18th Century Farmhouse in Orches, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

Listing Description

"Farmhouse to renovate near Lencloitre. Dating from the 18th century, this large farmhouse, with outbuildings and land requires renovation but with updating and a reorganization of rooms to fully appreciate the space available would make a wonderful home.

Through large gates, the property is in front of you and barns and outbuildings are to the right. Entering into the centre of the farmhouse, the stone staircase leads up in front of you. Going to the right, there is a kitchen (15m2) with room (3m2) behind. Continuing through to the right, there are two further rooms (9m2 and 15m2), the larger of which also has a WC. This leads on to a boiler room (11m2) and store room (13m2). Going to the left of the staircase, there is a room (15m2) with room behind (11m2) and large cupboard (2m2). Continuing to the left is the kitchen (16m2) with door to the courtyard and window. Up a couple of steps, there are three rooms which were used as bedrooms (10m2, 10m2 and 7m2), a shower room (9m2) and WC. Up the staircase, to the left are two bedrooms (30m2 and 17m2). The second accessed through the first. The first bedroom has a cupboard space, fireplace and windows to the courtyard and rear, the second, window to the courtyard. To the right are two rooms (43m2 and 27m2). A wooden staircase leads from the first room to the attic space (122m2) which runs across the whole building. Outside, there are numerous outbuildings. With the house behind you, to the right is a small building with bread oven and attic space above. To the left, there is a large garage and workshop with another bread oven. There is a pond to the side of this. A double height barn/hangar, two stables with attic space above, outside toilet and double height barn. Down the gravel and grass courtyard to the entrance gates, the land belonging to the property wraps around behind the outbuildings and house. Located near the village of Orches and between Lencloitre and close to the historic walled town of Richelieu, the property is easily accessible by high speed train from Paris or low-cost flights through Poitiers and Tours. It is just a 3-hour drive from the ferry port at Caen Ouistreham."

OHDO Notes

This old farmhouse has 5 bedrooms and 1 bathrooms. Sits on 2.7 acres (two point seven acres.)

Location: Poitou-Charentes. At the time of this post, priced at €99,000 ($112,780 USD.). For more information on this property contact Ali with Leggett Immobilier .

Additional info: Rightmove.co.uk
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    I knew this was in Vienne/Poitou because the outbuildings look just like my cousin’s who lives east of Poitiers!

    It’s not that far from where I live, an hour drive, about 60kms.

    I wish we could see the stone staircase!!

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