Established gite business - fully equipped
These two entirely independent properties could be bought as an investment and run as two rental gites, or as a private-use residence with its own rental cottage/guest cottage.
Three bed cottage
Extended and fully refurbished in 2007, this cottage now comprises:
Large sitting room (27 sq metres) with exposed stone walls, stone fireplace with wood burning stove, and many other attractive period features. An arch leads through to the dining kitchen (13.5 sq metres) installed 2008 with its tiled floors, beamed ceilings and glazed doors leading onto the terrace.
Stairs lead from the sitting room to the first floor landing, where access is given to three bedrooms (13, 10.5 and 10 sq metres) currently set up as two twin bedrooms and one double bedroom, each enjoying exposed stone walls, wood floors and sloping ceilings. The largest bedroom has en-suite facilities and access onto the balcony with far reaching views. There is also a bathroom with WC shared by the two further bedrooms.
Two bed cottage
Also fully refurbished in 2007, comprising: Large open plan reception room (32 sq metres) incorporating fitted kitchen and sitting room. Once again rich in original features including exposed stone walls, fitted cupboards and a wood burning stove.
Stairs rise to the first floor accommodation of two en-suite bedrooms. Bedroom one (10 sq metres), a twin with garden views and en-suite bathroom, with bath, over shower, vanity unit and WC. Bedroom two, (11 sq metres) west facing double with en-suite shower room with WC.
Both g�tes are being sold fully furnished and equipped, to include appliances, (each with dishwasher, washing machine, fridge freezer, gas cooker, extractor, micro-wave) furniture, laundry, linens, advertising, goodwill and future bookings.
The cottages share a prettily landscaped garden; secure swimming pool and each enjoy private terrace or patio. (The 3000 litre septic tank is also shared). There is an adjoining barn where the option exists to create more accommodation or perhaps a shared facility such as a games room.
Located in the popular Charente Maritime in a friendly village, there are two neighbouring villages offering a range of small shops and restaurants.