Ref.3133 : French chateau for sale in the Sarthe Department.
This beautiful architectural treasure is situated between a village and the countryside, about 2 hours West from Paris. Two great gates enclose the courtyards of the chateau. The basic amenities are on a walk distance from there.
Four years, from1760 until 1764, were needed to built this true small palace. A large gate leads the access to the property from the small square of the village.
A stone stoop leads to the door of the chateau. The reception rooms open to some magnificent French style gardens, South exposed.
Of about 2150sqm of living space, the main building of the chateau has been wonderfully laid out and comprises on the ground floor: a large entrance hall, small and large sitting room (50 and 88sqm), small and large dining room (50 and 69sqm), study, TV room, beautiful bedroom (50sqm) with complete bathroom, kitchen, pantry.
All these rooms benefit from a rich original decorative features: stone floors, Versailles oak parquet floors, framings, finely crafted marble fireplaces. The 4 reception rooms on the South side intercommunicate by large oak doors remarkably sculpted.
There is a half-stage with a laundry and some staff rooms.
The majestic central stairway, on stone with banisters, as well as the 2 stairways with iron wrought handrail, situated at each extremity of the chateau, and a lift, lead to the first floor. A large central corridor leads to 10 ravishing bedrooms with bathroom and toilet.
The second floor is composed of 5 bedrooms with bathroom and toilet. There are 3 rooms awaiting conversion.
The decoration, the lay out and the utmost care give each bedroom a unique personality.
Attic space above.
Complete basement, vaulted: cellar, boiler room and several stock rooms.
Adjoining the chateau, there is a building, that opens to the outbuildings courtyard. It comprises on the ground floor a sitting room, a chapel and some rooms awaiting conversion. On the first floor: 2 apartments for the staff, 2 or 3 rooms.
The hemicycle building shelters several stock rooms.
The building in the courtyard comprises on the ground floor: small showroom, sports room and some stock rooms. The first floor is awaiting conversion.
The building of the former stables is nowadays a theatre.
Adjoining to this buildings, and perpendicular: a beautiful orangery and a flat of about 300sqm.
Heated pool, about 11m in diameter.
7 garages for cars, workshops and stock rooms.
2 gardeners take care of 4 acres of French style gardens and a vegetable garden on a lower level. An avenue borders the pond well kept by geese. 2 large grasslands and woods of about 71 acres, mostly enclosed, composed this unique and beautiful haven of greenery.
The chateau, its gate, outbuildings and park are registered in the French Supplementary Historic Monuments List.