These 2 houses were originally a farm and village blacksmiths with the smaller house having been converted from part of the smithy. The houses are at least two hundred years old. Now presented as 2 delightful self-contained homes, comprising a main 4 bed residence and separate self-conatained 3 bed cottage. Set in the village of Vanzay (approximately 200 inhabitants) in the heart of the pretty Deux Sevres department. The property will suit 2 families, extended family living or be ideal for those seeking some extra holiday rental income or even B&B.
Close by is the market town of Chaunay with it’s small supermarket, bar, restaurant, doctors, pharmacy, post office, primary school and dairy, which is open to the public on selected days.
The larger towns of Lezay, Couhe and Sauze-Vaussais with their busy weekly markets, bars, reastaurants, supermarkets, schools, shops, doctors, vets, dentists and opticians are within ten minutes drive. The picturesque market town of Melle with its famous Romanesque churches, indoor swimming pool and leisure facilities is only a 19km drive. The larger medieval cities of Poitiers, Niort and Angouleme with modern shopping facilities are all less than an hours’ drive. The waterways of the Marais Poitevin, the Atlantic coast resort of la Rochelle and the picturesque Isle de Re are approx. 1.5 hours’ drive.