Property ID : NLEN002012
Drone photos, Sold by Us, Sold Subject to Contract €798.000 agency fees included - House, Other, Prestige
- Restored period property
- Gothic chapel
- Over 1h of park
- Water feature
A short distance from Loudun and Chinon and Saumur this home is ideally located as a base from which to explore the Loire Valley with a selection of market towns in close proximity not to mention restaurants, schools and a wealth of amenities. beautifully restored this attractive home today offers spacious accommodation for the family as well as sizeable outbuildings and a Gothic chapel.
A private drive leads from the lane, though the trees, past the ornamental pond to the courtyard. A choice of doors bring you into the main building with formal entrance hall with stone flagged floor and exposed beams. Recent fitted kitchen of circa 20m² also with stone floor and exposed beams with direct access to the bistro terrace at the entrance to the chapel. Dining hall of 30m² with feature fireplace. Lounge of 28m² with fireplace and stone floors. wc. A second hallway with stone stairs leading to the 1st floor where we discover a corridor leading to a gallery of 20m², library of 30m² an impressive double aspect vaulted ceiling lounge with oak parquet floors and 4 bedrooms (30m², 20m², 15m², 29m²), 3 with private bathrooms. Oil fired central heating throughout and all in very good order.
Within the 1h27 of grounds there is a restored Gothic chapel of 55m² with a vaulted and crossed ceiling, stained glass windows and sculptures, an annex of roughly 35m² (guest accommodation), garage and 2 storerooms (formal stables), another garage with hanger and a boat house. Courtyard, formal gardens with mature trees (300 year old), woodland and pond fed by a natural source with a bridged relaxation area.
One of our favourites in a superb setting and location being circa 20 mins to both Chinon and Saumur and just down the road from Fontevraud-l’Abbaye. Very nicely presented in a popular but private area – well worth a look.