Château de Jehay, Belgium

The domain and its history

united_kingdomChâteau de Jehay is recognizable among all others thanks to its famous checker-board cladding, made up of thick white chalk stone bonders alternating with brown sandstone rubble stones.

romania_flagDomeniul si istoria sa: Castelul Jehay se diferentiaza de alte castele datorita aspectului exterior de “tabla de sah“, datorita amestecului de piatra alba cu piatra bej.

chateau de jehay belgique

Chateau Jehay Belgium castle

Jehay garden chateu castle belgium

In the footsteps of Guy van den Steen, sculptor

united_kingdomIn the park, the sculptures by the former proprietor of these premises are a real talking point…A journey through the arts of the land of imaginary characters: the Praying Mantis, Innocence, Venus bathing, Ophelia, and many others.

romania_flagPe urmele sculptorului Guy van den Steen: in parcul castelului se afla numeroase sculpturi ce pot starni diverse reactii…

statues women chateau jehay


Wherever the wind takes you

united_kingdomLinked to the château by a five-arched bridge, the Italian-style gardens extend as far as the eye can see. A stroll amongst the remarkable trees is a pure pleasure. Allow yourself to be guided by the murmur of the wind in the leaves.

romania_flagUn pod cu cinci arcade face legatura intre castel si gradinile in stil Italian care se intand cat vezi cu ochii. O plimbare printre copaci poate fi foarte placuta daca te lasi purtat de murmurul vantului printre frunze.

trees chateau jehay belgium

chateau jehay garden bench

garden jehay castle belgium

on the bench couple

There are more castles in Belgium!

Here is a list of the castles in Belgium that I have seen so far. You will surely like them!