Title: Charming 4BR Country House with Guest Annexe & Pool in Chalais, France

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Poitou-Charentes, Charente, Chalais, France, Chalais (France)

4 Bedrooms · 2 Bathrooms · 221Floor area


Country home

No parking

4 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms


No garden


Not furnished


Discover the serene charm of this traditional 4-bedroom country home nestled in the picturesque region of Poitou-Charentes, Charente, located in the small but vibrant community of Chalais, France. Boasting a generous plot size of 4058 square meters and a total built area of 221 square meters, this property combines the allure of country living with the convenience of being near a local market town.

As you approach the property, you are greeted by an inviting courtyard that sets the tone for the warmth that awaits inside. The house itself is a well-maintained country home that has managed to retain its charming character features, including exposed beams and original fireplaces equipped with wood burners, enhancing the cozy atmosphere throughout the residence.

Upon entering, the ground floor offers a spacious layout that includes an entrance hall leading into an open-plan kitchen and lounge area. Here, a fireplace adds a focal point and a cozy gathering place for family and friends. The dining room, complemented by another fireplace, promises memorable meals and moments. Additionally, there is a comfortable double bedroom with delightful views of the surrounding countryside, perfect for accommodating guests or for use as a master suite.

The tasteful integration of modern convenearranas are evident as glazed doors from the kitchen open directly onto a 60 square meter terrace, where alfresco dining or simply relaxing and soaking in the panoramic views can be enjoyed. The upper level of the home is thoughtfully configured with two additional double bedrooms, a sizable study which offers flexibility depending on your needs, and a very spacious family bathroom.

The property also includes a separate guest annex which presents an independent living space, featuring a kitchen and a large double bedroom with its own fireplace and ensuite shower room, offering privacy and comfort for visitors.

For those with a vision for expansion or requiring considerable storage space, the estate includes a variety of barns and workshops. These buildings offer a great opportunity for conversion into additional living spaces or creative studios, subject to planning permissions.

The outdoor space of the property is equally impressive, featuring a rear terrace complete with a well and a 10x5 meter in-ground swimming pool, perfect for the warm summer months. The overall plot provides immense privacy and tranquility, without the feeling of isolation.

Living in Chalais, residents and visitors can enjoy the quaint local markets, charming cafes, and fine restaurants that highlight regional cuisine. The area is embraced by lush green landscapes and gentle hills, ideal for outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and bird watching. The climate in Charente offers mild winters and warm, pleasant summers, making it an enjoyable location year-round.

For those contemplating purchasing a home in France, whether as a primary residence, vacation home, or investment property, this country home in Chalais offers a blend of peace, potential, and French rural charm.

Property Features:
- Four bedrooms
- Two bathrooms
- Open plan kitchen and lounge with fireplace
- Dining room with fireplace
- Ground floor bedroom with views
- Separate guest annex with kitchen and ensuite
- Multiple barns and workshops
- 10x5 meter in-ground swimming pool
- Rear terrace with well
- Courtyard at the front of the house
- Sizeable plot for privacy and expansion potential

This inviting country home represents an exceptional choice for those seeking a tranquil retreat in the heart of French countryside with ample opportunity for personalization and expansion. Embrace the laid-back lifestyle and vibrant local culture of Chalais, making this property your new home or getaway in France.


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Has Garden
Has Parking
Has Basement
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Has swimming pool
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