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7 Bed Country House for sale

Brives-sur-Charente, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France

£431,113 *


Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Emissions: D
  • Consumption: D
  • Plot size: 3900 m2
  • Habitable space: 300 m2


  • Detached
  • 2 Gites
  • In Ground Pool
  • High Quality Interior
  • Games Room
  • Gated & private
  • 360 Degree Virtual Tour Available

Full Description

Glorious and extensive property, currently comprising of a spacious main home with 4 double bedrooms and 2 reception rooms, plus a 2-bedroom gite created from the old stable and lovely 1 bedroom gite located through the grand archway. You also have a large games room complete with your very own skittle alley! A stone barn offers further development potential (STP) with gardens and grounds extending to approx 1 acre. The pool area is superb with covered dining terrace, plenty of space for sunbeds and is very private. All in all, the ideal live-work property or a home that will suit extended family living.

A rare find, set in a private and peaceful spot lying just 7 miles from historic Cognac, 11 miles from vibrant Saintes and only 5 miles to Pons, a bustling market town with shops, restaurants and supermarkets. This is the perfect spot to enjoy true France, where you will be surrounded by rolling countryside and famous Cognac vineyards, whilst being conveniently close to beaches (eg Royan), and several major cities such as La Rochelle, Angouleme, and Bordeaux which is less than 1.5 hours to the south.

Travel links are good with La Rochelle airport to the north (1hr 15 mins) and Bordeaux to the south (1hr 25 mins), the closest ferry port is St Malo approx 4.5 hrs drive with Caen, Cherbourg & Roscoff offering good alternatives and making the home convenient for visiting family, friends or holidaying guests.

The accommodation consists of: -

Main House Ground Floor: Stone steps lead up to the front door.

Entrance Hall: Approx. 10.5m X 2m with wooden stairs leading to the first floor, tiled floor and beamed ceiling, with UPVC double glazed french doors at the end, opening onto a balcony overlooking, and with access to, the gardens and pool. Access stairs to the two full house-width cellars situated below the ground floor.

Lounge – Approx. 5m X 4.7m with open fireplace, tiled flooring, beamed ceiling and front aspect. Fitted corner cupboard.

Office / Bureau: Measures approx. 5m X 3m plus entry passage – relaxing aspect with open fireplace and views over the gardens, ideal for an office or hobby room.

WC – off hallway

Utility Room with Shower – Approx. 3m X 2m, double sink with storage under and plumbing for washing machine. Useful ground floor walk-in Shower.

Dining Room – Spacious dining room with garden aspect, tiled flooring and panel glazed door through to the kitchen. Fireplace and beamed ceiling. Plenty of room for an 8 to 12 seater table and chairs – ideal for those big family get togethers. Room measures approx. 4.7m X 5m

Kitchen / Breakfast Room – Front garden aspect. Modern well-equipped kitchen with a good selection of storage space including soft close drawers and useful pan drawers. Comes with a central island for prep and breakfast bar. Comes equipped with range cooker, dishwasher, microwave, freezers & fridges, butler sink with chrome sprung mixer. Tile flooring. Measures approx. 5m X 4.3m

1st Floor – Large landing with laminated flooring throughout. Double-height vaulted ceiling and plenty of exposed beams that will impress.

Double Bedroom with en-suite: Rear aspect with en-suite shower and basin. Measures approx. 5m X 4.8m including en-suite. Rear aspect. Exposed beams.

Double Bedroom: Approx 4m X 3.5m with Jack & Jill doors opening on to the family bathroom. Spacious double with front aspect and beamed ceiling. '

Double Bedroom: Approx. 4m X 5m with gardens aspect. Beamed ceiling

Double Bedroom – approx. 5m X 4m with front aspect. Beamed ceiling.

Dressing Room – Measures approx. 2.3m X 3.6m with full vanity unit. Currently used as an extra single bedroom, but ideal dressing room. Beamed ceiling.

Family Bathroom: Approx 3.2m x 3.1m Vanity unit comprised of twin sinks with cupboards under. Bath with shower over. Heated towel rail. Controls for central extractor system, connected to all bathrooms and toilets, plus kitchen.

WC. With wash hand basin.


This property listing (ref: ARB500782) is an advertisement supplied by ARB French Property 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.

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