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15th century Renaissance Chateau   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties
An outstanding Renaissance chateau in the heart of Gascony whose origins are documented as dating 1068. It was pulled down in 1488 and reconstructed in 1491. The chateau retains most of its Middle Age architectural features and s absolutely stunning. Today the chateau is part private home and also a chambres de hote. Comprised of kitchen, three reception rooms, one of which is a dining room, elegant living room and ten bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Attached to the chateau is the guardians house with living room kitchen, dining area and three bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Outside is a park of just over two acres with lawns, woodland and a meandering river that serves as a moat. Swimming pool with Jacuzzi.
 

Alencon Manor House   Equestrian Property   Manor Houses
A beautiful 15th & 17th century manor house listed as a historic monument. Set on the edge of a river near a public forest, this beautiful manor house is comprised of an old 15th century main body enlarged by a 17th century wing. The property has recently been restored and is spread over a number of floors. Outside are nice 17th century outbuildings with horse stables, sheds, chapel and dovecote. The manor house is surrounded by moats supplied by the river and is set in 37 acres of meadows.
 

Baud Manor   Historic/Listed properties   Manor Houses
This ancient manor house dates in Morbihan from 1730 and is set in 12 hectares of forest and a splendid 6.5 hectare park. The property has been renovated and offers unrivalled levels of comfort and modernity whilst keeping the style of the period.
 

Beziers Royal Manufactory   Hotels/Resorts   Historic/Listed properties   Businesses
Beziers impressive Royal Manufactory divided into main dwelling and 13 Gites, garage, grounds of 9,652 m2 with garden with swimming pool. This imposing property was built in the 16/17th century on the foundations of a former chateau and is in a quiet elevated position on a riverbank, in a village with all amenities. The history as a Royal Manufactory has left its traces as high ceilings and large rooms. Used today as a family residence with a Gites business, it is in need of investment.
 

Brenne Fortress   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Fortresses/Watchtowers   Chapels/Churches
This remarkable chateau overlooks a small valley in a region full of architectural beauties 340 km south west of Paris. This 11th century fortress has three impressive towers and has undertaken restoration work and has an entrance hall, large sitting room, dining room, office, kitchen and a stone spiral staircase leads up to six en-suite bedrooms. At the top of the keep is a terrace overlooking the surrounding countryside and there are also nice vaulted cellars. The outbuildings include a lovely second house with three comfortable apartments, an artist workshop, large garages, chapel and barns, and the property is set in 4.5 hectares of land with woods and meadows and is a short drive from the airport at Poitiers.
 

Bruniquel Presbytery   Historic/Listed properties   Chapels/Churches   Presbytery/Priory
A delightful historic country property with renovated chapel and a presbytery situated in outstanding countryside with well maintained gardens and a lake. The main house is an ancient stone former Presbytery with accommodation largely on the first floor, approached up the chapel staircase and across the stone bridge, under which is the main entrance to the cloistered courtyard. The main accommodation is comprised of hall/library, dining room, drawing room, kitchen, five bedrooms and bathrooms. There are also ancillary rooms. The chapel is on three floors and has various accommodation rooms. Set in a 3 acre garden with mature trees, small lake, swimming pool and a stone Folly. There is adjacent land available to purchase. Toulouse airport is one hour away and the auto-route to Paris just a 20 minute drive.
 

Cahors Castle   Castles   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties
The castles dates back as far as the 12th century, occupied by a family in the 100 years war and then given back to its original owner who conserved it until the 20th century. This stunning property is surrounded by 12 hectares of land with amazing views. Situated high up with views over River Lot that runs through Cahors a lane winds its way through the forest and gates and on to the side of the castle. The castle has been renovated to a very high standard and has huge possibilities, as all three levels of the house can be used independently, or as one large dwelling.
 

