HAUTE VIENNE

Ref FPP2080

Tastefully renovated 4 bedroom Château dating back to the 15th Century with separate renovated 3 bed house, outbuildings, stables, lake and 4.5 hectares (approx 10 acres)
This is a unique opportunity to buy a very high quality ‘inch by inch’ sympathetically renovated Château situated in a stunning elevated location with panoramic views overlooking its own land and lake, the lovely Limousin countryside and a pretty French village on the horizon.
All the work has been carried out by quality craftsmen and the end result is quite stunning; the Chateau is light and spacious with a feeling of warmth, charm and character
This property is ideal for someone looking for a very exclusive one off family home with separate detached accommodation for friends and family or for someone looking for a property with business potential e.g. to run as a boutique hotel

The Chateau comprises:
Large open entrance hall with exposed stone walls and tiled floor

  • Kitchen/breakfast room (approx 26m²) with solid oak fitted kitchen with granite worktops, electric range with extractor hood, island unit and built in dishwasher. The room has a large granite surround fireplace with freestanding wood burning stove.

Drawing room/dining room, large impressive room (approx 50m²) with stone floor, arched windows and arched double doors out onto the large South facing terrace.

The drawing room has exposed stone walls and shares a double fronted wood burning stove and through fireplace stove with the lounge, large double doors open onto:

  • Lounge with exposed stone walls and fireplace and wood burning stove and windows to 3 aspects

Garden room (approx 28m²) with tiled floor, glazed to 3 sides with lovely views over the gardens and down to the lake.

Off the main hall is:

WC with hand basin

Cupboard containing all the technical controls for the under floor heating etc

A winding staircase leads up inside the tower from the entrance hall to:

First floor: The entire first floor has the original oak flooring which has been renovated, treated, liquid waxed (special splash proofing Osmo wax) and polished

 

 

First floor: The entire first floor has the original oak flooring which has been renovated, treated, liquid waxed (special splash proofing Osmo wax) and polished

Landing with exposed beams and exposed stone walls

Bedroom I (approx 24m²) with door to:

- Ensuite bathroom with freestanding bath, WC, hand basin, tiled floor  and built in cupboards, one containing the electric hot water storage tank

Bedroom 2 (approx 24m²) with built in cupboards and door to:

- Ensuite shower room with corner shower cubicle, WC and hand basin

Bedroom 3 (approx 24m²) with built in cupboards and door to:

  • - Ensuite shower room with corner shower, hand basin and WC

    Bedroom 4 (approx 24m²) with polished wood flooring and door to:

    - Ensuite shower room with corner shower cubicle, WC and hand basin; further door direct to landing

The winding staircase continues on up in the tower to a balcony landing and door to the attic area which covers the entire house and would be suitable for conversion into further bedrooms if required. Roof structure has been treated.

From the main entrance hall stone steps lead down to the Chateau’s vaulted cellar

The house
The house has been fully renovated retaining original features, it has central heating and double glazed windows throughout.
The house has its own separate entrance and parking area for several cars

The house comprises:

  • Kitchen/dining room with tiled floor and attractive light wood fitted kitchen,
  • Boiler/Utility room (Oil boiler serving both houses)
  • WC with hand basin
  • Living room (approx 40m²) with tiled floor, original old bread oven fireplace, original old stone sink and exposed stone walls
  • A recently installed staircase leads up to:
  • Bedroom 1 (approx 18m²) with exposed stone walls and exposed beams
  • Bedroom 2 (approx 16m²) with exposed roof structure
  • Bathroom with bath, hand basin and WC
  • Bedroom 3 (approx 12m²)
  • Further bedrooms would be possible in the attic area over the attached workshop

Adjoining the house is a large workshop (approx 45m²)

 

The Chateau is accessed by large iron gates onto a gravel driveway; to the right of the drive are the outbuildings which comprise a large 3 door garage, the main barn with double doors to the front, 2 loose box stables and space for tractor, equipment storage. The second smaller barn has 2 further stables to the rear opening onto a small enclosed courtyard with open fronted shelter/hay store.

 

This price includes all Notaires, Agency & government fees & taxes

General enquiries mailto: enquiries@Thefrenchpropertypeople.com

For more information please contact us on : 00 33 (0) 5 55 53 34 91 (English & French spoken)