Gorgeous country house with a view, large outbuildings and over 4 acres
You will immediately fall in love with this charming country house located in the heart of its landscaped and wooded grounds, set back from a small municipal road, and enjoying magnificent views over the Limousin countryside. With no immediate neighbour, you can focus on activities such as gardening, picking the multitude of fruit on the property as well as renovating into a guest house the old house that adjoins one of the barns.
Caracter houseThe fully renovated house with an all-in-one septic tank which meets current regulations, comprises on garden level of an independent apartment with a double bedroom opening onto a West-facing private terrace, own bathroom, and toilet. There is a large cellar and laundry room on the same level.
A staircase climbs up to the ground floor onto a spacious tiled living room of nearly 754ft², incorporating a fully fitted kitchen area with a wood stove within the original inglenook fireplace that efficiently heats the entire room thanks to a good insulation, then a dining room corner and lounge area with a bricked built-in fireplace. Finally, a separate 75 ½ ft² bathroom and toilet. Front and back entrance doors, one on the south side with a small paved stone terrace and the other on the kitchen side to the north, opening onto a more than 140ft² beautiful glass and wood conservatory so that you can eat in the sun, even when the weather gets cooler!
An exposed wooden staircase in the centre of the main room leads up to the attic to a landing opening onto two king-sized bedrooms. The second bedroom is 296ft² and has a window in the gable wall of the house with an incredible view over the valley below. The over 216ft² master bedroom has a large size skylight window with an integrated electric blind and an 86ft² ensuite shower room and WC.
Low maintenanceThe roof of the house as well as a small part of the barns does contain asbestos, but it is in very good condition. The walls of the living area have been carefully insulated, the plumbing and electricity were done as new a little over 10 years ago. The roofs of the other buildings are also in a particularly good condition as parts have been recently changed. These are logically set with a North-South aspect to provide an inner courtyard. They consist of two 485ft² and 807ft² barns of floor space, with an adjoining 323ft² old house, plus an attached small stable and bread oven and a large woodshed.
Beautiful settingThe grounds consist of a 1-acre meadow with a shelter suitable for a horse or donkeys. It is detached from the rest if the land but is set just across the small local road. On this meadow, there is a well connected to a spring with a pump to supply water all year round. There is also a large vegetable garden, surrounded by a low stone wall, a French bowls’ gravel pitch, a small ornamental pond, a small stone shed for garden tools. At the rear of the buildings, a well-maintained 2 1/3-acre piece of woodland. Not to mention the special views from the several terraces ...
Amenities nearbyThe property is located a few kilometres from the village of Linards and its shops and restaurants and just half an hour from the centre of Limoges. Come settle down and live the country dream of the ever-increasing number of people wishing to leave the polluted cities!
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