House 11 rooms
- Ref. CW-1381
- 7 bedrooms
- 7 bathrooms
- 378 m²
- 477 000 €
This tastefully renovated property dates from the 1890's, it has been designed for use as a self contained gite or a 4 bed roomed Chambre d'Hotes, together with private accommodation. Situated in the peaceful French countryside, with all amenties nearby at Matha, an hour from the coast, and airports at either La Rochelle or Poitiers.
The private area benefits from a beautifully decorated lounge (23m2) overlooking the garden with a original Charentaise granite fireplace. A door leads to the well equipped kitchen (23m2), incorporating a stone Charentaise open fireplace, the kitchen has a door leading to the garden and another leading to a hallway. From the hallway there is a ground floor bedroom/office area,(16m2) a WC and bathroom (7m2). A door at the end of the hallway leads to the outside courtyard and covered patio area (15m2). There is also another entrance area which houses a welcoming bar (27m2). Leading from the lounge a wooden staircase leads to the first floor, with the master bedroom (22m2) plus ensuite jacuzzi bathroom & wc (6m2), and an additional summer room (13m2)with French windows overlooking the courtyard. There are two additional bedrooms in the area both (18,38m2) and a shower room with WC.
The letting part of the property consists of 4 large bedrooms all with ensuite showers and WC's. These are very tastefully decorated and have kept the original beams and stonework. On the ground floor there is a large lounge/dining area (60m2) with wood burner and patio doors leading to the courtyard, plus a wooden staircase leading to the bedrooms. A kitchen utility room is next to the lounge / dining room.
The majority of the furniture, bed-linen (2 sets) and towels used for the rentals is included in the asking price. There are already some bookings reserved for next year.
The outside area is spacious with a pool and terrace, a large summer room and games room with kitchen, a BBQ area, a boules area in the garden. A small clear running stream surrounds the property. Opposite the house there is a piece of land (1074m2) with various fruit trees and a vegetable garden (250m2)
There is also a loft area and a barn which could be converted to offer further accommodation, and another large closed barn (70m2) with additional open space (70m2) this is ideal for storage.
This property certainly deserves a viewing to appreciate it's beauty and full potential as a very large family home or home with rental business.