Château des Etangs, Les Etangs



brief description: 

the Château des Etangs dates back to the 13th century and is immediately bordered by 1 hectare of park terrain. Its four building wings surround a medieval inner courtyard, which can be accessed by a paved driveway leading through a wooden gate and an archway. The château boasts 30 rooms, which are all being used as living space. Upon prior agreement, the courtyard and the park may both be accessed by production vehicles. The château as well as the adjoining park were classified as historical monuments and are, consequently, under preservation order

relevant filming facts

residiential house
the facade is, for the most part, in its original state; the interior has been renovated
interior architecture: 
upon prior agreement, some of the proprietors may possibly make their apartments available for interior filming. The individual flats are all very different in style, from modern to classic. To obtain further details, please refer to the contact information provided above
Background noise: 
although a main road passes directly in front of the ch%uFFFDteau, road traffic noise is rather low inside the building and in the courtyard (noise level depending on wind direction)
the château is surrounded on three sides by park terrain and trees. On the fourth side is a main road. The trees on the park terrain shield the estate almost completely from the adjoining village, so that the view from the château is almost en
Space restrictions: 
filming permissions for interior scenes can, in principle, be obtained after consultation with the individual proprietors
Time restrictions : 
to be discussed
several restaurants (approx. 5 km away)
the château disposes of various cellar rooms which may be used for make-up, wardrobe, technical equipment, etc. upon prior agreement


from France, coming from the direction of Metz, the village of Les Etangs is situated directly on the D954 secondary road (going in the direction of Boulay, Saarlouis). The château is located on the right hand side of the main road as you enter Les Etangs from Germany, coming from the direction of Saarbrücken, take the A620 and the A8 motorways going in the direction of Saarlouis. Leave the A8 at exit no. 3, and follow the B269 national road and the D954 secondary road going in the direction of Metz. The village of Les Etangs is situated directly on the D954 (direction Metz). The château is located on the left hand side of the main road as you enter Les Etangs


sanitary facilities: 
available in each apartment
parking lot: 
sufficient spaces available
electricity supply: 
available (220 V)
water supply: 


Marie-Alix Fourquenay