Reduced Price: This beautiful and spacious three story Girondine farmhouse was built in the early 19th century. It is set in large grounds of approximately 5510m2 and is near Duras in Lot et Garonne, South West France.
The main house has been sympathetically and fully renovated and there remains potential for further development into the large attached stone barn. An additional detached tobacco barn (or sechoir) could also be developed into a separate dwelling standing in its own grounds, subject to the usual permissions being granted. It would also be suitable for equestrian purposes.
The elegant property is accessed via double gates which open onto a spacious gravelled driveway, giving ample parking facilities. The front of the property faces east whilst the fabulous living area and main gardens face south with uninterrupted country views. The property also benefits from a boat shaped above ground wooden swimming pool measuring 3.9 x 7.6 m and with a uniform depth of 1.33m. There is also a new, fully insulated roof, the house is double glazed throughout and all bedrooms have fitted, opening, window mosquito nets. The house is available for sale fully furnished subject to negotiation.
About The Area
The Duras region has its own wine appellation, which is one of the oldest in France. It has picturesque, undulating, rural countryside comprising mainly farmland and vineyards and pleasant, friendly communities. The town is within easy reach of Bergerac and Bordeaux international airports. Other nearby large towns include St Foy la Grande and Marmande both with good rail links to Paris and the south via Bordeaux which has a recently upgraded high speed rail link to the capital.
There are many local weekly markets in the surrounding towns and villages, which include Eymet, Duras, Miramont, Monsegur and St Foy. There are also night markets which are held locally during the summer months. There is an abundance of local restaurants along with golf courses and other sporting activities, especially canoeing, cycling, tennis and horse riding.
About The Agent
French Properties Direct markets property which is for sale by the owner privately. There is no estate agency fee to pay us if you buy this house following an introduction by us.
Price € 265,000
Price / sq metre: €/m² 1,152.17
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Agency: French Properties Direct Ltd