South Burgundy. 45 minutes from station with high speed TGV rail service, 1 hr 35 min from Lyon, 2 hr 15 min from Geneva.
Just off a country road you will find this sumptuous manor house which dates back to the 18th century.
Situated on a hillside, away from prying eyes, it benefits from an exceptional location with a dreamy rural landscape.
The property is accessed through a large, shady courtyard, with an imposing stone barn to one side, the roof of which has been completely refurbished and to the other side a small house for renovationkkk, ideal for conversion into a gite or house for your guests.
At the bottom of the courtyard there is a small wall with old railings and pretty stone pillars behind which stands this elegant building.
Having a south-facing aspect, it offers an exceptional panoramic view of the bocage countryside which is a feature of this area.
A recent, striking renovation has upgraded the property with all comforts with delightful simplicity while retaining its original spirit.
Offering approx. 270 m2 living space, the property comprises on the ground floor: a raised entrance with external staircase, a central staircase which is enhanced by its lovely wrought iron handrail.
On one side there is a large sitting room which has retained its wooden panels, French style ceiling and fireplace and on the other side a light dining room with fireplace where you can spend pleasant family moments.
Then,opening onto the garden, there is a fully equipped kitchen with an impressive Cornue oven which creates a welcoming atmosphere.
Further on is a utility room with a dedicated boiler/laundry room with WC.
First floor: a wide landing leads to a first bedroom with private bathroom with a very nice Burgundy stone floor with WC, then 3 more bedrooms including one with a bathroom and WC, also with Burgundy stone floor.
The original ceilings and wooden floors have been carefully retained.
Above the insulated attic with very nice exposed beams could easily be converted to provide more bedrooms.
Then, the entrance hall leads to a vaulted cellar with a very nice original stone staircase.
The 4700 m2 grounds comprises a pretty enclosed courtyard with hundred year old trees, an old walled garden and a large ornamental south-facing garden with a 8 x 4 swimming pool.
The view stretches to infinity and is an invitation to relaxation and meditation.
The generous proportions of this house would suit a large family.
It is also the ideal place for a tourist project.
Price € 685,000
Price / sq metre: €/m² 2,537.04
Number of mandate: 1015
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Agency: Agence Imo de Charme