An exceptional and tastefully restored 19th century romantic castle (may be sold fully-furnished) in the western Loire Valley offering 900 sqm over 5 floors : Ground Floor: entrance hall, 2 large living rooms, dining room, wc, study/office, round library, fully-fitted kitchen and breakfast room with granite worktops, & grand staircase with stained-glass window. First Floor: 4 family suites (all with ensuite marble bathrooms or shower rooms, 2 with adjacent dressing rooms). Second Floor: 1 family suite plus 2 further bedrooms (all with ensuite shower rooms), plus 1 additional bedroom/playroom, music room, cinema/media room, art studio, linen room, plus the possibility to create additional bedrooms. Attic: high-ceilinged spaces that may be converted into multiple bedrooms. The lower-ground floor offers an independent caretaker flat (bedroom, kitchen, living/dining room & bathroom), several workshops and a wine cellar. This 10,000 sqm property in the Loire Valley offers a private fishing lake, long tree-lined allee/drive, century-old trees, an English-style park, wooded walks, electrified horse enclosures, and a large walled garden with swimming pool, rose gardens and orchards. There are renovated outbuildings such as the Orangery, currently used as a fully-equipped gym and reception room, and the Pavillon, a delightful cottage with three bedrooms, an open-plan living area and a bathroom. There are two other large and impressive outbuildings to renovate which have the potential for multiple uses. Located only 2 minutes from a charming town with all amenities, 20 minutes from Laval (beautiful 1000-yr-old riverside 'City of Art & History'), and 1h40mins from Paris by TGV (soon to be 65 minutes from Paris by LGV). Perfect for a private home or an hotel activity. Currently the chateau and the cottage are a successful holiday-rental business and corporate event location, and may be sold in turn-key condition. A must-see.