Chateau Le Mortier HotelHotel/Sports/Resorts
project description Castle refurbishment
location Monnaie, France
The village of Monnaie is located some 14 kilometres north-east of the City of Tours in the Loire Region of France. The 250 hectares Chateau le Mortier estate occupies land to the north of the village. The chateau which was constructed circa 1867 is located in the south-west of the estate. The proposals included the refurbishment of the Chateau to create 26 suites and the construction of an adjacent low-rise hotel building containing front and back of house facilities and 100 guest rooms linked to the Chateau at ground level by way of a glass bridge spanning over an artificial formal pond.The proposals also included alterations to and the refurbishment of the former farm buildings to create golf clubhouse facilities.A new 18-hole golf course was planned within the southern and central part of the estate, in and around the ancient woodland and around the two lakes and a new 9-hole golf course was planned within the northern part of the estate in and around which, were planned detached villas.