Beautiful maison de maitre with large park-like garden
This spacious 5-bedroom maison de maitre, set in the prestigious Grande Champagne, comes with outbuildings and a large south-facing garden. location
A double flight of steps leads up to the front door which opens to the entrance hall (14m2) with wooden floor and exposed beam ceiling. To the right a door opens to the dual-aspect sitting room (37m2) with wooden floor and a pretty stone fireplace.
To the left of the hall a door opens to the dining room (36m2) with wooden floor, exposed beam ceiling and a traditional Charentaise fireplace.
To the far side of the dining room a few steps lead down to the large L-shaped farmhouse-style kitchen / breakfast room (about 40m2 in total) with tiled floor, a range of fitted kitchen units and two pairs of glazed doors to the garden. Off this room is the laundry room (with WC).
A traditional wooden staircase curves up from the entrance hall to the first floor landing (11m2 - easily large enough for use as an office area). Off the landing there are four bedrooms (14.5m2, 14.5m2, 11.5m2 and 9m2) each with wooden floors. Also off the landing are two shower rooms (one with WC) as well as a separate WC.
To one end of the landing a door opens to a bridge (with staircase to the kitchen / dining room) which leads to the master bedroom suite. The bedroom (16m2) has a wooden floor, high ceiling and a dressing area. Off this there is a bathroom (bath, wash-basin and WC).
There is an attic of about 90m2 with potential for development (subject to any required permissions).
To one side of the house is a barn divided into a number of rooms, one of which houses the oil-fired central heating boiler. Attached to this there is an open-sided barn. In the garden there are a number of small outbuildings.
The house sits on a large level plot of 5680m2. To the side of the house there is an area laid to gravel providing parking for a number of cars. garden itself is south facing and is mainly laid to lawn with a number of trees and shrubs.
This is an impressive and attractive house in a sought-after location. The little town of Segonzac, capital of the Grande Champagne and a designated "Citta Slow" is just 4km (with supermarket, restaurants, bar, boulangerie, medical centre etc). The popular riverside market town of Jarnac is just 5km and the larger towns of Cognac and Angouleme are just a short drive. The ever-popular beaches at Royan and La Rochelle are within easy reach.