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CHESNEL

BEDROOMS

AN EXQUISITE CASTLE EXPERIENCE

'Chesnel' - the castle

SLEEPS 10 : 6 ROOMS

Chesnel is the original medieval structure of the château and full of quirky, enchanting and unique features.

Details of the bedrooms are below; for information about the living rooms,  click here.

Chesnel's Master Suite, Chambre d'Or
Chesnel's Master Suite, Chambre d'Or

Four-poster bed, spacious seating, views to the west (over the grounds and vineyard) and to the east (over the courtyard).

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The plush four-poster bed in Chambre d'Or
The plush four-poster bed in Chambre d'Or

A luxurious sleep

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First floor plan
First floor plan

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Chesnel's Master Suite, Chambre d'Or
Chesnel's Master Suite, Chambre d'Or

Four-poster bed, spacious seating, views to the west (over the grounds and vineyard) and to the east (over the courtyard).

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chambre d'or -

SLEEPS 2

Chesnel's Master Suite is sumptuously furnished, as befits the main suite of the castle, with a four poster bed.

Comfortable sofas and rugs make this airy room, overlooking the grounds and neighbouring vineyard as well as the courtyard, the most sought after bedroom.

On the first floor, accessible from the main spiral staircase it is full of interesting features including rare 15th Century handmade tiles.

CATHEDRAL SUITE -

SLEEPS 4 IN 2 DOUBLE ROOMS

At the top of the 55 step spiral staircase, in Chesnel's cathedral-like roof space are two delightful rooms. Marie Antoinette and Provence are on either side of the lounge area and share a toilet / shower room.

 

MARIE ANTOINETTE -

SLEEPS 2

Marie Antoinette is situated on the north side of the Cathedral lounge, on the upper second floor.

It has beautiful antique furniture including a king-sized bed, magnificent wardrobe and vanity table.

 

Featuring the rare 'upturned keel' roof structure it is the essence of French style.

 

It has wonderful views over both the east and west of the estate.

Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette

Classic French style at the very top of the château, with the upturned keel roof design

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Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette

With its tradional furniture and sumptious bed coverings

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Marie Antoinette westerly view
Marie Antoinette westerly view

over the grounds and adjacent vineyard

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Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette

Classic French style at the very top of the château, with the upturned keel roof design

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Bedroom Provence
Bedroom Provence

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Chesnel - Second Floor Plan
Chesnel - Second Floor Plan

Second floor showing Bedroom Provence

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East elevation of Chesnel
East elevation of Chesnel

Showing location of Provence

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Bedroom Provence
Bedroom Provence

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PROVENce -

SLEEPS 2

Situated on the south side of the Cathedral lounge, Provence has south facing windows, shaded from the bright Aquitaine sunshine by the adjacent trees.

Sleeping two in either twin singles or a super king sized bed it allows flexibility for your guests. PLEASE ADVISE when booking which format you require.

 

 

TOILET / SHOWER ROOM

Situated adjacent to bedroom 'Marie Antoinette', this twin sink facility also serves bedroom 'Provence' and is convenient for people using the Cathedral lounge in between.

The shower cubicle, being in the sloping roof space, is of limited height.

Upper 2nd floor toilet / shower room
Upper 2nd floor toilet / shower room

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Chesnel - Second Floor Plan
Chesnel - Second Floor Plan

Showing shower/WC

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Shower cubicle on upper 2nd floor
Shower cubicle on upper 2nd floor

Note: due to the sloping roof, there is limited height in the shower cubicle itself

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Upper 2nd floor toilet / shower room
Upper 2nd floor toilet / shower room

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AQUITAINE SUITE

SLEEPS 4 - 1 DOUBLE / 2 SINGLE ROOMS

Dubbed the 'fairytale' suite because of its private spiral staircase which leads to a charming, three room suite, culminating with one bedroom at the top of the tower. At the north end of Chesnel, there is a stylish room, Nouvelle Aquitaine which has a super king size bed and en-suite wash/shower room. An adjacent single room, Chambre Des Fleurs and its delightful sister single room further up the staircase, the Tower room complete the suite.  All these rooms share a toilet on the Aquitaine landing, a shower is either available within Nouvelle Aquitaine or in the toilet/shower room on the ground floor.

Nouvelle Aquitaine's sumptuous bedding
Nouvelle Aquitaine's sumptuous bedding

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Nouvelle Aquitaine
Nouvelle Aquitaine

Showing the ensuite shower / washbasin

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First Floor Detail
First Floor Detail

Showing entrance via the spiral staircase from the main tower staircase

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Nouvelle Aquitaine's sumptuous bedding
Nouvelle Aquitaine's sumptuous bedding

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NOUVELLE AQUITAINE -

SLEEPS 2

Situated on the north western side of Chesnel and overlooking the grounds and adjacent vineyard, the evening sunsets viewed from this room are stunning.

Full of historic features and sumptuous furnishings it is a haven of rest and relaxation.

It benefits from an ensuite wash / shower room and shares the adjacent toilet with with 'Chambre Des Fleurs' and the 'Tower Room'.

 
 

chambre des fleurs

- SLEEPS 1

This single room faces east overlooking the courtyard.

Chambre des Fleurs
Chambre des Fleurs

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Chambre des Fleurs
Chambre des Fleurs

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First Floor Detail
First Floor Detail

Showing access from main staircase via the spiral staircase

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Chambre des Fleurs
Chambre des Fleurs

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TOWER ROOM - SLEEPS 1

At the top of the tower, with splendid views across and over the courtyard to the surrounding countryside, this is well worth the extra climb!

It has a single four poster bed.

The Tower Room
The Tower Room

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The Tower Room
The Tower Room

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Tower Room
Tower Room

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The Tower Room
The Tower Room

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AQUITAINE'S TOILET

Aquitaine’s toilet
Aquitaine’s toilet

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Aquitaine’s toilet
Aquitaine’s toilet

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Aquitaine’s toilet
Aquitaine’s toilet

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