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Interesting place

An interesting place to visit with great views over the surrounding area. The chapel is good and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KMc528789
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Bury, United Kingdom
Castle & Chapel

The castle (Chateau) is very atmospheric and overlooks the Vienne river with a charming 19th... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Russell Y
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16500 Saint-Germain-de-Confolens, Confolens, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting place to visit with great views over the surrounding area. The chapel is good and the ruins give you chance to explore.

Thank KMc528789
Reviewed 31 December 2017

The castle (Chateau) is very atmospheric and overlooks the Vienne river with a charming 19th century bridge across it. As is typical, the castle is located on a high point and the views are lovely. But don't neglect the castle's 11th century chapel, right next...More

Thank Russell Y
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Christmas Fair here, with a French friend. We had passed the Chateau on a number of occasions, but this was the first visit. The Chateau itself has a grand outlook, overlooking the local river and lots of countryside. Steeped...More

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Small ruined castle, atmospheric and perched above a historic hamlet. Free to visit, so worth a stop if in the area.

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Beautiful ruined chateau perched on hill top above picturesque village with views of River Vienne. Exciting for kids to explore. Next door is pretty church and cemetery and lots of walks including one to barrage across River Issoire. Visited when having family get together at...More

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