Chateau | 10 bedrooms | sleeps 16
The Chateau des Clemont, dating from the 18th Century, sits in 350 hectares of verdant grounds and mature formal gardens. There is a modern swimming pool (12x6 metres) and a pavilion pool house complete with changing rooms. 16 lucky guests can be accommodated in this meticulously restored Château.
The ground floor of this luxury French Chateau reatures a spacious reception room, fully equipped kitchen, a large dining room, a drawing room complete with grand piano and games room with a billiard table. The first floor has 10 elegant bedrooms and three bathrooms.
This chateau is also home to a small chapel, complete with an authentic 15th century altar, making it perfect for a small marriage blessing or wedding ceremony. The extensive grounds feature a beautiful fishing lake, large furnished terraces and exquisite formal gardens. Chateau Des Clemont is one of the best kept Chateaux in France.
This superb Chateau is the family home of the Comte and Comtesse, who live in Versailles, and is listed as a National Monument by the French Government.
|Size||Sleeps up to 16, 10 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Fax machine, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||10 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Double beds (3)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details indoors|
The ground floor has a superb reception room, a fully equipped kitchen, laundry and dining room with fireplace and chandelier. There is a drawing room with grand piano, smoking room, games room with billiard table, and a downstairs WC.
The first floor (bedroom floor) has 10 elegantly furnished bedrooms (3 doubles, 3 twin and 4 singles) 3 bathrooms and a WC.
|Further details outdoors|
The property also boasts a terraces with outdoor furniture, formal gardens and park with fishing lakes. There is a modern swimming pool (12x6 metres), complete with a changing pavilion, shower and WC. The pool is fenced and alarmed. There is also a Catholic Chapel with authentic 15th Century autel.
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The Loire Valley region
The Loire Valley's principal glory are the many glorious chateaux that stud the banks of the river Loire and its tributaries. The Loire valleys lavish palaces, castles, manoirs and their splendid gardens are among the France’s primary attractions. Some of the more popular and most visited chateaux include: Angers, Amboise, Azay-le-Rideau, Blois, Chenonceaux, Chambord, Cheverny, and Villandry. Orléans, the ancient Roman city is the region's capital, and historically one of France's major centres of learning. Interestingly in 1429, Joan of Arc won a famous victory against the invading British forces in the city who had laid siege to Orléans for several months. Southeast of Orléans is the town of Sancerre, where one of the Loire’s, and indeed France’s most famous white wines is produced. The Loire valley boasts 22 world-famous wines, Loire wines are famous for their subtlety. Some of the more illustrious Loire wines include: Sancerre, Valencay, Montlouis, Pouilly Fouisse and Vouvray. The Loire valley has wonderful cheeses Crottin de Chavignol and Sainte-Maure de Touraine, superb fish, world famous wine, eating in this quarter of France is hard to beat. The sport on offer to holiday makers in the Loire valley is first rate. The countryside is vast and beautiful. The Loire, with its countless chateaux, is a must for all those wishing to vacation in France at some point.
There is a supermarket within 10 minutes and the local boulangerie is only 5 minutes away. Angers is 15km away and the international airport at Nantes a short 60km drive. Nearby to visit are various châteaux, golf courses, museums, vineyards and leisure activities.