Property Details

France - Aquitaine, Gironde, Blaye

Bedrooms6 Bathrooms4 Reception rooms3

  • Built by Louis XVI
  • Beautifully renovated
  • 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
  • New roof
  • Private location
  • 2.7 ha of beautiful gardens
  • Located on the edge of a pretty village
  • Close to Bordeaux

Built in 1750 by Louis XVI, this beautifully renovated chateau blends classic French architecture with modern luxury and comfort. The property is on the edge of a pretty village, surrounded by 2.7 ha of land. The bustling city of Bordeaux with its airport and high-speed train link is within easy reach.

 

The property is south-facing and opens onto an informal garden. The central entrance hall is light and spacious, and leads directly through to the rear aspect with steps down to the back of the property. The principal reception room has tall ceilings and large windows. There are magnificent original features throughout, including marble fireplaces, plaster relief mouldings, and polished hardwood floors.  

 

The internal layout is quite flexible and could easily be restructured to accommodate different needs.  The chateau has been recently renovated and these works have included a complete new roof.  There is great potential for further renovation work on the lower level of the building and additional outbuildings, including a completely separate house, wine-store, turret and gatehouse. The property is on the outskirts of a small but lively village with shops and is 45km from the cosmopolitan city of Bordeaux. 

 

GRAND ENTRANCE HALL: Beautiful full height original glazed doors opening to the front & back gardens. Original ceiling plasterwork. Wood burning stove. 21' 11'' x 9' 10'' (6.7m x 3m)

SALON: A truly elegant room with renovated original painted wall panels, marble fireplace with gold embossed mirror above. Two large windows overlooking the front park. Full height double panelled door to entrance hall. 20' 7'' x 17' 0'' (6.3m x 5.2m)

DINING ROOM: Original wooden floor, ceiling plaster work and fireplace. Two large windows overlooking the front park. Two large panelled doors to entrance and door through to inner hall. 20' 11'' x 16' 4'' (6.38m x 5m)

INNER HALL: Large window to front. Stairs down to lower bedrooms. Door to kitchen.16' 4'' x 7' 2'' (5m x 2.2m)

KITCHEN: 15' 1'' x 10' 5'' (4.6m x 3.2m)

BACK HALL: Leading to 2nd Salon-bedroom and 3rd bedroom. 41' 0'' x 5' 10'' (12.5m x 1.8m)

2ND SALON-BEDROOM: Original wooden floor and marble fireplace with mirror above and insert wood burner. Two large windows overlooking the back park. 20' 7'' x 14' 5'' (6.3m x 4.4m)

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE: A stunning room with seven large windows to three aspects. Vanity unit with hand basin. Original fireplace with mirror over. Ornate ceiling mouldings. Door to en-suite. 28' 2'' x 20' 7'' (8.6m x 6.3m)

ENSUITE BATHROOM: Inset bath with WC. Large window overlooking the back park. 9' 2'' x 7' 6'' (2.8m x 2.3m)

BEDROOM WITH ENSUITE: 15' 4'' x 14' 1'' (4.7m x 4.3m)

EN-SUITE BATHROOM: Bath, hand-basin and WC

CORRIDOR: Leading to master bedroom 20' 7'' x 5' 2'' (6.3m x 1.6m)

BEDROOM: 14' 1'' x 12' 9'' (4.3m x 3.9m)

ENSUITE BATHROOM: Bath, hand basin and WC: 9' 2'' x 6' 6'' (2.8m x 2m)

WC & hand basin. Large window to back: 9' 2'' x 7' 10'' (2.8m x 2.4m)

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 1: 14' 4'' x 10' 1'' (4.37m x 3.07m)

EN-SUITE BATHROOM: Bath, hand-basin and WC

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 2: 14' 9'' x 9' 7'' (4.49m x 2.91m)

DRESSING ROOM: 11' 3'' x 6' 9'' (3.42m x 2.06m)

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 3: 13' 3'' x 9' 9'' (4.05m x 2.97m)

DRESSING ROOM: 8.22m2

UTILITY CUPBOARD: Plumbing for washing machine.

BASEMENT: This area is under the master bedroom, 2nd salon-bed and bedroom. This could easily be converted into further accommodation. 200m2


OUTSIDE

STONE BUILDING: This stone building has a new roof and is ideal to renovate into a Guesthouse. 59' 0'' x 29' 6'' (18m x 9m)

PIGEONNIER

PARK AND LAND: 2.7 Hectares


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Distance to Train Station: 40 kms

Distance to Coast: 70 kms

Distance to Airport: 45 kms

Distance to Shops & Services: 2 kms

Broadband: Yes

Drainage: Septic tank

Habitable Area: 400 m2

Land Size: 27,000 m2

Heating: Wood

Neighbours: None within sight

Built: 1750


For sale

Ref #: 220

Blaye
€1,490,000 Freehold

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Features

    Fireplace / log burner, En suite, Terrace, Garden, Swimming pool or space to install one, Outbuildings, Private Driveway, Parking, No near neighbours, Shops and amenities nearby, Lively market town nearby, Coast within 1 hour, International airport within 1hr, Close to public transport

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