Castle Castillon-la-Bataille (33)
- 1293 m2
- 34 rooms
- 27 bedrooms
This splendid Chateau with 2 wings forming a central courtyard, is set in 3 hectares of gardens and all rooms either have garden views or river views.
Set in a U-shape, the estate is set on the banks of the river Dordogne.
The Chateau is approached through an electric gate, and driveway with stone steps leading up to the front door.
The entrance hall is flanked on both sides by large reception rooms with parquet floors and fireplaces. Behind these 3 rooms is a long gallery with several French windows leading to the courtyard. This gallery provides access to both wings of the house. There is a large dining room and professional fully equipped kitchen, laundry room and boiler room.
There are 3 independent apartments. One for the owners on the top floor with panoramic views from a large room designed as an artists studio. There is also a sitting / dining room, kitchen, 1 bedroom and bathroom. A lift serves this apartment. There is a guest apartment with attractive sitting/dining room, kitchen 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The third apartment is for the caretaker and is on the lower ground floor.
The rest of the chateau is made up of numerous bedrooms each with their own shower rooms or bathrooms.
They would benefit from some refurbishment.
The Chateau used to rent very well for weddings, but has not been let for the last few years. In the meantime some of the regulations have changed and there would need to be improvements made to the property if one wanted to use it for this purpose again. These would be mobility accesses, escape exits and a new septic tank system.
There is a wooden summer house overlooking the river.
There is a large reception room for weddings in the grounds.
The prices for the weddings were;
With 27 rooms - 3 nights - 12,000 euros
With 10 rooms ( min 3 nights) 9000 euros
Reception room only - 1 day - 3900 euros.
reference : KM1016 - Le Figaro Properties reference : 16356495