Situated at the end of a short drive off the D35, the property was originally a water mill and has been tastefully renovated.
It sits in almost 2 acres of ground just outside the picturesque Bastide village of Bassoues.
On the ground floor there is a large salon with wood-burning stove, a smaller sitting room with a wood-pellet stove and a large farmhouse kitchen with a range-style cooker and dining table for eight, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment and a second small fridge and a coffee machine.
There is also a well equipped utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer, a downstairs shower room/toilet and a store room. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms ( one king, two doubles and one twin), 3 further bathrooms ( 2 with bath and shower, one with shower only) .
A cot,high chair and toddler bed guard are available.
The front of the house has a large south-facing shaded terrace with wooden table and chairs- opposite this is a rockery with steps leading to a lawned area where there is an attractive figure of eight shaped swimming pool.
Wi-fi is available and a land-line phone for local calls (there is no mobile signal in the house).
The house is well-equipped with Television (French and UK Channels),DVD player,and IPod Dock. There is a selection of books, CDs, DVDs, jigsaws and games available.
The rest of the grounds are laid to grass with an orchard containing various fruit trees. On the other side of the drive there is a field of walnut trees.
The property enjoys a peaceful setting among the surrounding fields and is about a fifteen minute walk from the village where there are two restaurants, a post office, village shop and a depot de pain.
The nearest small towns, Mirande amd Marciac both have a weekly market, various supermarkets and restaurants, banks with ATM and other shopping facilities.Get the full listing »