This manor house from 1857 is located just on the edge of a village with amenities in the Minervois-Corbières area, Languedoc Roussillon, Occitanie, South of France. The entrance is imposing with a large, beautiful wrought iron gate and fencing all around the property’s limit. Passing through the gate, you discover a charming small 'jardin à la français’ with a stone pond and box hedges. Beyond is the swimming pool with outside dining and sun bathing. The beautiful South facing façade, the entrance and the lovely garden already give such a good feeling and a high standard is now expected for the inside. A bright and cheerful interior with large rooms, beautiful original features such as an open marble fire place, terra cotta floors, stained glass windows, high ceilings, original stair case etc. keep the promise. There is an enclosed parking for 2 to 3 cars available just opposite the house. Possibility to buy a large garage. This property is ideal as a main residence or holiday home and offers the possibility for a high end B&B.
Description of the building
The house offers about 450m² of living area over 3 floors
Ground floor: entrance 43m², living room 29m² with marble fire place, dining room 26m² with marble fire place, fully fitted kitchen with island 20m², laundry 6.2m², library 23m² with fire place, WC 4m².
First floor: Hall 28m², bedroom 26.8m² and shower room with WC 6.5m², bedroom 28m² with en-suite shower room and WC 5m², suite 56m² with bedroom 23m² with fire place, boudoir 11m², bathroom 22m² with bath, shower, 2 basins and WC.
Second floor: landing 10.6m², bedroom 25.5m² and shower room with WC 8.5m², bedroom 36m² with en-suite shower room and WC 8m², suite 60m² with bedroom 40.5m² and bathroom 20m² with bath, shower, 2 basins and WC.
Basement: a staircase from the kitchen leads down to the basement. The surface of 150m² is divided into several rooms.
Large terrace overlooking the pool and garden on the entrance level
Terrace around the pool
Heated swimming pool 4.5m x 4.5m with electric rolling shutter
There is about 200m² of garden space with a beautiful mature tree, box hedges, Mediterranean plants, a stone pond and the swimming pool a terrace surrounding it and the terrace on the entrance level. The property is enclosed.
The Maison de maître has been recently totally restored. Wooden double and simple glazed windows, new plumbing and new bath and shower rooms, electric heating, the façade has been newly rendered. Town water and town sewage.
A beautiful Maison de Maître, a visit is a must!
Price: 595 000€ - £504 739 - $645 456 (Agency fee paid by seller)