Stunning 15th Century Stone Farmhouse with Pool - Gite Potential

4 Beds
2 Baths
Habitable Size: 185 m²
Land Size: 2,500 m²

Main elevation

House and garden

Open air swimming pool with terrace

Pool and house

Celleste and environment

Gite in courtyard

Pool inside barn

Gite on left and pool in barn

House facing courtyard

House and garden

Front garden

Farmhouse kitchen with original tiled floor, butler sink and granite worktops

Home-made plum jam from orchard

Spacious dining room with ancient fireplace and woodburning stove

Dining room with old limestone floor

Lunch

Sitting room with 17th century fireplace and original medieval oak floor

Huge master bedroom with en-suite bathroom

En-suite bathroom with power shower and antique roll top bath

Second bedroom

One of the guest bedrooms, bathroom adjacent

Bedroom 4

Pool in open barn

Entrance to pool

Salt water pool

Summer terrace

Main elevation

Front door

House from hillside

House and garden

Front garden

View from property

Plan of house

Plan of house

Plan of house

Chatellerault

Nearby Parc de Saint-Cyr, with golf, lake and beach for swimming

The historic town of Poitiers

Richelieu, created in the 17th century for Cardinal Richelieu

Cardinal Richelieu

Chinon on the Vienne river

Summer festival at Chinon

Summer festival at Chinon

Spa, golf and horseracing at the lovely town of La Roche Posay

Futuroscope theme park, Poitiers

Medieval city of Chauvigny set on the Vienne

Montsoreau at the confluence of two rivers, the Loire and the Vienne

Angles sur l'Anglin, one of the most beautiful villages of France

Abbey of Saint-Savin, a world heritage site

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€325,000

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Region: Poitou-Charentes Department: Vienne (86) Commune: Thuré

For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

For Sale Privately Private Vendor
€325,000 is approximately:
British Pounds: £292,041
US Dollars: $363,675
Canadian Dollars: C$477,785
Australian Dollars: A$518,144
Please note that these conversions are approximate and for guidance only. They do not constitute sale prices. To find out more about currency exchange, please visit our Currency Exchange Guide.
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Key Info

  • Type: Residential (Country House, Mansion, House)
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bath/ Shower Rooms: 2
  • Habitable Size: 185 m²
  • Land Size: 2,500 m²

Features

  • Central Heating
  • Double Glazing
  • En Suite
  • Swimming Pool
  • Garden
  • Off Street Parking
  • Terrace
  • Outbuildings

Highlights

  • Authentically restored, historic stone farmhouse with immense character
  • Beautiful setting with orchard, park and gardens
  • Small barn with new roof, offers gîte potential. Ancient four à pain, would make a wonderful summer kitchen
  • Salt water swimming pool, uniquely housed in open stone barn
  • Tastefully decorated and spacious accommodation on 3 floors - well finished and equipped

Property Description

A tastefully renovated historic stone farmhouse with four bedrooms, a range of barns and a swimming pool all set in 2,500 sqm of land near the town of Châtellerault in the Vienne département of the Poitou-Charentes region of France.

Unique, stunningly beautiful stone farmhouse with origins from the 15th century and grounds of 2,500 sqm. This historic property has been tastefully renovated using authentic materials and traditional methods. Set in lovely surrounding countryside, yet only 10km from Châtellerault and the A10.

Ground floor accommodation

Access from courtyard via medieval arched doorway, opening on to small hall with limestone floor, restored ancient oak spiral staircase. Oak beams and columbage.
Sitting room (5.5m x 5.2m) Beamed ceiling and original wide oak floor. Lime washed walls. 17th century stone fireplace. French window leading to terrace. Oak door and window to courtyard. Oeuil de Bouef window. ADSL socket.
Utility room WC and hand basin. Tiled floor. Plumbing for washing machine. BRAND NEW Gas fired central heating and hot water boiler. Cupboard housing electrics. Small window.
Dining room (5.5m x 4.0m) Limestone floor, oak beams, lime washed walls. Large stone fireplace with log burner. French window to terrace. Oak door and window to courtyard. Kitchen (5.7m x 3.9m) Handmade painted cupboards. Double ceramic sink, granite worktops. Island unit with stainless steel inset sink. Plumbing for dishwasher. Tommette floor, lime washed walls. Exposed oak trusses, cathedral style ceiling. French doors to courtyard. ADSL socket.

