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(86) Vienne

18th C. Charentaise Priory for sale, pretty town


Reception Rooms: 5
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 4
Land: 00 ha

Reference: C5-3586
£ 348,114
$ 449,111

This Priory has a habitable surface area of about 470m2 and includes:
Ground floor
The main old cement tiled entrance leads to a lovely staircase. On either side is the salon and then the dining room with parquet for both, marble fireplaces, mouldings and wood panelling. A second salon with parquet floor has opposite it a bedroom with its bathroom in one corner, a study, a landing with WC.
Two rooms in need of conversion might suit an artist's studio or extra bedroom space.
First floor
A wide landing, 6 bedrooms of which two have access to a bathroom with WC, one to a bathroom, and another to a shower room with WC.
Garden floor
Courtyard side: former offices with an entrance, two rooms, a salon, a kitchen. This could perfectly well be converted into separate accommodation or for a caretaker.
The house will require modernisation and will need to conform to standards, and with good room distribution and spacious but manageable volumes providing generous accommodation. Oil fired central heating is by Ideal boiler - to update, 3 cylinders of 2200 litres.
The priory has a mains water supply and a well of 40 metres in the courtyard. Sanitation is mains connected. Rewiring is required.
Overall it requires some work to return it to its former glory, along with bathroom and decoration improvements.
An orangery at the end of the garden, and as annexes to the priory a garage, a store room and the old pantry.