This handsome maison de maitre sits in 3.25ha (approx 8 acres) of grounds, including a large wooded area. The property enjoys an elevated position with superb views over the valley and the Pyrenees beyond.
A traditional Maison de Maitre with elegant proportions the property boasts 4 large entertaing rooms and 4/5 bedrooms. The overall living space is approximately 280 m2
The house has been modernised by the current owners but there is still scope for further improvements.
An aerothermic central heating system provides underloor heating throughout the ground floor and radiator heating to the first floor. This is a recently installed modern system. Double glazing throughout, compliments this energy efficient home.
The large central entrance hall gives onto an entertaing room on either side each with original double doors. Each room is approximately 30 m2 To the rear of the salon is a study. The farmhouse style kitchen breakfast room has an magnificent fire place with range style cooker. The kitchen is to the rear of the hall and a well fited shower room is opposite.
A beautiful turned staircase leads to a first floor landing, which distributes to 4 large bedrooms, a dressing room/ 5th bedroom and a newly fitted bathroom.
Further stairs lead to the attic space, which could be converted to provide further accommodtion if required.
The property also has a full height cellar, with a surface area of 140 m2
The property sits in extensive grounds about two thirds of which is woodland. There is a second building on the plot, which is believed to have been the original farmhouse. This is in a very poor state but offers approximately 200 m2 of space.
There is also an original pigonerie, which could be restored to its former glory.
The property can be accessed via a long driveway or via a side entrance from the quiet country lane.
The views are superb accros the valley and to the Pyrenees beyond.
On the edge of a very attractive village with post office and school 10 minutes from a market town and access to the autoroute to Bordeaux and San Sebastian.
1.5 hrs to Bordeaux international airport and an hour to the surf beaches of the Atlantic coast.
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