Chateau - quiet location, outbuildings , Manche, Normandy
Stunning chateau in an excellent state of repair, having stunning outbuildings and being enclosed within its own grounds, having a gated entrance drive The chateau has much to offer in the way of business opportunities and is located about 35 minutes from the western coastline of France. The current owners have carefully maintained the property, ensuring the features have been retained. There are two entrances to the chateau, via the sweeping and impressive main drive, or by the side drive. The exterior of the chateau was renovated and repainted just a year ago, along with St Peters statue,a large wooden statue nestling within an alcove on the front of the property.
Utilities - Mains and well water Electricity Individual sewage system Some double glazing Telephone line with broadband access Oil fired central heating in the chateau and electric heating in the guest cottage
CHATEAU Basement level -Wine store in a good dry condition, having wine storage and cupboards. Ground floor - Summer room which was once a coach house,with arch shaped openings and access to the front and rear of the property.Entrance hall with parquet floor, Sitting room with a door to the front terrace, an impressive original stone fireplace and pamment floor tiles. Kitchen with stylish fitted units and a door to the rear garden. Dining room, which could be used a as ground floor bedroom as it is next to a ground floor shower room. The dining room having wood panels at the lower wall level and a fireplace. The shower room is a modern style, having a shower cubicle, WC and glass washbasin. All corridors and landings have original wooden floors. First Floor - Office, Three double bedrooms all with original flooring,two with fireplaces.One with a shower room and Dressing room, The spacious Family bathroom has a free standing bath, original library style cupboards a WC, washbasin and tiled floor.
The second floor can be accessed via the main stairway or via an independent staircase from a second entrance, thus allowing it to be part of the main residence or can be used as an independent apartment. There are three further bedrooms, a bathroom,Kitchen with breakfast area,sitting room and a storage room? On the third floor is a large open plan mezzanine style area.
Within the parkland grounds is a magnificent old coach house with grooms quarters and original features which could possibly be converted to a dwelling . A pigeonniere with several levels and giving a pretty focal point within the grounds.
The gardens are mature and enclosed, a paddock lies to one side of the property and is good grazing land.
Being close to the popular market town of Saint Hilaire du Harcouet on the southern Manche border, it is superbly situated for exploring the local departments of Britanny, Mayenne and Orne as well as Manche. The closest ferry ports are about an hour or so away , as are the local airports, enabling easy access to the UK.
A fabulous period property with so much to offer