- 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
- Idyllic countryside location, yet not far from amenities
- Panoramic far-reaching views
- Habitable space – 130m2 – single story
- Plot size -6961m2 (1.7 acres) – fully-enclosed
- Double-glazing throughout
- High quality restoration - many original features preserved
- Very large, well-maintained barn – enormous conversion potential
- 1 minute from hamlet with post office and depot-pain
- 10 minutes from Miramont-de-Guyenne with all commerce
- 35 minutes from Bergerac airport
- 1hr30 from Bordeaux airport
Set on a hilltop with superb, far-reaching countryside views from every angle, this charming farmhouse and barn have been lovingly restored by the current owners, successfully maintaining all the original character. All the work has been undertaken within the past 5 years. The accommodation is all on one level and includes an impressive Lounge-Diner at its heart, with an abundance of original beams. There is scope to further enhance the property by adding a pool and also by developing the adjoining barn into living accommodation either to increase the footprint of the main house or create an income-generating gite.
This location offers the perfect retreat from the stresses and strains of daily life. The best of both Worlds – the peace and tranquility of an idyllic rural haven, but only a minute from a small village with a post office with a daily delivery of fresh bread and only 10 minutes from both a medieval large village with commerce and thriving expat community and a larger town with supermarkets, restaurants, banks, doctors & dentists. It would be perfect as a holiday home or a permanent home and benefits from central heating and double-glazing throughout.
In summary, if you are looking for a quintessential French property in an idyllic rural location then don’t delay in booking a viewing.
In through covered porch way and original ornate door into:
Office/secondary Living room – 3.8x6m (23m2)
Tiled floor, exposed stonework & briquette detailing on walls. Exposed beams on walls and ceiling. Radiator. Triple window to side of property. Door to hallway leading to loft. Used as an office/second sitting room by current owners. Could potentially be used as a third bedroom if required.
Opening through to:
Living/Dining room – 6.6x6.6m (44m3)
Large, impressive room with a beautiful original fireplace as its focal point. Tiled floor, exposed stonework and beams on the walls. Original beams on ceiling. Very large room with space for a dining area and a sitting area.
Kitchen- 4.7x3.7m (17m2)
Open onto the Living/Dining room with just some original beams as a division. Tiled work surface running the length of one side with storage cupboards underneath. Sink with storage cupboard under. Room for free-standing oven. Room for Fridge-freezer.
Door to garden.
Store Room – 2x2m (4m2)
Tiled floor. Very useful storage cupboard. Lends itself well to being a cloakroom/boot room due to proximity to the door.
Laundry cupboard – 2x1.6m (3m2)
Tiled floor. Plumbing for washing machine. Room for dryer.
Through archway at end of Living room into:
Hall – 3.5x1.8m (6m2)
Original wooden flooring. Doors to bedroom, W.C, archway to second bedroom and bathroom.
Through door into:
Bedroom 1 (Master) – 5.2x3.2m (17m2)
Original wooden flooring, some exposed beams on walls, some plastered walls. Beams on ceiling. Dual aspect room with windows onto front and side of property.
Wooden & tiled floor. Exposed stonework & plastered walls.
Through archway into:
Small hall – 1x2m (2m2)
Wooden floors, leading to second bedroom & bathroom
Bedroom 2 – 2.6x3.3m (9m2)
Original wooden flooring. Exposed stonework on one wall. Beams on other walls. Window to side of property. Briquette detailing under window.
Bathroom - 2.7x2.4 (6.5m2)
Original wooden flooring. Floor-to-ceiling tiling on shower wall and adjoining wall. Hand basin with tiled counter top extending the width of the room. Storage underneath. Shower cubicle. Heated towel rail.
The generous 1.7 acre plot is laid to lawn with several mature trees offering invaluable natural shade. The property is accessed via double gates from the country lane and a gravel driveway sweeps up to the house and barn, which sits towards the rear of the plot. The land either side of the driveway is sloping, but there is a flat area immediately to the rear of the property. This would be the ideal spot for a pool.
There is beautiful rolling countryside surrounding the property with spectacular, far-reaching views to more countryside.
The entire plot is fully fenced and therefore ideal for dogs or children to run free.
Attached Barn – 300m2 (approx.)
A very large barn that has been renovated and is in an excellent state of repair. It is currently used as a garage, workshop and large storage area. However, there is considerable potential for it to be converted into further accommodation, either to extend the footprint of the farmhouse or to create independent, income-generating gites, subject to local planning consent.
Wine-cellar - This is accessed via the barn and located under the property.
Terrace & BBQ area
Situated to the front of the property. An ideal place to dine al fresco.
Heating – Oil-fired central heating & open fire in Living room
Drainage – Septic Tank
Taxe Fonciere – 671€ per annum
Internet via satellite
Post office with daily fresh bread delivery in nearest village – 1 minute away
10 minutes to large supermarkets