3 bedroom house for sale
France - La Chapelle-Achard, Vendée, Pays de la Loire
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- 3 Beds
- Below Ground Pool
- Fab Gardens
It is 3km outside the pretty village of La Chapelle Achard in a small scattered hamlet of about 20 dwellings. The farmhouse has wooden ceilings, and is fully DOUBLE GLAZED, and has OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATED radiators throughout, and is presented and decorated to a high standard, by the current owner throughout. The kitchen, lounge, hall and toilet floor are tiled. It has its own extensive private gardens, totalling 1790m2, set in an orchard, in large enclosed grounds, surrounded by fields, with nice, relaxing views across fields and woods. There are many romantic walks near this former farmhouse, one leads down to a little tiny bridge near a ford, across a stream, and bike rides on the local Pays-des-Achards tourist route. The garden has its own terrace with garden furniture, leading to an area with a large free-standing barbeque, all set in an orchard. There is a boules area in the large side garden, and a play area which has 2 swings, a ladder, and hoops, near the NEW POOL (2013) + ABRI
Lounge - Approx. 3.695 X 5.75 = 21 sq m with high ceiling
KITCHEN - Approx. 3.6 X 3.9 = 14 sqm
Double Bedroom 2 - Approx. 3.0 X 3.6 = 11 sqm
Double Bedroom 3 - Approx. 2.57 X 3.46 = 9 sqm
Master Bedroom - Approx. 3.73 X 3.49 = 13 sqm
Family Bathroom - Approx. 1.09 X 2.7 = 3 sqm
Toilet = 0.9 X 1.47 = 1 sqm
Hall - Approx 11.22 sqm
Shower room/Utility - Approx. 2 X 2.4 = 4.8 sqm - equipped with a dryer and washing machine, and housing the central heating boiler.
These measurements below are approximate
CARPORT = 5.7 X 3.66 = lowest height=2.2 = 20.9 sqm
WORKSHOP = 5.7 X 3.91 = 22.3 sqm has elec and has had water (May be possible to convert - Subject to any required permissions)
WOODSHED = 4.93 X 2.63 = 13 sqm
GARAGE = 5 x 2.56 = 12.8 sqm
GARDENS - Extend to more than 1700m2 (nearly ½ acre)
Heated & Covered Pool:
The in Ground POOL has been fully restored in April 2013 and comes with a 10 year guarantee for all the work completed by a local professional company - measuring 4.88 m width X 7.43 m with a solid Abri cover over and that heats the pool to 31-33 degrees even in April! The cover is semi retractable. Surrounded by a tiled terrace - ideal for relaxing with a cool glass, lazy summer days, or simply enjoying the countryside views and tranquillity. In total the gardens and plot extend to more than 1700m2 or nearly a half acre with easy to maintain lawns and shrubbery.
Around the farmhouse are extensive walks, one with a picnic area, boules area and a picturesque bridge/ford. We are a 20 minutes drive from the sea at Les Sables d'Olonne, or Olonne sur Mer for surfing
The nearby village of La Chapelle Achard (3 kms ) has a Marie, a Church, an ancient washing area near the river, Brit Hotel with restaurant, small Library, patisserie, bar / tabac, hairdresser, Lakes for fishing in, and a deer farm.
Slightly further away, at 5 km is La Mothe-Achard LOCAL SHOPS :
A Marie, a large Library, 2014 = Large NEW 2 pool building complex with spiral chute + baby pool,
3 restaurants, a large Hotel / Castle with a restaurant, with Art works, a church with a steeple, a Fire station, big post-office, a funeral direct, and a college. Pizza takeaway, three bars / cafes, three bread shops, two large supermarkets, DIY, chemist.
1 fishshop, 1 deli, 1 pizza takeaway, 1 bikeshop, 1 lawnmower shop, 2 hairdressers, 3 banks, 1 post-office,
2 Big Supermarkets- Super U and LIDL, 1 Big DIY store, 3 estate agents, 1 tourist office, 1 flower shop,
1 dress shop, 1 knick-knack shop, 2 Doctors surgeries, a Dentist, 2 medical walk-ins.
1 market on Friday (usually ) Bigger market on 1 st Thursday of the month + themed garden ( Potager )
The closest village is Ste. Foy just 2 KMS away, with a Marie, a Church, with a square for flea markets/ dancing / music performances, a mini Supermarket and post-office, baker, hairdresser, tabac +sports bar and pizza cafe and takeaway, a huge barn restaurant serving excellent food , and a new area for Motorhomes to stay over-night in, and since July 2013 there is now a Massive & impressive covered arena perfect for Horse lovers - Brand new - the first part opened - it is off the centre and opened on 13/07/13, and offers a variety of evening horse spectaculars, and in 2014 a new Lake with parking and walks around it.
- Nantes Atlantique (International), 63.6 miles
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