Competitively priced at 1115€ per m2, this character 6 bedroom farm house (circa 1850), must be viewed to appreciate the quality of its renovation and the charm of its location in the beautiful Gatine countryside.
The farm house gives you over 300m2 of living accommodation with over 250m2 of out buildings and 3.6h of land. It makes a lovely comfortable, cosy family home. It would be suitable for a variety of uses, for example - equestrian use, to operate a small business from, a guest house, or a small holding.
The farm is situated in a small hamlet outside the pretty village of Scillé on the Deux-Sèvres/Vendee border, surrounded by the beautiful rolling countryside of the Gatine.
On the ground floor there is a Large lounge with insert wood burner, Dining room with wood burner, Utility room/pantry, Office, Large fully fitted kitchen/diner with range cooker, Double Bedroom (1), Shower RoomDouble Bedroom (2)/Boot Room with shower room, Wine Celler, Hallway with under stairs storage cupboards
On the first floor there is a large Lounge/Library with a Juliet Balcony, Large landing with built in storage cupboards, Double Bedroom (3) with built in wardrobe/Shower Room, Double Bedroom (4) with built in wardrobe and Bath/Shower Room, Double Bedroom (5) with built in wardrobe and Shower Room, Double Bedroom (6) with built in wardrobe and Shower Room.
Energy Efficiency -
The house has been insulated to a very high standard throughout with new double glazing.
An energy efficient air source heat pump and solar panels have also been installed for heating and hot water.
The farm house sits at the end of a no through lane in 7000m2 (approx. 1.75 acres) of land and there are an additional 2.9 hectares (approx.7.2 acres) of grazing land if required.
There are three sun terraces, a boules pitch, a large vegetable plot, a fruit cage, a walled potager and an orchard.
If desired, there is an ideal space close to the house for a south facing swimming pool.
Geographical Situation -
Scillé - situated in the Gatine Hills on the border of Deux-Sevres/ Vendée
The Gatine - is largely rural, a mixture of rolling farm land, forests, rivers and lakes..
Coast - Just over an hour from the coast and the chic resorts of Ile de Re and La Rochelle..
Airports - La Rochelle, Poitiers and Nantes are within an easy drive..
Tourist Attractions - close by are the towns and villages of the Marais Poitevin (Green Venice), the lovely Medieval town of Vouvant and swimming & sailing at the Mervent resevoir.
For the family day out - Puy du Fou and Futuroscope are an easy drive and the vineyards of the Southern Loire are easily accessible.
Shopping - Everyday shopping can be done locally within a 10 minute drive. The capital of the region, Niort, with its train station and extensive range of restaurants and shops is only a 40 minute drive.