Carmelite Convent   Monastery/Convents   Unique property
An amazing opportunity to own part of a former Carmelite convent with many parts of the building in its original state and the rest fully and tastefully restored. Currently used as a part-time bed and breakfast business this beautiful property has 6/7 bedrooms with private accommodation in the tower apartment. Outside the property there is a small walled garden to one side with pond, further along through the original archway from Place des Carmes is a piece of lawn jointly owned with a neighbour and which according to the very old deeds must be kept sufficiently open to allow horses and coaches to turn! The property is in the village of Mortemart which is one of the Plus Beaux Villages De France. Close by are two bars/restaurants and post office. The town of Bellac is around 13 km where you will find supermarkets, banks etc and rail link to Limoges airport 38 km away.
 

Castres Domaine   Historic/Listed properties   Manor Houses   Villages   Chapels/Churches
This stunning Domaine dates from 1810 and is located only a ten minute drive from a village where you will find all amenities. The houses have been restored over the years to a high standard. The main dwelling is a chateau style building with towers and has a chapel in the tower. There is a gite/granny flat, studio apartment and studio, The former sheepfold is an independent dwelling. There are a number of outbuildings and the whole property is set in 88.9 hectares of grounds which include meadows and woods.
 

Chateau Bellac   Chateaux   Hotels/Resorts   Historic/Listed properties   Businesses
A stunning example of a 12th century chateau with a detached gatekeeper's lodge, both of which have been renovated and maintained to an excellent standard by the current owners. Currently a family home and Boutique Hotel the property retains many original features. A striking feature of the chateau are the two towers which have been incorporated into living accommodation. A cobbled courtyard separates the chateau from the gatehouse. The chateau is full of unusual rooms and features and simply has to be seen to be believed. The Gatekeeper's Lodge has been transformed into the hotel with dining room, reading room, kitchen and three bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The chateau is surrounded by parkland with mature trees & shrubs and is 15 km from Bellac and 30 km from Limoges city.
 

Chateau Chadurie   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Manor Houses   Businesses
A registered historical monument away from the intrusions of everyday life, this unique fortified manor is surrounded by cognac vineyards through which a white track leads you to a haven of elegance and comfort. For over 300 years the property was home to the de Loge family, several of whom, over the generations, were advisers to Kings of France, including Louis XIII. The estate includes a main house, caretaker's cottage, guest room wing, separate reception room, stone farm and barn to restore. Run as a successful wedding venue and gite business. The property has been featured in many of the world's finest interior design magazines and several celebrated European television programs. Read on for full description of this extraordinary historical monument.
 

Chateau de Beauvais - SOLD   Castles   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties
Chateau de Beauvais dates from the 18th century and sits in a 7.5 hectare park in the Creuse department. The castle is arranged as a chambre d'hotes, combined with gites situated on the side wing of the castle. The main house has five double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The two or three bedroom gites are well equipped and very comfortable. Outside is a lovely swimming pool, picnic tables and terraces.
 

Chateau de La Barre   Connoisseurs Stays
A gem of a private chateau in the Loire Valley, brimming with period antiques and designer fabrics, reviewed in top design & art magazines. By "Invitation Only", it is possible to stay at Chateau de La Barre, as warmly welcomed guests of the Count & Countess de Vanssay, in their ancestral home, which has been in their family for more than 600 years. Chateau de La Barre, less than 2 hours from Paris, lies secluded amidst a 100 acre private park, and is the ultimate private chateau for those travellers wishing to discover the heart and soul of the Loire Valley.
 

Chateau de Moulin le Comte   Connoisseurs Stays
We are pleased to present to you Chateau de Moulin le Comte, a stylish nineteenth century mansion (1850), renovated with care and passion in the summer of 2012. The original character of the building has been carefully preserved. The five guestrooms are very spacious and stylish with the best modern comfort. Luxurious beds either double or twin, each room has its own bathroom with shower and toilet facilities. Chateau de Moulin Le Comte is the perfect location for a visit to nearby cities such as Bethune, Saint-Omer, Lens, Louvre Lens, Arras, Lille and the centre of Aire-sur-la-Lys is only 1.5 km away.
 

