A restoration project by
Nick and Edie Ballantine
A spacious salon, which provides an ideal reception room for aperitifs
and afternoon teas. It is finished in traditional materials, with exposed
beams and lime plaster. The floor is covered by quality coir carpeting
and the whole space is lit by double aspect wooden windows (double
glazed for extra insulation)
The Dining room
A vast room with an imposing 15th century granite fireplace, which
dominates the interior wall. The walls are hung with fabric and
tapestry evocative of the style of the the middle ages. Waxed beams
and rich borders create a sumptuous interior ideal for entertaining.
(The hangings and curtains are included in the sale)
Chambre Du Richelieu
A magnificent suite comprising a spacious salon
with a kitchenette and hand crafted chestnut
staircase leading to a magical toiles de Jouy
bedroom with en-suite bathroom and its own Juliet
balcony. The suite has a private exterior door.
Chambre Du Parc
Adjacent we find the du Parc bedroom.
Together with the suite, this could
form a small 2 bedroom apartment
of family accommodation for Granny
The du Parc bedroom, with canopied
bed, and ensuite shower
room and dressing area
and private entrance.
Family guest room 1 The mirror image of the Richeleiu Suite, this family
suite offers a spacious suite with kitchenette, salon
and large bedroom with en-suite bathroom, accessed
by an elegant staircase
Family guest room 2 A second bedroom with shower en suite and separate exterior
door onto the courtyard down rose scented pathways.
Traditional features abound, including hand-crafted doors
with iron fittings, leaded light windows and round stone
Master bedroom suite Another spacious room (35 square meters) with
double aspect windows and a charming 15th
century granite fireplace. Coir matting covers
quality wooden floors.
The Chestnut Walk