The castle of Lachassagne (Fr. Le château de Lachassagne) was built in 1830 on the ruins of a medieval castle by the family of Rochechouart de Mortemart, whose arms adorn the facade. The building has a long wine-growing tradition since the vineyard, the vatting and the cellars were fitted out and developed in 1777. Today, the estate is still devoted to wine production.
The site of the Château de LACHASSAGNE estate is exceptional! 25 km north of Lyon, in the heart of Beaujolais des Pierres Dorées, the property overlooks the Saône plain and enjoys a panoramic view. It has the particularity of having 62 ha completely enclosed by walls; it includes a 25 ha wood, 21 ha of vines, meadows, a very beautiful central alley lined with trees and numerous retaining walls in dry stones. In the woods, it is possible to climb to the top of a tower and discover a 360 ° view of the whole of southern Beaujolais. The Château also has a very fine cuvage to visit with an imposing press from 1843 and vaulted cellars.
Address: 416 Rue du Château, 69480 Lachassagne, France