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(49) Maine et Loire

Exceptional 19th C. chateau near Angers-Loire Valley


Reception Rooms: 5
Bedrooms: 8
Bathrooms: 4
Land: 6.32 ha

Reference: C5-3877
£ 1,868,356
$ 2,410,419

Exceptional 19th century chateau for sale near Angers in the heart of the Loire valley.
The chateau was built for the Count de la Boullaye in 1863. The latter, a racehorse enthusiast, also built outbuildings with stables to match his passion. After the sale of the property in 1920, the castle changed hands several times with various fortunes, before being bought by an architecture enthusiast who knew how to give back its former splendor after an expensive and high quality restoration.

This beautiful 19th century chateau with a living area of about 500 sqm comprises:
Raised ground floor: entrance hall with oak herringbone parquet flooring and staircase, living room with marble fireplace and beautiful moulded ceilings, dining room with oak herringbone parquet flooring, small living room, study in the tower, kitchen and small dining room in the tower, washroom.
Service staircase leading to the upper floors.

First floor : 4 bedrooms, 3 with their own bathroom and WC and 1 with a shower room and WC

Second floor : level to be fitted out (insulation and water and electricity connections made).

Ground floor : old kitchen, boiler room, cellar.

This property is a comfortable main residence which has benefited from very important work over the last 20 years (roofing, window frames, restoration, electricity, plumbing...).
Connection to mains drainage
Central heating
Town water + well for the outside
Ideal Standard boiler with fuel of 2003. Buried tank 10.500L.

The outbuildings include :
an elegant building with:
A main body that houses 4 garages with attic above
Two wings with service rooms in one and a Guardians apartment in the other (60sqm with living room, bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and two additional rooms on the first floor).

Hen house
An old orangery

Beautiful enclosed English park planted with large ornamental trees including exceptional hundred-year-old oaks, meadows and woods (1,33 ha).
The whole estate is 6,32ha which is partly enclosed.

This beautiful property is located in the charming Angevin bocage, south of the Loire River and 35 km from the city of Angers. This exceptional chateau benefits from a pleasant situation on the edge of a lively village (bakery, restaurant).
The autoroute is 15 km away. Access by train is by TER 8kms and TGV 35kms away.

Anjou, a historical region whose capital is Angers, is a destination known for its "Angevin sweetness". This region has many assets: castles, charming villages, hiking and vineyards.