Totally isolated and secluded cottage and outbuilding neither in sight nor sound of any other property or farm building.
Sitting in 3 acres (1.20 h) the cottage lies at the end of a 1/2 km dead end track and is the only property on it. This track runs off of a dead end lane from the nearest village 2 miles (3 kms) away.
Found after standing unoccupied for 51 years (see photos) it was used as a working holiday home for several years when we had the overhead electric cables and posts removed and replaced underground before we moved in.
Living room/kitchen and 2 bedrooms on one level all insulated. Living area can be extended into the garage (existing doorway) and/or bergerie (sheep shed) as no building permit required as in existing building footprint.(228m2/272y2/2545ft2
No running water in house, water for the house and garden comes from a spring (within our boundary) fed pipe in the garden running all year round. Even in the drought of Aug/Sept 2022 it still supplied 720 lts/24hrs -enough for the house and vegetable garden. Mains water is available at the end of the track (500m)
No sanitation in the house other than an ecotoilet.
Large productive vegetable garden of 540m2/5812 ft2
8 miles (12 kms) from larger village with school, butcher, baker, builders merchants, mini store, doctor, chemist, Post office & bank, and English speaking insurance agent. Large supermarkets Carrefour/Intermarche/Lidl all at 16 mls (24kms)
17.5 acre (7 ht) communal lake within walking distance of cottage. Holding Roach ,perch, carp, tench, Excellent River Vienne 10mls (15 kms) as above plus barbel, pike, zander, and huge catfish (Silures)
Please Note: The superb Demannincor wood burning range is not included in the sale.
If you think our cottage might be of interest to you, feel free to ask any questions you might have.
Living room/kitchen: 7.3x4.8m (24x16ft)
Bedroom 1: 5x3.2m (16.5x10.5ft)
Bedroom 2: 6.4x3.5m (21.5x11.5ft)
Garage: 7x7m (23x23 ft)
Bergerie 1:12x3m (38.5x10ft)
Bergerie 2: 12x4.25m (38.5x14ft)
Stone outbuilding with bread oven:9x4m (29x12.5ft),
room behind it: 5.5x2.5m (18x8ft)
Wood/potting shed:9x8.5m (30x28ft)
Garden tool shed:4.5x2.5m (15x8ft)
Price 175,000 €
Not including notarial fees, registration and land registration fees.
Price / sq metre: €/m² 2,333.33
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