Chateau for sale near Saumur, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire
Ref.3948 : Chateau for sale near Saumur.
This beautiful property is located in the Loire Valley, in the beautiful region of Saumur, renowned for its cavalry school, its wine production, its cellars dug into the tufa stone, its history and its châteaux.
Situated in the heart of this dynamic and historic heritage environment, the property benefits from a real tranquillity having been built slightly back, in a pleasant atmosphere at the edge of a small village.
The main shops are nearby in the village. The town of Saumur, 15 minutes away by car, provides all the shops and services as well as tourist activities.
This beautiful mansion, which can also be described as a chateau, set in the middle of a beautiful English-style park, was built at the beginning of the 19th century on the foundations of several medieval fortresses. It was extended a century ago with a high pavilion.
Built of rubble stone and ashlar, this residence is enhanced by high dormer windows which give it a slender appearance, an effect enhanced by the high double-barreled pavilion which also gives it power.
The ground floor comprises a large through entrance hall, beautiful reception rooms (three lounges, a study, a dining room and a winter garden), a large kitchen with its storeroom at the back, a pantry, a bedroom and bathroom and toilet facilities. There are, of course, oak parquet floors, marble fireplaces, panelling, trumeau as well as pieces of woodwork brought in from the 17th century in the "diamond point" style.
On the first floor, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms or shower rooms, some of which are spacious. Anterooms and wardrobes.
Above, 4 bedrooms, anteroom, 3 bathrooms or shower rooms.
Beautiful and long vaulted cellars.
The living area is about 600sqm.
The outbuildings, which are in very good condition, are close to the chateau and include a 5-room annexe + terrace and 3 bathrooms. One part has been restored and the other is in a state of use.
A long orangery-style building with five large rooms to be converted, offering magnificent prospects for housing and/or event projects.
A large workshop/garage
A large covered wood shed
Large heated swimming pool and pool house.
Beautiful romantic park of 24.68 acres (9 ha 99 a 13 ca) decorated with plane trees, chestnut trees, poplars, umbrella pines and cedars, and crossed by a river. There are lovely features such as bridges, one of which has a charming reinforced concrete railing imitating wood as was done at the end of the 19th century, a small waterfall, an island, circular paths, etc.