8 bedroom castle for sale
France - Le Mans, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire
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- Exceptional 19th Century Chateau
- Siutated at the gates of Le Mans
- 477m2 of accommodation
- 8 bedrooms
- 2 independent houses
- Numerous outbuildings
- 25 hectares of land (61 acres)
- Close to all amenities inlcuding Le Mans 24 hour race
- TGV to Paris 1 hour
- Fabulous location
Exceptional and rare Chateau on 25 Hectares - Located at the Gates of Le Mans
This rare and exceptional Chateau is located at the gates of Le Mans and the Le Mans 24-hour race circuit, 2 hours from Paris (1 hour by TGV). A stunning castle that is situated in 61 acres (25 hectares) including 24 acres (10 hectares) of woodlands. The home was built in the 19th century and has been very well-maintained offering 477m2 of accommodation with beautiful volumes and high ceilings. The chateau comprises of an entrance hall, office, living room with period fireplace, shower room, 2 toilets, hallways, bedroom, a room, and kitchen. On the 1st floor there is a hallway which leads to a bathroom, 4 bedrooms, another bathroom, dressing room and WC. There is parquet flooring throughout. On the 2nd floor there are several rooms. In the basement there is a utility room, boiler room, cellar, playroom, and workshop. The chateau is run on oil central heating. Outside there are 2 other independent houses one of which consist of 124m2 of living space with living room, dining room/kitchen, bathroom, 2 bedrooms, and loft area. The other comprises of 103m2 living area with living room, 4 bedrooms, and bathroom. There has been recent work on the roof, electricity, frames and terrace repair.
Numerous outbuildings including stable, garage, barn, yard, woodshed, and old orangery, and an old house to renovate. Glorious setting, tranquil location and yet set on the outskirts of the wonderful city of Le Mans. This is a fabulous location, and as mentioned, a rare chateau that is situated at the gates of Le Mans giving access to all amenities, auto routes, TGV and of course the great Le Mans 24.
THE LOCATION: Situated at the Gates of Le Mans
Le Mans, an important town in Roman times, is now chief town of the Sarthe, and is host to the near mythical annual event in the racing world, the Le Mans 24-hour race. The old town with its medieval streets, an absolute delight. Le Mans has many events, one of which is the fantastic "Les Cenomanies" which takes place every summer, which celebrates the town heritage and traditions. A local market, providing a veritable array of fresh local produce, is held every Wednesday and Saturday opposite the beautiful Cathedral. There are a host of shops, boutiques, restaurants and bars, theatres and all manner of commerce making this cosmopolitan city an attractive location, all well served by a tremendous auto route access to all parts of France and beyond. TGV means Paris is just 55 minutes away.
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MORE ABOUT THE AREA: Pays de la Loire and the Sarthe Valley
Located in the Western part of the department of Sarthe, lies the wonderful Sarthe Valley, which offers charm, tranquillity, good wine and food in abundance. The Sarthe region needs very little introduction, everyone will know of 'Le Mans 24 hours', but the Sarthe has so much more to offer than speed and cars. The overlooked Cité Plantagenêt (Old City) of Le Mans, the Benedictine Abbey of Solemsmes, the town of Sable with its 19th century castle and marina, the small character town of Parce-sur-Sarthe, the stunning earthenware town of Malicorne-sur- Sarthe, and the impressive château at Le Lude. The Sarthe and the Loir Rivers run through the picturesque countryside, and there is a particularly rich and varied architectural heritage to enjoy. The Sarthe Valley offers everything in step with your lifestyle, whether it be golf, cycling, swimming, restaurants, fishing, theatre, Le Mans 24 hours, manmade beaches, country walks, forests, or just relaxing, it has everything for everyone. Sarthe specialities are really worth tasting! The wines from The Loire Valley remain relatively undiscovered and are absolutely delicious, try these with the local specialty 'rillettes' and perfect crusty bread!
These are all the reasons to come and discover the Wonderful Sarthe Valley!
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