La Tannerie consists of the Maison de Maître and five gites, all contained within an acre of tree-lined gardens, hidden away down a private drive in the centre of the small market town of Chalais. There is accommodation for up to 30 persons.
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It is the unique location of La Tannerie that makes it such an attractive business proposition. The concept of a gite complex in the centre of a small town was not something the current owners had ever considered until they first saw La Tannerie.
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The current owners have developed La Tannerie into a successful, year-round business. We have a high percentage of repeat bookings from holidaymakers, and have been the starting point for many house hunters who have purchased in this region.
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Where are we?
Chalais is situated in the south of the Charente department, close to its borders with the Dordogne and within Aquitaine.
No Agents Fees
425 000 €
Who are we?
We are originally from Colchester but live here at La Tannerie all year round. We took the decision to 'give it a go' and gave up our jobs as a languages teacher and in the NHS in 2004.
More than twelve years later we are still enjoying the combination of the French lifestyle and a job that brings us into contact with a huge variety of clients, but are ready now to down-size and ease ourselves into retirement!