DETAILS The property, situated on the edge of the small commune of La Benechie, some 4kms from Cussac, consists of a lovingly restored house, which is attached to a barn, an extra building in close proximity, a swimming pool, a substantial garden that contains a fish pond, a WW2 historically significant cottage in need of restoration, and a vegetable plot, all of which totals 3300 sq m, plus three parcels of forest planted with renewable chestnut totaling 4000 sq m.
Amazing location for this detached 4 bedroom house (one with balcony) with its own private lane. Fabulous gardens with productive fruit trees, overlooking rolling Charente countryside but only a few minutes away from Chalais with all shops amenities and restaurants, medical centre.
This is a 'longere' in the rural French countryside with a gite (three bedrooms, bathroom kitchen / salon ) at the left hand side of the house and the main house on the right. It has a private walled swimming pool 8m by 4 m holding 50m3 of water. The gite earns very well in the summer earning around 11,000 pounds a year. It has two outbuildings , a large garage (easily big enough for two cars), a billiard room , a leanto garage behind the pool for tractors or car.