house for sale in Confolens in poitou charente

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Property Ref: CIC-3190   Price: 936 000€ 
   Price: 900 000 euro + agency fee 4% paid by buyer





garden room



guest cottage

house - rear view



Location: Confolens
Department: Charente        Region: Poitou-Charentes

Beautiful 15th Century Chateau

Set in an elevated and quiet position, with stunning views and surrounded by it own grounds which include a 3 bedroomed guest cottage, barn, garaging for 4/5 cars, stables, gardens, paddocks and a pretty lake.
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Completely and sympathetically restored retaining its character and ambience whilst having all the comforts of modern living including underfloor heating.

The Chateau

Large entrance hall running nearly the whole length of the house, a garden room (28 sq m) with views down to the lake and beyond. A large fully fitted kitchen (26 sq m) with dining area and original granite fireplace, large formal dining room / salon (50 sq m) with french doors opening onto a delightful and grand ballustraded terrace.

A further sitting room / study (32 sq m) with double sided woodburning stove.

Beautiful, original oak stairs lead up to the spacious 1st floor landing and 4 luxurious bedrooms (all 24 sq m), all with en-suite bathrooms. The stairs continue to the 2nd floor landing with a feature pepperpot tower and huge attic space (which could be converted into further bedrooms if required and subject to relevant planning permissions).

Stone spiral stairs from the entrance hall lead down to the double vaulted cellar.

Guest Cottage

The spacious 3 bedroom (18, 16 and 11.5 sq m) and 2 bathroom guest cottage is charming and comfortable with exposed beams and exposed stonework throughout and has its own separate, private parking.

The ground floor of the cottage comprises of a spacious lounge sitting room (41 sq m) and a fully fitted kitchen dining room (28.5 sq m).

There is also a large workshop space (34 sq m) plus a useful utility room (12 sq m).

Grounds and Outbuildings

Automatic  gates open onto the rear of the property with impressive gravel driveway providing plenty of car parking space. The grounds surround the Chateau, with a variety of well established large trees (Lime, Fir, Cedar, Oak and Chestnut) and the large (over 2000 sq m) carp stocked lake.

The outbuildings consist of a large triple door garage, a stone barn with two stables and storage area. A further stone barn also has a rear courtyard with 2 more stables - plus there are five fenced paddocks - perfect for the horse lover..!

This property offers a rare opportunity to acquire a fully restored historic chateau of a size to make a fabulous family home and / or the possibility to establish a boutique hotel or similar.


Fast facts
Habitable area (m2 - approx.): 480  Chateau 315 Cottage 165
Beds: 7  4 chateau 3 guest cottage
Land (m2 - approx.): 43865  includes lake 2180 sq m approx.
Outbuildings: Yes 
Swimming pool: No 
Situation: Rural 
State of repair: Good 
Heating system: Oil or wood fired central and underfloor heating
Sanitation system: Fosse septique
Taxe foncière €: 1295
Nearest shop: 2km
Nearest bar: 2km
Nearest town: Lesterps 2km / Confolens 8km
More Details
For more information on this property please call
00 33 (0)5 45 32 62 79 or fill in this form

Date added: 2017-05-29 
Whilst every attempt is made to provide accurate information, these property details are intended as a
guide-line only with approximate dimensions and do not represent a contractual document.


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