Chateau Deviat   Castles   Chateaux   Hunting Estates/Lodges   Vineyards
An exceptional and rare estate of 450 hectares in one plot with chateau, hunting lodge, caretaker's cottage, barns and stables. The beautiful castle has two wings, one dating from the 18th century comprised of large entrance with majestic staircase, two lounges, office, modern kitchen, dining room and five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Outside are numerous outbuildings and approximately 25 hectares of vineyards within the estate. Located 40 minutes from Angouleme and 1 hour 15 minutes from Bordeaux.
 

Chateau Issoudun   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Presbytery/Priory
XIX century chateau situated between Chateauroux and Issoudun. Sitting in wonderful grounds, surrounded by rolling countryside just on the edge of a pretty village. The entrance hall is situated in the tower and there is a dining room, billiard room, lounge, fitted kitchen on the ground floor. The first floor has 7 bedrooms with en-suite bath/shower rooms and the second floor has five further bedrooms, the third floor is the attic. In the cellar there are 4 rooms. The presbytery has been converted into B & B rooms, a gym and a sauna. In the grounds a re several outbuildings also a tower and tennis court.
 

Chateau Lamastre   Castles   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Hunting Estates/Lodges
The chateau dating from the 16th century and re-built in the 19th century, is in the heart of the forest with a clear view. The castle is spread over three floors plus attic and has a total of 11 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms plus numerous other rooms. Outside is a large terrace, swimming pool and ample parking areas. Also include on the estate is a Hunting Lodge, farm, house of the wine press and two large reception rooms. The estate is 28 hectares of forest with 2 hectares surrounding the property.
 

Chateau Les Secheres   Chateaux   Waterfronts
Forming a small hamlet on the edge of its huge lake, this property comprises a historic 19th century chateau. The chateau has eight bedrooms & five bathrooms, perigordian tower, exposed beams throughout, oil fired central heating, its own water supply and a new septic tank. Outside there is a Hangar Barn, three houses to renovate. Attached barn to renovate with four bedrooms. Old bread oven, forge, barns & outbuildings. The chateau sits alongside its huge lake in 64 hectares of land with orchard, woodland and meadows. Situated 5 km from St.Mathieu and 16 km from Piegut. Limoges airport is just over half an hour.
 

Chateau Mervent   Chateaux   Businesses
As you approach this dramatic fairy tale medieval chateau, in Mervent, Vendee via the private driveway your breath will be taken away. The chateau is in a stunning location straight out of a history book. Across from the large parking area you arrive at the stunning moat which surrounds the chateau on all sides, cross the bridge and enter via the portcullis into the calm serene courtyard. Surrounded by forest on one side and beautiful gardens the U shaped chateau is totally private. On one side is the owners house, attached to this is another property which has been used as a holiday rental and the bottom of the U is divided by a portcullis gate with a stunning vaulted room on one side which has been used for wedding venues.
 

Chateau Nerac   Chateaux   Equestrian Property   Historic/Listed properties   Vineyards
Outstanding Gascony Chateau set on a wine-making estate of 120 acres on the edge of the Armagnac Region. This is a chateau with an immense history, and set within the lands of the Musketeers it really does feel "magical". The chateau is a delightful family home as well as providing guest house facilities and two independent cottages. The award winning vineyard produces Buzet Appelation wine. There are also equestrian facilities, barns and a swimming pool.
 

Chateau Perigueux   Chateaux   Equestrian Property   Historic/Listed properties   Celebrity-Connoisseur
A unique opportunity to hold the key to nearly a thousand years of rich French heritage, this cheteau has been owned and cherished by the same family since early 12th century. First built in 1143, the chateau was re-built in 1740. Since that time it has never been modified and retains all its original features, contents and early 18th century elegant charm. There is a noble entrance hall, grand salon, private theatre, library and spectacular dining/banqueting hall. A sweeping staircase leads to a total of 25 bedrooms. A new stable block has 17 loose boxes, tack room and groom's apartment. The chateau is set in 580 hectares of land, some arable, meadows, woodland and lake.
 

