Superb Manoir in the South of France

€1,195,000

Description

The superb manoir consist of the Manor house, the Guest house, the Farm house, the Cottage and the huge Pigeonnier set on 24Ha meadows and forest.

The manoir  is completely restored to a very high standard, with the use of authentic local materials.

The manor house is located in the midst of a spacious lanes surrounded by natural and planted woodland and offering lovely views on the pigeonnier and the Château of Biron. In the year 2000 important restoration works have been done on it in the respect of its original style, authentic chimneys, beamed ceilings, all exterior and most interior walls in natural stones, many character features.
Electrics and heating are new and, where possible, floor heating has been installed.
The new central heater works on gas provided by an underground central gas tank.

On the other side an independent guest apartment has been made bordering a beautiful stone terrace with a round plant arrangement. The guest apartment comprises an old bread oven, kitchen, shower, toilet and bedroom with three beds. All inside walls are in natural stone.
Two French windows open unto the nice terrace. Left from the terrace is a big 120 m² barn that could be used as a stable for horses.

There is a “managers” house between the mansion and the cottage comprising a bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, living room, office and terraces.

Hundred meters from the manor house is an independent and sunny cottage of 55 m² comprising a bedroom, kitchen, shower room and toilet.

At the entrance of the property you will find the Farm house, completely restored individual house with authentic beams, bread oven and 2 cellars and a barn. Excellent condition double glazed, cv and under floor heating on fuel.

There is a covered heated pool of 6 x 13 meters that can be heated. It has roman steps, under water lights and new machinery. The children’s pool in the form of a fish also has under water lights and a fountain.

The tennis court has been made in the year 2000 and resurfaced in 2018, also there are two practice greens.

The pigeonnier is about 10 meters high and 8 meters wide and has inside over 1000 cut out places for doves. It is one of the most beautiful pigeonniers in the region and in an amazingly excellent condition. We have always been very grateful to have this beautiful building on our grounds, as a solid witness of so many ages and ages ago.
It could be used in different ways as the installing of water and electrics have already been prepared.

There is a gorgeous private valley with stream and lovely old stone bridges and interesting views. The property is surrounded by a tranquil countryside with here and there some agricultural activity. The landscapes are rolling with woodlands, panoramic views and some old farms.

In the year 2000 important restoration works have been done on it in the respect of its original style and with authentic local materials.

All sewage and underground cables have been renewed and a watering spray system has been installed.

The property is in an excellent condition.

Amenities:

Gauvadun is a small southwestern village of France. Located close to the Dordogne, the village is not far from the tourist mecca in the region.

The village charm today by its typical Chateau Gauvadun, its stone houses and beautiful cultural and historical heritage. It is also ideally situated for exploring the charms of the region, that is nature, architectural, or gourmet with foie gras, the wine or the duck breasts.

Difficult to resist the beauty of this area, especially in the small town of Siorac-en-Périgord that exudes happiness and the peace and quiet!

There are two golf courses close by, Lolivarie  Golf Club, Le Golf de la Forge and Golf & Country club Villeneuve.

There is a train station in Fumel, connections to Villeneuve sur Lot and Bordeaux or Bergerac ). Super market, petrol station, bank, restaurants, baker, schools and all kind of other shops. For your flights,  Bergerac Airport with direct connection to several destinations in the UK,  Netherlands and Belgium is at 50 minutes and the international airports of Bordeaux and Toulouse at about 2 hours.

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Additional Details

  • Habitable space
    >500 m2
  • Garage / Barns
    3
  • Plot
    24 Ha
  • Heated pools
    6 x 13 plus paddling pool
  • View
    Forest, meadows, small valley, Chateau Biron