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5 bedroom house for sale

France - Orthez, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Aquitaine


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Key features:

  • Open Plan Modern Design with Huge Feature Windows to Maximise the Views
  • Splendid views across the town rooftops, rolling countryside and Pyrenees mountains across to the Gave de Pau
  • 1.5 acres; Mature Grounds; Large Swimming Pool
  • Elevated Situation above the historical market town of Orthez

Full description:

Perched on the hillside of the historical market town of Orthez, with splendid views across the town rooftops, rolling countryside and Pyrenees mountains across to the Gave de Pau is this spacious, contemporary family home.

The impressive property is approached via a private gated entrance to the one and a half acre gardens with mature trees, double garage, fully equipped office and ? design ? swimming pool. The habitable space is spread over two floors with an open-plan design incorporating huge feature windows on the south facade to fully appreciate the magnificent vista. Accommodation on the ground floor consists of an entrance hall, leading through to the main sitting room with a central feature fireplace, a dining room and kitchen with adjoining utility room. Steps lead down to a second sitting room and the master bedroom suite, with private dressing room and bathroom. The first floor is split level, served by a mezzanine, providing four further bedrooms, two bathrooms and a shower room.

Completing the ensemble is a fully equipped office space or workshop, a 49.5m2 garage with space for two vehicles and a tractor and the luxurious designer swimming pool. With direct access to the Autoroute (5 minutes) the nearest beaches at Biarritz and the ski stations of the Pyrenees can be reached in around one hour, Pau airport 40 minutes, Biarritz airport 50 minutes, San Sebastien airport 90 minutes.

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Nearest Airports*

  • Pyrénées (INTERNATIONAL), 20.1 miles
  • Parme (INTERNATIONAL), 38.3 miles
  • Lourdes (Tarbes) (INTERNATIONAL), 44 miles
  • Bordeaux (Mérignac) (INTERNATIONAL), 93.4 miles

*Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.

To view this property or request more details, contact
French Character Homes, Pyrenees Atlantic

Le Moulin de Bretagne 1 Route de Lembeye Saint Laurent Bretagne 64160
03339 396326  Local call rate
About French Character Homes, Pyrenees Atlantic

French Character Homes was founded in 2008 by Joanne Davey and Jean-Marc Labardacq and operates as an independent, fully registered and insured, estate agency. Our portfolio of properties, include châteaux, manor houses, farmhouses and water mills: each carefully selected for their period architecture and un-spoiled locations.

French Character Homes is based in the beautiful historic city of Pau; just one hour from both the ski slopes of the Pyrenees and the sandy beaches of the Atlantic coast, around Biarritz. We promote this region of southwest France, as we truly believe that it offers something for everyone. From the world famous surfing along the Atlantic coast and the ski slopes of the Pyrenees, to the charming “old Béarn” market towns and the vibrant historic city of Pau.

Our energetic and dedicated team have many years experience in helping clients, from all over the world, relocate to France.

Joanne moved to France in 2002 and is fully immersed in French life, having over 10 years experience in estate agency and having raised her two children through the French education system. Jean-Marc is native to the region and has over twenty years experience, as well as having been elected as deputy mayor of his village. Our valued, bilingual team includes Samantha Harris who has over twelve years experience in the property market and covers the area to the west of Pau, around Salies de Béarn; Susanne Müller-Seitz who is tri-lingual, German, French and English, and covers the Basque region to the south-west of Pau and Eddie Bulwer-Long who has lived in France for over 10 years and covers the Landes region.

We pride ourselves in providing a professional service throughout the entire process, from the initial viewing selection right through to ownership and relocation. Our ultimate goal is to exceed our clients’ expectations!


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French Character Homes, Pyrenees Atlantic

Le Moulin de Bretagne 1 Route de Lembeye Saint Laurent Bretagne 64160
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