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5 Bed Country House for sale

Fontenille, Charente, Poitou-Charentes, France

£233,670 *


Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 0
  • Plot size: 2232 m2

Full Description

The front door opens into a large veranda (40m2) at the front of the house, from where a door then opens into the hall (18m2) - with a wooden staircase to the first floor.

To the left of the hall there is a large living room (26.5m2) with a fireplace and a large opening to the equipped kitchen (12m2) with a French door opening to the veranda.

To the far side of the kitchen there is the laundry room (10m2) then an office (10m2) and the boiler room (11.6m2) with a door that leads to the terrace in front of the house with a stone barbecue.

From the entrance hall, to the right, there is a corridor leading to two ground floor bedrooms (11.5m2 each) with cupboards. Then at the end of the corridor there is a shower room with WC.

First floor
Upstairs the landing (12m2) serves three bedrooms (two of 9.3m2 and a larger one of 27.5m2). These bedrooms have exposed beams. There is also a bathroom (5m2) and separate WC.

Adjacent to the house there are outbuildings, a workshop and a wood store. There is also a cellar below the house.

On the other side of the courtyard, opposite the house, there is a large open garage.

The south-facing garden lies to the front of the house; a large part of the ground is level (about 1300m2), with a courtyard and a garden planted with trees. At the end of the courtyard there is a heated swimming pool (8m x 5m), surrounded by terracing and enjoying a magnificent view of the Charente valley. Then to the other side of the swimming pool, the land is steeply sloping towards the Charente (about 815m2).

On the other side of the small road at the bottom of the garden there is a small plot of land on the edge of the Charente with a fishing hut.

This charming house is in good condition, with large living rooms, five bedrooms including two on the ground floor. It is equipped with double-glazed windows, oil-fired central heating and a heat pump with reversible air-conditioning for the ground floor rooms, a workshop, a garage and a heated swimming pool.

The house is quietly situated on the edge of a village, only 4kms from the popular little market town of Mansle, which has most amenities, and has an impressive view of the Charente valley.

This property listing (ref: Property Ref: CIC-3361) is an advertisement supplied by Charente Immobilier and does not constitute property particulars. While (APITS Ltd.) requests all advertisers supply correct details, it does not carry out checks on the information supplied and cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies. recommends seeking independent legal advice prior to any overseas property purchase.

*Based on an exchange rate of 0.8851 from Euro to GBP. This rate is updated daily and is an indicative market rate supplied by A Place in the Sun Currency. Actual trading rates vary.

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