Extraordinary Auvergnat house with fantastic views over the Lot valley
In the Châtaignerai, a beautiful area in the rural Cantal, you will find this special house with a wide view over the hills and the winding Lot valley. During the renovation, the authentic Auvergnat house with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is connected to the former barn, creating a special and spacious home. The house is located higher in the valley near a picturesque village on the river. The view and the environment are absolutely beautiful. A special house in a special place.
This house is situated on a plot of 1670 m2 with a living space of 185 m2 over 3 floors. There are 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. There is an indoor garage carport and a spacious workshop that can also be used as living space.
The ground floor of the house has a large living / dining kitchen (20 m2) with all appliances, a utility room (9 m2) with washing machine connection and a shower room (2.3 m2) with toilet and sink.
The ground floor of the barn consists of a large space (20 m2) that is currently used as storage space and workshop. This space can easily be used as living space if required. Between the house and the barn is a spacious indoor carport / garage (25 m2).
A wooden staircase leads to a large and cozy living / dining room (39 m2) with wooden floor, exposed beams, huge fireplace with wood burning stove and a TV / office niche (5.5 m2). The connecting area between the house and the barn (above the carport) offers a balcony / veranda (7.4 m2) with glass sliding doors overlooking the valley, two bedrooms (20 and 11 m2) and a family bathroom (4 m2) with bath, washbasin and toilet. Above the barn is a bedroom (2.8 x 2.5 m2) with a walk-in closet (5 m2), high beamed ceiling and views over the valley.
From the living / dining room a staircase leads to the second floor of the house. Here you will find a large bedroom (22 m2) with en-suite bathroom (5 m2) with bath, sink and toilet.
In front of the house there is a small garden with a large wooden terrace, lawn and flower beds with mature plants and shrubs. You can park your car (s) under the indoor carport or next to the shed. At the back and side of the house are forest plots with oak, beech and chestnut trees. Across the road is a large garden with an abundance of flowers, shrubs, trees, a vegetable garden and some productive nut and pecan trees.
A location like this is rare: Sunny, surrounded by beautiful nature and overlooking the beautiful Lot valley. Near a picturesque village on the river with a good restaurant, terraces, a supermarket and a real castle. Most facilities in the charming towns of Montsalvy and Entraygues sur Truyere. In the larger cities of Aurillac and Rodez, both within an hour’s drive, all amenities can be found. Rodez has an international airport. All water sports at the river Lot, skiing at a short 1 ½ hour drive.
This extraordinary house has been completely renovated and insulated. Apart from one bedroom window, the entire house has double glazing. The fosse septique is up to standard and all technical inspections have been carried out. This house is ready to move in. The combination of a large and special house in typical Auvergnat style with the perfect location with fantastic views makes this object an ideal home for wonderful (family) holidays, permanent living and / or chambres d’hotes. A house that you must see. Certainly at this price.
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