10 bedroom country house for sale
France - Dordogne, Dordogne, Aquitaine
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- Chartreuse offering 5 bedrooms
- Guest Cottage of 3 bedrooms
- Guardian's cottage of 2 bedrooms
- Heated indoor swimming pool
- Set around a courtyard
- Edge of village, countryside setting
- Tremendous depth of character
- Excellent views
- Private and tranquil
With dual aspect French doors opening onto the inner courtyard, and over to the stunning east terrace to the rear, an open fireplace, pize floor.
Fully equipped with a matching range of base units, with oven, sink, hob, dishwasher etc. A window over the sink looks out over the land to the rear.
The previous owner offered commercial meals from the property on occasion, and this professional kitchen will be the envy of many an committed cook. It is equipped with a full range of stainless steel equipment including cookers, ovens etc - as well as extensive cold storage facilities. To the rear is a equipped laundry and linen store.
A wine connoisseur's dream - cool, dark, and with plenty of storage - the perfect home for an extensive wine collection.
Double French doors offer access and views to the front courtyard and land to the rear. With large open fireplace, terracotta tiled floor, and original fitted cupboard and shelf units.
With French door to the courtyard, and window to the rear. Fitted throughout with floor-to-ceiling shelf units, this would equally make a fabulous library. Open fireplace
With large windows overlooking the drive, and a door opening on the rear covered terrace. Terracotta tiled floor.
Located above the games room, this bedroom has an en suite shower room, with WC, wash hand basin and shower.
Accessed from a landing above the main entrance hall, bedroom 4 is also set into the eaves and has an en suite, with bath and wash hand basin.
Window the to the courtyard, this room is currently used just for storage. Some finishing off is required before it is comfortably habitable.
With wooden floor, French door providing access to the raised covered terrace, window to the rear, open fireplace and traditional wooden fitted wardrobes.
Bathroom to master bedroom
With shower, his and hers wash basins, large double-ended bath, set in an alcove that offers wonderful views over the land and surrounding countryside.
With double French doors opening out onto the side raised terrace, open fireplace, window to the courtyard, walk-in wardrobe, and en suite shower room with shower, wash hand basin and WC.
Guest cottage 3 bedrooms, 241 sqm
Located on the opposite side of the courtyard to the main chartreuse, the guest cottage is entirely self-contained, and has attached to it the swimming pool complex, and the guardian's cottage.
Guardian's cottage 2 Bedrooms, 110 sqm
Strategically located adjacent to the parking area and drive, and with a facade looking over the inner courtyard but discreetly accessed from its own parking area to the rear, this cottage is ideal for guardians or independent house guests. Arranged over two floors, it offers two bedrooms.
Pool Complex 59' 9'' x 26' 4'' (18.22m x 8.03m) min
Purpose built, the entire south facade of this fantastic indoor pool has glass sliding doors that open up in the warmer months to offer a fresh air feel, but when closed allow year-round swimming thanks to the heated pool. The pool itself measures 12.5 x 5.3m, is tiled, and has a hard cover. To the side is the Jacuzzi / hot tub, and a separate shower room / changing room with WC.
Morning Room / Gym19' 7'' x 17' 7'' (5.96m x 5.37m)
Currently used as a morning room, this room would equally make a stunning gym. Again, large sliding glass doors open to the south facade, and further glass sliding doors open onto the pool area. It can be accessed from an external opening onto the courtyard, and has an interconnecting door with the living room of the guest cottage.
East and South Terraces
Wrapped around the entire east and south facades of the main house, the raised terraces are the perfect spot from which to enjoy France 'al fresco' from dawn to sunset and beyond. They offer commanding views over unspoilt countryside, but with privacy and tranquillity. At one end of the east terrace is an extensive covered terrace that opens off the games room - ideal for covered dining and BBQs. Rising from the south terrace is an extensive balcony that opens from the Master Bedroom - enjoying the same
Land 45 ha (112 acres)
The land extends over some 45 hectares, and comprises mainly of prairie, with a good amount of woods, and of course the formal garden immediately around the property. Part of the land is rented to a local farmer - please enquire for details. It would be ideally suited to equestrian, livestock - or left in its current form by taking hay a couple of time a year.
The property is situated on the outskirts of a charming little village, and whilst the setting is very much "countryside", it also has excellent access to Bergerac with its international airport and all the amenities of a buzzing town.
Easy access to Bergerac International Airport
- Bergerac (INTERNATIONAL), 24.3 miles
- Limoges (INTERNATIONAL), 54.2 miles
- Bordeaux (Mérignac) (INTERNATIONAL), 74 miles
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