Imposing manoir in Gascony with outstanding architectural features
Dating from the 16 & 18 centuries, the house is believed to have ecclesiastical origins. Since the 1990's the property has been continually refined, with architectural elements and interiors sourced from France, Spain and Morocco, to become an international home of exceptional charm and character.Further information including floorplans and additional images are available by request within a DEDICATED MICROSITE.This extraordinary property has been restored to an impeccable standard. Outstanding features include; high ceilings, period stone fireplaces, antique terra cotta floors and multiple tall windows creating wonderfully light interiors. Adding to the sense of drama and height, both the main salon and monumental staircase are open to galleries above. The kitchen, salon and dining rooms are ideal for family living and entertaining and areas to relax include two adjoining libraries, billiards and TV room. Additional accommodation includes a spacious loft conversion, currently configured for teenagers and two charming self-contained cottages each with kitchenette, bedroom and bathroom. From the main house there are multiple openings onto a paved courtyard and terraces link with skillfully planted and landscaped areas with long vistas to a distant hill village. An extravagant changing room wing leads through to salt water swimming pool with a private sun deck. A hard tennis court is ideally set on a lower terrace and a walled garden and orchard surround the hamlet chapel. Separate outbuildings provide equipment stores, garaging and stable block with backup generator plant. Approximately 2 hectares in all.The furniture and collections that furnish the property are for sale by separate negotiation.
The property sits on elevated ground within the bounds of a peaceful hamlet overlooking un-spoilt rolling countryside. Conveniently positioned for the prefectural town of Auch and Toulouse airport 73km to the east. The Pyrenees, Atlantic coast and Spain are all within easy reach.