5 bedroom farm house for sale
France - Limousin, Haute-Vienne, Bellac
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- 5 bed farmhouse
- Recently renovated
- Walking distance to shops etc
- Large barn and outbuilding
- Pretty garden
- Peaceful location
- Train station very nearby
- New septic tank
The property is situated in a tiny rural hamlet with 4 other properties at the end of a quiet no through road, surrounded by farmland. The property has undergone extensive renovation by the current owners. All the windows and doors have been replaced (double-glazed), there's a new roof and insulation and a fully compliant new septic tank (installed in 2005).
There is a generous 200m2 of habitable space, across 3 floors. The layout is as follows:
Ground floor: (approx 90m2)
Kitchen/dining area - tiled floor, chimney, exposed beams & stone wall; living room - wood flooring, fireplace, exposed beams; shower room with walk-in shower; access to a sunny paved terrace/patio; attached to the house is a small outbuilding used as a laundry room & pantry.
Wood flooring; large master bedroom (40m2) with exposed beams, tadelakt & stonewalls; 3 bedrooms all approx 10m2; WC & washbasin; top-winder staircase to converted loft.
Second floor (converted loft):
Bedroom 5 (27sqm) - exposed beams, 2 Velux, small door each side with extensive storage under the eaves.
Beautiful stone barn (65m2) with a sheeted roof & half mezzanine currently used as a garage & games room; detached stone outbuilding (30m2) used as a workshop and wood store.
There is an attractive garden with different aspects & levels; sunny paved patio with fragrant smelling plants ideal for al-fresco dining; raised lawn area with an abundance of herbs, flowers & shrubs; mini orchard with beautiful scented rose arches, apple/pear trees, chicken coop & dove cote; secluded area with fruit bushes (raspberry, redcurrant, blackcurrant) overlooking rolling countryside.
The town of Bellac is a 10min walk or 2min drive. Here there's an excellent weekly market, shops, doctors, schools, train/bus links, sport facilities, theatre, cinema, restaurants and a music school.
There is an open-air swimming pool in Bellac open May-September and the "Lac de St Pardoux" with beaches and various water sports is 20mins away.
To the West (2-3 hours drive) is the Atlantic coast with beautiful sandy beaches; to the East (2-3 hours drive) is Le Mont-Dore with Thermal springs and ski resorts.
This property is outstanding value and offers the peace and tranquility of the countryside whilst being within walking distance of all local amenities.
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