They’ve unearthed mysterious medieval tunnels, uncovered ancient artifacts that hint to what daily life was like , and uncovered a beautiful fresco in a salon on the first floor. (Click here or on a photo for a slideshow.) It sounds romantic, but the process of buying and restoring a property of such size and significance has been an arduous labor of love.
Join this Australian family who had been on the hunt for a vacation home in France and then stumbled on a property in need of some major TLC that captured their hearts.
“We had never planned on a chateau. Our French friends warned us about those,” says Karina Waters, “But after driving down the snow-capped mountains and seeing the chateau’s grounds from the village, we were sold.”
Click here to visit their website and see how things are going.