House for sale in La Genette area of La Rochelle. Walk to the sea and the harbour

Poitou-Charentes, Charente-Maritime

€651,000 ID: 146859

This light-filled, beautiful house, in an extremely desirable residential area of La Rochelle, is just 5 minutes walk to the seafront, 15 minutes walk to the harbour, shops and restaurants.

La Rochelle airport with low-cost UK flights is a 10 minute bus ride/taxi ride, and the TGV railway station is a walk or taxi ride away. A car would not be essential if living here.
5 minutes walk from the house there is a boulangerie, fruit and vegetable shop, excellent butchers and award-winning traiteur selling a menu du jour and fabulous patisseries.
The Michelin-starred Coutanceau restaurant, right next to the beach, is a 10 minute walk.

This pretty double-fronted cottage has 2 downstairs bedrooms, one at the front, one at the back, a downstairs shower room and separate wc. The open-plan kitchen leads onto the double-height ceiling dining room and sitting-room, with fireplace and patio doors. Above the kitchen is a mezzanine providing extra space for an office or extra sleeping accommodation.
On the first floor, in the eaves of the house, is a third bedroom, with shower, sink and natural light from the Velux windows.


The pretty west-facing garden is accessed from the 2 sets of patio doors. The tranquil garden has a wooden terrace, ideal for outdoors dining, and the remainder is laid to lawn with surrounding flower beds. Mature Wisteria covers one wall. 

Possibility to rent garage space in the street.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Cottage/Mazet
    Status
    Excellent
    Special class
    Seafront
    Total living area
    111 m²
    Plot size
    226 m²
    Sewage
    Mains
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    3
    All bathrooms
    1
  • Special features

    • Double glazing