House in Forcalquier Ref J04-142

House in Forcalquier

493 500 Euros

(Including estate agents fees which are at the seller’s expense)

House in Forcalquier - Brief Description

Bespoke property in a quiet area just outside a small village near the medieval town of Forcalquier

The property sits on a plot of around 1.5 hectares on an elevated site with lovely views of the surrounding countryside and Luberon national park.

The property is on a terraced site with pretty gardens, lovely pool

(8m x 4m ), vegetable plot, orchard, 2 ornamental fish ponds, 3 wooden chalets, woodland and a separate Gîte totally private from the main house.

The property has lots of potential for Gîte/Chambre D’Hôte combinations or for an extended family

 

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House in Forcalquier - Detailed Description

The property is accessed from a small lane with gated entrance behind which the property is discreetly positioned.

Behind the gates you will find a small courtyard to the right of which is an aviary, straight ahead is access to the terraced garden above. To the left there is a parking area with access to the garden and pool at the front of the property. To the right of the parking area is an attached garage with workshop behind which is an office with trap door to the cellar. Leading on from there is a summer kitchen with terracotta tiles which continue around the front of the property..

The summer kitchen comprises original bread oven, worktops, sink and cupboards.

Two glass doors lead from here to a large living/dining room with a feature wood burning stove. A further 2 sets of glass doors lead out to a covered terrace at the front.

Moving along the length of the property, glass doors lead to a corridor off which to the right and to the rear of the property; a larder and bathroom with bath, shower and handbasin and a separate WC.

To the left a small entrance hall with access to the terrace. This has some large full length cupboards and this part of the property is used as an office.

Going down a couple of steps there are 2 bedrooms to the right both with built-in storage. Opposite is the kitchen/dining room with insert wood burning stove and a large dual fuel cooker

The solid oak kitchen has again glass doors which in turn lead out to a second terrace overlooking the pool ideal for summer dining

Returning to the corridor at the far end and down a step is a bedroom with mezzanine with glass doors leading direct to the pool. The bedroom has its own shower rooom with shower, handbasin and WC.

Opposite the bedroom to the rear of the property is a utility room and boiler room with access to the side of the property and the garden with the chicken coop , the pool shed and former entrance to the property.

Behind the property is a large well kept vegetable plot, a lean-to for garden storage and seating area. Also there is access to the cellar which is in 2 parts and there is also a prefabricated garage

Above here is is a lovely wooden chalet used to store garden equipment which has both water and electric. This would make a lovely chambre d’hôtes room next to which is an ornamental fish pond

This in turn is overlooked by the orchard with appless, pears, plums and figs

The path winds round and climbs above the orchard passing to the side of a terraced site with raspberries and gooseberries.

At the top of the lane is a pretty gîte with it’s own chalet for garden furniture which also has a sun deck and garden with lovely views, there is aso an outdoor eating area with BBQ and table and chairs.

The gîte comprises a small but well equipped and fitted kitchen a step down from which is a large living room with fireplace and insert wood burner .

A corridor to the back right of the lounge leads to the shower room with shower and handbasin and a separate WC.

A door gives access to the side/rear of the property.

Also leading off from the lounge bottom left is a larder/utility room.

Steps down either side of the fireplace lead to a bedroom, one with double bed and the other with bunk beds.

Behind the gîte is a bike shed

From here you can continue on the land into the woods

This is a delightful property with lots of potential just waiting to be discovered

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Please note : All room sizes are approximate. MILES IMMOBILIER EURL has made every effort to ensure that the details and photographs of this property are accurate and in no way misleading. However this information does not form part of a contract and no warranties are given or implied

Olive farm in Provence Ref J04-144

945 000 Euros

(Including agency fees which are at the seller’s expense)

Olive farm in Provence - Brief Description

Live the life in Provence with your own Olive Farm.

Wonderful opportunity to buy this wonderful 18th century Bastide in the heart of the Luberon and Lurs mountains and the Alpes

One hundred kilometers to either the coast or the ski resorts and an hour from the airport at Marseille

The property is being offered for sale with just over 11 hectares of land, but with the flexibility to buy more or less up to about 30 hectares which comprises of Olive groves, woodland and grazing land

There are 2 separate gîtes (former animal/agricultural buildings) and an integral apartment together with numerous outbuildings including a large 4 car garage, an above ground pool and spa and an in-ground pool which could be restored.

 

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Normandy house with two gites – Ref 50-280

Normandy house with two gites

196 100 Euros

(Including agency fees of 5.66% at the buyer’s expense)

Brief Description - Normandy house with two gites

UNDER OFFER

Rare opportunity to acquire 3 properties for under 200 000 euros. The property consists of a main house with an attached gite together with a separate detached gite. All of the properties are well presented and the properties have been renovated to a high standard.The property is set in its own grounds and there are two above ground swimming pools. The properties have their own garden aread so both gites and the main house have privacy.

The property is situated between the two towns of Torigni and Condé sur Vire – both of which have a good range of shops and amenities. St Lo is only a few kilometres away and is a large town with a main line railway station. The property enjoys easy access to the local road networks notably N174 and the A84 – good roads

Condé sur Vire is popular for tourism – Beautiful scenery, kayaking on the river, the velo rail – popular for horse riding – see the video clip at the botton of the page.

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Provence character property Ref J04-139

Provence Character Property

1 200 000 Euros

(Including agency fee of 4.76% at seller’s expense)

UNDER OFFER

Provence Character Property - Brief Description

Beautiful 17th century Stone Bastide, nestled between the Luberon and Verdon national parks on a plot of just over 50000m² with views of the Luberon and Lurs mountains and the Alpes.In addition there is a separate 2/3 bed single storey property with independent access via remote control gates .

