A stunning, edge of village, gated and enclosed detached residence. Comprising of 4 double bedrooms 2 bathrooms a lovely sitting room with lounge area, 2nd reception room currently serving as an office, and a spacious open plan kitchen diner. Set very privately within its own grounds enclosed all round with a good degree of seclusion. Delightful gardens and grounds of approx. half acre with a lovely In-ground pool and sun trap terrace. There is scope to further extend the accommodation or create a self-contained annex / holiday cottage (STP).
The home is set on the edge of the sought-after village of La Caillere St Hilaire and is walking distance shops, bakers, restaurant and bar. As well as the facilities offered by La Caillere you only 5 mins to 2 other villages Bazoges en Pareds with medieval castle tower and pretty Mouilleron En Pareds with more restaurants to try. Within 10 mins drive is the bustling market town of Chantonnay with a weekly year-round market, plenty of shops 2 hyper-markets, several restaurants, Vets, Doctors, cinema, lake and walks. The famed restaurant St Georges in St Juire is just 10 mins drive, while Fontenay le Comte the former renaissance capital of Vendee is 15 mins. The vast Vendee beaches can be reached in under an hour, as can the unique Venice Vert area famed for its canal networks, fishing, boating and waterside villages to explore.
For those who need easy access to and from the UK, the property is about an hours’ drive from either La Rochelle or Nantes with daily year-round, low cost flights. The ferry port of St Malo with crossings to the Channel Island and Portsmouth is 3 hours, Roscoff with crossings to Plymouth & Eire is 4.5 hours making the home convenient for visiting guests, family and friends.
Entrance Hall: Measures approx. 4m X 4m Impressive entrance hall with built in storage and wooden stairs to the first floor. Coat hanging space.
Hall: with door opening to the gardens.
Sitting Room / Lounge Area: Impressive light and spacious open plan room partially divided to create separate lounge and sitting room area. The perfect room for entertaining. Double aspect with patio doors front and rear. Ample power point, TV point (UK Sat TV reception Possible) Fireplace for cosy winter nights, carpet flooring. In all the room measures approx. 10m x 5m increasing to 6.5m.
Office: A second reception room currently being used as an office with views over the gardens and terraces. Measures approx. 4m X 5m
Kitchen / Diner: Lovely spacious open plan room of approx. 5m X 6.5m with garden views back and side. Ample space for a large family dining table and chairs. Modern fitted and equipped kitchen with a good selection of storage units including wide pan drawers with soft close, American fridge freezer, 5 ring hob, built-in oven and microwave, double sink unit, dishwasher. Doors opening to the gardens and terrace. Recently installed underfloor heating throughout the Kitchen dining room. Door through to the Garage/utility.
Double Bedroom – Large ground floor double bedroom with wooden flooring, front aspect and beamed ceiling. Measures approx. 4m X 4.2m
Shower Room / Utility with shower, WC, basin and utility area equipped with washing machine / tumble dryer.
Garage / Boiler Room – with parking for 1 car shelving, storage, oil fired boiler for central heating.
Stairs up to 1st floor and landing area of approx. 6m X 3m with stairs to 2nd floor Attics.
Double Bedroom – Approx. 3.5m X 5m with front aspect. Beamed ceiling.
Double Bedroom – Approx. 2.5m X 5m with rear aspect
Double Bedroom – Approx. 4.4m X 5m with front aspect, beamed ceiling, Quarter height panelled walls, carpeted flooring.
Family Bathroom – with bath, walk-in shower and basin
Attics – Stairs from the landing lead to the second floor where there are sizeable attics with good head height in part that may suit conversion.
Further Attics – There are additional attics over the garage that may suit conversion into an apartment
Gardens / Outside: The property is accessed via a gated driveway entrance and set peacefully and privately. To the front is a gravel drive area with parking for several cars including space to keep a motorhome. There is even enough room to build further garaging or even a small dwelling (STP) Flower beds border the drive. To the rear are 2 terraces, ideal for BBQ’s entertaining or simply relaxing with a cool glass of wine while you enjoy your new surrounds. Afforded a high degree of privacy, established beds borders of lavender and mature trees for shade, including chestnut and walnut trees.
In-Ground Pool measures 8m X 4m, ideal for cooling off on a hot summer’s day. The owners are including a pool robot in the sale price. Even more time to spend relaxing!
In total the grounds are estimated to extend to more than a half-acre.
The property comes with mains drainage – so no fosse septic issues or unexpected costs. The home is mostly double glazed and oil-fired central heating throughout as well as a fireplace for cosy nights winter nights.
Taxe Fonciere is approx. 550 euros per annum.