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12 bedroom detached house for sale

France - Dracy-lès-Couches, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy

Offers in Region of €418,000

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Key features:

  • High Quality Home
  • Home plus 6 GITES
  • Serious Income Potential
  • Will suit those seeking a lifestyle change
  • Pool & Fab Gardens

Full description:

A delightful 19thC Burgundian farmhouse nestling in the grounds of Chateau de Dracy in Dracy-les-Couches. The property has been successfully run and operated as a gite complex, presenting the rare chance for that lifestyle change live / work experience with a ready to continue business venture. The property has been extensively restored over time and comprises of 6 high quality self-contained letting units, plus owners accommodation and heated pool. The gardens and grounds are a delight as is the pool area with terrace surrounds and lawn for sun bathing, relaxing or entertaining.

Sympathetic restoration from the original farmhouse and barns has created more than 500m2 of habitable space. The property retains many original features such as beamed ceilings and is full of charm and character. All situated around a courtyard in the midst of forests and open countryside, close to the village of Dracy-les-Couches and the small country town of Couches with all necessary facilities. Perfect for a holiday retreat and an idyllic place to live.

Situated 45 minutes from BEAUNE the famous wine capital of Burgundy , 1 hour 15 minutes from DIJON, 30 minutes from Chalon Sur Saone and 20 minutes from AUTUN. The property is situated close to the small country town of COUCHES, (4 kms), where there are all basic facilities - a bank with cash points, 2 supermarkets, a pharmacy, health centre, 3 restaurants, a newsagent/bar and excellent bakery/patisserie.

Calais & the tunnel are approx. 6 hours drive, while Paris is approx. 3 hrs 15 by car or just 1 hr 30 from the station at Le Creusot.

Accommodation briefly comprises:

Apartment Pinot Noir

Living / dining room

Traditional Godin coal-burning stove

Fully equipped kitchen

Large double bedroom with ample clothes hanging space.

Bathroom with bath & separate shower and low level WC


Great views over pool and countryside

Apartment Chardonnay

This spacious, light and airy apartment is situated on the ground floor of the original farmhouse. It features 2 wood/coal burning stoves, and a wealth of white-painted timber beams. The apartment is cool in the summer and cosy at other times. The large patio runs along the front of the apartment and faces onto the courtyard with views over the fragrant herb garden and open country.

Living Room - with French country fireplace with Godin coal-burning stove

Kitchen / Dining Room

Double Bedroom

Bathroom - with walk-in shower, low level WC, basin

Covered Patio

View over herb garden and open countryside

Being all on one ground level, this apartment is suitable for persons with limited agility

Apartment Pigeonnier

Full of character, this independent apartment was converted from a former stable with the addition of a round tower.

Living Room / Dining Room with French doors onto patio and small garden

Kitchen / Dining Room - fully equipped

Spacious Double Bedroom

Bathroom with bath & Separate shower, low level WC and basin with vanity unit

Terrace & garden with small patio and views over pastures & Forest.


These apartments are situated on the first floor of the converted barn. They offer very spacious Accommodation with wonderful views over the open countryside.

Each Comprises: of a living / dining room with door onto a private balcony with countryside views, fully equipped kitchen, a double bedroom (large enough for a king size bed) on the mezzanine floor, bathroom with bath and separate shower plus basin and low level WC.

Owners Apartment - Ground Floor and converted from one of the original barns and approx. 160m2 and has its own private courtyard garden.

Comprising of a large reception living room of approx. 40m2 with galley style fitted and equipped kitchen, utility room, wine store, dining room of approx. 20m2 large double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower, bath, basin and WC, a further separate WC, and a spa room. There is scope to extend the accommodation with a proposed further 2 double bedrooms and bathroom possible.

The property benefits from having gas fired central heating in the owner's apartment and four of the gites with electric wall mounted radiators in the others. The properties are mostly double glazed and walls and roofs well insulated. The owners advise that the property operates a self-contained septic sanitation system that conforms to the norms.

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Nearest Airports*

  • Longvic (INTERNATIONAL), 36.3 miles
  • Satolas (INTERNATIONAL), 84.3 miles

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ARB French property, Brixham

Holwell Road, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 9NE
01803 469367  Local call rate
About ARB French property, Brixham

ARB French Property is run by Adrian and Jacqui Bunn. With their combined experience of more than 15 years in the French estate agency business, they could see the potential of a different style of agency. One that supplied the cost savings of a private sale with the knowledge of a traditional agency, the benefit of high quality marketing with professional property details, and access for sellers to the most popular (and normaly most expensive!) advertising. ARB French Property operate across the whole of France bringing together sellers of homes of all styles and budgets with buyers keen to buy.

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