Detached, stone built, renovated property with garden and garage for sale in the medieval village of Cordes-sur-Ciel. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, delightful large open plan sitting room/dining room/kitchen. An « upside down » house making the most of the views and the light and also giving easy access from the kitchen out to the garden
- Type of property : House
- Area : 120 m²
- Bedrooms : 3
- Bathrooms : 2
- Nearest Town or Village : Cordes sur Ciel
Once an old smithy bought in a very dilapidated condition, the house was completely renovated in 2010 All the windows and doors are double-glazed, the walls and ceilings are insulated, there are electric radiators throughout and a very efficient Jôtul wood-burning stove in the sitting room. The house is very economical to run.
The house is situated more to the bottom of Cordes so an easy walk to the shops, restaurants and bars. The road is residents only so parking is not an issue. The garage (24m²) has a large sliding door. Stone steps on either side of the house lead up to a passageway that runs along the whole of the back of the house and then up to the garden.
Ground Floor :
Entrance hall : 3,7m x 2,1m = 7.8 m². Tiled floor, one stone dressed wall. To the left :
Bedroom 1 : 4,4m x 3,2m = 14.1 m² . Carpet, window and and French door out to the front of the house.
Laundry room: 2,6m x 2m = 5.2 m² Plumbing for a washing machine, electric water heater, plenty of room for coats and shoes and storage.
To the right of the front door, a small corridor leads to the bathroom and bedroom 2.
Bathroom :3m x 1,89m = 5.7m² : Bath with overhead shower attachment, washbasin set on an antique cupboard, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2 : 4,1m x 3,1m = 12.7 m² Carpet, large wardrobe with sliding glass doors, double French doors out to the front of the house
From the entrance hall the staircase leads up to the
1st Floor :
Living room Sitting room/dining room/kitchen 12m x 4,5m = 54m². Double aspect windows and glazed doors to the front of the house and back garden making this room very light High, beamed ceiling, Jôtul wood-burning stove.
Kitchen/dining room : Fitted floor and wall units on 2 walls plus an island unit including large single sink and drainer, ceramic hob, extractor fan, built in eye level oven, dishwasher. Steps up into the garden.
At the sitting room end a hallway leads to a
Shower room : 2,6 x 1,9m = 5.2 m² walk in shower, washbasin set in a vanity unit, WC and heated towel rail. This shower room was completed in 2015
Bedroom 3 : 4,4m x 3,2m = 14.1 m². Wood flooring, beamed ceiling, double aspect French doors, one leading out to the stone steps at the side of the house. Wardrobe with sliding glass doors. Above the shower room with access from this bedroom a mezzanine has been created for more useful storage space.
Garden and Outbuildings:
The garage : 6m x 4m = 24 m² double sliding door, cement floor and a well, supplemented by rain water from the roof, used for watering the garden.
Le jardin : 10m x 8m = 80 m².A little paradise!Walled courtyard garden with flower borders, a tiled area and a dining terrace under a pergola.