Country farmhouse for sale on 2.8 ha with pool and great views out to the Pyrenees, Aude

Languedoc-Roussillon, Aude

€389,000 ID: 136691

Beautiful country farmhouse, plenty of character, stunning grounds with great views out to the Pyrenees.
4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, large lounge with ancient beamed ceiling, modern kitchen, large pool, spectacular grounds lovingly tended, private woodland.

This French farmhouse is full of character with parts dating back 400 years, yet offers all modern comfort. 3 out of the 4 bedrooms are en-suite, leaving a large master bathroom to serve the 4th bedroom.
Today the house is run as a successful gite.
It could simply be the perfect family home or it could continue to offer its owners a decent holiday rental income.

The grounds have been landscaped and looked after superbly and the wash of colour from the abundance of flower beds are a treat to behold. The grounds are extensive with stunning views out to the Pyrenees and it also boasts its own private woodland.
It sits in peaceful countryside, yet is well located, just 30 minutes from Carcassonne, 1 hour from Toulouse, 15 from Mirepoix, 5 minutes from Fanjeaux.
This beautiful country property offers it's owners the chance of peaceful country life, yet without being remote, as it is well connected to major cities - Carcassonne 30 minutes drive, Toulouse 1 hour drive to the centre and under 15 minute drive to the historic & bustling market town of Mirepoix ( a sought after location).

The top floor has its own entrance to the front gardens, it offers a loung with character fireplace, and leading on from here you will find the 4 pristinely presented, double bedrooms, 3 of which boast en-suites which are a real advantage for gite clients and personal guest alike. The bedrooms are all stylish and spacious offering plenty of natural light. There is also a large master bathroom on this floor complete with bath.

The large open plan ground floor is bursting with character and has an old beamed ceiling. It has a charming old open fireplace at one end of the room. At present this part of the room is set up as the TV lounge around the open fire. The enormity of the space then offers a seated dining area in the middle which then gives way to another character laden lounge area complete with recessed bookshelves. This entire open plan room is lined along one side with many windows and patio doors leading out onto the beautiful gardens and pool area just below.
There is a light shaker style cream kitchen separate and next door to the lounge area. It is a good sized kitchen complete with table area, offers all mod cons and boasts another beautiful beam to the ceiling. The kitchen leads out through french doors onto a wonderful terraced dining area with spectacular views off to the distant Pyrenees and of course the immediate floral gardens.

The surrounding gardens to this home are exceptionally beautiful, the well manicured gardens present a host of bright and abundant flower beds with views from parts of the garden to the spellbinding Pyrenees. It paints a truly beautiful picture of French countryside at its best.

There is a large amount of land with this property 2.84 hectares. Approximately 1/3 hectare is made up of manicured gardens with a large private woodland of 2.5 hectares.
A recently refurbished large pool with stylish new terrace surrounded by sprays of colourful flowers is indeed the centre piece of the gardens and the heart of summertime life for those who reside here.

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  • Details

    Property type
    Farmhouse/farm
    Status
    Good
    Special class
    Guesthouse-bed & breakfast-gites
    Extra info
    Grounds 1-5 HA
    Plot size
    28,426 m²
    Total living area
    195 m²
    Scenery
    Mountains
  • Room information

    Bedrooms
    4
    All bathrooms
    4
  • Special features

    • Guesthouse
    • Broadband internet
    • Swimming pool