Farmhouse with Apartment Barn & Stunning Views, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy and Franche-Comté
Stunning Views and sitting independently on grounds of 4750m2 /1 acre, nestled in a tranquil hamlet situated 10 minutes drive north of the market town of Autun, this very attractive and charming property offers superb uninterrupted views and set within a private environment. The property has a character exterior in the charm of a Morvan Farmhouse coupled with a contemporary and traditional interior of a charming country cottage. Great location for tranquility without being isolated.
The property is situated at the end of the hamlet and is entered along a gravel driveway to a parking area and comprises a habitable house on two levels which incorporates a spacious independent upper level self contained apartment sleeping up to 6 persons. The house is elevated above basement cellars, has a large independent barn/stable block, a large mature gardens and has been carefully refurbished to a high quality and still retains many of its original features; fireplaces, wood and clay tile flooring, oak beams and stone features this is coupled with the addition of practical and pleasing contemporary furnishings and comforts.
The house consists of an entrance directly to the kitchen which has floor and wall units fitted with a dishwasher, oven, hob and extractor fan. The living room incorporates a dining area has a classic Burgundy stone fireplace and the patio doors opening to an elevated balcony terrace providing magnificent views across the garden to the countryside and the town of Autun. The master bedroom has a cosy sitting/TV room and an en suite bathroom; corner bath, shower, wash basin and toilet. At the other end of the house there is a guest bedroom and a shower room with laundry facilities and a toilet.
The upper floor is independent from the main house and accessed by an external stone staircase which leads to an open plan living room and bedroom suite with exposed oak beams and a mix of wood and clay tiled flooring. There is also a bathroom with toilet. This area is self contained and could easily provide a source of Bed & Breakfast income.
The gardens surround the house and barn and are mainly grass areas with mature trees (cherry, apple & pear), shrubs and flowering plants. Selected areas have been designated for sitting and enjoying the splendour and tranquillity of the location.
The barn is built from stone, has a ground level with a central walk-way, several horse boxes and storage areas, a second level which in the past was an artists studio is floored and accesed by a was. ooden staircase. Both of these areas are suuitable to convert to more habitable areas.
The property is in good habitable condition, offers privacy and for those seeking a tranquil setting but without being remote.