Ref.2965. Pleasant french castle for sale in Allier.
This beautiful property is situated between the cities of Moulins ans Montluçon, in a nice hilly countryside, in the heart of the Bourbonnais area, in the Allier department, rich in manor houses and castles. It benefits from an easy motorway access and is located at 300km from Geneva. Shops and services can be found on the neighbouring city, 4mi away.
The chateau is well implanted on its park, facing South, it benefits from an open view over the Puy de Dôme.
It was reconstructed at the end of the 17th century on the site of a medieval fortress, 2 of its towers have remained: one is situated on a side of the actual chateau, the other is a further away in the park.
On the ground floor: the chateau comprises a main entrance with large oak stairway, on a side a large sitting room (61sqm) with 5 picture windows, decorated with a Bourgogne stone fireplace and some oak parquet floor. On the other side, a large room composed by a equipped kitchen and some large space for a dining room, a monumental fireplace with a baker' s oven. Secondary entrance. In the tower: vaulted pantry and back kitchen.
In the mezzanine, toilet and wash stand.
On the first floor: 3 bedrooms with nice and warm atmosphere, 3 bathrooms or shower rooms, dressing room in the tower.
Above, a room used as recreation room and laundry, office, 3 bedrooms and a large dressing room.
All in about 380sqm of living space between all 3 levels.
The outbuildings are organized around the courtyard and easy accessible by some avenues on gravelled concrete.
They are composed by: a chapel, a large caretaker' s house of 3 rooms, garage for 5 cars, stables for 3 horses, tackle room in the former laundry where one can find some large wash basins, hay shed, workshop, workshop/stockroom, some other sheds, kennel, another building. Empty.
In front of the pond, a wooden structure with BBQ material and a recreation room.
Everything is well laid-out and carefully maintained.
Of about 15 acres, the land is composed of a park planted with great ornamental trees, some copses, meadows for horses, a vegetable garden (walled), an orchard facing South and sheltered on the North by a wall, and a pond. A large and recent manege for horses of 40x50 meters.
Everything has its own place!
A perfect countryside property, with high quality, well designed, restored with great taste and with care, human sized and easy to live in.