Attractive 4 Bed Country House With Garden, Pool And Grazing
A stunning property originally constructed for the mill manager and his family, with fine proportions, handsome finishing and grand touches such as the entrance hallway, the marble fireplaces and the beautiful wooden and encaustic tiled flooring. Offering generous reception rooms on the ground floor and three large and one smaller double bedroom on the first floor with two bathrooms and one shower room. The grounds are fenced the garden around the house containing some magnificent tree specimens of cedar, magnolia, cherry, fig, poplar, hibiscus and chestnut. There is a fenced vegetable garden with water point, a 5x10 meter pool with hard pool cover and a one hectare pasture currently grazed by sheep. There is no written agreement with the farmer so this land could be used for sheep, horses etc should the new owners need the land. The ground floor comprises, - spacious entry hall with glazed entrance doors east with vaulted ceiling to 1st floor and checkerboard original floor tiles, there is a house cloakroom with original feature door and arched original doors south to the drawing room. - drawing room with original arched windows east and south, and a superb marble functioning fireplace. The original floorboards are still in place with a superb original patina, glazed doors to.. -dinning room with a red marble fireplace, original floorboards and original arched window south. To the west is a doorway to.. -bureau (originally the kitchen hence the original encaustic floor tiles) with a door south and window west, leading to.. -kitchen, fully fitted with a handmade oak kitchen and Miele appliances and polished granite worktops. The kitchen has a door to the parking bay north, and a door to the dining room and hallway. It is light with windows west and north. 1st floor. The three principal bedrooms are all to the south with a smaller double to the north west. The master bedroom has part glazed doors to the balcony south overlooking the garden and a window east. The other bedrooms have windows south and west. All have beautiful original wooden floorboards, doors and windows. The master bedroom has an original sculpted marble fireplace. The bathrooms are back to back and are named the summer and winter bathrooms. Summer opens out east upon the garden with French windows, you would feel as if you were almost bathing in the treetops. Winter has a warm feel with walls in a rich red and a wonderful scroll top bath. The shower room has a washbasin and w.c. To the exterior is a tool store, the utility/boiler room and the garage block with large garage (30m?) and store as well as a covered area for firewood. A rural track divides the garden and house from the grazing land, there are many shade tress on this land, ideal to prevent livestock from getting too hot in summer. A truly stunning and rare proposition, well situated, quiet yet easy to get to shops and businesses with several good restaurants in a 2 mile radius. The major market town of Boulogne sur Gesse is a 5 minute drive away and Aurignac around 15 minutes. Between these two there are shops and businesses for all daily needs and St Gaudens is approximately 20 minutes south.
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