Restored XIV & XIX Property Near Richelieu
8 mins from Richelieu
* Quiet country location
* 7 bedroom house
* Courtyard, park & gardens
* Guest lodge, outbuildings, etc.
Located in a quiet country setting a short distance from the local village and a 8 minute drive from the bustling historic town of Richelieu this period home has been well restored and today offers comfortable accommodation for family, friends and guests alike.
The main residence of approx 40m2
is composed of a building dating from the XIII - XIV period and an attached house from XIX. Within the XIX building we have an entrance hall, a kitchen diner of 35m2
with parquet flooring and exposed beams, a lounge of 40m2
with parquet flooring, marble fireplace and exposed beams and a wc. On a half-floor in the XIII part we have 2 bedrooms (14m2
each) and a shower room with wc. On the first floor of the XIX building there is a large landing area of 13m2
with parquet flooring and a large bedroom of 39m2
with parquet and a marble fireplace. The second floor of this building is home to games room, single bedroom and shower room. This building has underground caves beneath. The continuation of the main residence into the XIII part provides another entrance hall with stone stairs. A summer kitchen, a large lounge of 36m2
with quarry tiled floor and impressive stone fireplace from the period and 2 bedrooms. The 1st floor has a large bedroom of 36m2
with again quarry tiled floor, beams and large stone fireplace from the period as well as a private shower room and wc. The second floor has another shower room and attic space.
The guest lodge of 180m2
comprises: ground floor, living room of 33m2
with open kitchen, lounge of 25m2
with tiled floor and beams, a double bedroom, bathroom and wc and boiler room. Upstairs there are a further 2 bedrooms, shwoer room and wc and a large mezzanine area of 32m2
There are a number of outbuildings yet to be restored including : pigeonnier, old bread oven, wine/apple press, barn of 50m2
attached to the XIII lodgings, another barn of 110m2
, two more barns of 85m2
with attics, etc. etc.
The property is focused around an attractive central courtyard with a well, orchard area and truffle area of 4500m2
. Some of the 4.77hectares are currently rented out to the local farmer.
Surrounded by fields ensuring your privacy and peace and quiet yet only a short distance from Richelieu and onward to Chinon, Angers, Tours, etc. etc. An idyllic residence for a family with great rental potential and enormous possibilities in the outbuildings left to play with.
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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.