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Charente Maritime Property For SaleLa Brousse

Mediterranean style stone maison with five bedrooms and swimming pool in village location near Matha

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Renovated stone maison with five bedrooms, swimming pool and outbuildings set in established garden and courtyard in village location near Matha. Main Property 11.8m² Spacious entrance hall with glazed doors and windows. 28.5m² Tiled lounge with insert log fire and stairs to first floor. 39m² Large kitchen / diner with modern fitted units, tiled floor and an attractive spiral staircase to first floor. Carpeted landing area with access to an 18.4m² double bedroom, a 6m² childs bedroom and a good size, tiled shower room. Second landing giving access to two 9.5m² double bedrooms and a tiled bathroom with W.C. 19.5m² tiled lounge with original stone fire place and a glazed door onto the side garden. This lounge has doors to a 19m² ground floor bedroom with large walk-in wardrobe, and to a large, ground floor shower room and W.C. The property has central heating, broadband access, both a French aerial and Sky television . The property has an enclosed garden with courtyard of approximately 1350m². There are two, tiled terraces for outdoor dining and a nice sized garden area with established plants surrounding the sunken swimming pool. A stone shed for storing pool equipment and garden furniture is next to the pool. Outbuildings A large open hanger for car parking and wood storage. A small stone building housing an underground water tank providing enough water for the garden throughout the year. Stone Garage with large wooden door, currently used for storage. Grape Pressing room with electricity, concreted floor and a grape press in situ. The 25m² old village bar accessible from the street and currently used for storage. The property would make a wonderful family home or could be easily adapted for use as a Chambre dhotes. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Entering through double gates into the enclosed gravel courtyard you stand opposite the charming countryside property with a wide, tiled eating terrace to the front. An open hanger to the left provides ample covered parking, wood store space and a sheltered alfresco dining area for the summer months. The property has a bright and spacious entrance hall, currently being used as an office space, with glazed doors and a tiled floor. From this vestibule you can enter into the 28.5m² tiled lounge which has a 14kw insert wood fire and open plan stairs to the first floor. This first landing has parquet flooring, a built in storage cupboard and gives access to bedroom one, bedroom two and a tiled bathroom with bath, bidet and W.C. Bedroom one and bedroom two are both 9.5m² with built in wardrobes, double glazed windows and parquet flooring. The 39m² L shaped, tiled kitchen / diner is extremely well finished combining the modern double glazed windows and a popular Americaine style kitchen with original property features, such as the open beams and the stone apparent walls. The kitchen has substantial fitted units, quality wooden work-tops and incorporates a free standing unit with panier storage. A French door opens out onto the tiled terrace to the front of the house. In the far corner of the room is an attractive hard-wood, spiral staircase to a cosy landing room with fitted carpet and a Velux window; off this landing are another two bedrooms and a bathroom. Bedroom three is a 6m² childs bedroom with an attractive stone apparent wall and a fitted, neutral carpet. Bedroom four is 18.4m² and nicely finished with a feature alcove and a fitted carpet. Both these bedrooms benefit from a Velux roof window. The bathroom is 6.6m², tiled and has a shower cabin, sink unit and a W.C. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 To the right hand side of the ground floor entrance hall is a glazed door which will take you into the second lounge, this is 19.5m² with a tiled floor, a feature Charantaise fitted cupboard, an original stone fireplace and a Godin log burner. Through this lounge you have access to a large ground floor, tiled shower room with W.C and a 19m² ground floor bedroom. This bedroom has a window to the front courtyard and porte-fenetres into the back garden, it also benefits from a handy walk in wardrobe with a window at one end. The garden area has another, tiled, terrace, a pergola and a nice-sized grassed area with established plants and shrubs surrounding the sunken swimming pool. The property is located 5km from the market town of Matha and between the larger towns of Saint Jean DAngely and Cognac. It is 80 minutes from the beautiful beaches of the west coast.
Price: € 233,200
Department: Charente Maritime
Location: La Brousse
Contact the agent for more information about this property.


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