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(24) Dordogne

Unique village Maison de Maitre for sale in the Perigord.


Reception Rooms: 5
Bedrooms: 10
Bathrooms: 8
Land: 0.42 ha

Reference: E9-KP1008
£ 1,057,560
$ 1,364,388

This elegant former home of a well-known interior decorator is for sale in a pretty village near Beaumont-du-Perigord. There are two entrances into this charming village house, one on the village centre side off a small square, and opening on to a courtyard, and a wrought iron gate opening on to the garden below. One aspect of the house looks out onto the gardens and countryside.

The house offers a total of 470m2 living space.
Ground floor: The conservatory serves as the hall with a lovely terracotta tiled floor. This leads through to the kitchen with glass panelled storage cupboards, and access to the first floor and vaulted cellar. The lobby serves the dining room, has a bathroom and WC, and leads through to the hallway to the front terrace, the library with a terracotta tiled floor, a marble fireplace, and two large French doors, and the elegant grand salon has 4 large French doors opening on the south and west-facing facades with internal shutters, intricate cornicing work, and a fireplace.

Basement -a large vaulted cellar (78m2) that is accessed via the kitchen.

First floor: The sweeping staircase leads to the landing, hallway and 2 front bedrooms and office. To the right is a double bedroom with marble fireplace, two south-facing windows, dressing room and bathroom. The second front bedroom, with a its soft pink Toile de Jouy wallpaper and soft furnishings, has double aspect windows, and an ensuite bathroom. 3rd spacious bedroom has an alcove bed, marble fireplace and ensuite bathroom. 4th bedroom with marble fireplace and ensuite bathroom. 5th bedroom & an ensuite bathroom.

Second floor- The landing leads to 4 bedrooms, bathroom and storage rooms in the attic.

Amenities: Oil fired central heating

Outbuildings-Just off the courtyard adjacent to the house is the caretaker's apartment of 60m2 with a kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom.
Adjoining this is a garage (25m2), and the orangery.
There is also a charming traditional 15th century house (52m2) in the small square that consists of a vaulted room on the ground floor and two rooms on the first floor, which could be renovated to make a guest apartment.

The property sits in 4176 m2 of grounds within a walled garden with an orchard and beautiful mature trees.

This property sits neatly in the centre of the village and faces the hills and valley the other side. The village has a good selection of shops, a weekly market with local produce, and in the summer there are regular evening markets and brocante fairs.

30 mins from Bergerac airport and 2 hours from Bordeaux.
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