The story of a fateful meeting
It all began one fine spring morning with an unplanned visit to an old château, which had been abandoned for decades.
Time had left its scars, but the 17th century towers still watched proudly over the site, located on the edge of a 65-hectare forest. Nature had reclaimed the site years ago and had invaded both the château and its outbuildings.
The sun was shining that morning and despite the numerous obstacles littering the alleyways where brambles still barred our access, we stood in silence and admired this magnificent building which had welcomed Cardinal de Richelieu in its day, and this breath-taking scene in which Mother Nature beckoned us with her leafy arms and echoes of the past seemed to ring in our ears.
The sheer magic of the site was not lost upon us… And on that fine spring morning we took a decision: this ancient property would be brought back to life. The result is the Domaine de Prin…