IMG_5647 The castle of Courances was built in 1628; it replaces an older medieval castle. Samuel de Habler, an ancestor to the current owners, gave the castle its Louis...
The castle of Courances was built in 1628; it replaces an older medieval castle. Samuel de Habler, an ancestor to the current owners, gave the castle its Louis…
IMG_5659 The grand alley leading to the castle is bordered by two canals and planetrees that were planted in 1782.
The grand alley leading to the castle is bordered by two canals and planetrees that were planted in 1782.
IMG_5649 Although it was built during Louis XIII's reign, it is Samuel de Habler, an ancestor to the current owners, who gave the castle its Louis XIII look in the...
Although it was built during Louis XIII's reign, it is Samuel de Habler, an ancestor to the current owners, who gave the castle its Louis XIII look in the…
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IMG_5652 The horseshoe staircase.
The horseshoe staircase.
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IMG_5653 The castle is surrounded by a canal.
The castle is surrounded by a canal.
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IMG_5703 Back of the castle.
Back of the castle.
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IMG_5663 French gardens.
French gardens.
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IMG_5702 Castle and the "mirror pool". There are 17 pools in the 75-hectare estate.
Castle and the "mirror pool". There are 17 pools in the 75-hectare estate.
IMG_5665 The horseshow pool.
The horseshow pool.
IMG_5669 The bather.
The bather.
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