Delightful 14th Century Castle
Villetoureix, Dordogne, Aquitaine
Ref. No. 191496See location on map (24600)
Property DescriptionIn the heart of a typical Périgord village and its "Thousand and one castles", close to Ribérac and 40 minutes from Périgueux, is this beautiful castle, whose origins date back to the 14th century, and its caretaker / guest house, with a total living area of 500 m² on grounds of 7 700 m² enhanced by a swimming pool.
The main residence of 386m² living-space facing south-west overlooks, with its many windows, a landscaped park planted with century-old trees. On the ground floor, it offers a large living-room of 39m2, a dining-room 26m², a fitted kitchen, bedroom with private bathroom, utility room, walk-in wardrobe and WC. From the ground floor you can also access the guest-house of 67m², having an independent entrance, consisting of a living room with an open-plan kitchen, 2 bedrooms, a bathroom and a WC. The living room, perfectly lit with a delightful view of the park, has a majestic fireplace. The floor is paved with natural stone, parqueted - in the other rooms.
On the first floor of the north tower, you will find a huge bedroom with its Oriel window and a beautiful period fireplace, its private bathroom, a walk-in wardrobe, a games-room, a second bedroom with its shower room. Finally, on the third level of the north and south towers, two other bedrooms are located, with their respective shower rooms. Each of the rooms is bright, spacious and richly decorated.
The house has undergone a complete renovation providing all the necessary comfort. The heating is via mains gas, sanitation is connected to the mains sewerage. The period elements have been carefully safeguarded and provide an undeniable charm.
In the harmonious and beautifully landscaped park, you will find a swimming pool with its pool-house, a caretaker's house to renovate, and outbuildings.
Emblem of the village with its central position, this not-overly large edifice will seduce you with its charm, its luminosity and easy maintenance. It is an ideal place for a family holiday home, very close to impressive tourist sites, that can also adapt to a guesthouse / bed and breakfast project, host seminars and other prestigious gatherings.
Near to Béribéri, 40 minutes from Périgueux and its TGV train-station, 1 hour from Angoulême and its TGV train-station, 1 hour 40 minutes from Bordeaux, 2 hours from the Atlantic beaches.
Home Features: Agency fees included
Energy consumption: 172 kWh/m2/yr
Greenhouse Gas: 47 kg CO2/m2/yr
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