Castles and Manor Houses around the world.
what exactly is a Chateau?
Here are some definitions:
- an impressive country house (or castle) in France
- A château (plural châteaux; for both the singular and the plural) is a manor house or residence of the lord of the manor or a country house of nobility or gentry, with or without fortifications, originally—and still most frequently—in French-speaking regions. ...
- A French castle, fortress, manor house, or large country house; Any stately residence imitating a distinctively French castle; An estate where wine is produced and often bottled, especially in Bordeaux
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