Silk farm beautifully restored with good taste, main house and three independent apartments set round an interior courtyard, in the countryside, surrounded by fields of agricultural land, close to motorway. At the moment
and for the last seventeen years this house has been used for holiday
letting accommodation and bed and breakfast.
The main house comprises of on the ground floor, a sitting room 20m² with an open fireplace, and a vaulted ceiling. Large farmhouse kitchen with a gas Aga.
On the first floor there are two bedrooms, one with a bathroom en suite 25m², and one with a separate shower room/toilet 20m².
On the second floor there is another bedroom 20m² with a bathroom en suite and an office which could be used as another bedroom 20m². This has a beautiful oak floor, low beams.
Apartment 1. 75M² has a stone stair way leading from the courtyard up ten steps to the front door. It has a sitting room with a pine wooden floor and American kitchenette,35m², one double bedroom,15m², wardrobe and shower en suite and a separate toilet. This apartment looks over the pool.
There is another large bedroom leading from the courtyard down one step,
25m² with a large walk in storage cupboard and a bathroom en suite.
Apartment 2. 80M² Large spacious apartment on the ground floor. Entrance from parking area or courtyard. Sitting room/ dining area and American kitchen 50m², very charming. Two bed
rooms one 13m² with a bathroom en suite and the other 17m² with a shower room en suite.
Apartment 3. 90M². Large spacious sitting/dining area 50m² looking over courtyard. Kitchen and shower room. Two bedrooms one 20m² overlooking fields of corn and sunflowers. The other 15m² overlooking the porch area where you can sit and have breakfast and look at the mountains. It has it's own separate entrance from the parking area and porch up ten steps.
Grounds 2469m² running around the house. At the front south facing is a garden with a beautiful swimming pool 11 x 4 m². There is a heating pump to heat the pool with if required. Large Horse Chestnut tree, Walnut, apple, pear, and plum trees. Over the gate leading into the courtyard is a vine. At the back of the house is a washing line and vegetable patch. Fig and peach trees. At the front of the house there are fig trees.
In the courtyard there are two caves to keep the tools and the wine.
The roof is sound and we have replaced many of the windows with double glazed ones.
The house is near to two local villages, 3klm, both which have schools for primary children, good bakers and grocers and is 5lm from the charming town of Montelimar which has all the necessary schools, colleges, banks,shops etc. One and a half hours drive from Lyon, and Marseille and forty minutes to Avignon.
This is a well loved house by many people and is looking for somebody to buy it and love it as much as we have. It would be very suitable for someone looking for a retirement project or a family.
Price € 695,000
Not including notarial fees, registration and land registration fees.
Price / sq metre: €/m² 1,381.71
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