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(63) Puy de Dome

Renovated 18th C Hunting lodge for sale


Reception Rooms: 4
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3
Land: 7 ha

Reference: S0-20158AU
£ 791,407
$ 1,021,017

This property is located at the exit of a hamlet of the commune of Volvic. It includes a main house of 300m ² in 10 rooms including 5 bedrooms, a caretakers house of 100m ², a covered swimming pool and a small winter garden. Set on in 7 hectares of closed park, meadow and wood.

The main house dates from the 18th century and must have been a small hunting lodge. The house has been completely renovated and modernized between 1998 and 2000. It is oriented on a north-south axis.
It includes:
Ground floor, an entrance with elevator and WC, a small TV room with its functional fireplace, an office, a large living room with its 18th century decorations, a dining room and a fully equipped kitchen. Next to it, in a former vat room, a pantry/laundry room has been installed.

First floor: large landing with the arrival of the staircase and the elevator. In the center, master bedroom, shower room with WC, two bedrooms sharing a bathroom with WC, two other bedrooms of 23 and 15m² sharing a shower room with WC.
Adjoining the house is a building which has on the ground floor a large garage with 2/3 spaces and a boiler room / workshop.
On the first floor, a large attic for storage and the pantry/laundry room which communicates with the kitchen.

The Caretakers house:
Ground floor: a guest room with bathroom and WC.
Two vaulted cellars with boiler room and workshop.
On the first floor there are two bedrooms, a living room/kitchen, sitting room and a shower room with WC.

The Swimming pool:
This pool has been designed for a very comfortable use all year round (heated and dehumidified building). Shower room with WC.

The land covers 7 hectares in one piece. It is composed of different areas. A closed park of 3ha approx., includes a particularly flowered and landscaped garden. Many old Volvic stone elements. The park also has a vegetable garden with many fruit trees, various groves with walkways and planted with many species of noble trees. Next to it, a plot of about 1 ha has been planted with coniferous trees. Plot of ½ ha in coppice. Large parcel of 2.5 ha in natural meadow. The whole is free of farming.

The property is a few kilometers from Volvic, a town known worldwide for its mineral water and its stone and which is part of the Regional Park of the Volcanoes of Auvergne listed as a World Heritage Site by Unesco. Volvic has many shops and local services.
It is also a few minutes away from the city of Riom, sub-prefecture of the Puy de Dôme, which has all the shops and services of a dynamic city, and a mainline train station. Close to the A71 and A89 highways. Clermont-Ferrand airport at 25km.