Traditional Charentaise property with 2 bedrooms with a lovely large enclosed garden. Property consists of a fully fitted kitchen/diner with large woodburner with stairs leading to living room, and wine cellar of 50m², and second staircase to 2 bedrooms, bathroom, and seperate wc, with a further staircase to attic where there is potential to transform into further living space of 3 bedrooms with exposed stone.
Outside there is a workshop, above ground plunge pool, a stone barn of 41m² with more potential to turn into living space, a lovely garden enclosed by stone walling and fencing, and not over-looked, with various fruit trees and shrubs.
This property has huge possibilities, completely habitable and a lot to offer.
Just a few minutes to the bakers on foot, 5 minutes to nearest local shops in Matha, 20 minutes to main town of St Jean d’Angely, just over an hour to the nearest Airport in La Rochelle for low cost flights to the UK, and 11kms away in Thors a lake with amenities, and play area. This is a perfect location as being close to Cognac and Saintes and in the heart of a wine region too.
This really must be seen to see what it has to offer.
Beautifully restored Chateau from the late 18th Century, renovated over the last decade by the current English owners and keeping architectural original features in place. Driving through the private gates you enter a grand residence which takes your breath away. From the hallway you are met with an original spiral staircase, leading to a vast drawing room with marble fireplace and panelled walls, then through to a breakfast room situated in the turret and a private kitchen area which is currently used to serve breakfast for guests. From the fully fitted kitchen there is a door to a private West facing courtyard with gate. From the Breakfast room another door leads to a large room which could be transformed into a larger kitchen or Dining room and has a circular conservatory over-looking the private courtyard.
From the Hallway to the other wing, you come thorugh to a living room with a woodburner which serves heating to the other rooms as well as having oil heating, leading then to another fully fitted kitchen with granite worktops situated in the other turret, then to a double bedroom with exposed stone and en-suite bathroom with w.c.
On the first floor to the left a large double bedroom, traditionally furnished with circular en-suite including a roll-top bath, and a feeling of grandeur especially as the bedroom walls are covered with fine tapestry material. To the right another large double bedroom again boasting opulence with velvet wall covering and en-suite bathroom, and a further circular bedroom in the tower.
Spiral staircase leading to the second floor where there is another large bedroom overlooking the countryside also with en-suite modern shower room, then to the other side to find another large bedroom with en-suite shower room, and a further circular bedroom in the tower.
Also you’ll find a wine cellar and storage room with beams, and outside a fully enclosed stone-walled garden with trees, and low-maintenance garden with pond, a seated terrace area perfect for al-fresco dining, To the front of the Chateau there is a private gravelled driveway which winds round various shrubs, and a covered parking area for upto 6 cars. Just across there is another plot of land of 600m² which has various fruit trees, cherry, mirabelle, and chestnut, again easily maintained.
This splendid castle is located in the heart of a village, surrounded by countryside, and an added bonus of being just 15 minutes to the nearest main town of Niort, 5 minutes to the motorway which takes you to La Rochelle Airport for low cost flights to the UK.
The owners have invested great care and attention to detail to perserve at its best, therefore the property also includes in the price all furnishings, fixtures, and fine furniture, except personal effects. They have run a wonderful chambre d’hote business, so perfect for continued success, including an investment as would also be ideal to run a restaurant as nearest one is 7kms away, or as a family home to enjoy.
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Magnificient 18th century Beaugoise property originating from a windmill with 3.5 hectares of land, boasting panoramic views over surrounding countryside. This property is private and completely enclosed with gated driveway leading to this charming traditional home.
Charentaise property comprising of 5 bedrooms, wine cellar, a study with many original features in place, drawing room with stone fireplace dating back from 17th century, leading to dining room with beams, fully fitted kitchen, dressing-room, bathroom, and sitting room. Outside a beautifully landscaped garden with pond, a well dating back from Louis X111 and land with fruit trees, garage, and workshop.
Just 3kms to nearest shops 15 minutes to main town of St Jean d’Angely, 30 minutes to sandy beaches and 50 minutes to La Rochelle Airport.
This property really takes your breath away, and deserves a visit to see in all its splendour.
Great opportunity to acquire 6-bedroom Charentaise property dating back late 18th century to renovate with outbuildings.
This has many possibilities for a Gite business and Chambre d’hotes. To one side of the house there is a large tiled entrance with a fitted kitchen and fireplace, large living room with open fireplace, wc, utility room, wine cellar, and original staircase to upstairs with 3 bedrooms, bathroom, and a further staircase to the attic where there is 160m² which could be easily turned into further living space. To the other side of the property there is a kitchen, shower room, large living room with fireplace, and a further 3 bedrooms. There is also another smaller property attached to the property of 70m² with its own entrance, which is currently used as storage space. There are a total of 7 fireplaces, heating is electric, or could be converted to Gas, roof is in good condition and was re-done in 2000, the rooms are either tiled or parquet flooring. The water is on a meter. Outside there is a large workshop of 250m², stone outbuildings of 90m², private entrance into the property and fully enclosed by stonewalls. The garden is south facing. Located in the heart of the village of St Julien de l’escap where there are shops on the doorstep, and the nearest town is St Jean d’angely, which is a 2-minute drive away.
Cognac 35kms, La Rochelle 60kms and Angouleme 65kms. Property is in need of modernisation and renovation work to be done, however this could be a really lovely home or business with so much to offer. Price is negotiable.
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