Castle Saint-Calais (72)
Ref. 3800 Beautiful chateau for sale in the Sarthe department This charming property is located on the borders of the Sarthe and Loir et Cher departments, 30 minutes from the Vendôme TGV station (linking Paris in 45 minutes), 2h20 from Paris by highway and in pretty unspoilt countryside close to a village which provides all the main services. The chateau was built on a very old Gallo-Roman site which, over time, saw the construction of a fortified chateau and a dungeon which was finally destroyed by Richelieu. The current residence was built in 1863 before being enlarged in 1900 by an industrial family who still own it today. The materials used for its construction are of good quality (glazed bricks, ashlar). The chateau has approx. 560 sqm of living space and comprises : Basement: (under the entire building) former service rooms, former kitchen, boiler room, woodshed. On the ground floor: Tiled entrance hall with wooden stairway, library, kitchen, dining room, lounge, office/billiards. The reception rooms have oak parquet floors and wooden or marble fireplaces, wc/washbasin. On the first floor: 7 bedrooms with oak or fir parquet floors, most of them with fireplaces, wc, 4 toilets or bathrooms. On the second floor: landing with 8 bedrooms, wc, 3 toilets or bathrooms. Above: Terrace and a room. The outbuildings : Standing apart the chateau : - A slate-roofed building with 2 garages on the ground floor, 2 bedrooms above and a large attic above. - A caretaker's house with adjoining garage which comprises: on the ground floor: a living room, kitchen, laundry room and above 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom. Recent oil-fired heating and wood-fired boiler. Individual sanitation, recent double glazed windows, recent electricity 2010. Underneath the chateau an old house with 2 rooms on the ground floor, and 2 bedrooms above, all to be restored, uninhabitable in its current state. The land is mainly composed of very pleasant wooded parklands, planted with cedars, chestnut trees, beech trees, plane trees, sycamores and lime trees, a beautiful bridle path that dominates the surrounding countryside to the south, revealing a pretty view, and a meadow 3.80 acres (1.54 ha), representing a total surface area of 19.47 acres (7 ha 88a 22 ca).
Le Figaro Properties reference: 34585121