A Beautifully restored period home, dating in part from the 17th Century and conveniently set in a popular village where there is a bakers, school and village shop. Comprising of 3 double bedrooms, newly fitted kitchen and a charming lounge/diner with character features that include a log burning stove, exposed beams and revealed brick. Offered and presented throughout in excellent order, ready to use and ideal as a full time residence or fabulous family holiday home. Set in lovely gardens of approx. ½ acre with a 9 X 5 in ground heated pool.
Close by are numerous pretty medieval villages and the market town of Coulonges sur L’Autize that hosts a number of summer events. Secondigny another pretty town is 10 mins drive. A little further away are the major towns of Niort (25mins) and Fontenay Le Comte (20mins) with shops, year round markets and much more, while La Rochelle, Poitiers and the beaches are approx 1:15mins.
For those who need easy UK access there are low cost flights from la Rochelle or Nantes – both approx. 1hr while daily ferries are at St Malo (3.5hrs) or Caen (4hrs) – both with crossings to Portsmouth or Roscoff for crossings to Eire and Plymouth.
Entrance Hall: Approx. 9m2 – with tile floor, cloakroom WC off and stairs to the first floor
WC / Cloak Room: Set off the hall
Lounge / Diner: Approx. 32m2 lovely light and spacious room with exposed brick fireplace and log burner stove for cosy winter nights, beams, patio doors to garden and terraces, ample space for a dining table and chairs.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room: Spacious modern kitchen of approx. 25m2. Recently fitted with a modern shaker style kitchen, with breakfast bar, equipped with built-in oven and microwave, dishwasher, hob with extractor over and sink with drainer. Door through to:
Utility Boiler Room – with sink and plumbing for a washing machine, plus oil fired boiler for central heating.
1st Floor – Landing and doors to all rooms
Master Bedroom with Dressing Room: Spacious double bedroom of approx. 16m2 including the dressing room, garden aspect.
Family Shower Room: With walk-in shower, dual basins with storage under, wood flooring, low level WC.
Double Bedroom 2: With garden aspect
Double Bedroom 3: With garden aspect
Gardens / Outside: Accessed via gated drive way with parking for 2 or 3 cars and room to keep a caravan or motorhome, with a covered parking area and large 2 storey former stable building that measures approx. 28m2 on each floor. In total the plot extends to an impressive half acre with fenced and enclosed borders all round, established with flower beds, lawn and some fruit trees. All afforded a good degree of privacy.
In Ground Heated Pool – Installed approx. 7 years ago the pool is heated and has terracing around for sun bathing or simply relaxing with a cool glass of wine while you enjoy your new home.
Solar Panels – Recently installed to provide a small income. Contract transferrable.
The property is semi-detached but afforded a good degree of privacy
The home benefits from oil fired central heating as well as having a log burning stove in the lounge. The house is connected to mains drains – so no fosse issues or associated costs.