Stylish country property for sale on 2 ha with pool and outbuildings. Indre et Loire

Centre-Val de Loire, Indre-et-Loire

€695,100 ID: 136853
Under Offer

Renovated by the current owner, this beautifully decorated, well-appointed and very private property looks like it has come straight off the pages of an interior design magazine.

Light and bright, the house is comfortable and informal with oodles of space. Set in almost 2 hectares, the house benefits from an orchard to the side of the house, lovely views to the south, an inner grassed courtyard, inground swimming pool and two paddocks suitable for 2-3 horses.

Just a 5 minute drive from Richelieu which has all the amenities you require including butchers, bakers, pharmacies, supermarket, cinema, banks etc and benefits from weekly markets on a Friday and Monday.
There are regular events throughout the year including brocantes, antique fairs and art exhibitions. There is an annual classical music festival which runs for 2 weeks at the end of July and the first week of August and every 2 years, the festival called the "Cape et Epee" takes place on the third weekend of July and the "Fete de la Locomotion" takes place in the park on the first weekend in September. There is an annual classical music festival which runs for 2 weeks.

Entering via the gravelled driveway, passing paddocks to your left and right, you arrive at a large iron gate and come through to a grassed courtyard. The L-shaped house is in front and to your right. 

Through into an entrance hall (25m2) to your right and down a couple of stairs you enter into the newer part of the property. There is the large fitted kitchen and dining room (43m2), perfect for entertaining, with exposed beams, painted stone walls, tomette floor, a window to the side and rear. At the end of this room, double doors on the right lead out to the courtyard and to the left, out to a terrace, lawn and paddock. This room flows into a sitting room (32m2) with exposed beams, stone fireplace with insert fire and has two windows to the rear and double doors to the courtyard. exposed beams. Through a doorway to the right, there is a large understairs cupboard. Continuing through, is a bedroom (15m2) with door to the courtyard and window to the rear. There is an ensuite bathroom (5.5m2) with shower and window to rear. 

Back in the living room, stairs to the left of the fireplace lead up to two double height bedrooms with wooden floor (17m2 & 14m2), the smaller of which has a shower room and large walk-in cupboard. Windows give views to the courtyard and rear of the property.

Returning to the entrance hall, there is a downstairs toilet. A door to the left leads to a more formal sitting room (30m2) with window to the courtyard and door to an orchard, a lovely open fireplace, exposed beams and stone on the walls. Continuing through a smaller hallway with door to the courtyard, there is an office (11m2) with window. Behind is a laundry room (9.5m2). 

Back in the smaller hall, a wooden staircase leads up to a large landing (15m2) with large storage cupboard and to the right, gives access to a bathroom with shower (14m2) and separate toilet. To the left, a doorway takes you to the master bedroom (28.5m2) with fireplace. Continuing through, is another large landing (27m2). Stairs lead back down into the entrance hall. Another door takes you through to a bathroom with shower (13m2) and two additional bedrooms (20m2 & 15m2).

Off the courtyard, there are various outbuildings including a large barn and an open barn which used to be the pressoir. Through a gate from the courtyard, there is an inground swimming pool.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Manor/Mansion/Estate
    Status
    Excellent
    Special class
    Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
    Plot size
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Plot size
    19,980 m²
    Total living area
    375 m²
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    6
    All bathrooms
    4
  • Special features

    • Double glazing
    • Swimming pool
    • Barn
    • Stables