Château des Faisans, France

Château des Faisans

Château des Faisans is an abandoned mansion in France. Once home to kings, the property now sits empty retaining it's grace and glory.

Visited May 2014  France France Abandoned

Château des Faisans is a beautiful mansion in France, built at the end of the 19th century. When walking into the property you can tell the family who lived there must have been wealthy. The reception hall opens up onto a large staircase topped with a large glass semi-dome flooding the place with light. The basement contains servant’s quarters, each of whom could be summoned using a series bells throughout the property. Further research reveals the house was home to kings, counts and various members of the royal family.

Château des Faisans - A room divided into two with ornate arches
Château des Faisans – A room divided into two with ornate arches
Château des Faisans - The main space with the arches behind
Château des Faisans – The main space with the arches behind
Château des Faisans - Window and wall detail showing the fleur de lis decorations
Château des Faisans – Window and wall detail showing the fleur de lis decorations
Château des Faisans - View from behind the arches
Château des Faisans – View from behind the arches
Château des Faisans - Wider view of the room from behind the arches
Château des Faisans – Wider view of the room from behind the arches
Château des Faisans - Details in the ornate room
Château des Faisans – Details in the ornate room
Château des Faisans - The spacious hallway
Château des Faisans – The spacious hallway
Château des Faisans - The front door in the hallway
Château des Faisans – The front door in the hallway
Château des Faisans - Another room downstairs
Château des Faisans – Another room downstairs
Château des Faisans - Heading up the main staircase
Château des Faisans – Heading up the main staircase
Château des Faisans - Glass dome arch at the top of the stairs
Château des Faisans – Glass dome arch at the top of the stairs
Château des Faisans - Looking down the main staircase
Château des Faisans – Looking down the main staircase
Château des Faisans - Staircase and glass dome arch
Château des Faisans – Staircase and glass dome arch
Château des Faisans - Wider fisheye view at top of stairs
Château des Faisans – Wider fisheye view at top of stairs
Château des Faisans - The Birdcage - closer view of the arch dome
Château des Faisans – The Birdcage – closer view of the arch dome
Château des Faisans - Dome arch detail
Château des Faisans – Dome arch detail
Château des Faisans - The master bathroom
Château des Faisans – The master bathroom
Château des Faisans - One of the bedrooms
Château des Faisans – One of the bedrooms
Château des Faisans - Another bedroom
Château des Faisans – Another bedroom
Château des Faisans - A bedroom with it's bed remaining
Château des Faisans – A bedroom with it’s bed remaining
Château des Faisans - The master bedroom with drapes on the wall
Château des Faisans – The master bedroom with drapes on the wall
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