4 bedroom detached house for sale
France - Faye-l`Abbesse, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
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- High Quality Throughout
- Dble Glazed
- Fab Gardens
- In Ground Floating Pool
Close by are numerous pretty villages for you to explore, there are also plenty of places to walk, picnic and fish. Nearby Bustling Bressuire (10 mins) offers all shops and services and is well known for hosting year-round events and concerts at the exhibition centre. Historic Parthenay to the south is approx 30 mins drive and the regional capital of Poitiers is approx 1 hr. There is a newly opened general hospital just 2 kms away.
For those who need easy access to and from the UK, there are low cost flights to Nantes (1hr) La Rochelle or Tours both approx 1hr 30mins. In summer months Poitiers offers a good alternative. The closest ferry ports are St Malo just 3 hr drive or Caen 3.5hrs, making the home convenient for visiting friends and family.
Entrance: Steps from the front lead up to the entrance door and entrance. Tile flooring, wooden stairs to first floor, glazed door through to kitchen and door with stairs down to basement.
WC/Shower: Set off the hall, WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle.
Ground Floor Double / Office: Approx. 4m X 3m with shelving, front aspect and wood effect flooring.
Kitchen / Diner: Modern kitchen, fitted and equipped by the current vendor about 3 years ago. Comprising of a good selection of eye and base units with soft close doors and drawers, pop up power points, pull out pantry store, equipped with Samsung double oven, microwave oven, built-in Electrolux dishwasher, Smeg 5 ring gas hob with Electrolux hood and down lighting, sink with drainer, space for American Style fridge freezer, tile flooring and splashbacks opening onto dining area where you have dual aspect views over the gardens, pool and terraces. Measures approx. 30m2
Lounge Area – with log burning stove, built in shelving and book case, tile flooring, UK and French TV reception. French doors opening onto the gardens and terrace. Measures approx. 20m2
1st Floor – landing with doors to all rooms.
Master Bedroom – Double of approx. 4.4m x 3.70m with exposed beams, garden aspect and nice high ceiling throughout.
Family Bathroom: Spacious modern bathroom that measures approx. 3.7m X 3.6m narrowing to 2.7m Comprising of bath, shower cubicle, WC, basin and built -in storage cupboard.
WC / Utility Room: Approx. 1.7m X 1.8m with WC, basin and shower, plus plumbing for washing machine.
Double Bedroom 2: Approx. 4.4m X 3m with rear aspect, exposed beams. Wardrobe
Double Bedroom 3: Approx. 3.6m X 3.6m with front aspect and built-in wardrobe.
Basement / Cellar: A useful lower level with plenty of dry and secure storage. Wine store and boiler area for central heating.
Gardens / Outside: The property is very private with gated entrance and high enclosure all round. Through the gates is driveway parking for several cars and plenty of space for keeping a motorhome or caravan. There is a single garage. The house sits with gardens and grounds all round. To the front the property has planted beds and borders. To the side and rear are further beds shrubbery and trees as well as lawn. To the rear of the home is a terrace, surrounded by established planted beds – perfect for dining, entertaining or simply relaxing with a cool glass for wine, while you enjoy your new surrounds. An electric blind will provide some welcome shade in the summer.
The current owner has created a shallow floating pool with water feature and rock pool waterfall. The pool is approx. knee deep and ideal for a dip and float to cool down.
Log store / Garden shed are included.
In all the gardens extend to approx.2000m2 or half an acre
Benefits and Features:
The home is on mains drainage, so no fosse septic issues. Wiring and electrics are modern. The home comes with oil fired central heating as well as the log stove fireplace. The 1st floor bathroom was installed about 4 years ago and the kitchen about 3 years ago. The home had all new double glazed windows installed 3 years ago – many are dual function tilt & open. Upgraded electrics unit approx. 3 years ago.
- Poitiers (Biard) (INTERNATIONAL), 35.3 miles
- Nantes Atlantique (INTERNATIONAL), 63.4 miles
- Limoges (INTERNATIONAL), 99.4 miles
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