Chateau Poitiers   Chateaux   Hotels/Resorts   Historic/Listed properties   Businesses
This magnificent and private Renaissance-style chateau built between 1830 and 1840, was superbly restored in 2005 to create a luxury hotel and gastronomic restaurant. The chateau has a magnificent entrance hall with reception desk, two large dining rooms, two reception rooms, a bar and ten en-suite double bedrooms. In the basement there are laundry facilities, an office and also the kitchen. Set in a 16 hectare secure and gated park there are a number of outbuildings and a mini fort dating from the Middle Ages with drawbridge and arrow slits partially in ruin. Situated 35 km from Poitiers airport and under 4 hours from three different Channel ferry ports.
 

Chateauroux Castle Hotel   Chateaux   Hotels/Resorts   Historic/Listed properties   Fortresses/Watchtowers   Businesses
A Grade 1 listed chateau currently operating as a 23 bedroom boutique hotel with restaurant near the town of Chateauroux. A development project providing a further 10 apartments and 17 en-suite bedrooms has been drawn up and costed. Built around 1470 as a fortress with fourteen towers and two drawbridges to protect its inhabitant the King's adviser at the time. The hotel features reception area with lounge bar, chapel perfect for weddings ceremonies, Spa centre and spacious Knights Hall. Outside is a 37 acre private park, swimming pool, tennis and Orangerie used for staff accommodation.
 

Clermont Herault Watermill   Waterfronts   Watermills   Businesses
Immaculate watermill and gites set among 4.2 hectares of magnificent grounds, this mill offers serenity, tranquillity and seclusion and is simply exquisite. The exquisite grounds, bordered by the river and woodland provide privacy and a haven of tranquillity. Approached via the cypress tree-lined gated driveway, the first glimpse of the mill is simply breathtaking like being transported into a bygone era. Words fail to capture the ambience of this unique home, which is simply idyllic. The watermill has been immaculately restored and offers a luxury home spread over three levels with the lower level having a self-contained apartment. Situated Situated only 4 km from Clermont Herault where you will find all amenities and with easy access to Montpellier 44 km away. Lac Salagou is only 12km away.
 

Cognac Chateau Winery   Castles   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Vineyards   Winery   Businesses
An exceptional estate of 36 hectares, 12.46 hectares of vineyards, 8 ha of farmland and the remainder is building land with planning permission. The castle has been fully renovated and there are three meeting rooms, large wedding hall, five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, private rooms and kitchen. The winery and distillery complete this magnificent estate and there is also a caretaker's house, three further houses and a farm.
 

Coulommiers Watermill   Watermills
A former watermill set in 50,000 m2 of land with many outbuildings, two river channels, an island and two authentic 18th century bridges. There are four buildings currently used as holiday cottages. The property has great potential as a business project situated just one hour from Paris and Disneyland.
 

Count Deux-Ponts Hunting Lodge   Castles   Hotels/Resorts   Historic/Listed properties   Hunting Estates/Lodges
A romantic hunting lodge with guest house and own lake in the centre of the National Park of Northern Vogues, its origins go back to the beginning of the 16th century when it was built by the Count of Deux-Ponts. The castle has a total of 10 bedrooms and two large bathrooms and is surrounded by a long terrace. The guest house has five large rooms, large comfortable kitchen/dining/lounge area, two bathrooms and basement. Next to the castle is the hunting lodge, tea pavilion, sauna, Finnish Kota, small chapel, barn for celebrations and horse stables. Set in 27 hectares of grounds with small lake and docking facilities the estate lies just 45 minutes from Strasbourg and 80 minutes from Baden-Baden.
 

