4 bed Character Property, France – ID: 5965576
Property Gallery and Description
This lovely property has a long and certified history, dating from 16th Century (1555), and is located in a large village in the Uzes area, Languedoc Roussillon. It has seen many changes and is today presented with all modern luxuries and stylish, but restrained, fixtures and fittings. An internal elevator connects the main floors. In spite of the modern interior which is light and bright throughout, there are many original features too. The centre with all its shopping is literally on the doorstep. The environment is quiet and refined and you can enjoy the Provencal sunshine on the sunny first floor terrace with built-in BBQ.
Description of the Building
The house offers 235m≤ on 3 floors + the attic room
Ground floor: The house is entered through a heavy and ancient door, with all the original locks - a work of art in itself. Thereís access from the garage, which is suitable for a small car, into the entrance hall. Storage is available under the central access staircase and in one of many built-in cupboards located throughout the house. The main room at this level is the Ďsalon díhiverí 27m≤ and beyond this is a workshop/office/utility room of 17m≤. There is access downstairs from the workshop to the vaulted wine cellar, which is ideal for your collection of fine wines and store which is always cool at 15-17C on the lower floor 29m≤. The laundry room 6m≤ is also on the ground floor, as is the entrance to the elevator which connects all main floors.
First floor: The original 16th Century circular stone staircase is restored and connects the main floors of the house and at this level, the hallway from the stairs retains its original mini-columns and floor tiles. It is a beautiful feature. The equipped kitchen 10m≤ is here and includes all fitted appliances and has access to the terrace 35m≤ and summer kitchen/BBQ. The light and bright salon and dining room, with French doors to the terrace, offers 40m≤ including the elevator access. Thereís a pleasant bedroom 15m≤ and separate bathroom/wc.
Second floor: Up the stairs or elevator, we arrive at the anti-chamber and dressing room 20m≤ again with built-in cupboards and wc. On one side, thereís a huge bedroom 27m≤, which presently forms the library and sumptuous office. Thereís a staircase from this room to the attic spare room/playroom 26m≤. On the other side is another bedroom 20m≤ with lovely views over the rooftops. Off the bedroom we find a nicely fitted en-suite bathroom 7m≤.
Garage and store: At 14m≤ this is suitable for a small car.
Terrace: This is on the first floor level, 35m≤. It is not overlooked. Itís in the sun for a good part of the day. At one end is a built-in summer kitchen and BBQ. Itís a haven of peace and quiet.
235m≤ of superior quality, tastefully decorated home with original features. The house is double glazed throughout with top-of-the-range sealed units. There are electric shutters to most windows, heating is by electric radiant panels or reversible air-conditioning, ADSL is available. Naturally, everything is fully functional.
Itís surely a home from which to best encounter and enjoy life in the real Provence. Ideal as a holiday home or a long term residence.