This unusual property is situated in the hills above Prats de Mollo, which has a range of local amenities and restaurants, and 65km from the Catalan city of Perpignan with its airport, train station and A9 motorway to Spain.
The Mediterranean coast is also just over an hour's drive 65km and the Spanish ski slopes are 54km.
There are 4 more international airports all situated within 2h30min drive, including Girona, Barcelona, Carcassonne and Montpellier.
The main house –
The fully fitted bespoke kitchen was hand crafted from chestnut with marble work surfaces and boasts an AGA with 4 ovens. This spacious kitchen has ample room for a dining table.
The dining room is accessed from the kitchen and has lovely high ceilings, a feature throughout the house and terracotta flooring that also runs throughout the ground floor. There’s a staircase that provides internal access to the cellar and double garage.
The double aspect reception room is a bright comfortable room which enjoys unspoilt views of the surrounding countryside. This spacious room is fitted with a wood burning fireplace and has French doors that lead onto the sunny terrace. Separate French doors lead into the reading room which is in the round tower.
There is also another reception room currently used as a music room.
The beautiful main staircase is made of chestnut and gently winds its way up through the house.
First floor – This floor comprises 5 bedrooms, 2 with balconies and en-suite bathrooms and the master suite also has the tower room, currently used as a dressing room but it is also fitted with acoustic clarity for its previous owner who was a musician
There is also a family shower room, 2 WC’s, an airing cupboard and a study with floor to ceiling bookcases and 2 balconies. Second floor - This has is an en-suite bedroom with its own private sitting room, 2 WC’s and a large gym room, the tower makes a charming bedroom and a large artist’s studio/work room with a balcony.
This versatile house is set on 7,6hectares of land, which comprises gardens and woodland.
The 10 x 5m swimming pool is elevated from the house and offers a stunning aspect of the house and the surrounding countryside. A small stone outbuilding houses the domestic water filtration system.
There is a full-sized tennis court that is need of resurfacing.
Many of the outbuildings continue the completely individual theme of this property.
The Dovecote is in the form of a “Round Tower”.
An unusual “Swan House” accessible by two miniature bridges over the swan pool.
A Guardian's Cottage and a beautiful cut-stone Chapel have excellent rental income potential. At the end of a lawn there is a delightful stone-built garden Play House.
Access to the property is via a 1.8 km private access road through the forest and crossing three bridges over beautiful mountain streams. Half of the road length is leased from the National Forest and is not paved. The forest road adds an additional measure of privacy.
All of the out buildings are in a good state of repair.
- Spezielle Kategorie
- B&B - Gasthaus - Gites
- Extra Info
- Grundstück 5-10 HA
- Wohnfläche (m2)
- 630 m²
- Grundstücksfläche (m2)
- 68.075 m²
- Andere Bäder
- Unterkunft für den Hauswart