These two properties can generate a good income, we live in one of the farmhouses and the second farmhouse with pool generates a good income from April to September but could also be rented all year as a long term let. Please get in touch if you would like further details about this.
There is also great potential for further development eg gites, camping site etc because the location is superb, only 2 mins drive to the beaches/lakes of the Charente which is part of the Touristic Zone.
There are two fully renovated four bedroom houses on this site with no near neighbours and set in 2.2 hectares of land with 3 barns (one of which has a floor area of 100msq) and a dipping pool and the other farmhouse has a swimming pool/decking/bbq area with superb views. The first property is set in a courtyard with an open barn attached with pig sheds underneath. The location is superb, less than 2km walking distance are the two largest lakes in the Charente offering beaches, bars/restaurants and nautical centre giving a real holiday feel.
The houses comprise of a large drive leading into a courtyard with well, orchard and then to the rear of the property two hectares of land. Also at the rear of the property there is a terrace which overlooks this land. There is a plunge pool here and barbeque.
Front entrance to large living room with chimney and wood burner leading to large farmhouse kitchen and a utility room off this and also doors leading to courtyard and rear garden/terrace. The kitchen also has a wood burning stove, utility room, wc and hand-basin. First floor comprises spacious hall with three double bedrooms and large bathroom with jacuzzi and walk-in shower and then another double bedroom. Second floor has a large mezzanine bedroom. The main farmhouse has reversible air conditioning which gives heat in the winter and cool air in the summer.
The second house comprises, large entrance hall with rooms either side, one being a lounge and the other either a fourth bedroom or second reception, there is also a shower room with wc and hand-basin. Lounge with wood burner leading to large kitchen has a wood burner and vaulted ceiling and bread oven.
First floor comprises, spacious hall with large double bedroom and bathroom to the left and a double bedroom to the right and then a staircase leading to an attic bedroom with another room behind this with the possibility of conversion or storage.
There is a barn opposite this house with 40sqm of land and well, here you will find the pool, decking, sun terrace and bbq area. Both houses have separate septic tanks. There is a lovely swimming pool at the back of this barn with decking and superb views of the countryside, the pool measures 7.30 x 3.75m.
Both houses have been renovated to a high standard yet there is still plenty of potential for expanding eg gites and camping site.
Land – 2.2 Hectares.
There is additional land for sale adjoining the land to the back of the house of 1.34 hectares.
There are septic tanks for each house.
Roofs on both houses are in excellent condition and felted underneath.
No agents fees (private seller).
These properties could suit two families sharing or could be rented. If you have a horse then you can ride from here down to the beach in about 5 – 10 minutes, there are some great bridal paths available and there is a riding centre in Pressignac which is 5 mins in the car. Also if you’re into forest walks or rambling this is the place. There are lots of well stocked fishing lakes in the area. There is a golf pitch in St Junien which is 20 minutes from here. The nearest airport is Limoges and flights are regular to Stansted and other parts of England eg, Leeds/Bradford, Manchester, East Midlands and Bristol with Ryanair.