Nature and authenticity are keywords to describe Limousin. Hills and forests studded with many lakes, ponds and waterways make this region a magnet for nature lovers. Fans of open air sports will also find what they are looking for. Hiking, fishing, riding and sailing are all on the programme. You can very easily find houses for sale in Limousin, some in need of renovation for diy fans. Property is affordable in the countryside as well as in Limoges or one of the picturesque villages of Mortemart or Turenne: so, why hesitate? And guarantee of quality: many painters have fallen in love with the beautiful of the Limousin landscapes.
Peaceful countryside, with green farmland, lots of ponds and the Limousin hills, Haute-Vienne is a very 'green' department. But it is also a place that is loaded with history, with De Chalus, where Richard the Lionheart died at the tragic site of Oradour-sur-Glane means the past is still very present. As to the question of property, Haute-Vienne offers all sorts of property at prices which are often very affordable. So, you have the choice: a farm house with land in Bellac, a beautiful apartment in a private mansion at the heart of Limoges, or a historic residence next to the chateau of Châlus. Finally, a good Limousin hotpot should sort you out after a day of cycling in the Limousin hills.
Limoges old town
Big forests and moors, the Dordogne Gorges and green meadow-land make Corrèze a department where nature is relatively intact, much to the pleasure of hikers and fishing enthusiasts. Lovers of old buildings will also love the astonishing villages and magnificent fortifications. Property in Corrèze is extremely varied and suitable for all budgets. One can find a lot of building land or farm cottages to renovate. But if you prefer not to have anything to do, you will find a lovely renovated house in Turenne, or a beautiful split level apartment in Brive-le-Gaillarde. Why not invest in a character property in Collonges-la-Rouge to welcome the many tourists who visit the town every year?
House in Collonges-la-Rouge, Corrèze
The price of houses for sale in Creuse is especially low! Between the wild plateau of Millevaches, Lake Vassivière and the magnificent Chabrières Forest, Creuse is a special destination for people looking for greenery and authenticity. This is a department where it is easy to resource oneself! What better for this than to get into a renovation project in the quiet of the countryside? Property in Creuse offers many old houses for sale at very affordable prices. But you might also fall in love with a lovely contemporary house in Guèret, a town house in La Souterraine, or a historic manor house near Aubusson. And, when it is time for afternoon tea, there is the real pleasure of a Creuse cake with hazelnuts!
The village of Aubusson