Two people, a plot of land and a breathtaking view over the Charente River, valleys and hills beyond. What else could you do but build a house to the highest of standards so you could sit there and enjoy this beautiful spot in rural France.
Set into the hillside, the lower level of the house is the utility side and all the living accommodation is on the ground level, giving exceptional views of the valley.
Sitauted 2 kilometres from the village of Chatain, this house was completed in 2007, with no expense spared. All the fittings and fixtures are of a very high quality.
The town of Savigne is only 16km's and Charroux is 11km's drive away, there you will find shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants and all the amenities needed for everyday living.
Poitiers and Limoges airports and train stations are all approximately 1 hours drive; Poitiers train station also has cross platform TGV connections to Paris, Bordeaux and other French cities plus Brussels and London (via Lille).
The house benefits from mains electricity and water; drainage is to a septic tank which conforms. With electric under floor heating and solar panels (for heating hot water) this is a very economical house to run, with verifiable costs for 2014 to 2015 of 2 223 euro's on a full time occupancy basis. The heating system and solar panels are services annually and maintained under a contract, which can be taken over by the new owners if required.
Broadband is installed at the house.
To the front of the house is a covered porch leading to the living accommodation, which has under floor heating throughout.
Entrance Hall - With doors to kitchen, lounge, bedroom 3, currently used as a dining room and stairs to Sous Sol
Bedroom 3 - 4.1x 3.2m with tiled floor and window to the front of the property (currently used as a dining room)
Kitchen - 4.95 x 4.23m with tiled floor, dual aspect windows to side and back of house, fully fitted bespoke oak kitchen and door to terrace. Stairs from the terrace lead to the garden.
Lounge - 6.1 x 4.35m with tiled floor, doors to entrance hall and corridor to bedrooms, fireplace with gas fire (wood effect) and full length patio doors leading to the terrace.
Corridor leading to..........
Bedroom 1 - 5 x 4m with tiled floor, door to En Suite (3 x 3m) and full length French windows with safety rail to back of property with breathtaking views; tohether with a side door leading to the terrace.
Bedroom 1 En Suite - 3 x 3m wet room, with shower, vanity unit and W.C.
Bedroom 2 - 4 x 3.2m with window to front of property
Shower Room - with shower, vanity unit W.C.
Garage - with remote controlled doors to the side of the property.
W.C. (housing water softener)
Garden Room leading to garden.
Front of House Parking
Driveway leading to garage.
Garden - The garden surrounds the house its main area is to the back of the property and has a vegetable plot with greenhouse, stairs from utility room and garden room to the Garden Room. The rest is laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs. The rear garden is fenced.