Renovated 4 bedroom Chateau for sale in Chasseneuil sur Bonnieure, Poitou-Charentes
458,450 EUR 394,267 GBP 495,126 USD
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 2
- Floor Size: 315 m2
- Plot Size: 638 m2
- Income Generating
- No Work
- Extra Accommodation
Impressive and unique logis, full of character and history in a great location in the heart of the popular market town of Chasseneuil-sur-Bonnieure, within walking distance from all amenities.
With potential for income generation, the current owners have tastefully styled and decorated the property retaining much of the authentic character of the building and it now looks like it's straight from the pages of an interiors magazine.
With living space of 315m2, the main entrance of the property leads into a fabulous hallway with a stone spiral staircase in the original tower. On the ground floor is a fully equipped kitchen with a large gas cooker, attached kitchen island and dining area with a wine cellar below. Further there is a spacious reception room; ground floor wc with sink; sunny dining room with large double doors leading to the garden, utility area and a boiler room.
The spiral staircase leads to two lovely bedrooms on the first floor. The 1st bedroom has an ancient stone fireplace, and it is rumoured that King Francis I once stayed in this room.
The second bedroom has an en suite shower room.
On the second floor is an amazing 12-seat cinema room.
Attached is a bright studio, plus a further storage room leads to a stone balcony overlooking the garden and the rooftops.
The other wing of the house has a separate staircase and comprises on the ground floor of a large entrance hall / dressing room with plenty of built-in storage, a 3rd bedroom with doors to the garden; a spacious bathroom with two sinks, freestanding bath and an 'Italian' shower.
On the first floor there is a beautiful large reception room with a working original stone fireplace, which could be a 4th bedroom plus a large office/library with plenty of built-in book shelves.
The floor above gives access to a loft space ideal for storage. The house benefits from mains gas-fired central heating and is connected to mains drainage.
Attached to the property is a second little house to renovate (subject to necessary permissions), with access to a large covered terrace on the first floor used as an outdoor games area. The lovely landscaped garden is secluded and private, with different seating areas, and a covered terrace perfect for outdoor dining. The property also has a separate double garage which is located down the road, with a vegetable garden.
The flexible layout of this gorgeous home would also make it ideal as a bed and breakfast.
Chasseneuil-sur-Bonnieure offers a good choice of bars and restaurants, supermarkets, shops, schools, doctors, swimming pool, cinema etc. It is situated less than 30 mins from the city of Angouleme and its TGV station. Only 11km from the town and the stunning chateau La Rochefoucauld, and the airport is less than an hours drive away.
Price including agency fees : EUR458,450
Price excluding agency fees : EUR432,500