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

Energy Efficiency Rating - House in Forcalquier

Location of nearest town

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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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French farmhouse with land – Ref 50-283

French farmhouse with land

145 220 Euros

(Including agency fees of 5.67% at buyer’s expense)

Brief Description - French farmhouse with land

Interesting one this. Situated pretty much at the end of a cul de sac in rural Normandy is situated this 3 bedroom detached property. The property benefits from double glazing, electric heating and two woodburning stoves. The configuration is such that as it has two staircases – could easily be made into a 2 bed house with independent 1 bed gite – see the floorplans. Comes with around 2.5 acres of land, a garage and large outbuilding. Only a few kilometres away from small vibrant town with shops and amenities.

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Superb Village House Ref 50-282

Was 265 000 Euros now only 249 950 Euros

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

Superb village house - Brief Description

Nice village house within walking distance of the popular tourist village of Hambye, famous for it 12th Century Benedictine Abbey. The village itself boasts a comprehensive range of shops and amenities for a village with around 1200 inhabitants. The property consists of a three bedroomed (all en-suite) house with additional living space accessed by the second staircase. Tastefully renovated to a high standard in grounds of just under half an acre and additional outbuildings.

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Detailed Description - Superb Village house

The property is situated in the village of Hambye, famous for its Benadictine Abbey. Hambye boasts a good range of shops and amenities – has a good quality restaurant near the Abbey, two bars, supermarket, pharmacy, medical centre, garages etc…

Situated off a quiet lane the property the property has a gravelled driveway with ample parking and ability to do a three point turn. The property is situated on the left of the driveway and is as follows

There s a large lounge with wood burning stove which has been fitted by registered local artisans. Off this the kitchen area leading to a large additional lounge area. To the left of the kitchen is an en-suite bedroom. Stairs to the first floor leads to two further en-suite bedrooms access by the stairs behind the en-suite bedroom. There is another staircase off the additional lounge leading to a large open plan living area with mezzanine and a large wood burning stove. The property could be split between private and B and B usage – lots of potential here too.

The property would be ideal as a B and B arrangement or possibly for anyone with an extended family who wish to maintain some independence. There s about 170 m2 of habitable floor area, grounds of 1870m2 – Some double glazing and is centrally heated and also has two wood burning stoves.

The coast is about 20 minutes away with good range of beaches to choose from on the west coast. Easy reach of the ferry ports of Caen Ouistreham and Cherbourg. Also the ferry port of Granville for access to the Channel Island. The town of Villedieu les Poeles is about ten minutes away and has a mainline train station with direct trains to Paris.

Energy Efficiency Rating

The property uses two kinds of heating and as one of them is wood for which they dont have any receipts the property has not been given a rating as there are no formal receipts.

Location of the nearest town

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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

 

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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House with gite in Normandy Ref 50-272

House with Gite
House with Gite

159 000 Euros

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

Brief Description

Interesting property with potential. This is a deceptively large stone property in a rrual location yet within easy reach of the popular bustling town of Sourdeval in the Department of La Manche in Lower Normandy. There is also a detached building which offers potential and scope for development subject to planning.

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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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