Set in a village 6Kms to the former renaissance capital Fontenay le Comte (weekly markets) & only 3Kms to l’Hermanault (shops, bakers) this pretty home offers flexible family accommodation or can divide to provide a letting unit. La Rochelle/beaches 1hr Spacious home with lots of possibilities. Entrance, fitted & equipped kitchen/breakfast rm, living rm (37m²) with fireplace, family rm (fireplace), utility area, 2 X shrw rm, mezzanine, 3 dble bedrms, bathrm office. Garage, workshop. Gardens 560m². Vendors willing to consider all reasonable offers.
Detached stone property renovated with charm and character to retain many original features with exposed stonewalls, beams & open fireplaces. A large and spacious family home ideal for full time living or holidays with the benefit of flexible accommodation offering the opportunity of a self contained annex or letting gite.
Set within a village close to l’Hermanault 3KMS where there are shops, schools, bakers & doctor and just 6KMS from the beautiful former renaissance capital of Fontenay le Comte with year round weekly market, a wide selection of restaurants, bars and lots of festivals and fetes.
A short drive are a number of attractions and many historic sites such as Vouvant, Venice Vert & Lucon. The nearest ferry terminal is St Malo (3hrs) with La Rochelle & Nantes, both with daily low cost flights 1hr, plus numerous great beaches 1hr.
An early viewing is highly recommended:
Entrance Door 1: To small porch with tiled floor and opening onto:
Kitchen / Dining Room: Approx 27.5m2 with tiled floor, ample space for a family dining table & chairs, beamed ceiling and opening to a modern kitchen with a selection of built-in base level storage units with tiled work-surface over, equipped with oven, hob, extractor, washing machine & dishwasher with further small pantry store. Stairs to 1st floor
Living Room: Approx 37m2. Impressive open room with stairs to 1st floor, beamed ceiling, tiled floor, stone fireplace with log burning stove and exposed stonewalls
Family Room: Approx 25.8m2 – With separate entrance and possible to use as an open plan living room for letting gite. Stunning stone fireplace, stone sink feature, corner worktop units, utility area and door to ground floor shower room with low level WC, walk in shower and wash hand basin. Stairs to 1st floor
Stairs from Dining Room – lead too:
Mezzanine: Approx 36m2 with gallery recess and ideal for use as a bedroom with beamed ceiling and wood floor.
Double Bedroom 2: Light guest bedroom of approx 16.8m2 with Tudor panel effect wall and wood floor.
Stairs from Living Room – lead too:
Double Bedroom 3: Approx 20m2 with storage recess, wood floor, beamed ceiling.
Family Bathroom: Bath, wash hand basin and WC
Office: Approx 10m2 including large walk-in storage cupboard
Master Bedroom – En-suite: Approx 30m2 with exposed stone walls, beamed ceiling, and en-suite shower room with stairs leading back down to the kitchen diner area.
Outside / Garden:
To the front of the home is a cottage garden with established borders and picket fence with gated entrance to enclosed formal gardens with summer dining terrace overlooking lawn and more flower borders. Attached to the home is a small stone barn/garage and workshop with power. To the rear is a further vegetable garden and parking bay.
In total the property has approx 500m2 land.
Nearby Facilities/ Services:
City/Airports La Rochelle 40 mins
Tunnel 6.5 hrs
tgv La Roche Sur Yon 30 mins
Ferry St Malo 3hrs
Caen 3.5 hrs
Town : Fontenay Le Comte 5 mins
Weekly year round market
Attractions: Fishing – village
Picnic – Village
Boules – Village
Venice Vert – Canal system & Nature reserve – 5 mins
Puy Du Fou – 1hr
Beach 40 mins
La Faute Sur Mer