Cubjac Watermill   Watermills   Businesses
This magnificent, charming property has been fully restored, and is composed of a family home, a luxurious gite and chambre d'hotes which have private access onto the property and a number of outbuildings. The family home has lounge, kitchen/dining room, two bedrooms, bathroom and utility room. The property is set in 1.5 hectares of garden full of flowers and trees, swimming pool and barns. A river crosses the property with also a lake which is possible to swim in. Situated in a small hamlet near the Black Perigord 30 km from Sarlat
 

Deauvile Stud Farm   Equestrian Property
Deauville Stud Farm is set in 54 hectares of prime land, excellent herb quality; the property produces its own hay needs. There is no land of this kind in the area for sale with such herbs quality, and free from disease, pollution, and viruses. There are 9 meadows each enclosed and protected with trees and 12 hectares of training tracks. The Stud Farm has 38 loose boxes, 3 quarantine boxes, saddlers, pharmacy and food storage. There is a main house with pool house and barbecue, two half-timbered houses, one divided into three duplex apartments, the other into two. Helicopter landing. The property is situated 5 km from Lisieux and 28 km from Deauville airport.
 

Deux Sevres Priory   Historic/Listed properties   Presbytery/Priory   Businesses
The 12th and 13th century stone buildings that have been renovated to a high standard, with a perfect integration of the original features. The priory was once a site where pilgrims used to stop for a rest on their way to St Jacques de Compostelle. It depended on the Fontevraud Abbey (near Chinon, in Anjou). The main accommodation is comprised of entrance hall, kitchen, dining room and vast lounge. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms and additional space. The B & B part can be accessed from here. There are two gites and two apartments, restaurant and professional kitchen. The property is set in 20 hectares of land with barn, garage, swimming pool, gardens and meadows. Situated 3 km from Coulones-sur l'Autize and 15 km from Niort.
 

Deux Sevres Watermill   Watermills   Businesses
A superb watermill on the Sevre near Niort, with well-established Bed and Breakfast and Gites business. This peaceful property is ideally located in a beautiful natural setting. The main house has a private part and the Bed & Breakfast side is totally independent. There are two Gites, one an accredited Eco-friendly one. There is also a lovely little house on the south side of the property that can be converted, barn part of which has already been converted and another building suitable for an extra gite. The treasure: a flour mill is in the central building, between the main house and the second gite. It's a high four-storey construction with all the mechanism and wooden equipment that work perfectly. It represents a very treasured testimony of the Industrial Revolution as it is the only intact mill in the Val de Sevre. The rooms are convertible into a very original habitable space or museum. Situated 2 km from all amenities in La Creche and 70 km from the airport and beaches of La Rochelle.
 

Fairy-tale Chateau   Chateaux
A fairy tale chateau in the Dordogne with its own lake and a three bedroom house. The chateau was built in 1860 and has a tower with its turret. There are a total of ten bedrooms, four kitchens, dining room, five lounges, four bathrooms and is set in four and half hectares of grounds.
 

Gironde Chateau Vineyard   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Vineyards   Winery
Built in 1782 in true Louis XV style, the chateau is quite a spectacular Chartreuse property. This gem stands in the centre of a green and peaceful setting, surrounded by wooded hills. Set in the centre of the estate, is the Chartreuse and several outbuildings accessed by a driveway leading to a large courtyard around which the buildings form a L shape. The chateau has entrance hall, dining room, kitchen, two salons, three bedrooms and six bathrooms. Refurbishment of these areas is required. Alongside is a caretaker's house, stables and the tower of a windmill. The property has 60 hectares of land, 20 hectares of vines in production and the rest is meadows, parks and forest. The current owner has made many upgrades to the winery, vinification and ageing processes in order to bring the wine from this Chateau to one of the top in it's appellation. AOC Cotes de Castillon. Located in the heart of the Bordeaux region one hour from Bordeaux airport.
 

Jumilhac Le Grand Watermill   Watermills
A fantastic historic watermill with outbuildings, river & two lakes on 50Ha land in the Dordogne. Masses of potential for self-sufficiency and/or numerous leisure & business opportunities. The property is approached across a bridge over the river which flows past the mill. The watermill stands intact covering three floors and, very unusually, retaining much or all of its original equipment. There are two houses both renovated, the larger one is attached to the mill on one side and to the barn and hangar on the other. The second house stands at right angles to the other buildings, forming a large, sunny courtyard. CURRENTLY UNDER OFFER
 

La Landusse Hamlet - SOLD   Historic/Listed properties   Watermills   Villages
A medieval hamlet comprising small 13th century manor, 14th century manor, watermill and cottage. Large two-storey barn, stables and pigeonnier to restore. Set in over 5 acres of land with several small islands in a perfect rural setting. This absolutely stunning group of buildings has been lovingly restored, retaining original features. Situated 6.5 km from Castillonnes.
 

