Reception Rooms: 3
Land: 3 ha
An elegant country property for sale in the sought after countryside of the Gers, set in attractive grounds at the end of a private driveway. Wrought iron gates with stone pillars and a tree lined avenue leads to this charming Manoir set not far from an attractive lively market town and within easy reach of Toulouse with its international airport ( approx 1 hour by road).
The property was extended in the 19th century and restored completely in 2001, including rewiring, plumbing and heating as well as bathrooms. The property has numerous attractive period features including a lovely turning staircase, plaster mouldings, and marble fireplaces as well as a fitted library. The accommodation comprises;
Ground Floor: Central hallway off which is a Salon to one side and dining room to the other. A pretty staircase leads to the upper floor. There is a library wing with several windows and a top floor with a mansarded roof which was added in the 1870s. The kitchen and a large study which is also used as a billiard room have a secondary access. Utility room.
Master bedroom suite with a study, two dressing rooms, a bedroom and bathroom. Guest suite reached by its own staircase and with a kitchenette, bathroom and roof terrace as well as a high beamed ceiling. There are a further four bedrooms and three bathrooms. Bathrooms are white throughout. The floors are of pine or matting with the exception of the hall which has patterned tiles. The decor is of an attractive shade of eau-de-nil.
There is a lovely paved terrace to the back of the property of 20 x 7 metres with balustrading which adjoins the kitchen and is ideal for al fresco dining. Lovely outlook across an unspoilt rural landscape. There is a sizeable area of lawn beyond and overall the property sits in 3 hectares of grounds surrounded by a beautiful rural landscape. To one side of the house is a lovely small lake.
To the other side of the house is the pool area, with a swimming pool, with a hard safety cover and protected by carefully planted shrubs. Beyond that is a parking area is a covered car port for two cars and on the edge of the garden, a green house/garden shed.
The main facade, when floodlit at night, is especially attractive.
Some redecoration and minor repairs should be envisaged. DEP rating is D.
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