A charming 4 bed detached home restored to a high standard and set in a sought after village, close to the former renaissance capital of Vendee Fonteneay le Comte, now a lively town with weekly market shops, Hyper markets and year round events. Set in grounds of approx. 1 acre on the edge of the village of St Cyr des Gats where you will find a Cafe / Bar, Restaurant, Boulangerie, Post Office, Church and Hairdressers all within walking distance. A small Supermarket (Spar), Cash point, Butchers, Chemist and Patisserie and restaurants can be found in the neighbouring villages of La Calliere (3 miles) or Bazoges en Pareds (5miles) where there is a world famous 3 day event course, donjon castle and medieval herb gardens used to host jazz festivals and jousting events in the summer. A little further afield are Vouvant & Mervent, while the beaches are 1 hour.
Ideally located with lots of options for easy access to and from the UK, making the home perfect for holidays, full time living and convenient for visiting family and friends. There are year round low costs flights to La Rochelle (45 mins) Nantes (1hr) or Poitiers (1.5hrs) the ferry ports of St Malo or Caen are just 3 hours and 3.5 hours’ drive respectively or for those who prefer the tunnel is just 6 hours drive.
An early viewing is essential to fully appreciate the setting and value this beautiful home represents.
Living Room: A light and spacious room with tile floor, exposed beams and revealed stone walls, log burning stove for cosy winter nights and TV point.
Dining Area: A good sized dining area with exposed beams and stone walls. Telephone point.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room: Fitted and equipped kitchen with built-in base units with work surface over, equipped with cooker, fridge, extractor fan. Beams and tile floor.
Reception Room 2: With tile floor, exposed beams. Could serve equally well as a ground floor double / 4th bedroom.
WC – with WC, hand basin and tile floor.
1st Floor – Landing with exposed walls and beams with doors to:
Master Bedroom 1: With wood floor and exposed beams
Double Bedroom 2: with wood floor
Double Bedroom 3: with sea grass flooring over wood
Family Bathroom: A modern bathroom suite with wood floor, bath with mixer tap, wash hand basin and WC.
Gardens / Outside:
The property rests on a plot of 4200m2 or just over 1 acre with plenty of parking and 2 outbuildings including a stone barn said to be the oldest in the village. There is ample parking and plenty of space for keeping a caravan or motorhome.
The gardens are established with hedged borders, flower beds and mainly laid to lawn. There are good views over the surrounding countryside and hills with peace and quiet assured. The gardens will be ideal for those considering a pool.
The property operates a fosse system for drainage which the owners understand conforms to the required standard.