Come and discover this majestic chateau built in the 18th century with a modern luxurious interior and preserved authentic exterior, looking like something straight out of a fairy tale.
The ground floor offers beautiful and bright reception rooms opening on the park with heated swimming pool, but when you enter the first thing you’ll notice is the stone floor and the beautiful staircase that’s 15m2. After that you’ll see the dining room with stone floor and beams, fireplace and opening on covered terrace. Next is the living room with parquet floor, marble fireplace and bow-window, equipped and fitted kitchen with terracotta tiles, fireplace and beams, fitted back-kitchen, laundry room and a bathroom.
The first floor will charm you with 5 marvelous bedrooms. The first one has a balcony and a bathroom with a bath and Italian shower. The second one has its own bathroom too, and for the other three there are two other separate bathrooms. Those 3 also have beautiful fireplaces, and all are equipped with parquet floors.
On the second floor you’ll find another 3 bedrooms with parquet floors, a separate bathroom on the floor and a convertible attic (49 m²).
In the beautiful big yard you’ll find 6 more buildings – renovated caretaker’s cottage of about 120 m², guest house currently being renovated 50 m², shelters, a garage and 2 barns (160 and 270 m²).
About the place:
Chatellerault is a commune in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region of western France. It lies on the banks of the Clain river, around 25 km southeast of Poitiers. Châtellerault has an important arsenal with works turning out tanks as well as other armored vehicles to equip French army forces.
Things to do in Chatellerault:
There are many things that you can do here, both during the day and at night while visiting this beautiful city. One of the most popular activities in Chatellerault is cycling along the Loire River. The biking path follows closely by the river for some time so it’s an easy ride without any strenuous hills or steep climbs. This makes it enjoyable even if you are just starting out with your first bike tour experience.
You can also visit the Musée des Beaux Arts museum and tour de la Rochelle bridge – it’s easy to visit on a day trip from La Rochelle. The city center is easily accessible by public transport, with regular buses heading from Lafitole bus station in La Rochelle every 15 minutes during peak hours. Buses also run throughout most of the night until midnight or later so you can stay out as late as you like.
After that check out the amazing Château Gallerie – This lovely art gallery is located right next door to the Musée des Beaux Arts. It’s a great place for any visitor who wants to see more than just paintings, as they also sell lithographs and engravings from some of France’s most famous artists including Picasso, Dalí and Warhol. The museum has an incredible collection with pieces dating back centuries so it’s definitely worth checking out if you have time while visiting.