This beautiful property is privately set in an elevated position immediately surrounded by lush gardens and overlooking its own pasture. The house has been lovingly restored retaining all period features whilst adding the comforts of central heating etc. It has a completely private guest house which is currently rented for at least 14 weeks per year but which could be kept for family. The pool is very discreetly set amongst walled gardens.
Courtyard opening onto a terrace running the width of the main houseEntrance hall , 18m2
Kitchen/dining/living, 34m2, double aspect, fireplace, fitted, wood burner, godin range
Opening North terrace with summer kitchen, wine cellar, 44m2
Utility, 13m2, with larder, boiler
Salon, two windows, doors onto west sun terrace, fireplace, 48 m2(9.4x5.3)
Dining room, 21,3m2
Shower room, shower WC, linen cupboard sink, 12m2
Cooks terrace, 28m2
Bedroom 1, 34m2, double asoect, fireplace,
Ensuite bathroom, walk in wardrobe, 14m2
Bedroom 3, 17m2
Bedroom 4, 23m2
Bathroom, bath, walk in shower, WC sink, airing cupboard
Kitchen living dining, 37m2, recessed terrace, fitted kitchen
Bedroom 1, 10m2
Bedroom 2, 10m2
Terrace, private, south facing
Pool, 12x6 salt, surrounded by lavender terraces
6ha, of which 1.5 garden and the remainder pasture wood.
4 terraces in additioan to the pool area
Toulouse airport 78km
Tarbes/Lourdes Airport 92km (from Stansted)
The Department of Haute-Garonne, despite its ever growing population, still boasts beautiful scenery of undulating hills and valleys.
The region as a whole is a popular choice for an active holiday and the Haute-Garonne is ideal for mountainous activities including biking and walking and of course skiing during the winter. The department has four ski resorts.
If religious buildings are of some interest then the Haute-Garonne will not disappoint. Sites including the Toulouse basilica, the Saint Bertrand-de-Comminges cathedral and the Saint-Just basilica of Valcabrere are on the door-step.
Gascony plays a big part in the department and dishes are based on goose fat or oil flavoured with garlic, shallots, and spices. Goose and duck farms produce foie gras, which is then sold fresh or made into pate and terrines. Nothing is wasted, and the rest of the bird is made into confits, preserves used to make stew and soups.
Life in the mountain villages and farms of the Pyrenees has remained largely unchanged. Their southern climate means that it can be warm and sunny from as early as February. Roads are good and generally well sign-posted, although snow lies on the higher peaks until May and some of the highest passes may be closed. The climate is a cross between Atlantic Maritime and Mediterranean.
Toulouse is France's fourth biggest city and has a very lively atmosphere with a strong student presence. Stroll around the historic centre, walking alongside the Garonne and the Canal du Midi, or stop in one of the many pavement cafes for a delicious cup of coffee.
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