Langoiran Chateau & Vineyards   Chateaux   Vineyards   Winery
A magnificent XVIII century chateau with just under 100 hectares of which about 55 ha are vineyards producing AOC Cotes de Bordeaux. The chateau is a symmetrical building with a rectangular wing on each side. The main building comprises a central entrance, sitting room, office, living room, dining room, kitchen, five bedrooms and two bathrooms. There is also housekeeper's house, gite, house int he woods, offices, reception and other buildings for the winery. There are also 38 hectares of forest with the vineyards on the south facing slopes.
 

Lodeve Castle   Castles   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties
Lodeve Castle dates from the 11th century and has been very tastefully renovated and sits peacefully in a valley in the National Park countryside. Spacious rooms, exposed stone walls, old beams and the wonderfully tasteful renovation by the current owners makes this castle a charming family home or an excellent commercial opportunity for Chambres de Hotes. Set in grounds of 2,863 m2 with many trees and a stream running through it. Shaded terraces and an outside seating area. 8m diameter pool with teak terrace. The property is in excellent condition and nicely decorated. An absolutely beautiful chateau in a stunning location with excellent potential for a commercial activity or a wonderful family home. Major towns, airports and beaches are about an hour's drive away. All facilities can be found in the nearby village, including a bar/restaurant, post office and a small corner shop.
 

Maisons Laffitte House   Mansions
This beautiful house house is set in the Park of Maisons Laffitte, behind traditional ironwork fencing and in its own grounds and has been lovingly renovated. Comprised of generous reception space, modern kitchen, master suite with its own living and dressing room, three further bedrooms with bath or shower room and an additional room. Outside are attractive raised terraces on several levels, a garden with lawn, some mature trees and a 400 year old olive tree.
 

Marigny Marmande House   Unique property
This is possibly the most unusual and inspiring home in France! Stunning renovation project, potential hotel/spa country house. Let your imagination run away with you - to a beautiful secluded hill top location surrounded by countryside and its own 2 hectare truffle oak orchard on the cusp of the Poitou and Touraine. The main house has been renovated and outside in a general U shape with the house are five barns ready for development, a partially converted pigeonnier and two other turrets. The other side of the U has outdoor cave bedrooms and ruins of an original chapel dating back to the home's 11th century roots as a monastery. There is a swimming pool in the garden, lovely eating areas a wine cellar and grotto with hand carved gargoyles. The nearest town is Chatellerault and airport at Poitiers is one hour away.
 

Medieval Chateau   Castles   Historic/Listed properties
A unique medieval moated chateau in the heart of Normandy with extensive grounds and a thriving B & B business with excellent reviews. A long, private drive leads to the chateau from the road. The chateau is on three floors and has a total of nine bedrooms,six bathrooms and spacious living areas. Outside are various outbuildings with an open barn area leading to the extensive pastureland which amounts to 11 hectares. Situated one hour from the ferry port at Cean and 45 minutes to Carpiquet airport.
 

Montpellier Medieval Castle   Castles   Historic/Listed properties   Chapels/Churches
A unique 12th medieval castle with 68 ha park and 13 apartments with further area to restore, two independent houses, church & wine cellar, sold fully furnished. The castle has been built on a Roman foundation in the 12th Century. Every dwelling of the chateau is a magnificent place to stay; full of history, charm and character. Both wings of the chateau have been rebuilt into 13 spacious and extravagant 1 to 3 bedroom apartments. There is also a charming Mas, barn/hangar, partly restored church and a number of other buildings. Tennis court & swimming pool. The property is set in 68 ha of land. Surrounding the castle is a park with centuries old trees, also vineyards not in use at the present time, fields, meadows, fruit orchards, forest and small olive grove
 

