This attractive house is in an ideal location - not isolated but private in a rural community and only minutes from the local shops. As well as a ruined chateau, it has a baker s, butcher s general store, bar/café - and even a cinema!
The comfortable, spacious accommodation comprises, on the ground floor: entrance hall, office, huge lounge/dining room with fireplace, fitted kitchen, double bedroom, bathroom and separate toilet. On the first floor there are 3 further bedrooms and a shower room and toilet.
This property was solidly built in 1972. It benefits from oil-fired central heating and is on mains drainage. In the pretty garden there is a water reserve of 7000 litres, very handy for watering in the summer! - and a patio for those all important barbecues. There is also a garage and a carport.
Only 30 minutes from Angouleme, capital of the Charente and close to the many sporting and outdoor activities of the National Park, Marthon is a historic village of about 600 inhabitants lying near the border with the Dordogne. Built on the Bandiat river, there are scenic walks and lots of wildlife nearby , as well as interesting towns to visit: Nontron is 30 minutes away, Brantome is only 40, even Cognac is within an hour s drive. Added to that, the low cost aiport at Limoges is also just over an hour away making this property a good choice for either a holiday or permanent home.
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