Region Bourbonnais
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Château Property for sale in Val-de-Loire, Orleanais area (Turn-key habitable), dept. Loiret (45) in France

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Napoleon-III Château in Orleanais

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Proud Napoleon III Château at the ports of Jean d'Arc's Orléans, with RdC in superb restored state, Etage 1+2 to be renovated. With its 20 salons and rooms it is an intimate, but yet spacious chateau. Easy to heat, very close to the city life, but yet in the tranquility of a 15ha hunting estate with a lake bordering the Sologne.

Ideal chateau with hunting grounds and licences, fishing. Very suitable for equestrian property - open barn can be rebuild as stables.

Specific period style finishings of this property include ornamental carved stone, oak parquet floors, marble ornamental chimney pieces, period style rooms, ornamental ceilings, ornamental wall panels.

The Château (Napoleon-III style) is situated in the countryside, just outside Orleans in the Orleanais area, (Loiret, near Paris: 100km). It dates from the XIXth century, in a park/estate of 15ha.

Interior Impressions

The Château has a surface of approx. 820 m² (gross) in original style. The total roofed surface including the outbuildings is approx. 1060 m² (gross).

The front and the back facade have a grand staircase, which leads you to the RdC. The entire RdC is restored in its original state and enhanced with modern infra, heating and kitchen. The boiseries, hungarian oak parquet and its ornamental ceilings, together with its original doors with period bronze door handles and marble chimney pieces keeps the Château in its original spirit. The RdC has 3 communicating salons, an ensuite bedroom, kitchen and toilet. The antiques of the Château are also for sale (seperate). The first and second étage are in the process of refurbishing. New electricity and plumbing is currently in place. As the works progress, the asking price will be adjusted to the budget spent.


Plan of the Château

The Château has 5 levels:
- The Rez-de-Jardin covers half of the Château's surface, and underneath it is the cave.
- The Rez-de-Chaussée facilitates the 3 salons, a bureau, a kitchen and an ensuite bedroom.
- The first étage has several groupings of rooms with cabinets that can be turned into ensuites, currently 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
- The second étage has several groupings of rooms with cabinets that can be turned into ensuites, currently 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.
- The grenier has a 3 rooms.


Outbuildings include:
Guards house (rented out for another 2 years) (140 m²)
2 barns (80m² and 70m²)
Vaulted cave dug into the hillside (old cooler and pantry)
Garden atelier and abri

Condition of Property

The property in perfect condition, is well preserved, is recently partially restored, is recently partially renovated, needs partial refurbishing, needs partial renovation, has new/revised roofing, façade in perfect condition, has central heating, has recent electrical and plumbing works, but needs works on the etages.Call us (not just email!) for an estimation/explanation done by a Maître d'Oeuvres (Château specialist) for maintenance costs, any needed works, or even upgrading/restoring with authentic period details.


Owner is currently restoring and refurbishing the first étage with an investment of €100k. The asking price will rice according to the budget spent.