4 bedroom character property for sale
Argentat-sur-Dordogne, Corrèze, 19400, France
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This property occupies a truly spectacular position, facing the quayside of Argentat. As such it has become probably the most photographed building in the Correze, due to its location proudly overlooking the River Dordogne.
It is actually two character buildings of the late 18th and 19th Centuries, that have been joined together to make a character property, covered with a traditional "lauze" roof , typical of the area.
The beautifully restored house comprises of on the ground floor : an living room with a large fireplace, a character dining room again with a large stone fireplace and a door to a balcony, overlooking the river. Adjacent to the dining room is the kitchen with another balcony / terrace. These rooms feature fabulous exposed stone walls, heavy beams, and preserved features such as stone eviers. There is a private access to the river, small vegetable plot.
1st floor: 2 bedrooms (both en-suite with bathrooms and toilets (1 having a fireplace and 1 having a balcony. 2nd floor: 2 further bedrooms (again each with a bathroom and toilet) and 1 having a spacious mezzanine floor, suitable as an extra bedroom. The floors are wood, in the traditional style, and only the highest quality of sanitary fittings have been used.
3rd floor: attic space. Basement : cellar, access to the River Dordogne.
The renovation of this house has taken place over the last decade, and an exceptional eye for detail has been used. Top quality insulation products have been used, (including phonic insulation for the bedrooms), and there is nothing for the buyers to attend to.
Parking in front of the house with a wood store and small garden.
This superb home dates from 1701 & 1819, and oozes charm and authenticity. It faces the picturesque quayside in Argentat, always popular during the summer months, with a good choice of bars & restaurants. This building is probably the most photographed in Argentat, and adorns many calendars & posters etc. It makes a perfect B & B property, with 3 guest suites plus the owner's rooms. The "fame" of the property ensure that the rooms are fully booked for the periods that the owners wish to work. Lovers of beautiful stone property and true authenticity not be disappointed!
Argentat itself is a popular market town with all commerce. With convenient access to the autoroute network, the nearest airports are Brive, Limoges or Toulouse.
(N.B. The DPE results are those obtained before the upgrade on insulation).
Peter Elias, (Agent Commercial) - RSAC No48183917300020.
(5% TTC honoraires a la charge de l'acquereur).
Agency fees are included in the advertised price.
Tel. 06 62 28 02 25- Mail: email@example.com