Moulin de Chapitre   Historic/Listed properties   Watermills
On the banks of the Hyrame River, a tributary of the Layon, which in its turn feeds the Loire, the mill sits in the middle of its approximately 14 acres of meadows, woods and hillsides, in splendid isolation. The property is comprised of three beautiful buildings, all lovingly renovated by the present owner. The water-powered grist mill dates from the 15th to 18th centuries and has most of the original machinery still intact. This building is presently used as a B&B and also contains two apartments. The Stable dating from the 19th century is the present owners residence. The Custodian's residence has been transformed into a reception hall with commercial kitchen, utility rooms and offices and the stone barn.
 

Napoleon Waterfront   Historic/Listed properties   Waterfronts   Unique property   Private Islands
Set in its own grounds in a stunning location this impressive 8 bedroom stone property has private moorings, a groundsman's cottage, ancient distillery and chai. The property retains many original features and is approached along a tree-lined sweeping driveway adjacent to the river where you arrive at what is actually the rear of the property and which is set in beautifully maintained gardens. The property is spread over two floors plus attic, the cottage is totally independent and finally there is access to a stone pontoon and your own private island.
 

Neuille Pont Pierre Watermill   Watermills
This watermill has been lovingly restored over a period of time into a lovely family home. The inside is in good order with spacious rooms throughout. Access to the property is via a long sweeping drive passing the first of the two lakes on the right and then crossing a bridge to a large gravelled area. To the left is the house with a large terrace which has beneath it the extensive vaulted wine cave with a bar, fireplace and bread oven. The cave and the old washroom are accessed via a stone staircase next to the terrace. The house is comprised of entrance hall, kitchen, conservatory, lounge,four bedrooms, bathroom, office and large attic. Outbuildings include two barns, greenhouse, stable and wash house. There are two lakes with native fish and also the mill leat which supplies water to the mill wheel. Situated in the commune of Neuille Pont Pierre 20 km from Tours.
 

Romanic Church   Historic/Listed properties   Chapels/Churches   Unique property
A superbly converted Romanic Church built in 1356 in the heart of the medieval city of Beauvais. Truly unique this impressive 320 m2 home with a potential of 600 m2. There are two different external accesses, one on the front falling into a lively area with many shops, restaurants and cafes, the second one gives onto a more discreet street, direct into the back garden. The main part is in excellent condition and is comprised of entrance hall, living room/dining room, kitchen, six bedrooms, three bathrooms and other rooms. There are further areas in need of development. Outside are gardens, workshop, greenhouse and vegetable plot.
 

Ruffec Watermill   Watermills
Sitting on the magnificent River Charente, this is the first time this property has been on the market for 500 years. It has been transformed into the owners four bedroom dwelling plus four furnished apartments (already let & earning income) plus potential to expand further. On the ground floor of the mill house is the turbine & control room. Not all of the mill has been converted, so the potential to create more living space is there, almost 200 m2 split over two floors. Add to this various large barns & the potential greatly increases. The whole complex sits in a quiet, tranquil riverside setting yet is only about 5 minutes from the popular market town of Ruffec 50 minutes from Poitiers airport.
 

Saux Chateau   Chateaux
This beautiful chateau enjoys a feeling of grandeur and boasts many of the original features such as fireplaces in almost every room and bedrooms, beautiful stone and wood flooring and original ceilings. Currently offers an operative holiday business opportunity welcoming groups of up to 24 persons, with possibilities for further expansion. But it could just as easily become an impressive family home or an intimate boutique hotel and restaurant. There are numerous bedrooms and bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, living room, home cinema and other rooms. Outbuildings include the old bakery, a small cave and several barns. The chateau is surrounded by a large park and orchard and overlooks the valley and village of Saux.
 

