Chateau in Touraine
One can move into this Chateau with no more than ones personal effects, which is extremely rare.
Â The property consists of thirty hectares (roughly 70 acres) of cleared woods and fields all around the buildings. There is also a lake and stables.
The slate roof is in perfect condition and has been regularly checked and repaired in true traditional manner. It also contains handsome architectural elements, typical of the Renaissance. The castle still has many traces of the 13thÂ century.
The castle was first mentioned in 1234, probable date of its construction,Â in the archives of the city of Tours. Refurbished during the Renaissance, its decorative elements reveal the magnificence of the period, as shown, for instance, in the exceptional bands containing the medallions.
20 unfurnished rooms
Giving onto two long galleries
Linen-room and boiler room in the basement
Total habitable surface: about 800 square metres
7 bedrooms with bathrooms and dressing rooms
Plus 1 suite with bathroom, 2 rooms
Family/hunt room with door entrance
Kitchen containing its antique stove hand made, specialy design to Bussiere.
Main drawing-room-large living room with French door
Chinese sitting room
Television or cinema room
Office with door entrance
2 Â keepers flats 1 inside the castle Â 1 outside in the studio
1 Â large 2-car garage
1 Â heated swimming-pool with a pool-house
1 Â 18th century 200 square-metre farmhouse
- Lake side
It is one hour away from both Poitiers and Tours Nord airports (with a direct Tours to London flight).Â
The closest town is 5kms away and has an International school.