House for sale

Ruffec, Charente, Poitou-Charentes, France



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 0
  • Bathrooms: 1


  • Central heating
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Internet connection
  • Landscaping

Full Description

A grand house filled with character in need of renovating. In addition to the house, the property comprises also a small house to renovate, a barn and a hangar. All sat in a plot of 1200m2 in a village in between the larger towns of Ruffec and Verteuil-Sur-Charente.

A beautiful renovation project to make a wonderful family home.

Ground Floor:

Entrance (12m2): cement;
Room (20m2): earth;
Room (30m2): tiles, beams, fireplace.

First Floor:

Room (20m2): wood flooring, beams;
Shower room (4m2): shower, WC, sink (to be renovated);
Room (30m2): lino flooring, fireplace;
Convertible attic, slow beams.


Small house (30m2): one room and storey above;
Barn (75m2): stone;
Hangar (110m2);

No of Rooms: 3
No of Shower rooms: 1
No of Floors: 2
Habitable Area m2: 116 m2
Size of Plot: 1,276 m2
Orientation: South
Windows: Single glazed
Fireplace: Yes
Attached: Yes
Attic: Yes
Distance to Train Station: 5 km
Distance to Schools: 2 km
Distance to Airport: 70 km
Distance to Commerce: 5 km
Location: Village
Outbuildings: Yes

The department of Charente is located in the centre-west of France and is part of the Poitou-Charentes region along with Deux Sevres, Charente Maritime and the Vienne department.

Its name as is often the case comes from the river Charente which snakes through the department. Two local dialects are spoken in the area, Saintongeais in the west and Occitan to the east.

Charente is a thriving department for several reasons, Cognac production is one of the most interesting and profitable industries, the export level of approx. 95% is a success, the consumption in France being only 5% (some say they keep the best 5% in France!).

The department has many typical towns, Angouleme in the south east for example hosts an international festival that attracts hundreds of visitors and is not to be missed.

The region is popular with hikers, bikers and nature lovers who like to discover the woodlands, lakes and streams that are part of this amazing landscape.

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