LIVE THE CHATEAU LIFE IN THIS BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED WING OF A FRENCH CHATEAU IN SOUTH-WEST FRANCE – READY TO MOVE INTO AND ENJOY.
Dating back to the early 1600s this historic Chateau is at the centre of a lively village 20 minutes from the charming town of Bergerac. Now divided into independent sections this property presents an easy path to Chateau living in a beautiful part of the south west of France, surrounded by vineyards.
Ready to move into and enjoy, this elegant property has been stylishly renovated and boasts over 370m2 of living space over four floors. There are three large bedrooms, all with ensuite shower rooms complemented by spacious living areas and a beautiful modern kitchen.
Outside the Apartment’s gardens are newly landscaped and offer stunning views over the vineyards of the Dordogne. There is a newly installed lap pool (salt 7m x 1.6m, 1.3m deep) and a stunning summer house equipped with electric shutters which offers a perfect way to enjoy the sunshine and which is an ideal base for outside entertaining.
The entrance at the front of the Chateau at Ground Level leads into the wonderful and well equipped kitchen with top of the range appliances, stone walls and magnificent vaulted ceiling. The kitchen leads to a living area, again with vaulted ceilings, comprising the Salon and an adjacent Study, which could be transformed into an additional bedroom if required as it has a large cloakroom off it.
An ornate stone staircase leads down to the Garden Level, with an extraordinary Grand Salon , again with vaulted stone ceilings and wooden floor; a spacious and humidity controlled Wine Cave and a large Summer Kitchen as well as a further Cloakroom.
On this floor one exterior door leads to the main lawned area and the Summer House and pool, the other provides the main entrance at this level via a delightful ornamental and shady Courtyard Garden. There is also a gravelled drive with plenty of space for parking.
A timber staircase from the Ground Floor leads to the Apartment’s three spacious bedrooms, all with brand new ensuite shower rooms. With ceiling heights of over 4 metres these rooms are light and airy and have been decorated with style and taste.
The staircase from the first floor leads up to a large open area with windows, a fully boarded floor, five large windows water and electrics which could easily be converted to provide additional accommodation such as 2/3 large bedrooms with en suite bathrooms.
The wing benefits from oil fired central heating and is connected to mains drainage.
Surrounded by vineyards creating award-winning wines, this very special property is in a beautiful village with an excellent restaurant and comes ‘ready to go’ as the price includes the fixtures, fittings and furniture (Inventory available) and there is a concierge service available if required.
Also included is International Family Membership at nearby Chateau des Vigiers – a luxury golf and country club.
Airports at Bergerac and Bordeaux are easily accessible.
This Chateau apartment is at the heart of all that symbolises the popular dream of living in rural France – lush rolling countryside, wildlife-rich forests, legendary vineyards, wide fast-flowing rivers overlooked by chateaux, sunlit medieval villages whose bistros serve mouth-watering menus based on local produce. In short, the Dordogne.
378m2 Property Area
1746m2 Landscaped Garden
16 Rooms over three floors
Potential for 3 additional bedrooms on boarded out fourth floor
4 Bedrooms, one of which is currently a study
Salt water 'lap' pool (7m x 1.6m)
Fuel oil heating & mains drainage
Concierge Services available if required
including fixtures, fittings and furniture
A very desirable dwelling in a singular setting – ready to move into and enjoy.
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