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(80) Somme

Fine 19th C. Chateau for sale near the Bay of the Somme


Reception Rooms: 2
Bedrooms: 13
Bathrooms: 1
Land: 6 ha

Reference: C5-3562
£ 779,069
$ 1,005,099

Fine 19th C. Chateau for sale, within easy reach of Saint Valery sur Somme, le Crotoy and Abbeville. Built in 1850 by a local man and became a religious institution for young boys. It was occupied by the German army during the Second World War, and eventually used as a school trips center before more recently becoming a receptions and tourist accommodation venue.

The chateau is reached through an impressive stone and brick pillar gated entrance.
The building is in a U shape and flanked by a spacious veranda of over 100m2 opening onto the grounds, the chateau itself is built over two floors, and its attics with a private apartment looking out from the main south facing façade.

With over 1000m2 of living space it comprises;
Ground floor: Several living rooms and dining rooms, offices, two kitchens and a fully equipped cottage.
First floor: 13 bedrooms with W.C and a separate cottage.
In the attic is a dormitory.

Basement: two cellars and a discotheque.

Additional information;
- Two Bosch oil fired boilers, over 10 years old 2 tanks 10,000 litres and 5000 litres. 
- Slate roof renewed in 2016.
- Windows and doors are single glazed, hot water produced by electric cumulus, mains drainage, indoor pool unheated.

Outbuildings; Large converted outbuilding with two lodges, each comprising a kitchen area, a bathroom, and several bedrooms.  

Grounds; A magnificent domain set in 6 hectares of fully enclosed grounds, including woods with many types of trees (beech, linden, chestnut, plane), as well as lawns a garden with alley of linden beech chestnut and plane, a lake and fields.