildings to renovate, old forge, bread oven, less than 5km from St Mathieu with most amenities including a leisure lake.
Very close to the lakes of the Haute Charente, with their beaches, restaurants, bathing & sailing and only 16km from Piegut and its internationally known market. Angouleme is 62 km away, with its direct TGV rail links to the UK (via Lille) & Paris. Limoges airport just over half an hour (42km) away, Poitiers, Bordeaux & Bergerac airports are all within striking distance.

Forming a small hamlet on the edge of its huge lake, this property comprises an historic chateau with 8 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, perigordian tower, exposed beams throughout, oil fired central heating, its own water supply and a new fosse.

The chateau sits alongside its huge lake, barns, outbuildings and 3 houses to renovate, old forge, bread oven, 62 hectares of land, orchard, woodland & meadows.
A gated long driveway leads to parking in front of the chateau.
The grand Entrance Hall has an ornate tiled floor. To the right of the grand staircase is a Salon with marble fireplace & oak floor. Doors to a terrace which runs the length of the chateau giving superb views of the lake, land & woods. Oak balustrade stairs lead to Bedroom 1. Leading from the Salon is a large formal Dining room with a grand stone and green brick fireplace, oak panelling and doors to the terrace.
Drawing room with dual aspect and again doors to the terrace. To the left of the entrance hall is an enormous Pantry room with tiled floor and small fireplace. Kitchen / Dining room with classic stone fireplace & open fire.
The kitchen has fitted wall & base units, good work surfaces, gas & induction hobs, electric oven, 2 separate sinks, island unit with bookcase, pantry & tiled floor.

The grand staircase from the hall leads to a large landing. To the left are three bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom of bath, wc & hand basin. To the right of the landing is a storage room and Bedroom 5 with en-suite bathroom of bath, shower, wc, vanity unit & hand basin. Separate wc.

The staircase continues to the second floor with landing and Bedroom 6 with dual aspect and fireplace. Bathroom with bath, shower & two hand basins. A corridor leads to Bedrooms 7 & 8 and a storage room.
More stairs lead to the perigordian tower with a Lounge to renovate. Three aspects provide views over the estate.

Outside there is a Hangar/ Barn, three houses to renovate. Attached barn to renovate with 4 bedrooms. Old bread oven, forge, barns & outbuildings.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Good / some decorations
    Special class
    Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
    Total living area
    430 m²
    Plot size
    619,889 m²
    Stories / levels
  • Room information

    All bathrooms
  • Special features

    • Guesthouse
    • Caretaker cottage
    • Workshop
    • Barn