€3 675 000
agency fees to be paid by the seller
ANNECY LE VIEUX
|Surface||350 M2*||Plot Size||5000 M2|
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Forming part of Lake Annecy history, this unique property offers 5000m2 of land and 350m2 habitable over three floors. Gated premises with long, sweeping drive offering exceptional views of the lake and town of Annecy facing due west. The property offers 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, a vast reception room and beautifully restored south-west facing balcony and terrace overlooking the grounds. On the lower ground floor, a wine cellar, pantry and multiple storage rooms, a wellness facility with spa and direct access to the grounds.
This unique manor house is steeped in history. Marie-Joseph "Eugène" Sue, French serial novelist and one of the country's most celebrated writers, resided here until 1857. Set in a dominant position in Annecy le Vieux within private grounds parkland and pine forest, this magnificent lakeside property has been hailed a historical landmark for decades, with its exceptional views of Annecy's dramatic mountain scenery and medieval city, known as "Little Venice".
Lovingly restored to an exemplary standard of excellence, the property offers all the comforts of modern living whilst retaining the majority of its original features restored during the renovation several years ago.
Set over four floors, the second and top floor offers two master bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a private living room showing the magnificent timber structure.
The first floor is dedicated to the main sleeping quarters. Accessed from the original staircase, a bright and spacious corridor leads to a further four bedrooms and three bathrooms, the fourth bedroom is in the northern turret to the rear of the property.
The ground floor offers a vast living room with oak flooring, wood-burner and the conviviality of an open-plan kitchen and dining area.
Finally, to complete this beautiful residence, on the lower ground floor with direct access to the garden area and open grounds, is the laundry room, wine cellar, additional storage rooms and pantry, as well as a sauna and shower room.
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