Welcome to Château de Purnon, an extraordinary Louis XVI chateau in Vienne, France. Practically preserved intact since its construction in 1771, sadly today it is in serious peril requiring an enormous restoration project to safeguard it for future generations.

Le Domaine

Set over 24 hectares of beautiful parkland, Château de Purnon gazes north over le forêt de Scevolles. Inside the Château’s stone walls lie stables, a chapel, the 17th century Moulin Bigeard and a rare éolienne Bollée.

Le Projet de Restauration

With the support of the Ministère de la Culture – Direction régionale des affaires culturelles de Nouvelle-Aquitaine we are restoring this beautiful domain, honouring it’s heritage & splendour.

Support the restoraton project

You can support the immense restoration project of the Château de Purnon in the following ways:

Limited Edition!

Château roof slate drink coasters

Hand made at the château from slate saved from the château roof! These beautiful drink coasters with felt pads on the bottom have been hand made using exclusively the slate retrieved from the château roof. Presented in a lovely château vintage wood box. Your purchase directly aids the restoration of the château roof.