Claude Lelouch: the director has put his Norman mansion up for sale for… 7.5 million euros!

The famous director Claude Lelouch has just put his Norman mansion up for sale, as reported by Le Parisien, on Saturday January 7, 2023. He is asking 7.5 million euros for the imposing building.

A great lover of Normandy, Claude Lelouch had a imposing manor in the heart of the Pays d’Auge (Calvados), in 2010. A decade later, he decided to part with it, as revealed The ParisianSaturday, January 7, 2023. Built on 4 hectares of land, the circular mansion has served more as a movie set as a residence for the famous director and is currently for sale at a price of 7.5 million euros.

Asked by France Blue Normandythe 85-year-old said of this large house: “We shot several scenes from the film The Best Years of a Life, with Jean-Louis Trintignant and Anouk Aimée, as well as passages from To Each His Life. It’s a set that I had built for several feature films and to prepare another one, I’m going to sell it“. Enough to allow the director to count on a substantial budget for his next film.

Claude Lelouch’s mansion is a real collector’s item

Particularly original thanks to its circular architecture, Claude Lelouch’s mansion lets in sunlight throughout the day. In addition to offering a exceptional view on the park and the private golf course that surrounds it, it has no less than five luxurious suites, a huge reception of 200m2 and a 70m2 swimming pool right in the heart of the house.

While the building was put up for sale for a few days by the director of One hman and a womanthe agent in charge of selling the property said: “It is truly a collector’s item. The idea of ​​the circular mansion can initially confuse buyers, but very quickly the visit makes these preconceptions disappear and I do not hide from you that we already have people interested in the property.“. At the level of the profile of potential buyers, we can count as many architecture enthusiasts only fans of Claude Lelouch’s work. The Norman manor could therefore sell very quickly.