 

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Wonderful Provencal Mas Ref J04-137

945 000 Euros

(including agency fees of 5% at the seller’s expense)

Wonderful Provencal Mas - Brief Description

Wonderful Provencal mas of the 17th century in an elevated position on the royal route, an impressive yet unpretentious property

The main house offers 650 m² of habitable surface area with former stables and sheep shed providing stunning banqueting hall and kitchen (the sheep shed which pre-dates the main house is believed to date from the 14th century)

The property oozes character with its arched ceilings, fabulous stone staircase, it’s wonderful sun drenched courtyard/walled garden with stunning views and its pigeon loft now converted into a gîte but retaining its authenticity with its original pigeon holes

Given the huge amount of living space the property has played host to wedding parties with the large 110 m² reception/dining room and the outside terrace it is possible to cater for over 150 people served from the professional kitchen (60m²).

 

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Normandy Gite Complex Ref 50-274

Normandy Gite Complex

393 750

(Including agent’s fees at buyer’s expense at 4.76%)

Brief Description

Rare opportunity to purchase what is currently a profitable gite business. This has been successfully run for several years and has an established track record. Overall you are buying four individual gites, manager/owner’s accommodation, a superb heated and covered swimming pool, outbuilding and a 9 hole golf course. The property is situated near Hambye in La Manche in Lower Normandy. The property is about twenty minutes from the coast, just over an hour from the channel port of Caen Ouistreham. 

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Beautiful in Provence Ref J04-135

Beautiful in Provence

1 400 000 Euros

(Including agency fee of 4.76% at buyer’s expense)

Brief Description - Beautiful in Provence

Think of Provence and this is everything you think of in one property. Nestled in the middle of the lavender fields of the Valensole Plateau, this is the image of Provence and on every photo of this corner of the world add to this Olive groves, truffle oaks and vines and voila PROVENCE .

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Normandy Property Quartet Ref 50-277

UNDER OFFER

Down in price was 418 950 Euros now only 367 500

(Including agency fees at buyers’ expense of 4.76%)

Brief Description

A beautiful hamlet of four properties set in grounds of around in seven acres in rural Normandy but only a few kilometres from the bustling town of Torigni, which has a good range of shops and amenities. The property is approached by a tree-lined drive and is a haven for wildlife. The four properties are known as the farmhouse, the new house, the maisonette and the little barn. Each property has its own separate descriptive text and photos for clarity.
At the front of the house the old farmyard was where once cows and chickens gathered, and now roses and nasturtiums bloom. The back of the house faces the two lakes, which are fed by a stream of clear water.

The property would make an ideal gite complex or alternatively offer accommodation for a large or extended family which wishes to be together by have their own individual living space.

There is so much to see with  hamlet of properties – we ve put a good range of photos on here but really….you need to come and have a look around….get in touch now to arrang

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Panoramic GIte Complex Ref J04-136

Panoramic Gite Complex

892 500 Euros

Including agents fee which is at the sellers expense.

Brief Description - Panoramic Gite Complex

This is a fabulous old stone Mas nestled between the pretty panoramic village of Moustiers Sainte Marie and the Lac de Sainte Croix at the edge of the Gorges du Verdon (The Grand Canyon of Provence) with stunning views. A stunning gite complex with pool

 

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Detailed Description - Panoramic Gite Complex

This is a fabulous old stone Mas nestled between the pretty panoramic village of Moustiers Sainte Marie and the Lac de Sainte Croix at the edge of the Gorges du Verdon (The Grand Canyon of Provence) with stunning views.

The property comprises 2 large Gîtes (140 m² and 120 m²) and 2 studios housed within the same Bastide each with independent access and each with private terrace/patio/garden.  In total 9 bedrooms most with their own bathroom. The property can comfortably sleep 18-26 people and has enough space/facilities to feed 24 people in the same place.

The smaller of the 2 Gîtes which has a well within the property has access to both studios if a larger living space was required.

 There is also a small stone cabin with bedroom and toilet and Italian shower room, which is in the process of being finished off. Whilst kitchen facilities have not been planned this could easily be achieved. This is intended to give extra sleeping accommodation to one of the studios.

In addition there is also detailed planning to extend the property by 100 m² single level with mezzanine

The property has a lovely pool 10m x 5m with magnificent views, a large workshop/garage (ripe for conversion if needed) and various other outbuildings including cellar, boiler room and pump house.

This is a lovely property in a wonderful location with stunning views, that works really well as a Gîte complex with the minimal of effort with good returns, that can operate throughout the year and not just the summer months and which is ready to go or alternatively would make a very comfortable large family home , where privacy and independence are needed for relatives and/or friends

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Please note : All room sizes are approximate. MILES IMMOBILIER EURL has made every effort to ensure that the details and photographs of this property are accurate and in no way misleading. However this information does not form part of a contract and no warranties are given or implied

Restored farmhouse with gites Ref J50-127

Restored farmhouse with gites

233 200 Euros

(Including agency fee at 5.67% at buyer’s expense)

Restored farmhouse with gites - Brief Description

Pretty restored stone farmhouse providing a 3 bed roomed principal home with attached Gîte, separate Gîte and numerous outbuildings nestled in the middle of over 3 acres of of gardens and fields and surrounded by peaceful countryside. The property previously run as a bed and breakfast and Gîte, lends itself beautifully to this function with its own vegetable garden, orchard and bee hives for honey production 

 

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