Beautiful Village Home For Sale
Boscamnant, Charente Maritime, Poitou Charentes
Beautifully renovated village house, which is set back from a quiet road.
Four bedrooms, handcrafted kitchen, an indoor swimming pool,
pretty garden and barn.
€270,700 / £239,624
A stylish and well-loved home.
Our stone built property was built in the 1820’s and comprises the main four bedroom house itself with living accommodation of over 160 m sq. In addition there are three attached barns, one of which houses an indoor heated swimming pool, and a lovely Italian style garden to the rear with lawned area and potager.
The property has historically enjoyed a key role in village life, being the Epicerie and Charcuterie and one of the barns once housing village dances.
Handcrafted Kitchen, Generous Salon and Dining Room
The bright and airy family kitchen is definitely the hub of the home. It features a range of hand-made kitchen cabinets, all with granite surfaces. In the centre there is a granite-topped island and generous large farmhouse table, which is great for entertaining. The kitchen boasts a range of high-end appliances, including an integrated Bosch dishwasher, fridge and a Rangemaster Professional cooker.
The large and very bright salon (29.25 sq m) has solid chestnut floorboards and floor to ceiling bookcases with enough space for even the most well-read homeowner. It has glazed French doors which lead to the dining room, as well as two radiators and media connectivity.
The solid wooden floors continue into the generous dining room (21.08 sqm). The dining room, which also has two radiators, is large enough for even the biggest of dinner tables.
Four bedrooms and an indoor pool
The first floor of the house features four characterful bedrooms (20sqm, 17sqm, 15sqm and 12sqm), all with original period floorboards, classic window-shutters and many other charming features. The upper level also has a recently renovated family bathroom, comprising of high-end shower, toilet and basin, tiled throughout with Porcelanosa tiles.
To the rear of the house, in a converted period barn, is a heated indoor 7x5 metre pool with a second shower room and laundry area. The pool features colour-changing lighting and is heated by solar panels.
Some Key Features
- Period Home
- Village Location
- Heated Indoor Pool
- Handmade Kitchen
- Garage & Barns
- Family Kitchen
- Generous Salon
- Large Dining Room
- Four Bedrooms
- Two Bathrooms
- Large Patio Area
- Extensive Garden
- Garden Irrigation
- Working Well
- Great for entertaining
- Exposed Stonework
- Original Beams
- South-west facing
- Oil-fired Heating
- Solar Panels
Beautiful Secluded Gardens
To the rear of the house is a large secluded professionally-designed garden, created around a central fountain. There are a number of seating areas throughout the garden, including a very large patio, which is a lovely place to entertain and enjoy balmy Summer evenings. The garden also includes lawned areas, a vegetable garden, and a working water well, with attractive metalwork.
Where is Boscamnant?
Boscamnant is a small French village located in the department of Charente-Maritime and the region of New Aquitaine (formerly Region Poitou-Charentes). Its inhabitants are called Boscamnantais and Boscamnantaises.
The municipality covers 14 km² and has 395 inhabitants since the last census of the population dating from 2005. With a density of 28.3 inhabitants per km², Boscamnant has seen a sharp increase of 14.5% of its population compared to to 1999.
Surrounded by the towns of Le Fouilloux , La Genétouze and Saint-Aigulin , Boscamnant is located 4 km north-east of Fouilloux the largest city around.
The village is situated just five minute drive from the train station where you can be in Paris via Bordeaux or Angouleme by 10 am.