This delightful home nestles in a peaceful hamlet in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Renovated by the current owners to a high standard and benefitting from 4/5 bedrooms plus spacious attic games room and study area. Packed with charm and character including wooden flooring, exposed beams original oak stairs. Pleasant attached gardens with terrace area, open barn, plus separate small paddock ideal for sheep or goats. The home is ideal for holidays or full time living.
The local village is surrounded by glorious countryside and hills, there are plenty of nearby villages to explore many with restaurants where you can sample the renowned local cuisine. For day to day services shops and supermarket Sailes-du-Salat is a 10 min drive. For the more adventurous you can be one of several ski resorts in just under the hour, go cycling and follow the route of the Tour de France, take up hillwalking or simply find a peaceful spot for a picnic. The Spanish border is less than 1 hours’ drive.
For those who need easy access to and from the UK, Toulouse and the International airport are approx. 1hour. The airport offers daily flights year-round to several UK destinations making the home convenient for visiting guests and family.
The property is available to buy partly or fully furnished, equipped and ready to use.
Entrance Porch: Approx. 2m X 3m with tile floor, impressive entrance door, coat hanging space and glazed doors opening on to the lounge diner.
Lounge / Diner: A light open plan room with tile flooring, exposed beams, Log burning stove (not used by the current vendors who advise the chimney requires lining) ample space for large dining table and chairs, door to gardens and terrace, views of the gardens and distant hills. Elm wood stairs with hand crafted iron balustrade. Room measures approx. 4m X 7m
Kitchen / Breakfast Room: Approx. 4m X 4m Rustic style kitchen with ample worksurface, sink, cooker and fridge / freezer point. Under counter storage with oak fronted doors, tile flooring, breakfast bar. Front aspect.
Ground Floor Bathroom: Approx. 2.3m X 3.7m with bath, basin and point for washing machine.
WC – separate WC off inner hall
1st Floor: Landing with polished and original real wood flooring
Double Bedroom 1: With views to the front, real wood flooring, exposed timbers and measuring approx. 4m X 3.8m
Double Bedroom 2: Approx. 3.5m X 4m
Double Bedroom 3: Approx. 4m X 3.9m
Walk-in Store – Approx. 1.4m X 3.8m
Shower Room: Measuring approx. 2.3m X 3.8m with shower cubicle, WC, bidet and wash hand basin.
Stairs to 2nd Floor – Converted and recently finished loft conversion with a further double bedroom, office/bedroom 5 and attic games area plus storage.
Large landing area that could serve as a study area with exposed wood walling and ceiling
Double Bedroom: Spacious double with exposed wood walling and ceiling.
Attic Room / Games / Cinema Room: Spacious attic room – ideal for games, storage, cinema, hobby or storage.
Walk-in Storage Room
Gardens / Outside:
Set on a peaceful lane with only the odd neighbour and tractor passing by.
Attached to the side of the home is an open barn with parking for 1 car. At the end is the oil storage tank for the central heating and boiler. Aside the barn is further parking for another 2/3 cars.
The home comes with more than a quarter acre of land (1135m2) including attached gardens, a small grassy plot opposite and small paddock a few steps away.
To the rear is a nice garden mostly enclosed by wall and fencing. To the back of the home is a raised terrace – perfect for outside dining and entertaining or simply relaxing with a cool glass of wine while you enjoy your new surrounds. Set across the lane directly opposite the house is a small grassy patch that has some fruit trees also. Down the lane is a paddock of approx. 500m2 that could be used as a veg garden or to keep livestock such as chickens, goats or sheep.
The home comes with oil fired central heating and part double glazed.
Annual taxes are estimated to be approx. 800 euros per annum.