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Château Property for sale in Bourgogne, Morvan area (Turn-key habitable), dept. Nièvre (58) in France

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Louis-XIII Château in Morvan

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Elegant, spacious Château dating back to the 17th century, built on foundations of the 13th. Situated totally isolated without nuisance of any sort, yet 2km from basic amenities. This is one of the few total turn-key Châteaux where the owners have restored it with love, taste and authentic styling. The park was originally designed by a renowned landscaper in his time. The lake of 1ha still remains and is recently cleaned out. Together with a canal they are sourced by 2 small streams, containing many varieties of fish. The Central heating runs on fioul, is recent and top-class.

Specific period style finishings of this property include ornamental front-door, ornamental gates, ornamental carved stone, monumental outside staircase, ornamental staircase, pierre de bourgogne floors, oak parquet floors, marble ornamental chimney pieces, period style rooms, ornamental wall panels, ornamental wall panels in oak.

The Château (Louis-XIII style) is situated in the countryside in the Morvan area, (Nièvre, near Paris: 250km). It dates from the XVIIth century, in a park/estate of 8ha.

Interior Impressions

The Château has a surface of approx. 750 m² (gross) in original, authentic style. The total roofed surface including the outbuildings is approx. 1950 m² (gross).

The interior of the Château is very illuminated by day and sunlight due to its high ceilings (4m50) and large rennaissance windows. Yet this Château is very friendly, elaborately and well decorated with authentic finishings making it a grand family home.

Plan of the Château

The Château's layout is as follows:
- Rez-de-Chaussée is accessed through the central hall. On one side the panelled salon followed by an ensuite bedroom and the bureau in the tower. The other side leads to its grand staircase, dining room, another salon and the kitchen in the other tower.
- The 1er étage has 2 ensuites, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a function room.
- Rez-de-Jardin has the ancient kitchen and its utility rooms, caves. The Kitchen/utility rooms part has enough space and windows to convert this to several additional comfortable rooms.


Outbuildings include:
A large barn with garages has a gross surface of 800m2 on 2 levels.
The Guardians house or gite has 400m2 on 2 levels.
The ruine with partial roofing has 350m2 on 2 levels. A small pump house for own water supply from the source.
A nice pool of 12x6m, out of sight of the Château.

Condition of Property

The property in perfect condition, is well preserved, has revised roofing, has a maintained façade, has recent electrical and plumbing works, has central heating.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.


Various conversions are possible to enlarge the number of rooms:
- The 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms can be converted to an additional 3 ensuites, totaling to 6 ensuites.
- In the Rez-de-Jardin 2 additional ensuites can be realised, adding up to 8 ensuites in the Château.
- The outbuilding (800m2) can easily contain another 10+ ensuites or apartments.
- The ruine building (with rebuilding rights) has a potential of 350m2.
The original Château was in an L-shape, had moaths and a 4th large outbuilding. Where foundations can be uncovered, there is a right of rebuilding.
A neighbouring 50ha of grassland could be purchased from the neighbour.