French chateau for sale near Paris
This French chateau for sale is located less than an hour north of Paris and just 35 minutes from Charles de Gaulle Airport.
The origin of the castle dates back to the ninth century but was destroyed in the eleventh century by the Normans. The current building is from the 15th century and the castle, and many of the noblemen that has owned the domain over the centuries, has earned a place in the history of France.
Having survived revolutions and wars, the chateau has been carefully refurbished and the its historic features have been retained. The French castle is today a very well preserved historic building complete with moat (kept in pristine condition) and two beautiful ponds. The entrance of the main property is via a traditional drawbridge that opens out onto the main courtyard.
The main building offers 600 sqm of living space. There is a total of 12 rooms including 5 romantic bedrooms. Accompanying outbuildings which include a caretaker’s house, a separate apartment and a reception hall with a capacity of 350 people add a further 800 sqm constructed area.
The historic chateau is currently successfully used for hosting large scale events and weddings.