Château du “Marquis De Lafayette” in Touraine, Central France


Video of the only private château which belonged to “Marquis de Lafayette” 





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Price :  1,700,000 Euros  

RE Taxes per Year : 3000 Euros

Adress : Dolus-le-Sec

Superficie : 32000 sq ft of living space.

12.4 acres aprox of magnificent grounds including formal garden.

Bedrooms : 11     Guest Rooms : 8

We have all the documents, listed in the city Hall of Paris, about the transaction of this château to “Marquis de Lafayette in September 1792 with its signature.

The Chateau du Marquis de Lafayette is very well maintained and there is no need of restorations, as the owners took a very good care of it, for 20 years. This Historic French Chateau can be used for a family and rented partially (2 independant houses) or used commercially as a “Historic Mansion (Hotel Particulier) in a Area included in the “World Heritage Site” by UNESCO. This Universal and Famous Region is attracting millions of tourists from all part of the world Every year.

This property, located on the edge of a small village in Touraine, with primary and essential shops, is close to a major tourist route. It has a certain charm and could be held in beautiful large family home as used commercially in guest room, recreation center or others as well…

This 11-bedrooms Chateau, built from the 13th and 14th century and restructured in the 17th and 18th centuries, belonged to the hero of the American Revolutionary War, the Marquis de Lafayette who fought alongside George Washington in the American Revolutionary War.

Main Part of the château:

Ground floor : entrance, receptions, living rooms, dining room, office, 2 kitchens with an office, 2 guest toilets,one bedroom and a beautiful bathroom. Upstairs there comes this magnificent stone staircase to the first floor, with a bright gallery, which serves 6 bedrooms: 2 rooms with bathrooms, 2 rooms with shower room with toilet and one toilet room in the gallery.

2nd floor: 4 bedrooms and some bathrooms.

Big and beautiful attic sub frame.

East wing of the house :

Ground floor: entrance, hallway, lounge, dining room, kitchen.
First floor : 3 bedrooms and bathrooms.
Cellar under part, central heating (new boiler) and / or wood boiler. Serrewood.

Dependencies, L’orangerie :

Large stone house, recently modernized and in good condition. Ground floor: Entrance, living room, dining room, utility room, toilet.
1st floor: 4 bedrooms and bathrooms
2nd floor: 4 bedrooms and bathrooms

Garage with 4 doors. Large wood clamp.

Portraits of the two men now hang side by side in the U.S. Capitol building. 12.4 acres approx of magnificent grounds including formal garden. Most of those French castles are connected to one another, by an “underground passage‚ which could have allow a man with a horse to pass through, in a secretive way, in the Medieval time.

Various architectural items, fireplaces, beamed ceilings, stone staircase, Renaissance gallery, perfectly preserved are witnessing the evolution of the building that extends from the fourteen to the nineteen century.

The chateau is 55 minutes away from Paris by Train.

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