Large old silk farm for sale with 6 gites and pool in a village near St Ambroix. Gard

Languedoc-Roussillon, Gard

721.000 € ID: 138967

Large old silk farm with 6 gites, private apartment, and with a restaurant open to public, in an old stone village 3 miles from St Ambroix and 6 miles from Barjac, in the Cèze Valley tourist region, pool, private parking…
Nimes 36 miles, Uzès 20 miles

This lovely stone building is where once upon a time silk worms were raised to provide silk, one of the basic industries of this region.

It has been beautifully converted into 6 gites, which altogether can sleep 33 people. Each gite has independent access.
In addition there is the the ground floor living quarters for the owners…however this could be converted into a 7th gite, or into a multi purpose area (meeting room, sitting room, etc) if the gites were marketed for large groups (anniversaries, birthdays, celebrations).

There is a restaurant with a licence, in the main building, which can hold up to 20 covers. In the season, there are 60 covers on the terrace. There is a professional kitchen, a large larder area, and a “bar”.
There is a swimming pool adjacent, and in the village, in summer, there is a restaurant and bar by the river, where people go to swim.

The medieval market town of St Ambroix, a few minutes away by car, has primary and secondary schools, three supermarkets, and lots of individual food shops. There is a very large lively weekly market, and the town hold many festivals and antique fairs. There is a weekly “vide greniers” every Saturday in the main square. It is just 20 minutes from the beautifully renovated Renaissance village of Barjac, which also holds markets and a very famous antique fair.

In this region swimming is popular in isolated and magical surrounding rivers, and other outdoor activities include canoeing, horse-riding, kayaking, cycling and mountain climbing. There are famous caves including the Caverne Pont d’Arc, with its cave paintings, recently opened to the public. The Ardèche Gorges are very close by and are not to be missed. You can swim in the rivers, go to water parks, visit lovely old walled towns, have a coffee in the sunshine or go wine tasting at one of the many vineyards.

Key characteristics :

  •     Beautiful old building in the centre of a small village
  •     6 gites plus owners' apartment
  •     Sleeps 33 guests
  •     Renowned restaurant on site for up to 60 covers
  •     Large and small pool on site
  •     Private parking
  •     Heart of the Gard tourist region
  •     Excellent turnover…please ask for details

    Beginning with the main house, the silk farm.

    On the ground floor (210m2) you have, on the right side:

  •     Restaurant 41m2, with entrance and WC, looking out onto the terrace
  •     Cellar
  •     Professional kitchen
  •     Reserve
  •     Bureau

    On the left side, currently the owners’ apartment:

  •     Sitting room
  •     Lounge
  •     Kitchen
  •     Office
  •     Cellar
  •     Bedroom
  •     Bathroom

    On the first and second floors:

  •     Gite 1 - 80m2
  •     Gite 2 - 80m2
  •     Gite 3 - 70m2
  •     Gite 4 - 80m2
  •     Gite 5 - 40m2
  •     Gite 6 - 90m2
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    • Datos

      Tipo de Inmueble
      tipo vivienda
      Clase especial
      B&B - huésped
      Tamaño de la parcela
      1.248 m²
      Tamaño de la vivienda
      650 m²
    • Habitaciones

      Cuartos de baño suplementarios
    • características especiales

      • Doble acristalamiento
      • Casa de huéspedes
      • Granero
      • Internet banda ancha
      • Piscina