£125,000 - 1/8th ownership
▪ Charentaise Country House
▪ 12 bedrooms
▪ 135 sq.m studio
▪ Pool with extensive terrace
▪ Located in the heart of the Cognac vineyards
▪ TGV fast link to Paris from Angouleme
An opportunity to own a stunning, beautifully restored Charentaise complex set in the heart of Cognac vineyards in the lovely Charente area of South West France.
The property offers superb, flexible accommodation ideal for ownership by a small group to enjoy. The property would also be ideal for those looking for a creative or well-being retreat. For those who simply wish a large family home, there are a wealth of facilities for owners and their friends and family to enjoy.
A stunning feature of the property is the studio with oak beams, oak floor and exposed stone walls, and with a surface area of 135 sq metres there is room for all kinds of activities - yoga and pilates as well as art and other creative pursuits. It also boasts a great acoustic and is therefore ideal for concerts and musical workshops. Great for parties too! Outside in the courtyard there is a quirky pergola bar which is a superb meeting/dining place adjacent to the pool and the BBQ. There is extensive terracing around the pool, which is surrounded by walls on nearly 3 sides and is a lovely private sun trap.
Main House - over 3 floors - Fully equipped kitchen with granite worktops and integrated appliances. Dining room with original features and butlers pantry, salon, library, second sitting room. Master suite with bedroom, dressing room, bathroom and WC, 3 further bedroom suites, craft studio/meeting room
Guest wing - 5 bedroom suites each with ensuite shower room, two of these suites have separate kitchenettes, 3 have private entrances with individual terraces, dining room with kitchen off.
Utility area - garage, laundry with two washing machines and two dryers, separate linen room
Function room - for yoga/classes/lectures/functions. Oak floor, exposed beams and stone walls. Sink area with storage for glasses and crockery for hot and cold drinks. 135 sq m.
Pool with extensive terracing, whirlpool feature and robot. Bbq adjacent.
Boules pitch and Croquet
Garden - courtyard, terraces, field, orchard, vegetable garden with raised beds, herb garden - in all just under 1.5 hectares
Le Logis de la Courade with vineyards on two sides is set in the historic hamlet of La Courade in the commune of Mareuil in the department of Charente. The nearest shops are just a 3 minute drive at Sigogne and there is a choice of supermarkets within a 10 minute drive and a wonderful local farm shop also at a few minutes drive. The property is approximately 10 minutes from the market town of Jarnac and 15 minutes from Cognac. Surrounded by vineyards, the property is in a beautifully tranquil setting but within easy access of all the major towns of the Charente valley.
Getting to Le Logis de la Courade
The nearest station is at Jarnac (connecting to the TGV at Angouleme) whilst there are a number of international airports within easy driving distance: Poitiers and La Rochelle at 80 minutes and Bordeaux and Limoges at 1 hour 40.
Co- ownership arrangements
This is an opportunity to purchase one-eighth share of this property which you will co-own, entitling you to at least 6 weeks exclusive usage per year, whilst all running costs are equally shared between owners.