Château de la Chesnais
Close to the lake of Enghien, the charm of the castle of Chesnaie will enchant you.
The castle of Chesnaie joins in the lineage of country houses, the fashion of which peaks in 18th century.
This magnificent architectural witness of the Age of the Enlightenment evokes the relaxed rhythm of life which looked for at that time the city-dwellers already willing to build up itself a more intimate place to be in osmosis with the nature and its marvels. This unique atmosphere will enchant you.
The big lounge contains a set of woodwork of the remarkable 18th century. The music lounge is a beautiful oval room in the decoration of false marble. Wide and high windows give to the set a lively and warm light.
In the park in the hundred-year-old trees, Jean-Jacques Rousseau liked walking. He courted Countess d' Houdetot, sister-in-law of Madam d' Epinay, woman of letters and the moon of his benefactresses there.
- Animaux acceptés
- Tourisme handicap
Ouvert à la visite du dimanche au vendredi de 14h à 20h en été et sur RDV (par mail) le reste de l'année.
- Services : Pets welcome, Wi-fi
- Équipements : Car park
- Tourisme handicap : Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs