Impressive Quercy ensemble set in 13 acres of land, Tarn-et-Garonne, Occitanie
This handsome and characterful Quercy stone ensemble is set in 13 acres of land and comes complete with with outbuildings, guest cottages and a heated salt water swimming pool. The property is set in a peaceful rural location near Montaigu de Quercy in the Tarn et Garonne area of south west France.
This extensive property is set around a courtyard with the main house, guest cottage, barn and pigeonnier. Two drives from a country lane give access to the property which has plenty of parking space, outside, under the car port or in the barn. The central sunny courtyard is surrounded by the main Quercy stone house with its well alongside, one of the guest cottages, the large stone barn and the Pigeonnier standing guard on the drive.
THE MAIN ACCOMMODATION
The house has a fabulous white stone facade and it isthoroughly renovated withcentral heating ( part underfloor) and double glazing. Entrance hall with terracotta tiled floor and cloakroom.
To the right the informal living room (5.4m x 5.6m) with wood floor, beamed ceiling, feature stone fireplace and sunny double aspect to the gardens. Ground floor bedroom 2 ( 5.3m x 3.6m with terracotta tiled floor, French window to terrace and en-suite shower room anddressing closet. Upstairs is the master suite of spacious double bedroom 1 (6.3m x5.6m) with poplar wood floor, triple aspect to gardens, en suite bath and shower room and walk-in dressing room.
To the left of the entrance hall is the dining room (6.4m x 4.2m) with terracotta tiled floor, exposed rafters and double door leading out to the shady covered dining terrace overlooking the central courtyard. Following is the spacious country kitchen ( 8.0m x 4.1m) with terracotta tiled floor, exposed rafters, fully fitted with units and white goods including gas range. Bootroom leading to the garden.
The salon is really impressive (8.9m x 7.0m) with high ceiling to the rafters, lovely oak wood floor and 5 French windows to terracesfront and rear. Fireplace with insert.
THE GUEST COTTAGE
In the courtyard there is a guest cottage comprising 2 double bedrooms with en-suite shower, and bathrooms and a kitchenette.
The huge stone barn ( 16m x 11m) is the last building in the courtyard and offers ample parking for cars and a large workshop. There's also a pretty Pigeonnier. At the side of the property is the heated salt water swimming pool ( 10m x 5m ) with ample sun terraces, a 24 sqm covered dining terrace with summer kitchen. Also here are two double bedrooms, sharing a shower room, both giving out onto the pool’sterraces. Ideal for friends. The grounds extend to 5.28ha or 13 acres and are mostly grassland suitable for horses, plus a fruit orchard and productive vegetable patch. In all a superb family home, with peace and quiet and views. Possibility of income from letting the guest cottages.
ABOUT THE AREA
This property is set in a rural location with farmland all around, and with its own 13 acres which are mostly grassland, suitable for horses. So, peaceful and private and just a few minutes drive from the market villages of Montaigu de Quercy, Lauzerte and Moissac in the beautiful Tarn et Garonne. The nearest international airport is Toulouse-Blagnac which is approx. 1hr away.
This character property has been renovated to a high standard throughout and is offered in move-into condition!