For Sale! L’Epinay Castel, former estate of Marquis de Lafayette

Domaine de l’Epinay in Loire Valley
Beautiful property with large outbuildings in a 10 acres wooded park.
This estate belonged to the Marquis de Lafayette who sold it to finance his campaign in America.
It extends over a four-hectare (10 acres) of magnificent grounds including formal garden.(…)
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