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(18) Cher

Renovated Maison de maitre near Bourges for sale


Reception Rooms: 3
Bedrooms: 11
Bathrooms: 3
Land: 7.16 ha

Reference: K4-148VM
£ 591,463
$ 761,623

Opportunity to buy a Maison de Maitre with a certain charm which has been restored and is set in a clearing in 7 hectares of largely wooded land, only 20 minutes from Bourges, between Bourges and Nançay and within a few hundred metres of a village with over 1,000 inhabitants.
The main façades face north-west / south-east. Two small covered terraces extend the gables on the ground floor.
The main accommodation with approx. 330 m2 comprises :
Ground floor:
A porch sheltered by a small slate canopy leads to a spacious entrance hall with 3m85 high ceiling and original tiled floor.
The entrance hall gives access to :
On the left: an office/library, French style parquet floor, French ceiling, marble fireplace.
A French window opens on one of the small covered terraces.
On the right: a large French door opening onto the living room, leading to the dining room (48m2).
A French window opens on the other small covered terrace.
In the center: another large entrance hall extends the main entrance hall with original floor tiles.
The entrance hall also gives access to : a W.C., the cellar and a bright fitted kitchen with flagstone floor.
The kitchen gives access via a French window, to a staircase leading to the garden near the cellar staircase.
The two small side terraces are covered by a slate roof, but are not enclosed.
An oak staircase surmounted by a skylight leads to the upper floors.
First floor : Landing with access to 5 large bright bedrooms. Four have 4 of them have parquet floors, the fifth has a linoleum floor and is used as a linen room - 2 bedrooms have a bathroom or a shower room with WC en suite. Separate W.C.
Second floor: In the attics are 6 bright bedrooms with pitch pine flooring. A shower room.
The cellar is a large space in which there are two smaller spaces, one for storage and the other as a boiler room.

Equipment and Amenities;
Slate roof. The north gable was renewed in 2017. (Hooks and slate)
Central heating by propane gas with a modern boiler, which could be converted to geothermal heating as the external networks are always in place and operational for the caretaker's house.
Water: mains water.
Septic tank. Not conforming to EU Normes.
Automatic Gate
Entry phone.
External lighting.

Second House:
110m2 living space. Built in stone, roofed with mechanical tiles, on one level with attic.
Ground Floor:
Entrance into a large room leading to the equipped kitchen, and then the living room with fireplace and two bedrooms, a bathroom, dining room and a laundry room.
An external staircase leads to the upper floor which could be converted (110m ²).

Flat tiled roof apparently in good condition. Heating. Geothermal. Water: Mains water. Septic tank not conforming
This house is let for 330 Euros per month.
Behind the hangar is a garden shed. The Hangar is open and is used as a garage.

Grounds; These are largely wooded with four springs, lakes in need of some work and an orchard. 1.9 hectares is building land.

The property is near Saint Martin D'Auxigny, 18 kms from Bourges, 20 kms from Vierzon. The A71 autoroute is 18 kms away and the nearest railway station is 18 kms away. Paris can be reached in two hours.