Large & imposing country house set within a private courtyard

Verneuil, Mauprévoir, Vienne
Detached House
7 Beds
3 Baths
4 Garages
308 m²

Country House located within 5 mins of the beautiful village of Mauprévoir, 86460


This unique property in the rolling countryside bordering the river Clan, with panoramic views across the valley. Grand and imposing Country House set in large private courtyard with a 2 acre garden.
It was constructed in about 1830 from local stone from the 13th century abbey close by. Medieval architecture featured on the facade of the house.

The graveled courtyard has a large central Mulberry tree there is also mock orange, vines and lavender to border, 2 large Wisteria to right of courtyard.

There is a huge open barn with 4 parking bays, plus covered BBQ entertainment terrace.
Bergerie/Porcherie – one small block was used as dog kennels by previous owners.
2 large independent workshops
Garden equipment room.
Large stable/barn
Small workers cottage with stone fireplace, undeveloped.
Wine making room
Art Studio and storage room with staircase leading to upper floor of 150m² which can also be developed into living accommodation……. magnificent potential for a complex.
Fully equipped Gym, TV with Sky and surround sound with access from the court yard or the main house.
Water well in courtyard with pump and storage tank.

Outside courtyard is a further hanger with 3 bays and a very large hanger.

Please see attachment for layout of all the buildings.

Main House
5 large double bedrooms. 1 currently being used as Office/study with door leading to garden.
1 bathroom
Fully fitted kitchen with dining area
Lounge with log burner – double patio doors onto decking
Dining room with double patio doors leading onto decking
Large utility room off main kitchen, with entrance to wood store room
Large storage room with shelving and freezer
Vaulted wine cellar
Fully equipped Gym TV with Sky and surround sound with entrance from main house and also courtyard.
Staircase from kitchen leading to the upper floor we have installed new UPVC windows ready for development. We are in the process of developing a Master Suite with wonderful views over the valley it will consisting of:
Bedroom, en-suite with bath and shower, small store room for linen Etc. dressing room and a large store room.
Once we have developed part of the upstairs we will be converting one of the large bedrooms  downstairs into a cinema room.

South Wing of House
This is self-contained Gite/Granny accommodation with its own water and electric meter ready to rent if you are looking for an income. This wing has electric heating. You can gain access to the main house if required.
Fully fitted kitchens with dining area
Lounge with a duel aspect and log burner
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
Staircase leading to the upper floor making the South wing ideal for B&B.

Please see attachment floor plan.

Entertainment areas
Covered eating area with BBQ.
Decked chill out area to the rear looking down the garden to the river.
The courtyard has a large patio area with table, chairs and BBQ surrounded by various potted plants and trees.

2 Acre rear garden leading down to the River Clan that boarder’s the garden.
Trees: Hazelnut, Walnut, Peaches, Grape vines, Apricot, Apples, Plums, Banana , Mirabel’s, Cherry, Pomegranate, Mulberry’s, Red currents, Blackberries, Birch, Poplar, Laylandai, Spruce, Cedar, Oak, Magnolia. Lots of ornamental shrubs and exotic plants palms, bamboo Etc.

UPVC Double glazed windows throughout.
UPVC shutters.
Electric shutters
Electric gates
2 log burners.
Oil fired central heating.
Fully fitted kitchens.
Feature fire places.
Vaulted Cellar
Pump and storage tank for water well.
Covered parking for four vehicles.
Security lighting.
Mains water and electric

This property and its buildings could be developed to make a fantastic gite complex, B&B, artist retreat, ramblers or anglers alike.

Habitable space of 308m² does not including store rooms or hallways. 

Areas for development:
Undeveloped area above house 109m²
Undeveloped area above block right of house 150m²
Total 259m² that can be developed making a very large complex

Please contact us if you wish to see more photos or have any questions.

All furnishings are negotiable.

Local area
Eleanor of Aquitaine trail
Fishing Lakes within 1 mins walk
Vallee des Singes
Futuroscope theme park
Floating village
Circuit du Val de Vienne
L’isle Jourdain town and viaduct
Abbey of Notre-Dame de la Réau
Mauprevoir village 4 km. School, Health centre, Bar/Hotel, Co-op store, Boulangerie Patisserie, Garage, Post office, Hair dresser.
Pressac village 7 km. 2 Bars, Tabacs, Fuel station, Village store, Boulangerie, Library, Garage, Pizza parlour.
Confolens historic medieval town 22 km, with market day every Wednesday and Saturday. There are 2 Supermarkets, all the usual amenities including new hospital.
Civray market town 24 km, with market day every Tuesday and Friday. There are 4 supermarkets and all usual amenities.
Poitiers airport 59 km
Limoges International airport 73 km

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Property details:

Property ID: IH-22992
Property Type: Detached House
Property Status: Sale
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 3
Garage: 4
Area Size: 308 m²
Land Size: 7701
Year Built: 1830


  • Air conditioning
  • Apartment/Annex
  • Balcony
  • Barns
  • Central Heating
  • Double Glazed
  • Electric Heating
  • Fosse
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Gas Heating
  • Geothermic
  • Internet Connection
  • Lake
  • Land
  • LPG
  • Mains Drainage
  • Off Street Parking
  • Office
  • Oil Heating
  • Open Fire
  • Out Building/s
  • Pellet heating system
  • Renovation Project
  • Reversible air conditioning
  • Roof terrace
  • Stables
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone Connection
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Under floor heating
  • Utilities Connection
  • Utility Room
  • Water Connection
  • Wood Burner

Property address:

Verneuil, Mauprévoir, Vienne

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