Delightful high quality restored home set within walking distance to the pretty village Anost in the heart of the Morvan National Park. Anost an active village has all amenities including Doctor, dentist, chemist, post office, bakery, 2 convenience stores, restaurants & church. Down the lane is a beautiful picnic spot and charming swimming lake. The cathedral town of Autun with its Roman origins is about 20 mins drive and where you will find all services including a thriving weekly market, supermarkets and SNCF train station. The beautiful and famous wine town of Beaune is 1hr as is the nearest TGV station.
For those who need easy access to and from the UK, Paris, Lyon or & Geneva all offer low cost flights year-round, while the tunnel is around 5.5 hours’ drive, making the home convenient for visiting friends and family.
The house was built by a mason in 1934 for himself and his family to live in. The accommodation is on two levels and comes with oil fired central heating, mains drains and is double glazed. The current owners have lovingly restored the home with no expense spared. There is scope to extend the accommodation into the attics where it may be possible to create a third bedroom suite. The kitchen will be especially pleasing as will the charming gardens – all afforded a good degree of privacy.
Entrance: Impressive entrance with marble tiled flooring, door down to cellar and wine store, Beautiful original oak stairs to 1st floor, coat hanging.
Living Room: Approx. 4.2m x 5.6m with marble tile flooring light triple aspect, UK sat TV possible.
Dining Room: Measures approx. 3.15m X 5.6m with front aspect, parquet flooring, high ceilings with beautiful decorative mouldings. Feature fireplace. Used by the current vendors as an occasional third bedroom.
WC – with basin and built-in storage. High quality fittings using the finest materials.
Kitchen: Approx. 3.2m X 4.6m Superb high-quality kitchen installed by the current owners from Italian kitchen makers Snaidero. Comprising of lower level ultra-wide soft close pan drawers with internal LED lighting, stainless steel work surface, 2 bowl sink unit, integral dishwasher, 5 burner gas Neff hob, extra wide extractor with down lights, recessed microwave storage, Neff oven, marble flooring.
Cellar: Steps from the entrance lead down to the cellar which is full width and length of the home so substantial, in excellent order, with plenty of storage, utility area and boiler area housing the oil-fired boiler (installed by the current vendors. Door to the front gardens.
1st Floor: Landing area with stairs continuing to the second-floor attics.
Master Bedroom: Approx. 4.24m X 5.6m with dual aspect and views, built-in wardrobe storage, high ceilings and Jack & Jill en-suite shower room shared with the 2nd double. Parquet flooring.
Jack & Jill En-suite Bathroom: Impressive modern suite comprising of an over-sized shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. High quality fittings.
Double Bedroom 2: Measuring approx. 3.1m X 5.6m with front aspect, views, feature fireplace, and door to the shared en-suite Jack & Jill shower. Parquet flooring.
Attics – stairs from the first-floor landing to the attics – these may offer conversion possibilities to create a third bedroom. Plumbing for water and waste are in place.
Gardens / Outside: The property is set on a peaceful lane on the edge of the village with little or no passing traffic, so peaceful with the advantage of being walking distance to Anost village. To the front the property is walled with a gated entrance. A recently laid block drive provides parking for 2 cars. To the front are flower beds and borders plus an area of lawn with terrace – perfect for breakfast. To the rear the owners have created stepped flower beds, flower borders and terraces for dining and entertaining. The whole is afforded a good degree of privacy and there is ample room for a pool (STP) Good sized veg garden with raised veggie troughs, soft fruit patch and 20 tree orchard that provides apples, pears and cherry. To the rear is a good-sized workshop / potting shed and wood store. In total the plot and gardens extend to approx. 1500m2.
The home benefits from being double glazed and comes with oil fired central heating and is attached to mains drainage – so no fosse issues.