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House in FONTENAY LE COMTE , Vendee , Pays de la Loire

€689,000 (HAI)** £609,834**
Ref: 89757JDY85
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Magnificent boutique Hotel built in 1870 and completely renovated with gardens and gite.

Judith Dye , your local Leggett agent, says :

Price €689 000 (HAI)**
**agency fees included : 6 % TTC to be paid by the buyer
(€650 000 without fees)
Ref 89757JDY85
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Dept Vendee
Surface 460 M2* Plot Size 400 M2
Bathroom 5 Bedrooms 8
  • 0-2KM to amenities
  • 50km or less to airport
  • Town property
  • House
  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Family Home
  • Maison de Maitre
  • Barns / outbuildings
  • Business potential
  • Character property
  • Double glazing
  • Garage
  • Guest house / gite
  • High speed internet
  • Mains Drains
  • Private parking
  • Woodburner(s)
  • Excellent condition
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Set in the heart of Fontenay-Le-Comte the ancient capital of Vendee and one of the most important towns architechturally in western France. 50km to La Rochelle, 30km to Niort, in a cobbled side street only minutes on foot to cafés and shops in the secteur sauvegardé. Many more photos available, please ask. Read more ...

This magnificent house is attributed to Amiot, a student of the celebrated architect Claude Nicolas Ledoux. Built in the 1780's for the richest man in the Vendee this boutique hotel has a unique style with some outstanding characteristics. Bursting with original features and character this building has been restored to its former glory.

There is 460m2 of habitable space over 3 floors with large cellars underneath. The accommodation is laid out as follows;

Ground Floor;
Entrance hall with flag stone floor (38m2) hotel reception area and magnificent stone staircase
Formal dining room with marble fireplace (34m2) and original parquet flooring at the front of the house
Reception/conference room (55m2) with marble fireplace and parquet floor, wc, Tisanerie;room with tea making facilities and sink. This is at the rear of the house and has 3 large windows looking onto the rear garden.
Private lounge with marble fireplace and parquet floor (31m2) at rear.
Service staircase
Fitted and equipped kitchen (17m2) with doors onto a stone raised terrace.

Mezzanine half level; loft space (50m2) which could be coverted

First Floor;
4 bedrooms, (16m2, 22m2, 25m2, 27m2) one with a shower room the other 3 all with shower rooms and wc.

Second Floor;
3 bedrooms (16.5m2, 18m2, 28m2) the largest with a dressing room that could be en-suite
shower room

On the lower floor is a laundry room with the central heating boiler (41m2) and a work shop (19m2).
3 vaulted cellars (43m2, 25m2, 30m2)

There is a flagstone courtyard, (45m2)with steps to a raised stone terrasse and an area of garden at the rear of the house.

Directly opposite the house is another garden, elevated from the lane and enclosed, with an Orangerie, a beautifully finished 1 bed gite (40m2) and a 2 vehicule garage.

Oil fired central heating, on main drains. Gite has under floor heating.


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