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5 bedroom manor house for sale


France - Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, Charente, Poitou-Charentes

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Key features:

  • Renovated maison de maître
  • 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms
  • Garden with mini lake, orchard and barn
  • Situated in its own grounds of 1.5 acres
  • Magnificent views
  • Large swimming pool
  • Easy reach of Aubeterre
  • Large cellar

Full description:

This imposing, 5-bedroom maison de maître style stone-built house is situated in a quiet hamlet, in grounds of over an acre and a half with a pool, an or-chard, a mini lake barn and large cellar. It is close to the very popular hilltop village of Aubeterre.

This gracious maison de maître (or gentleman's residence) is set in an an elevated position, surrounded by open countryside and yet is close enough to Aubeterre to enjoy all the things that this buzzing village has to offer, including a wide variety of restaurants, craft shops, a very good pottery and a very good milliner. With 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 reception areas and a dining kitchen, there is plenty of space in this substantial, family house. Heating is by a combination of wood-burning stove and oil-filled radiators.

Outside, the acre and a half garden is mainly lawn with its own mini lake and small orchard. It also has a swimming pool and sun terrace. There is a barn and plenty of storage space in the walk-in cellar under the house too. It is 5 kms from all amenities in Aubeterre and 50 minutes from Angoulême with its TGV station and 90 kms from the airport.


SITTING ROOM: 19' 8'' x 16' 5'' (6m x 5m)

KITCHEN/DINER: 16' 5'' x 16' 5'' (5m x 5m)

BEDROOM 1: 13' 1'' x 16' 5'' (4m x 5m)

SHOWER ROOM: 6' 7'' x 6' 7'' (2m x 2m)

BEDROOM 2: 9' 10'' x 13' 1'' (3m x 4m)

BEDROOM 3: 13' 1'' x 13' 1'' (4m x 4m)

BEDROOM 4: 13' 1'' x 13' 1'' (4m x 4m)

BEDROOM 5: 13' 1'' x 13' 1'' (4m x 4m)

SITTING ROOM 2: 16' 5'' x 16' 5'' (5m x 5m)



• Location: Hamlet
• Bedrooms: 5
• Bathrooms: 2
• Habitable space: 198 m²
• Outside space: 6226 m² (1.54 acres)
• Heating: Mixed
• Distance to shops: 5 kms
• Distance to airport: 90 kms
• Taxe Foncière: 994 € pa

Town: Aubeterre-sur-Dronne
Postcode: 16390

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Nearest Airports*

  • Bergerac (International), 57.2 miles
  • Bordeaux (Mérignac) (International), 84.1 miles

*Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.

To view this property or request more details, contact
La Residence, Oxford

La Résidence 1 King's Meadow Osney Mead OXFORD OX2 0DP
03339 395515  Local call rate
About La Residence, Oxford

Bienvenue à La Résidence – the French property people.

Whatever your budget, wherever in France you want to buy, you’re now in touch with the experts. We’ve been selling houses in France for more than 25 years – in Normandy, Brittany, the Pas-de-Calais, the Vendée, Poitou-Charentes, the Limousin, Aquitaine, Burgundy, the Languedoc-Roussillon, the Midi-Pyrénées and Provence. We also offer a Paris apartment service.

Our UK-based team, with decades of professional estate agency experience between them, know the French property scene intimately. You’ll find their enthusiasm for France and the French way of life infectious. All of our colleagues in the field are entirely bilingual and chosen for their experience and outstanding levels of service. From the moment you first contact La Residence, you’ll find that we’re dedicated to ensuring that you find the right house, at the right price, in just the right spot – and with the minimum of fuss.
On our site, we showcase a wide range of French property – from barns to manor houses, from cottages to châteaux, from B & B’s to gîte complexes and hotels and from fishing lakes to country estates.
By the way, you’ll find that some agencies ask you to pay an up-front fee or make extra commission charges or to pay for the services which we provide as standard, such as help with setting up a bank account, advice on the best foreign exchange rates, transferring the utilities at the new house into your name and so on. When you place yourself in our hands you can be assured that there are no hidden extra charges. The price you pay is not one Euro more than you’d pay if you approached a French agency directly.

Stephen Hilton heads up the Oxford-based firm. He was formerly a member of the British Diplomatic Service. Following a successful career which included a number of overseas postings and culminated in his appointment in the Foreign Office as First Secretary with responsibility for Anglo/French relations, Stephen joined the family property business as a Partner. It was from this base that La Résidence was founded in 1985. Since that time, the firm has gone from strength to strength and La Résidence is now widely regarded as one of the most respected French property companies in the UK whose opinions are regularly canvassed by property correspondents commenting on the French market.

Having himself owned a house in France for many years, he has much personal experience to add to his professional expertise. Together with his French colleagues, he has successfully arranged and overseen many hundreds of transactions, and it is now rare for him to come across any situation not previously encountered.

We are based in Oxford and welcome personal visitors. If you’d like to discuss your plans face-to-face, please call us for an appointment. We’d be delighted to help to make your dreams come true.

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