Reception Rooms: 4
Land: 3.95 ha
An enchanting fairy-tale Chateau for sale dating back to the 14th century surrounded by its magical spring fed moat, full of fish and frequented by wildlife. Set in grounds of just under 4 hectares of parkland with many mature protected trees and a splendid heated swimming pool the Chateau, which is South facing, is in the well known Bordeaux/St Emilion district and only 30 minutes from Merignac, the Bordeaux international airport. Secluded in its grounds and yet only minutes from a charming village the Chateau has a rich history. It underwent extensive renovation in 2013 and now offers almost 900m2 of habitable living space including ten bedrooms and suites.
A substantial hall with an impressive staircase, behind which is a pantry and W.C. leads to the upper floors. To one side is a Salon, Dining room with doors onto the south facing terrace and two further large reception rooms. In the opposite direction is a substantial kitchen.
Four bedroom suites with bathrooms.
Six bedrooms and five bathrooms. In the case of one of the bedrooms it is adjoining a kids bedroom and this suite shares one of the five bathrooms.
A large vaulted cellar.
Gas fired heating and air conditioning with collective boiler
Two grand towers dating back to the 14th century origins of the castle frame the Chateau which is known for being one of the oldest properties in the Gironde. Guarding its fascinating past with its royal links, this Chateau has evolved to become a spacious comfortable and well it family home.
Access to the Chateau is by a small double arched bridge leading to a well maintained courtyard garden. There is ample car parking space and the park is entirely fenced and secure. Unique and a rare opportunity to buy a moated chateau tantalisingly close to Bordeaux, its airport, TGV and all the other benefits of this beautiful city.
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