Handsome 18th Cent Manor In 5 Acres With Swimming Pool, Nr Agen, Lot Et Garonne.
A most handsome late 18th century manoir set in over 5 acres with views, guest cottage and swimming pool, near the bustling market town of Agen, Lot et Garonne. Quietly located in the countryside, yet just a 10 minute drive into town, and to neighbouring villages, this fine country home offers the best of both worlds.
Toulouse international airport 75 mins.
*Reception rooms: 4
*Shower rooms 2
*Wine Cellar: YES
*Swimming Pool: YES
*Central Heating: YES
The property is approached up a long country lane, and as you enter the drive you
will find the classic Napoleon III faAade typically French and beautiful. Ample parking to the side of the house alongside the guest cottage. Steps lead up to the double door entrace into the hallway ( 4.2m x 6.1m) with old red and white terracotta tiles and high ceiling. Double doors to the left lead into the salon (5.5m x 6.3m) with wooden floors, open fireplace with decorative over mantle, high decorated plaster ceiling and 3 windows out to the gardens, making it a bright and airy room. The dining room ( 5.9m x 6.5m) is to the right of the hall and has wooden floor, decorated open fireplace, old fitted crockery cupboards and two windows to the front gardens. The country kitchen ( 5.1m x 4.2m) is behind the dining room and is fully fitted and equipped. Rear hallway with cloakroom. Snug living room ( 5.0m x 3.8m) with terracotta tiled floor, open fireplace and French doors out to shady rear terrace. Study or library ( 4.6m x 4.4m) with terracotta tiled floor, marble open fireplace and a range of fitted bookshelves. Easy stairs up to a spacious landing. The master Bedroom ( 5.9m x 6.6m) is very spacious, with fitted carpet, built-in wardrobes and two windows out to the garden and views. Very large bathroom alongside ( 4.9m x 4.2m) with fitted carpet and built- in cupboards.Bedroom 2 ( 5.0m x 4.2m ) with French windows looking out to the views, and fitted carpet. Bathroom. Bedroom 3 ( 4.7m x 3.7m) with fitted carpet and looking out to the woods at the rear. Bedroom 4 (5.0m x 4.3m) with built-in cupboard and views out over the gardens. A door leads to a guest suite of double bedroom 5 (3.7m x 3.8m) with en-suite bathroom and childrenaE˝s bedroom 6 or dressing room. Cool wine cellar under the house.
To the side of the property is a centrally heated stone built Guest Cottage offering a living room, laundry, and upstairs 3 double bedrooms, bathroom and shower room. Direct access from this floor to the swimming pool. The heated salt water swimming pool ( 11m x 5m) is set in generous sunny terraces with a stone pool house with excellent dining area. This area is private and has lovely country views. The property faces South down a pretty valley and has charming views. It is surrounded by 2.15ha , over 5 acres, mature gardens and protected by oak woodland behind. 2 springs in the woods, one of which feeds a fishpond by the side of the house.
This is a stunning property in an excellent location and well worth coming to view.
In a glorious rural location to the East of the bustling town of Agen, Lot et Garonne. TGV, A62 motorway at Agen, plus 3 flights /day to Paris from the Agen aerodrome. Toulouse airport 1hr.
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About our Partner Agency
Violette and Carl are owners of our partner agency that covers the Lot-et-Garonne, Tarn-et-Garonne, and parts of the Lot and Gers. This is the grand Sud Ouest of France - rural, beautiful, peaceful and with a climate most people dream of. Long hot and dry summers, short and bright winters. The typical stone houses they have for sale are in peaceful locations with views. Their aim is to personally guide you to exactly the right property. And, having done this for 30 years you can be assured of their professional service.