This stone built farmhouse, has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3 en suite, set in approx. 45 acres, covered swimming pool, stables, paddocks, all weather 40m x 20m riding arena, large barns, workshop, private grass airstrip 400m, 14m x 11m hanger and 2 carp lakes situated in a very private but not isolated position. 35 minutes west of Limoges international airport.
£595,000. Finance available.
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Telephone 0033 555608930
Beautiful secluded country property in a very pretty part of the Limousin on the Charente/Haute vienne border, with over 16 hectares of grounds, ideally suited for equestrian use or a peaceful retreat.
This stunning property provides excellent accommodation for a family with equestrian/fishing/flying pursuits and/or the perfect place for a retreat in tranquil surroundings
Approached down a private drive, well away from busy life, this property is a rare find. A large (264 sq m of living space ) and well designed 5 bedroomed farmhouse with several outbuildings, indoor stabling, post and rail fenced pastures, all weather manege (20m x 40m ), a 400 meter grass landing strip with hangar, 2 fishing lakes and the luxury of a swimming pool and undercover spa.
The well appointed accommodation is beautifully restored, spacious and comfortable with exposed beams and stonework throughout, original granite fireplaces and Italian tiled flooring giving character and charm.
The ground floor comprises: a large lounge ( 44 sq m ) study, large fully fitted kitchen, hallway, utility room. W.C. garden/dining room and 2 double ensuite bedrooms. On the first floor are 3 further double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a large attic. An undercover terrace provides the perfect place for al fresco dining whilst watching the sunset over the lakes.
Great potential as an income generating property.
Complete privacy, peace and quiet but within easy reach of nearby amenities, 5 minutes to the nearest village, 15 minutes from Bellac, 25 minutes from St Junien.
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Telephone 0033 555608930
Beautiful small chateau with history dating from the 15th Century. Totally restored to the highest standard, with craftsmanship and attention to detail, now providing a stunning home with all the necessities for comfortable modern living whilst still retaining its ambience, charm and elegance. Together with a separate, renovated guest house, large barn, garages and stabling, all set in 4.5 hectares ( 11 acres ) of gardens, parkland with a pretty lake, paddocks and a wonderful panoramic view.
5 minutes from the nearest village, 15 minutes from Confolens, 20 mins from St Junien and 35 minutes from Limoges International Airport.
The Chateau is situated in the beautiful, gently rolling countryside of the Charente, in a prominent position on a no through road, with far reaching views to the village`s ancient church. Access is via automatic gates down the gravelled drive to the rear of the property. The gardens and parkland surround the Chateau where there are specimen trees including Cedar, Lime, Tulip, Douglas Fir, Giant Sequoia, London Plane, Chestnut and Oaks. All rooms in the Chateau are beautifully proportioned, spacious, light and airy, with high ceilings and large windows. Heating is by dual system, oil fired boiler and via the back boiler integrated in the kitchen wood burning stove, underfloor heating on the ground floor with radiators on the first floor. All new electrics and wiring with ample power points. All new plumbing, drainage and heating systems. All timbers have been treated. New Fosse Septique. Broadband Internet connected.
The Accomodation comprises:
Spacious entrance hall with exposed stonework and doors leading to:
Fully fitted kitchen 6.5m x 4m with Oak base and wall units, central island, granite worktops, Rangemaster 110 double oven with ceramic hob and matching extractor hood, Rangemaster dishwasher, original granite fireplace with wood burning stove, Italian stone tiled floor.
Salon/ Dining Room 10m x 5m elegant and spacious room with 2 windows and French doors opening onto a beautiful balustraded terrace 20m x 9m, glazed French doors into the hall, feature wall alcove, stone fireplace with double sided log burning stove. Italian stone tiled floor, fitted wall cupboards.
Study 8m x 4m with French doors overlooking the winter garden, triple aspect windows, wall alcoves, fireplace with wood burning stove, glazed French doors into hall, Italian stone tiled floor.
Garden Room 8m x 3.5m glazed on 3 sides with French doors at each end giving panoramic views of the lake and parkland, fully insulated, double glazed, Italian stone tiled floor.
Cloak Room with W.C.
Spiral stairs leading down to a double chambered vaulted cellar ( approximately 40 m2 )
Oak spiral staircase in the tower leads to a spacious first floor landing with exposed stonework, original polished oak floors and doors leading off to the four bedrooms, all of which have high ceilings, large windows with louvred shutters, panoramic views and original polished oak floors.
Bedroom 1 6m x 4m with separate ensuite shower room 3m x 2m
Bedroom 2 6m x 4m with fitted wardrobes and separate ensuite shower room 3m x 1.6m
Bedroom 3 6m x 4m with fitted wardrobes and separate ensuite shower room 3m x 1.6m
Bedroom 4 6m x 4m with fitted wardrobes and separate ensuite bathroom 3m x 2m
Oak spiral staircase to 2nd floor landing, feature round tower ceiling with exposed beams and stone work, original polished oak floor and door to attic.
Attic ( approx 178 m2 ) with beautiful timber work, 7 casement windows, original oak floor, easily convertible to further rooms if required.
Charming, comfortable and spacious 3 bedroomed guest house with exposed timbers and stone work, oil central heating and double glazing. Separate private parking.
The Accommodation comprises:
Living Room 6.6m x 6.3m with exposed stonework and timbers, fireplace with wood burning stove and original feature granite evier, door onto patio, tiled floor, wooden staircase to first floor.
Kitchen / Dining Room 6.6m x 3.8m, fitted with Birch base and cupboard units, Bosch induction hob, Bosch fan oven and extractor hood, Bosch dishwasher, granite worktops, tiled floor.
Separate W.C. and cloakroom.
Boiler/Laundery Room 5.45m x 2.25m
Workshop/Games Room 6.3m x 5.5m
Access to all bedrooms from the galleried landing, all rooms feature exposed original timbers and polished wood floors
Bedroom 1 6.35m x 2.9m
Bedroom 2 3.8m x 3.2m
Bedroom 3 4.4m x 3.7m
Bathroom 3.7m x 2.0 with white suite and heated towel rail
Attic 7.75m x 6.3m
Large barn, stabling for 4/5 horses, garaging for 5 cars.
This property offers a rare opportuninty to acquire a fully restored historic chateau of a size to make a fabulous family home and / or the possibility to establish a boutique hotel or similar. In an unspoilt part of France with easy access to an International airport. High speed rail link Angouleme/Poitiers 1 hr, La Rochelle ( coast ) 2 hrs.