Superbly located listed chateau for sale in river valley, Eure-et-Loir, Centre-Val de Loire
Ref. 3961 Superbly located listed chateau for sale in river valley
This fine 17th century Château is situated in the Eure et Loir department west of Paris close to a charming town, a mere 1 km away. Paris is at 1 hr by train, and 1hr10 by car.
The fully restored east-west facing Château built in regional brick and stone dating from the Century. Platane tree -lined entrance leads to a wrought iron gate and a vast ?cour d?honneur? courtyard where the floor heated Orangerie faces its sister building with 10 garages and hall. Following one traverses the river fed moat to the Château proper, and to its breathtaking view to the east and its semicircular body of water, equally supplied by the adjoining river.
The rectangular Château hosts a 1000 sqm floor space distributed in three floors.
Ground floor, A large entrance hall now used as a reception room leads to a majestic staircase with beautiful wrought iron railings. To the left is a bright living room, a billiard room with a charming indoor fountain, a bedroom and vaulted bathroom; to the right, a bedroom, a living room and the kitchens.
First floor. From the sumptuous staircase to the left of the landing an imposing, unique auditioning hall with a cathedral style ceiling and fireplace adorned with bannisters from the second floor adds to the grandeur of the north wing. To the right the south wing houses 7 rooms with bathrooms. At the extreme south with a view to the Church of the wing a helicoidal staircase traverses the three floors. An additional staircase allows access to the second floor from the hall.
Second floor. The north wing overlooks the grand hall, and comprises of 7 rooms and three bathrooms distributed in the south wing.
A vast fully renovated and luminous orangerie with gas-fired floor heating perfect for receptions, 400sqm floor space, with an equivalent area in the attic ready for upgrading into useful space and/or rooms.
The pavilion facing the orangerie with its vast 10 garages and Hall in the first floor and architects offices. Electric heating. Total floor space apoproximately 700 sqm including the garages.
The château and its 3 hectares is surrounded by a river fed moat that channels the water past amongst the easy to manage park adorned with magnificent trees including a spectacular 400 year old plane tree. A sumptuous semi-circular lake looks out to the east river valley meadows parseminated with trees. The property borders the river, and is enclosed by a full-lenth parkwall.