Country house on 7 ha with pool for sale. Charente
Poitou-Charentes, Charente (16)€550,000 ID: 162221
The first point which strikes one about the property is the fact that it is so well located.
It is clear that the original Farmhouse was built by someone who knew the area well, and chose for his homestead a setting on the side of the gentle valley, high enough to benefit from delightful views all around, but excellently sheltered.
It can be honestly said that La Font du Seuil translated as The Spring at the Threshold, is aptly named, and also befitting from a micro climate. the house is truly flexible in its accommodation, along with the New Barn which comprises of a 3 car garage and large one bed apartment which has its own grounds so no one feels a lack of privacy.
Private drive bringing you to this property which has a joyful history of housing a lively and bustling family life.
The grounds has many and varied fruit trees, a former vegetable garden, and of course there is plenty of space for anyone wishing to keep livestock or pursue a equestrian project.
Upon entering this property, one is immersed into an atmosphere of style and splendour.
Three huge reception rooms, all linked and used as dining room, piano room and living room all with beautiful stone fireplaces, one has a log burner which produces 16 Kw and heats the entire downstairs and library on the first floor situated above the living room in what is the piggionaire is a beautiful wood clad library with further attic space above.
To the left as one enters the property is a fully equipped kitchen and breakfast area
Through another door into a separated part of the house, which is ample for guests to stay, and is completely self contained. Kitchen, diner, living room, bathroom, separate WC, and bedroom with an ensuite bathroom.
Upstairs are 3 more large bedrooms and a bathroom. plus a dressing room. Ample storage space in the eaves. The main house has 3 more bedrooms and a bathroom which are split level and set under the eaves.
There is a 3 car garage with a one bed apartment and bathroom with open plan kitchen/dining/living room which has hardly been lived in and a great spot to bird watch.
As a rental or staff quarters it offers privacy as it has its own garden area. There is a pretty stone dwelling which serves as a garden shed.
69534M2 of land comes with this outstanding property, It has graded woodlands, grass tennis/croquet areas, fenced paddocks, and a babbling brook running across the fields. No neighbour in sight. Swimming pool 12x5.5 2 meters deep in places (Heated) surrounded with sunbathing terraces.
- Property Type
- Category detail
- Total living m2
- 364 m²
- Plot size m2
- 69,534 m²
- Grounds HA or legal
- Grounds 5-10 HA
- All bathrooms
- Garage car spaces
- Double glazing
- Swimming pool
- Broadband internet