Gorgious character house with its independent lodging and pool.

Near Pau, Pyrénées-Atlantiques

€ 339 000



Superb character house with stone walls, an independant lodging, a studio and a swimming-pool in the Ossau valley, half way between ski resorts and Pau, the capital city of Béarn.


Bedrooms 5  
Bathrooms 4  
Land Area 928 m²  
Surface 150 m²  
Heating Mains Gas  
Drainage TAE  


The ground floor of the house shelters an independant studio appartment (28 m2) equipped with central heating, a fireplace, beamed ceiling, a kitchenette, 3 cupboards, a bathroom with a toilet, a shower and a sink.

The entrance opens onto the first floor and more precisely onto the lounge (44 m2) which is superb and somehow unique with its bay window opening onto a loggia where you can sit and relax admiring the view on the valley as if you were a bird nested on a tree. The beauty of this lounge is also in the quality of the materials that compose it: heavy stone walls that keep you warm in the winter end fresh in the summer, a stone fireplace, beamed ceiling, terra cotta floor tiles enclosed by oak beams, stable mangers on a briquette wall that open onto the kitchen.

The kitchen (12.7 m2) is fully equipped and its furniture is made of oak, the floor is identical to the lounge.

A corridor with a wardrobe and a cupboard distributes the staircase that goes down to the studio appartment , a toilet and a bedroom.

This bedroom (11.7 m2) has a wardrobe with old cherrywood doors, oiled chestnut parquet, beamed ceiling and oak baseboards. This bedroom has its private bathroom (7 m2) finely decorated in the Antic Greek style with 2 beautiful antic colums that overhang a shell-shaped bath-tub with balnéo and a shell-shaped washbasin, equipped with fine and high quality sanitary fittings.

You get to the second floor using a beautiful staircase in elm and you arrive on a mezzanine (19 m2) which offers the same stone walls, oiled chestnut parquet, a beautiful balustrade of twisted elm , wood shelves and cupboards with old oak doors. this mezzanine is used as a study.

At the other end , a small corridor disributes a second bedroom (24 m2), with a big wardrobe, floating parquet and beamed ceiling and 2 windows.

Next door, a bathroom(3.18 m2) with a bath and a washbasin.

On the ground floor, a surface of 80 m2 is divided into a garage for one car, a laundry, a workshop, a boiler room, a wine cellar in beaten earth floor and a wood shed.


Behind the main house and the swimming-pool, stads a recent outbuilding turned into a second lodging.
The groung floor (41 m2) is all tiled and benefits from a bay window. At present used as a garage, it's got a motor gate but has water supply, so can be easily turned as a living-room and kitchen.
On the first floor, a first bedroom (12 m2) with a big wardrobe (3 metres long), an occulus, painted beams and a pine wood floor .
The second bedroom (9 m2) has got the same floor, a little cupboard, and a mezzanine.
Both have got electrical heating.
Next door, you fnd a bathroom with varnished floor an Italian shower, a sink, a towel radiator, a toilet and an occulus.

Pool house: 4 m2.


25 kms from the ski resorts, near Spain; 45 kms from the airports of Pau and Lourdes, 28 kms from the capital city of Béarn, Pau, 130 kms from the beach.
Located in the Ossau valley, at the feet of the Pyrenees, between Pau and the ski resorts.
The village has got all amenities.



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