Exclusive to Christie's International Real Estate: This prestigious Chartreuse from 1690 is situated on the edge of two regions of character: Bordeaux and Périgord and more particularly the Bergerac area.
The property has retained much of its character through very characteristic features such as tiled floors and high beamed ceilings. The chartreuse consists of an entrance hall leading either side to two bedrooms and a bathroom, a snug, living room, kitchen, dining room, two bedrooms and a bathroom, all of this accommodation is on the same level.
The property also includes an independent apartment, recently used as office space, however there are three spacious rooms, with space to develop further into the attic and tower-room.
The character of the whole estate is reinforced by the presence of a barn, a cellar and an existing wine tasting room with stairs leading to a first floor.
The gardens are very well maintained and are full of mature bushes, trees, shrubs and flowers. The property has three entrances, all with electric gates.
The property is in a village with a restaurant, épicerie, doctor, hairdresser, post office, nursery for small children, and petit beauty salon.
Properties such as this are increasingly rare and sought-after in a rapidly expanding market for prestigious historic properties. This strong demand is due to the growing interest of buyers in the rich and eventful history of this region of Aquitaine, a land of passages, agricultural traditions and multiple historical influences.
It is also based on a real proximity to the city of Bordeaux, the regional capital, with its centuries-old history and rich architectural heritage. Bordeaux, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers the owner of a prestigious property all the luxury services, shops, restaurants and theatres that one could wish for.
Finally, the proximity of a major railway station and an international airport serving France, the main European capitals and the entire Mediterranean basin is a guarantee of openness to the world, which is an essential asset in terms of enjoyment and development of the exceptional property presented here.
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