Castle for sale


1 bedroom 1000 square meters

Immoweb code : 9269446


1 bedroom
1000 square meters livable space
50000 square meters of land


An old, 19th century, military horse supply centre where the

This property stands on the outskirts of a little Dordogne village along the road between Angoulême and Brantôme, the "little Venice of the Périgord region". The densely wooded region features a wealth of picturesque villages, old stone and heritage such as Villebois-Lavalette castle or the Charente's "Little Versailles", the crazy dream of the Réthoré brothers, both nearby. This house is barely an hour from Périgueux and just 30 minutes from Angoulême, a town with chocolate factories, capital of the comic strip and renowned for its annual Circuit-des-Remparts classic car race. Capital of the Charente department, Angoulême's TGV train station provides links to Paris taking exactly 2 hours. Once past the river that flows alongside most of the village, a fe w houses and the outbuildings of an old chateau, a lane leads to a wooded area and the main edifice, on a rise, quickly comes into view, followed by its outbuildings, extending westwards. Access is gained next to one of the latter and a lane also goes up through the undergrowth on the hill on the south-east side. Delimited by woods, the large meadow faces the courtyard, formed by the U-shaped building and its outbuildings. A large barn adjoins the east wing, whilst the west wing is adjoined by a small caretaker's cottage. The courtyard is enhanced with tall trees, including a huge cedar. A little further on, a little house is used as a dovecote, the size of which enhances the impression of grandeur given by the edifice. The main edificeThe

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