Ref. 3257 Mansion for sale alongside the river
The property is situated in Loiret department, near Montargis, at the exit of a town with shops and amenities. The origins of the property date back from the Middle Ages. It used to protect a bridge over the Loing river and a river port for inland water shipping. Formerly a hunting lodge in the 18th C., the dwelling was extended at the beginning of the Â« First Empire Â». On the courtyard side, a prominent central section built at this era breaks the alignment of the main façade. A small building was added to right side of the main mansion, it is now the kitchen.
The classical architecture of the building is discreet and elegant. The windows, with external wood shutters, are perfectly aligned on the two levels. The four-sided pavilion is covered by tile roofs and pierced, on the park side, by four dormers. On the courtyard side, the roof of the prominent central section is covered by a slate roofs and two dormers. The mansion, of about 300sqm, comprises:
On the ground floor: entrance with stairway and toilets. Two successive living rooms with a stone Â« Louis Xvi Â» fireplace, dining room with a large wooded fireplace, kitchen. The building with double or triple exposure lets daylight stream into the building's interior. On the first floor: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a linen room.
On the second floor with its sloping ceilings: 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Basement: Large vaulted cellar, technical room, 2 rooms. An independent outbuilding comprises a small accommodation of four rooms on two levels (to fully rehabilitate), two garages, a workshop and a small storage room.
On the other sides of the courtyard, a small building used as former hutch, henhouse and kennel and a long covered wood shed. A small sheepfold in the middle of the property.
In an exceptional natural environment, the terrain slopes down towards the canal over one kilometre. Not overlooked, the view extends infinitely over the Loing valley and the Briare canal.
The park of about 12,35acres of meadows and woods with various species, including a remarkable lime tree of 400 years old. A pond of about 3.000sqm.
Swimming pool (10 x 5metre)
Set in a beautiful park on the water' s edge, the property has a lot of charm and authenticity. The property, away from nuisances, is set in a peaceful and quiet environment. An enthusiast searching for authenticity will find here what he was looking for. In its current state, the mansion is habitable, however some interior works and certain modern day comforts are needed, while preserving the original features
A renovation cost certainly but an added value assured given the remarkable original character of the property. The building, with a known historical past, enjoys locally the title of chateau, as often attributed by the villagers themselves and perpetuated by a long popular tradition.
Price € 590,000
Price / sq metre: €/m² 1,966.67
Professional property listing
Agency: Cabinet LE NAIL