SOLD Historic 13th Century property in a stunning location with fabulous views

€ 749,000

This is an amazing historic property with 13th Century origins. The house has been renovated to an extremely high standard by the present owners over the last 10 years and its sale now offers potential purchasers the chance to buy a stunning property second to none. This stone built property has huge amounts of character, yet the accommodation benefits from bright spacious rooms, underfloor heating in the wonderful kitchen, stunning views, oil fired central heating and modern bathrooms.  

The location is remarkable with south facing views stretching over the Gascon countryside towards the distant Pyrenees, easily seen on a clear day. The house, set well back from a public road, is approached via a long shared private driveway which ends in a sweep beside the house. Stone gate pillars and cast iron gates lead  to the solid front door,with a date stone reading 1675 above, which opens to:

Hall with lovely balustraded stone staircase.

Bedroom 5  Originally a wine chai with exposed beams and ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM.

Dining Room With large rebuilt fireplace, ancient stone sink and door to terrace.

Sitting Room Open stone fireplace. Decorative tiled floor.

Pantry/Laundry  Units and separate W.C.

Kitchen Stunning room with fitted units, underfloor heating and 6 hob gas cooker/oven. Exposed beams and french doors to terrace.

The lovely stone staircase leads to landing with doors off to:

Bedroom 1  Stone fireplace with ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with sink and WC.

Bedroom 2 Ancient stone mullioned windows and ENSUITE BATHROOM.

Bedroom 3 With ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM.

From the dining room a spiral staircase leads to:

Bedroom 4  Lovely views and exposed beams. ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM. 

OUTBUILDINGS

To the side of the house is a stone STORAGE SHED with oil fired boiler.

There is an ancient CHAPEL built of stone under a pantile roof. It is currently used for storage but is believed to date from the 13th Century.

There is a pool house beside the pool. The SWIMMING POOL measures 12m x 6m and is heated and occupies a lovely quiet setting away from the house surrounded by fruit trees and oaks.

 GARDENS AND GROUNDS 

The gardens and grounds extend to some 4.75 hectates. To the rear of the house is ample parking with an expansive lawn surrounded by a hedge.

The house is surrounded by neat gravel with a stunning oudoor dining TERRACE with iron pergola to the front. There are neat and tidy lawn and a lavander lined pathway leads down to the swimming pool. Within the gardens are a number of trees and shrubs.

To the front of the house is a large expanse of lawn lined with alnus which frames the southern views to the Pyrenees. There is additional pasture land surrounded by mature native oaks. In addition there are some Colombard vines currently mantained by a local farmer but can be brought back in hand.

 

 

 

 

 

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