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Joanna Leggett’s favourite châteaux

This month, I would like to show you my favourite châteaux with land where you can enjoy the spring. I hope you will like them :)

N°1 – Enchanting grand Manoir set in Chaulieu, Normandy

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This simply unique property is impeccably maintained and benefits from a very private setting cocooned by lawns and trees. This beautiful home offers plenty of space mixing original features and luxury, but comprises also large outbuildings, a well and a pond. – €950,000

N°2 – Beautiful medieval château set in Saint-Jean-du-Gard, Languedoc Roussillon


Dating back to the late 12th century, this beautiful medieval Château benefits from a magical setting in the Cevennes National Park, perfect for those looking for unspoilt natural beauty on the doorstep. Divided into four apartments and comprising a heated pool and a 1930’s golf course on a 200 acres of land, this property has a huge business potential. – €1,300,000

N°3 – Immaculate château set in Val-d’Oire-et-Gartempe, Limousin

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Set on not less than 5.7 hectares of land, this immaculate château comprises 4 bedrooms, an adjoining 3 bedroom gite and a spacious outbuilding offering a lot of potential to be a large and original family home or to start a B&B activity. Although tastefully renovated, many original features have been preserved in this 430 m² residence. – €490,000

N°4 – Exceptional harmonious château set in Domjean, Normandy

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This exceptional harmonious château in excellent condition is very spacious thanks to its 900 m² of habitable space mixing old and contemporary styles but you will, for sure, be seduced by the 24 hectares of land with a caretaker house, pond, dovecot, outbuildings and a tennis court. – €2,500,000 

N°5 – Beautifully restored château set in Saint-Sulpice-d’Excideuil, Dordogne

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This beautifully restored family château is very pretty but also easily manageable and benefiting from an excellent energy efficiency, which is rare for this type of property. This prestige residence also comprises a pool, summer kitchen, terrace, barns and a two bedroom cottage to welcome family and friends. – €1,290,000