- Beautifully restored country house with separate gite
- 3 bedrooms in main house with scope to create a fourth bedroom
- Handmade chestnut units in the kitchen on the first floor leading onto a terrace
- Living room with gallery, dining room and study
- Master bedroom en-suite with two further bedrooms and family bathroom
- One bedroom self contained gite
- Large garage, salt water pool, landscaped gardens and two caves.
- A few minutes drive from Cahuzac-Sur-Vere
- Wonderful private location with fabulous views
The property is approached up a long drive through the fields where you can see the lovely pigeonniere and whole hamlet. All the rooms are light and very spacious. Particular care has been given to the design layout throughout the house as it flows so well from room to room making it extremely easy and comfortable to live in. The main entrance to the property opens into the very impressive lounge (50 m²) with its lovely original fireplace and new terracotta tiled floors and very clever use of the opening looking up to the first floor and the surrounding gallery; leads off to : the lovely dining room (22 m²) with exposed beams, tiled floor and exposed stone walls. On this level there is also a large office (36 m²) with once again a tiled floor, exposed beams and stone walls. This use to be the kitchen and there is access to the utility room, cave and garage from this area. The cleverly designed tiled staircase takes us to the first floor where we find a lovely open, bright landing with new wooden floor. The renovation here has been very sympathetically done by keeping the original colombage walls, and exposed beams. From here we have access to the magnificent fully fitted handmade chestnut kitchen (55 m²) with its underfloor heating, stone walls and fireplace. The kitchen also gives direct access to the terrace with its wonderful views across the countryside. On this level we also have access to the three bedrooms (30, 24, 25, m²), one of which is the master bedroom and is en-suite. There is also a family bathroom of (10 m²). It is without saying that all the bedrooms are full of original features with one of the guest bedrooms having underfloor heating. The final room on this level is where a fourth bedroom could be added or a fully independent apartment as this room has its own external door. The room has water and electrics and is around (50 m²). Upstairs 2nd floor: A beautiful curved staircase up to the second lounge area with its wooden floor (48 m²) leading off to: a stunning main en-suite bedroom (35 m²). This is an excellent use of the loft area. An excellent blend of new and old and very comfortable. THE GITE The property also has a fully renovated one bedroom gite (80 m²). The gite is completely independent from the main house and has been renovated with a lot of taste. The gite was renovated 3 years ago.
Beautiful landscaped gardens consisting of lawns, shrubs and mature trees, outside covered dining area ( 50 m²) and open terrace which extend in total to some 1.01ha (c 2.5 acres) Barn and separate dwelling which needs renovating. The property also has a very useful feature of a large underground cystern that collects all the rain water which is ideal for watering the garden. Salt swimming pool (10m x 5m) and covered pool terrace. There is also a very large garage and two wine caves one of which is under the kitchen.
Set in a private position with sublime views of the glorious Tarn countryside surrounded by its own grounds and views of the undulating hills it is only a couple of minutes’ drive to the lovely village of Cahuzac sur Vere and a few minutes’ drive from the town of Gaillac, centre of the Tarn wine growing district. The city of Albi with its celebrated Toulouse-Lautrec museum is 30 mins away; Toulouse Blagnac airport can be reached in 50mins by way of the A68 AutoRoute.
Services and taxes
Services: Mains water and electricity, septic tank drainage, broadband available, oil fired central heating. Taxe Fonciere 1300 euros pa DPE not available as Vierge Guide price 950,000 euros including agency fees but excluding Notary costs and charges. June 2017 F1021
Property Ref: F1021-1855rh