Charming 7-Bedroom Country Estate Near Bordeaux with Pools and Additional Gite

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Poitou-Charentes, Charente, Barbezieux-St-Hilaire, France, Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire (France)

7 Bedrooms · 2 Bathrooms · 200Floor area



No parking

7 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms




Not furnished


Nestled in the picturesque landscape of Poitou-Charentes, Charente, in the quaint town of Barbezieux-St-Hilaire, France, this 7-bedroom stone house offers a serene country living experience intertwined with modern amenities, making it a perfect consideration for overseas buyers or expats dreaming of owning a spacious family home in the French countryside.

Spanning across 200 square meters, this property is strategically positioned to enjoy the peaceful vistas of south Charente, coupled with the advantage of being mere minutes from the local village center. It's also conveniently located only 80 km away from the renowned city of Bordeaux, with its array of cultural offerings, international airport, and high-speed train services, promising ease of access and a touch of global connectivity to one's rustic retreat.

The main house radiates a warm and welcoming ambiance, highlighted by original stone fireplaces and beautiful wooden ceiling beams that add a historical character to the interiors. The ground floor features a large country kitchen ideal for family gatherings, a dining room with a cozy wood stove, and a sitting room that offers panoramic views of the surrounding meadows and forest. Accommodations on this level also include a double bedroom, a child’s bedroom, a full bathroom, and additional spaces like a study room, laundry facility, and cellar. The first floor houses two double bedrooms and a modern shower room.

Set on a plot slightly over 1 hectare, the property’s exterior is as impressive as its interior. The land features sprawling meadows and a natural pond, ideal for nature lovers and those who appreciate outdoor living. Two terraces and a heated pool—with a hard cover for year-round use—further enhance the outdoor experience, providing perfect spots for relaxation and entertainment.

Adjacent to the main residence, the property includes a barn offering potential for expansion (with the appropriate permissions), which could be perfect for an artist studio, workshop, or additional living space. A separate driveway introduces a secondary 3-bedroom house with its own in-ground pool, currently utilized as a gite, presenting an investment opportunity or accommodation for guests, providing privacy and independence from the main house.

Living in Barbezieux-St-Hilaire, residents have the convenience of local amenities within a 5-minute radius, including a bakery, restaurant, and school, ensuring daily needs are effortlessly met. The community here is welcoming, making it easy to integrate and enjoy the serene landscape that this region is celebrated for.

For those considering relocation or investment, the climate in this part of France adds to the appeal, with mild winters and warm, pleasant summers, ideal for enjoying the numerous outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and vineyard tours that the region is known for.

- Property Features:
- Spacious 7-bedroom country house
- 2 bathrooms
- Large country kitchen
- Dining room with wood stove
- Sitting room with stone fireplace
- Study and work room
- Laundry room
- Cellar
- Heated swimming pool with hard cover
- Double height barn for potential extension
- Secondary 3-bedroom house with pool
- Over 1 hectare of land with meadows and natural pond
- Separate terraces

This property invites you to seize the opportunity to own a slice of the French countryside, melding historical charm and modern conveniences, suitable for a family seeking a tranquil lifestyle or a creative retreat, with the added convenience of nearby urban amenities and the vibrant culture of Bordeaux just a short journey away.

Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate what this unique find has to offer to its future residents. Whether you are looking for a family home or a chance to undertake a purposeful renovation, this property presents a canvas awaiting the personal touch of its new owners.


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