Chateau 12 Minutes From Tours Centre
12mins from the centre of Tours
* Heart of the Loire Valley
* Large chateau + various outbuildings
* 15 bedrooms: B&B/Gite potential if required
* 5 hectares
* Excellent location
* Nicely presented
12 mins from the centre of Tours with direct TGV access to Paris in around 1h makes this desirable home a 'hot' property for investment and income potential. An ideal European base and one which puts you on the doorstep of the famous Loire Valley with all the trappings which the Kings and Queens of old fell in love with.
This period chateau was extended across its northern face in the 19c and today offers circa 775m2
of living space within. The extension permits to have 5 large reception rooms, recently renovated large kitchen, tower rooms, utility rooms, wc and internal access to the wine cellar and connection to the adjoining separate gite/studio. With period features such as the parquet flooring, marble fireplaces and ornate moldings throughout the reception rooms benefit from excellent views over the park to the rear or courtyard and formal entrance drive to the front. With plenty of natural light through the recently upgraded double glazed windows which along with the geothermic heating system provide a comfortable home throughout the year.
The first floor has a central corridor servicing the 6 bedrooms and suites with access to the attic with potential for more accommodation space in the 'servants quarters' if required. The formal park to the rear also has a large fruit garden, pond, woodland area, swimming pool (in need of a complete renovation) and play area as well as separate gardens for a number of the guest lodges.
The outbuildings include (and are not limited to): a four bedroom logis of 180m2
, a 19c cottage of 136m2
with 3 bedrooms, studio apartment, barn, pigeonaire, etc. etc.
A charming property in an excellent location with enormous scope depending upon the owners requirements.
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About our Partner Agency
Tony runs our partner agent based in the Loire Valley. His passion for motor sports (cars, bikes, jetskis, etc.), culture and architecture led him to this world renowned part of France where it's warm summers and mild winters afford plenty of opportunity for enjoying outdoor life. With over 14 years of experience helping overseas clients find their dream homes Tony is waiting to show you around his area.