Reception Rooms: 3
Land: 4 ha
For sale. An elegant mid 18th century French Manoir in a secluded location, slightly concealed at the end of a long drive. In a commanding position on its hillside the house benefits from far reaching views across the unspoilt Bearnaise countryside. Included with the Manoir is the former Coach house which adjoins and is the oldest part of the estate, dating back to 1640. There is also a pool house with a covered summer dining terraced area, a saltwater system pool, 5 x 10 metres, a stable block with three horse boxes and the entire ensemble is set in 4 hectares of land which is partially enclosed for horses.
With 550m2 of habitable space the accommodation comprises:
Ground Floor: Large entrance hall with magnificent wide oak staircase, full equipped kitchen with dining area leading into the conservatory and an elegant dining room with original terracotta floor ( 250 years old) and a substantial drawing room, 78m2 with French doors giving access to the rear terrace and open views.
To the left in the former Coach House which adjoins the Manoir is the parental master suite of 78m2 including the master bedroom, a large dressing room and an ensuite shower room and a study. There is a large attic space above offering the potential for additional accommodation.
First Floor; Four additional bedrooms, two with ensuite shower rooms and a large family bathroom.
A further 185m2 of attic space with ample head height to be used.
Amenities; OIl fired C.H. and hot water by the same system.
This charming property, very characteristic of the region with its steeply pitched roof and glorious outlook is just 15 minutes away from the market town of Lembeye and 25 minutes from the beautiful historic city of Pau. Ideally located, the property is one hour from both the ski slopes of the Pyrenees and from the Atlantic coast around Biarritz. Pau Airport is 20 minutes away and Tarbes/Lourdes airport - 25 minutes. Toulouse airport is 2 hours away.