St Jean de Monts Windmill   Historic/Listed properties   Windmills   Businesses
An immaculately presented and well renovated three storey windmill set in four acres of magnificent gardens and three attached gites. Dating from 1780 this beautiful and extremely rare property is a real piece of preserved history. It is currently run as chambre d'hotes/gite complex. The main house is adjacent and the three gites benefit from their private terraces and views out into the gardens. The heated swimming pool comes with Spa therapy at one end and a waterfall cascade. There is a canal running through the middle of the grounds and a small lake for fishing. St Jean de Monts and there are perfect sandy beaches nearby.
 

Templars Chateau   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Chapels/Churches
Situated in an elevated position this magnificent chateau dates from the Middle Ages, built during the 12th Century by the order of the Templars and surrounded by high walls and a tower. The left wing comprises a round tower and vaulted chapel, the right wing is dominated by a beautiful Donjon. Opposite the chateau us a lovely pigeonnier. Set in over 120 hectares of meadows and woodland are stables, a guest house, farmhouse and barn. A prestige property within easy reach of Perigueux, the capital of the Dordogne.
 

The Captain's House   Unique property   Businesses
A most impressive Captain's House on the Cap Frehel peninsula. Previously run as a 5 bed B&B with two 2 bed gites, this is an exceptional property in an exceptional location with a plethora of options and low maintenance! The gated entrance goes into a courtyard and the main house. Comprised of reception area, kitchen, back kitchen, laundry room, shower room and office on the ground floor. From the back kitchen access to the side gite. Two further gites, one to the back of the property, the other to the side. Outside is gravelled and landscaped with garden shed, furniture and electric gates entry. In the village of Pleherel-Plage in between Sable de Or les Pins and Frehel, this is an ideal holiday spot!
 

The Lionheart   Castles   Chateaux   Historic/Listed properties   Chapels/Churches   Unique property   Celebrity-Connoisseur
An exceptional and rare estate this fortified castle has been superbly restored offering every modern comfort without losing any of the original and period features of this historic monument. The chateau is situated in the green heart of France surrounded by oak and chestnut forests and is ideally located for exploring the beautiful areas of Limousin, Charente, Dordogne and the Lot. The chateau is steeped in history, according to local legends Richard the Lion heart is buried in the grounds, and in more recent times Madame Pompadour and President de Gaulle have been among the house guests. The chateau has seventeen bedrooms, conference room, professional kitchen, drawing room, dining room, Great Knights hall, chapel, dungeon and so much more. Set in 500 acres of which part is forest and part meadow lands, there are stables, office block, tavern with drinks licence and a boutique.
 

The Most Romantic Windmill   Windmills   Unique property
A lovingly renovated 19th century windmill in the Vendee region and an ideal setting for a romantic honeymoon or special occasion. Set just outside a village in a very peaceful setting within walking distance of a pretty village and one hour from the beach at La Rochelle. The windmill is arranged over four floors and has kitchen, living area, modern bathroom and bedroom. Outside is a BBQ area where you can watch the sunsets and enjoy a quiet meal.
 

Tudor Cider House   Historic/Listed properties   Unique property
This is a beautiful 18th century former cider-house in Tudor style near Vauville, Calvados department. As you sweep into the driveway you will notice this charming house comprised of lounge/dining room, kitchen, three bedrooms, games, Sauna & Jacuzzi. Set in 4,800 m2 of well maintained gardens with swimming pool.
 

Uzes Watermill - SOLD   Historic/Listed properties   Waterfronts   Watermills   Businesses
A delightful 13th century renovated former water mill. The property includes an independent three bedroom apartment and the main house with beautiful reception rooms and seven en-suite bedrooms and a large terrace overlooking the river. The mill has been extended over the centuries and recently renovated to a very high standard, currently offering luxury B&B accommodation. The old water mill dates back to the 13th century, and straddles the stream which still flows underneath the house today. With many original features preserved, including marble fireplaces, solid oak doors, terracotta or parquet floors and exposed stone walls and beams, this property has much charm and character.
 

Woodland Chateau   Chateaux
A superb chateau set in 109 hectares with beautiful lake. The chateau is in excellent condition with lovely surrounding woodlands and has a total of 52 bedrooms all with bathrooms. There is also two tennis courts and heliport and the chateau is only one hour south of Paris.
 

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