The Charroux team have moved. They would now be delighted to welcome you at one of our Beaux Villages Immobilier agencies across the region. With agencies in Ruffec, Montmorillon and Bellac, the team is well placed to provide a warm welcome to buyers and vendors.

If you are looking to buy a property in the area, the team are ready to help. They can also provide a market appraisal for your property if you are considering selling. Simply give them a call, email, or drop into the agency.

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16001 Charroux
Address


86250 Charroux
Vienne

Opening Hours

By appointment

Phone

+33 (0)5 56 71 36 59
+33 (0)8 05 69 23 23 Free from France
+44 (0)800 270 0101 Free from the UK

Email

info@beauxvillages.com

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2
370 m²
7,330 m²
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5
2
170 m²
5,014 m²
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Brux, Vienne
10
9
300 m²
12,690 m²
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€477,000
Payroux, Vienne
3
1
193 m²
1,481 m²
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Savigné, Vienne
3
2
148 m²
3,049 m²
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Champagné-Saint-Hilaire, Vienne
2
2
108 m²
1,371 m²
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Montmorillon, Vienne
5
2
152 m²
700 m²
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Charroux, Vienne
4
3
258 m²
9,719 m²
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410 m²
4,880 m²
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135 m²
744 m²
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3
247 m²
17,842 m²
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5
2
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12,065 m²
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1,267 m²
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195 m²
213 m²
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3
171 m²
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1,556 m²
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3
95 m²
1,020 m²
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1
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3,438 m²
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2
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3,359 m²
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6,490 m²
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1
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Charroux, Vienne
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1
83 m²
260 m²
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4
163 m²
19,042 m²
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2
110 m²
1,399 m²
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161 m²
200 m²
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4
1
224 m²
1,670 m²
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2
2
85 m²
581 m²
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4
3
200 m²
5,378 m²
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5
2
190 m²
3,643 m²
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3
1
77 m²
1,072 m²
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4
2
154 m²
1,610 m²
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3
1
136 m²
1,234 m²
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4
2
181 m²
4,503 m²
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1
108 m²
843 m²
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4
202 m²
1,464 m²
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10
6
233 m²
3,138 m²
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What is there to see and do in Charroux?

Charroux is a Petite Cité de Caractère, a label awarded to certain villages and which aims at preserving remarkable heritage. Located in the heart of the village, you can visit for free the remains of the abbey and its tower. Founded in 789, the abbey Saint-Sauveur has been through many transformations over the centuries, having been destroyed and rebuilt. 

Guided tours of the historic part of Charroux are also available.

What events take place in Charroux?

A weekly market is held each Thursday morning in Charroux and sells local and fresh produce. 

A flower market is held every year on Ascension Day which is in May. The date will change but Ascension Day is always a Thursday. 

Charroux also hosts a Christmas market every December and it is a great opportunity to get into the festive spirit!

What is there to see and do in Vienne?

One of the twelve departments that make up the Nouvelle Aquitaine region of France, the Vienne was once home to Eleanor of Aquitaine (wife of Henry II) and was a key site during the 100 Years War.

This pretty farming area offers a leisurely and peaceful way of life amidst fields of corn and sunflowers. The Vienne river meanders through and there are many attractions that make this a great area.

The Vallée des Singes (a monkey park) (17 km), the science theme park, Futuroscope, (70 km), golf courses, boating, fishing and numerous pretty towns and villages to visit will guarantee something for everyone and every interest. The Abbey of Saint-Savin (64 km) is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and well worth a visit, as is the very pretty village of Angles-sur-l’Anglin (82 km). Another village that should be on your list of places to visit is Verteuil-sur-Charente (28 km), which is also a Petite Cité de Caractère

What amenities are near Charroux?

Charroux benefits from an excellent location between three cities and transport hubs which are those of Angoulême, Poitiers and Limoges.

  • Ruffec train station (25 km)
  • Angoulême train station (72 km)
  • Poitiers airport (57 km)
  • Limoges airport (79 km 
  • Nearest towns: Ruffec
  • Nearest cities: Angoulême, Poitiers, Limoges

 

Our experienced property consultant, James Rolt, offers his personal tips to help you discover a bit more about the types of property available in the area. 

What are the typical features of properties in Charroux? 

The properties in and around Charroux are mainly built from light golden stone. There are a lot of longères - which are lowish stone buildings, often with outbuildings because they were originally farms properties in this area generally come with a decent amount of land, and a swimming pool maybe. There is the odd maison de maître around here but it is not as common.

What is the average cost of properties in Charroux? 

The average cost of a renovation project in this area is about 45 000€. 

For a ready to move into stone property, the average cost is around 270 000€; for something with gites and extras, it will be around 300 000€ plus. 

Give us a best-kept secret about Charroux

A tour around the grounds of the beautiful Abbey is a treat. 

What are the local market trends in Charroux? Are there many properties on the market? Is the local area increasingly popular? 

The area has definitely grown in popularity over the last 3 years because you get more for your money generally. You are likely to find more of the package that you want in this area in comparison to others. 

The area is also increasingly popular with the French, much more so than before, with people moving here from different regions.

 

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