Beautiful Architect designed Barn Conversion – 196m2 (2110 sq ft)
€249,950 (negotiable) plus notaries fees (No Estate Agent Fees)
Situated in a small rural hamlet in the beautiful Creuse countryside, with uninterrupted views, but only 5 mins from La Souterraine and 40 mins to Limoges Airport. The barn retains many original features, despite having been renovated and modernised to an exceptional standard, and provides owners and visitors with a tranquil charm.
10 mins to the A20 the main autoroute connecting Britain, Holland and Belgium to the North and with the areas of the Dordogne, the Lot, the Pyrenees and Spain to the South.
5 mins to N145 which connects East and West.
La Souterraine is a medieval town with a rich history and boasts a beautiful heritage. It is a stopping point on the Way of St James (Santiago de Compostela pilgrim route).
La Souterraine is a thriving hub with a twice weekly market (Thursday and Saturday Mornings) which can be found in the centre of town. There are 5 supermarkets, numerous restaurants and bars and a varied and interesting mix of shops.
La Souterraine also has a TER mainline train station. It is linked to the major networks of France along with further afield connections with Europe. La Souterraine to Paris in 2 hrs 45 mins.
The location is perfect for exploring the breathtaking scenery of the ‘French Lake District’ which inspired Monet’s painting, either on foot or on one of the many bike trails. The area is dotted with lakes and rivers, some of which have beaches and restaurants along with water sport activities. Being Central, it also provides the perfect base for further travel to all points of the compass.
The area is of natural beauty and boasts forests, lakes, rivers ,along with cultural and historic sites. Activities available locally include sailing, windsurfing, walking, cycling, mountain biking, enduro motorbike trails, horse riding, amusement park, fishing, golf and city attractions.
Conversion commenced in 2010, and all work has been undertaken by an Artisan to exceptional standards.
The Property is fully insulated (floors, walls, roof) and double glazed.
There is a wood burner in the master bedroom, with the remainder of the property being heated, extremely efficiently by electric programmable radiators.
Set on a plot of approximately 1000m2, with unattached land of 1.4 Hectares (approximately 3.5 acres) which is a 60 second walk down the lane.
* 3 double bedrooms, all with built in wardrobes, master bedroom with ensuite, consisting of shower, double wash basins and toilet.
* Second full bathroom consisting of bath, sink, toilet and separate shower.
* Grand lounge with balcony and mezzanine office
* Open plan, kitchen, diner, snug/lounge.
* Newly built Huge workshop / garage with planning permission to part convert to accommodate a separate apartment / gite.
* Sun terrace with new building ready to convert into a summer kitchen
* Large wood store with all wood supplied.
* Space for a swimming pool if desired.
* Driveway with parking for 8+ cars.
* 2 separate lawned areas, front and rear, easily maintained gardens.
The property benefits from being linked to a communal fosse which is maintained and managed by the Mayors office.
DPE Report: Energy – D 165
Emissions: B 7
Contents available by separate negotiation.
Further photos and information available upon request.