An absolutely delightful farmhouse situated along a extremely quite lane, just outside the village of Chartrené, in France. Originally a two bedroom property with outbuildings, this property has undergone a well deserved conversion & extension programme, now offering a wonderful five bedroom family residence. This could be divided into two properties, one being used as a holiday let. (Gite) Situated in the Loire Valley, about 5km from the town of Baugé, where there are shops, supermarkets and all local amenities at hand, the Chateuax of the Loire & Vineyards are also closeby. There are fabulous surrounding grounds with ample parking and a raised swimming pool. There are also two attached barns that are currently being used as a workshop and store. The whole property is surrounded with beautiful views, open fields and farmland.
Main Farm Entrance
The main property is accessed via the kitchen / dining room.
Kitchen / Dining Room (4.8 x 3.9)
With an original stable door, a front to back room with two wooden double glazed windows, the front windows with external wooden shutters. The kitchen has been fitted with a lovely range of base and eye level units, wooden rolled-edge work surfaces, gas range cooker with an extractor hood over, ceramic Belfast sink with mixer tap, integrated book shelving and separate plate rack within the centre isle. There is ample space for a dining room table and chairs, exposed ceiling beams, tiled flooring, ceiling spot lights and a radiator. Wooden doors to the utility hall & dining / family room.
Dining / Family Room (4.8 x 3.8)
A lovely light and airy front to back room with a wooden double glazed window and a door to the private rear garden, outside this room you will find a delightful sheltered area, with tiled flooring, currently with a table and chairs, suitable for alfresco dining etc. The rest of the dining room has ample space for dining room table and chairs, exposed ceiling beams and a pine wooden staircase leading to the first floor landing.
Living Room (4.8 x 4.6)
A cosy front aspect room with a wooden double glazed window and an original stable door exposed ceiling beams, tiled flooring, ceiling light, wall lights, two radiators. There is a original feature inglenook fireplace with a cast iron,floor standing wood burner, original wooden beam over.
Utility Hall (2 x 2)
Accessed from the kitchen, a useful area with a ceiling light, tiled flooring and a range of floor to ceiling pantry cupboards appliance spaces. There is a door to the family bathroom and a further door to the gite kitchen.
Family Bathroom (2.9 x 2.6)
Ceiling light, heated towel rail, tile flooring, part Pine panelling. Suite comprising roll top / claw foot Victorian bath with a hand held shower attachment over, low WC, pedestal wash hand basin.
First Floor Landing
A really pleasant and quirky area of the house, with a fantastic array of original, exposed roofing beams, there is a ceiling light, a Velux window and there are doors to bedrooms one and two.
Master Bedroom (4.65 x 4)
The master bedroom is certainly one of the better internal selling spaces, a wonderful light and airy, step down into room with a rear Velux window and feature wooden double glazed dormer windows to the front, there is a ceiling fan / light a radiator exposed ceiling beams and a door to the dressing room and en-suite.
Dressing Room (2.8 x 2.5)
A front aspect room with a double glazed Velux window ceiling light radiator, opening to;
En-Suite Shower Room (2.4 x 2.8)
A rear aspect room with a wooden double glazed Velux window, ceiling lights, tiled flooring, exposed ceiling beams, suite comprising low level WC, vanity units incorporating wash hand basin, large walk-in double shower enclosure with a wall mounted electric shower system.
Bedroom Two (4.9 x 4.2)
Another sizeable room with double glazed Velux windows, ceiling light, exposed ceiling beams, radiator. This room is currently being used as an office / study area, but could also just be used as a bedroom.
Main Entrance / Living Room (4.5 x 4.2)
Accessed through wooden double glazed French Doors, with a separate door to one side, this is a generous room which opens up in to the dining room, with a Vaulted ceiling, ceiling lights, tiled flooring, television point, feature fireplace with a cast iron floor standing fire.
Dining Room (4.6 x 2.6)
A front aspect room with a wooden double gazed window , ceiling light, wall lights, exposed ceiling beams, tiled flooring, radiator.
Kitchen (3 x 2.6)
A front aspect room with a wooden double glazed window and feature stable door, ceiling spot lights, tiled flooring, radiator. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of base and eye level units, tiled work surfaces over inset one bowl sink with adjacent drainer and mixer tap over, appliances spaces
Inner Hall Way
Ceiling lights, exposed ceiling beams, tiled flooring, stairs to first floor landing with cupboard under.
Master Bedroom (3.8 x 3.8)
A front to back room with wooden double gazed windows, exposed ceiling beams, wall lights, two radiators, tiled flooring, part Pine cladded walls.
First Floor Landing
Ceiling light, double glazed Velux window, wooden flooring. Doors to bedrooms 2 , 3 and the family bathroom
Bedroom Two (3.9 x 2.3)
A good size room with a double gazed window ceiling exposed ceiling beams, wooden flooring.
Bedroom Three (2.44m x 1.65m)
A rear aspect room with a wooden double glazed Velux window, ceiling light, exposed ceiling beams, wooden flooring.
A front aspect room with a wooden double glazed Velux window, ceiling spot lights, part Pine panelled walls, wooden flooring. Suite comprising low level WC, pedel stool wash hand basin and a corner step in mains shower with a feature seat and steam system.
The property is accessed from a most delightful country lane, through two five-bar gates, into the driveway, where you will find off street parking for at least a motor home and 5 cars.
The main gardens have mostly been laid to lawn with areas of shingled stone to the side, by the swimming pool, and under the barn. The wonderful sweeping grounds offer approximately half an acre, separated into three main areas. The is the main lawns and barn which is generally used for alfresco dining, a lovely detached, mostly open barn with a beamed, vaulted ceiling, there are also power points. The second area is to the side of the property where you can find the raised swimming pool, this looks onto open fields and farmland, and also gives access to the second garden.
Location for Chartrene
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