- Luxury Contemporary House in 5 acres
- Beautiful Gascony in S.W. France
- South facing; views to the Pyrenees and Spain
- Highly energy efficient green home
- 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, open plan
- DPE = contact the owners
A luxury contemporary house in South West France with stunning views of the Pyrénées and to Spain. This exceptional property which comprises the house, a sculptor's studio, garage block and fabulous summer kitchen overlooking the pool was created in 2010 to be a highly energy efficient, green home. It sits in around 2 hectares of fully fenced land which includes meadow and woodland, with a very attractive decking woodland terrace overlooking a pond.
The house, which is all on one level, consisting of a large, light filled living room with open plan kitchen, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathroom. The summer kitchen is extremely well equipped and opens onto a covered terrace. There is a triple garage, the studio and storage areas. The spacious property comprises an area of approximately 360 square meters under the cover of a roof and around 200 square meters of tiled terrace, hardwood deckings and heated swimming pool.
ABOUT THE AREA
The house is located midway between the Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts which can be reached easily via a nearby motorway system or by train. There is a major international airport, with over 60 destinations, at Toulouse. This can be reached in around 1 hour by car. There are also airports at nearby Tarbes and Pau. Spain is 40kms away.
The Pyrenee mountains are within sight. Here you will find excellent hiking, riding, skiing, cycling, spas, wildlife etc. There are also multiple ski resorts in both France and Spain, with the nearest being 1.25 hours away by car. There are also numerous local lakes, ornithology, fishing, leisure etc.as well as several golf courses near by. The local village has appeared on the Tour de France cycle calendar, there are flying and paragliding school near by plus award winning rugby and soccer teams.
LOCAL FACILITIES: Shopping is 5 minutes away by car in Boulogne sur Gesse, where you will find banks, medical facilities, schools, supermarkets, hardware, chemist, post office, garages, fuel, tobacconist, garden centre, opticians, hairdressers, wine, cafes and the all important bakers plus an excellent weekly market. Further afield major shopping facilities are available including easy access to Toulouse, one of France's largest cities, which is known as the Pink City because of its beautiful brick buildings.The area also has frequent "vide grenier" collectors markets.
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