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Exceptional C19th listed chateau in the Loire Valley

Reference: C5-3829

French Castle For Sale - Pays-de-la-Loire - Sarthe (72) - France

Remarkable listed chateau for sale in upper Loire Valley set in outstanding listed parkland, on a hillside with far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside. Outbuildings include old stables, garage for 3 cars, Artist's studio and orangery transformed into a 3 bed guest house.

Reception Rooms: 8
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 5
Land: 15 ha
Ref: C5-3829
Price € 3,200,000
Price £ 2,927,040
Price $ 3,630,720

This beautiful château is set in outstanding listed parkland, on a hillside with far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside.
The main shops and services are 4 km away. Le Mans, a regional metropolis, is 15 km away, with a TGV train station linking Paris in 55 minutes and easy access to all motorways.

The château, constructed in 1844 in a Neo-Gothic architectural style, maintains its original decor, which has gracefully evolved over time, particularly with the incorporation of Art-Deco elements, such as mosaics by Isidore Odorico from the 1930s. Covering approximately 700 square meters of living space, the château is divided as follows:

GARDEN LEVEL

Entrance
Billiard room
Two rooms
Spacious vaulted kitchen
Linen room
Various small rooms

RAISED GROUND FLOOR
Entrance hall
Small and large lounges
Study
Library
Dining room
Pantry and kitchen area
WC
A remarkable wrought iron banister-adorned stairway leads to the:

FIRST FLOOR
Three bedrooms
Two bathrooms with WC
One shower room with WC

SECOND FLOOR
Four bedrooms
One bathroom
One shower room with WC

OUTBUILDINGS
Forming a U-shaped courtyard:

Garages for three cars
Woodshed
Porch
Former stables
Tack room
Upstairs sheds
Attic
Artist's studio
The former orangery has been transformed into a guest house with a spacious sitting room, kitchen, two bedrooms upstairs, and two bathrooms, including a former bread oven.
A structure used as a coach house with an old dwelling above.
Additionally, there is a former caretaker's cottage situated at the entrance to the property. This elegant brick and stone building comprises a living room, kitchen, bathroom, and upstairs, three bedrooms with sloping ceilings and a bathroom.
The château, perched on the edge of its promontory, commands a dominating presence over the plain and offers splendid panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

The grounds comprise a beautiful English-style landscaped park created in 1873 by Edouard André and listed as a Monument Historique. The park stretches along the side of a hill and features a wide variety of monumental trees, including redwoods, cedars, ginko, lime, chestnut and acacia. The park features pathways and a pond, covering around 37,07 acres.

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