Rory Ramsden – Luxury French Property Finder & Buyer's Agent in south west France
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Every Château Tells a Story #14: Le Château des Bordes, Lot

You can learn a lot about the area by studying a chateau. You can learn history and architecture. This tells you the different things you can learn and how that happens. Chateaus usually have a lot of historical significance because they’re old and have been lived in for a long time.

Key Takeaways:

  • France has many chateaux.
  • Many are tourist attractions, while others are mere ruins and still others have been re-purposed as other things.
  • Promihanes three chateauxs includes Le Château des Bordes, built in the 13th century and remodeled in the 15th, 17th and 20th centuries.

“Millet pointed out that the château was not built as a fortified house but rather as an agricultural property, the aim being to impress the locals into paying their taxes.”

https://vanessafrance.wordpress.com/2016/09/22/every-chateau-tells-a-story-14-le-chateau-des-bordes-lot/

About the Author Rory

Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.

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