Beautiful Domain of the 16th century with pool and 28 ha.
MONTIGNAC, DORDOGNE, Aquitaine
This beautiful house is called here the castle, L-shaped, it offers 320m ² of habitable surface with beautiful features (fireplaces, stone floors and beautiful parquet floors, lintels and stone sink)(all original features), terraces around the whole property : inside the courtyard and and outside facing the 28 hectares of land, a swimming pool, adjoining stone barn, a restored dovecote, another separate stone build barn currently used as garage.
The land of 28 hectares of meadows and woods with 2 buildings / stables with water and electricity.
The entrance(6.5m²) of the house has a pisé floor and exposed stone walls. On the right side of the entrance at the right wing, are 2 large rooms (2x20m²). The staircase which leads to the enormous attic is next those rooms. The boiler room (10.5m²) is facing the entrance. This part could be transformed with the adjoining barn (60m²), to an independent spacious cottage, or it could keep his function as barn for wood supply: garage and other storage.
The kitchen (35m² with a large monumental chimney and the original beautiful stone floor is on the left of the right wing of the entrance.
Next to the kitchen is the large living/dining room (55m²) with majestic chimney and flag stone flooring (the so called stones of Ajat (a village nearby)) in square shapes of 30x30cm.
In the extension we find the bathroom (12m²) with bath, toilet, washbasin and bidet. The bedroom (23m²) next to this bathroom has a nice chimney.
(The landing with a beautiful stone build staircase brings us to the first floor. Storage under the stairs.) In the extension of the ground floor we find an apartment with a living/dining room of 24m² and kitchen (31m²) with stone build fireplace, a laundry, a bathroom (10m²) with bidet, 2 sinks, bath and shower and a bedroom (20m²) with wooden floor.
On the first floor we find a large bedroom (25m²) with fireplace and walnut parquet flooring in the Versailles style, with bathroom (14m²) with washbasin, bidet bath and shower and separate toilet.
On the rightside of the landing (walnut paquet again), a third bedroom (20m²) also with chimney. A room (no 4) of 20m² with walnut parquet flooring with bathroom (12m²) with sink. Separate toilet very spacious.
All rooms have double-glazed windows or (french) doors.
A restored dovecote (16m²) is just at the outside of the gate. The stone building used as a garage is about 10x5m².
A stone build staircase outside, which leads to the rooms is overlookig the swimmingpool in the courtyard. The property is enclosed by a gate.
Pool has a surface of 10x5m ² and has terraces all around.
Technical room with new pumps for the swimming pool. The liner of the pool dates from 2010.
All the terraces, on the courtyard side and the exterior terraces on the land side have been redone. The exterior stone build walls are all decrepit and jointed.
Beautiful entrance with large iron gate preceded by a lane of plane trees guides you to this superb property which could function as a beautiful tourist/rental property or could be a big and lovely family home.
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Dordogne is France at its finest: romantic, green, culture, good food, wine and very important.....beautiful and affordable property!
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