Price 700.000 €
Agent fee charged to the seller (consult our rates)
South Ardeche, in the surroundings of the charming town of LES VANS, an exceptional estate that consists of a renovated farmhouse of 354m2 with 2 outbuildings (32m2 and 35m2 with 2 storeys possible) to renovate and a courtyard, dating from the 14th century with 3.6ha of land (forest, meadows, fruit trees, flower beds) bordered by the river Chassezac (for swimming and canoe tripping) in a protected natural area. Source water, and river water for watering. Wood burning stove and fireplace. Septic tank. Broadband Internet. Ideal refuge for artists and nature lovers.
You are looking for an exceptional place that can provides you serenity and peace thanks to the simplicity of a medieval building in the middle of a Mediterranean nature bordered by a beautiful river?
We suggest you to come and discover this unique medieval farmhouse situated in a protected natural area that enjoys a mild climate. A private road leads to this renovated farmhouse. The land stretches down to the river along a forest, two creeks, an orchard and blooming terraces crossed by gravel lanes. Down by the river you’ll discover a beach where you can departure for a canoe trip.
Built against the slope, this U-shaped farmhouse enjoys a courtyard closed by an old dovecote (35m2) and an old barn (45m2) each convertible with in a two storeys dwelling.
A beautiful antic staircase runs from the lowest floor consisting of two vaulted rooms, a covered entrance and an intimate patio, along the courtyard to the living spaces on the ground floor.
The lowest floor can serve as an artist's studio, a film projection room or a relaxation area with a private entrance via a beautiful medieval porch with a modern iron framing.
The living floor consists of a large living room (66m2) with bright stone tiling and a mezzanine (16.5m2). Here remains the old sink as witnesses of the century’s-old occupation of this House. Adjacent to this room is a fitted kitchen of 21m2 with pantry, a toilet and 17m2 covered terrace. Furthermore we find two large bedrooms of 27m2 and 30m2, of which one with a large antique fireplace and a shower accommodation and toilet, the other one where a design stone bath still will be placed. Both rooms have beautiful old stone floors and overlooking view of the countryside.
This unique estate may fit to your request of high quality of life.