First floor:

Tiled landing, oak beams and columbage. Master bedroom (5.8m x 5.6m). 17th century stone fireplace. Tommette floor. Exposed oak beamed ceiling. Two windows to courtyard, Oeuil de Boeuf to front.
En-suite bathroom (3.4m x 2.7m) Free standing antique rolled top bath. WC and bidet, wash hand basin. Enclosed tiled power shower. Tommette floor. Oak exposed beams. Original arched window overlooking garden.
Bedroom two (5.5m x 4.2m) Oak exposed beams and columbage. Wide oak floor. Window to courtyard.

Grenier floor:

Landing with solid oak floor and oak beams.
Bedroom three (5.5m x 4.0m) Exposed oak trusses and beams, painted wood floor. Dormer window to courtyard.
Bathroom (3.2m x 1.8m) White bath set in limestone tiled surround with shower over. Vanity unit with white inset sink. WC. Tiled floor. Exposed oak trusses and beams. Velux window. Exposed oak trusses. Dormer window to courtyard.
Bedroom four (4.0m x 3.0m) Exposed oak trusses. Dormer window to courtyard.

Outside:

Surrounded by rolling fields and woodland with a long drive up to the house. Large lawned garden to front with established trees, shrubs and lavender. Small orchard with apple, pear, almond, plum and cherry. Separate parking area divided by arch with roses and picket gate. A terrace overlooks the lovely gravelled garden with trees, shrubs and roses. South facing courtyard Climbing roses, vines and an olive tree set in stone surround. Lower terrace with pergola and BBQ. Steps down to garden with roses, fig tree, grape vine and garden shed. From here the garden leads up a slope to adjacent farmland with views across to the forest.

Barns and outbuildings:

Small former stable with authentic roof recently completed, ready to convert into gite. Large open barn housing salt water swimming pool (7.5m x 3.5m) set in the original walls. Four à Pain with original stone, beautifully constructed bread oven, ready for renovation. Garage / workshop / pool house.

General

Mains water. Underground gas tank. Fosse septique with conformity to current regulations. Satellite dish. Broadband connected. Up to date diagnostic report shows clean bill of health.

Location:

The house is beautifully situated in the countryside, just under 4km from Thuré, which is our nearest village, which has a school, pharmacy, bread shop and bar. This takes less than 5 minutes by car and we cycle it in 10 minutes. The town of Chatellerault (10km) is only a 15 minute drive and has every amenity you can think of including a wide range of shops, restaurants, schools, theatre, museum, and a modern hospital and train station (Paris 1hr 25).

The next village, St Gervais les Trois Clochers, has an aquatic centre complete with a fabulous indoor/outdoor pool, paddling pool and cafeteria. There is also a small supermarket, pharmacy, restaurant, hairdresser, bar, tabac, boulangerie etc.

The town of Lencloitre is a 10 minute drive and has a range of amenities and hosts an incredible farmer's market on the first Monday of every month.

The Saint-Cyr Leisure Park has 300 hectares dedicated to sport and nature with watersports, swimming, fishing and golf and is just the other side of Chatellerault.

The Loire Valley with all its visitor attractions including wines, ancient towns and Chateaux is on our doorstep. Even closer to home is the beautiful small town of La Roche Posay with its spa and golf facilties, the medieval town of Richelieu is only a 20 minute drive, as is the Futuroscope theme park.

La Rochelle, Les Sables d’Olonne, Niort and the Vendee are close enough for a superb day out.

Access:

Airports: Poitiers 30 minutes, Tours 45 minutes, (Ryanair/Stanstead). TGV from Tours and Poitiers to Paris and Bordeaux. Channel ports: Caen/Ouistreham (3.5 hours), Le Havre (4 hours), Dieppe (4 hours 10 mins), Cherbourg (4 hours 15 mins), Calais (5 hours 30 mins). Access to the A10 motorway is within 15 minutes.

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€325,000

PRICE REDUCED - Private sale, no agency fees
€325,000 is approximately:
British Pounds: £292,041
US Dollars: $363,675
Canadian Dollars: C$477,785
Australian Dollars: A$518,144
Please note that these conversions are approximate and for guidance only. They do not constitute sale prices. To find out more about currency exchange, please visit our Currency Exchange Guide.
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Location Information

Vienne (86), Poitou-Charentes
Region: Poitou-Charentes Department: Vienne (86) Commune: Thuré Location: Rural hamlet, close to the village of Thuré View Large Map

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