The Comte and Comtesse welcome you to their home, the Chateau de Sevigne, a truly magnificent and historically significant castle for rent. This is one of the most exceptional locations to holiday in Normandy.
The Chateau de Sevigne offers 8 bedrooms, sleeping 15 guests in wonderful old world style and comfort. The chateau has a superb swimming pool and a hard court tennis court.
The Chateau de Sevigne is situated in Cotentin, 15 minutes away from the iconic Second World War landing beaches and the unforgettable scenes at St Mere l’Eglise. The surrender of Cherbourg to the allied forces on the 26th June 1944 was signed in the Chateau de Sevigne between the American and the German Generals. The drawing room is as it was during the conflict so you are walking back in time. The décor will surpass all your expectations. There is also internet connection for those wishing to conduct business.
Interior and grounds
The Chateau de Sevigne has 8 guest rooms comprising of 2 doubles, 2 singles, 2 twins, 2 suites. All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms and a telephone outlet. The maximum capacity of the château is 15 adults and 2 infants.
The entry to the château ground floor is through a double hall in Carrara marble, leading to the drawing rooms on the 1st floor and the bedrooms on the 2nd floor. The ground floor contains a very spacious dining room that can seat up to 20 people, a light and modern kitchen, and a large billiards room to add to an enjoyment of the guests.
On the first floor you will appreciate the vast drawing room, there is a library with Louis XVI wood panelling and a stunning fireplace in Carrera marble. The music room and the games room is Louis XV. There is a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
The bedrooms are mostly on the second floor. The bedrooms have all been decorated by leading European interior designers in the elegant French 18th century style but are also up to date with all modern comfort from internet connection in the rooms and heated towel rails in all the bathrooms. There are 7 bedrooms on the second floor, each with its own modern en-suite bathroom.
This superb chateau has 6 hectares of private land, a 12x6m heated swimming pool, a private hard court tennis court, a children’s play house and many outbuildings.
Location and local information
The Chateau de Sevigne is 20 km from Cherbourg, and the nearest major town is Valognes at 3km.
Catering and services
Anything you wish for can be organised on request.