Chateau and Bed & Breakfast Business near Le Mans, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire
This well established and successful 'chambre d'hotes' (B&B) with excellent access to Le Mans and the Loire Valley has been in the same family for 3 generations with a total 'makeover' completed in 2002. The property is in a great location being just 20 mins from the iconic Le Mans racing circuit and 3km from the nearest town with supermarket, schools etc... Offering 12 bedrooms, a self contained gite as well as the private owners quarters this impressive chateau (dating from the 15th, 18th and 19th centuries) is in a quiet setting overlooking the village.
THE MAIN RESIDENCE
Ground floor - Entrance hall, with stairs to 1st floor, Oval lounge with wood pannelled walls, parquet floor and marble fireplace, large dining hall, kitchen, wc, bedroom (with en-suite bath + shower room). There are 3 separate staircases leading to the upper floors.
First floor - 7 bedrooms composed of; 2 family suites (4 bedrooms + 2 bathrooms), 2 bedrooms with ensuites bathrooms and an additional bedroom currently used as an office.
Second floor - 2 guest bedrooms with en-suites. Private accommodation; 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The pigeonnier has been converted to a 3 floor self contained gite offering: Lounge with open kitchen, beams and wood burner and shower room with wc, 1st floor bedroom and 2nd floor bedroom.
OUTSIDE The plot measures approx. 1 hectare (2.5 acres) with a private drive, swimming pool, pond, lawn, parking area, various wine caves, 2 garages and additional "house" which could be renovated to provide additional accommodation if required.
A good opportunity to take over a business in a superb location providing a comfortable income for the owners as well as a charming period home...