Between Nevers and the Morvan' s Mountains, at 2,30 h from Paris, many outbuildings, in a park of 5ha:
In a countryside environment, at about 20 km from Nevers, castle for sale of 1600m2 of useful surface (1200m2 of living space), built in the XIX th century as a hunting ?rendez- vous' for the dukes of Nevers, and a place where the painter (and sculptor) Rosa Bonheur found inspiration..
It offers a large and impressive overview on the Morvan' s forests and the nearer countryside .
This castle, is three storeyed on a general basement and is built with a central main part and two symetrical wings. Each one of these wings is extended: the north one by a terrace and the south one by a chapel .
Many outbuildings, out of which 2 are mainly restored , 3, to be restored, offer walls and roof, 4 , the smallest, only the walls, give good extension possibilities.
The main façades are exposed East and West.
Each floor is 400m2 surfaced and so the cellar. At the present time 26 rooms are available of which 21 bedrooms, equipped with bath room or shower room and WC.
The park is nicely planted with trees.
The castle, the restored outbuildings and the park are well maintained and in a very good state .
Description of the estate :
Masonry of bricks and ?tuffeau stone?.
Roofing in slate.
Door and window frame in PVC with double glassing.
Gas central heating
Some of the XIXth century elements are maintained in place or well restored.
Ground floor :
A large hall, in white pavement with a carved colonnade, opening on the main (east) façade.
A large stone staircase with a wrought iron hand-rail giving access to the upper floors;
In the South wing: two large rooms ?en enfilade? (dining room and sitting room), both giving on the east and west façades. Both with a chimney, wooden panelling and old ?terre cuite? tiling.. In prolongation a kitchen (with professional equipment), a WC, a staircase giving access to the cellar and then, the chapel.
In the North wing: three rooms ?en enfilade? : a study, a sitting room, a library, and then a room (with windows in gothic style) giving access to the open terrace.
A bedroom with a bathroom, both specially designed for the access of the disable persons.
First floor :
A landing and two corridors giving access, each one, to five bedrooms. These bedrooms are equipped with a bathroom or a shower room and WC
Also a landing and two corridors giving access to five bedrooms similarly equipped.
On the first and second floor, or In the castle , the rooms have kept the ceiling ?à la Française? , the chimneys, The pavements have been replaced by tiling pavement.
The door and window frame are in PVC with double glassing. The insulation (interior) is based on 35cm of fibreglass which gives good conditions of comfort , with the gas central heating and the VMC.
The treatment of the sanitary waters is in standards.