A recently renovated, beautifully furnished and fully equipped 250 square metre stone barn and pool on 4.5 hectares of fields and forest. Located at 650 metres in the Pyrenees mountains of southwest France, the property offers stunning views of the Aspe Valley and mountain peaks of over 2000 meters. No near neighbors ensures privacy and tranquility.
Formal living and dining areas with ceramic wood burning stove (Kacheloffen) of 54m2. The large country kitchen provides scope for relaxing meals and lounging. Relax or dine on the extensive decks and terraces as you take in the spectacular views. Two double bedded rooms, one twin bedded room, each with their own bathroom or shower room.
Top floor: Master suite level large double bedroom with 180 degree views of the mountains. Galleried reading library/video/TV room and panoramic skylights offers dramatic mountain views by day and starlight skies by night. Large bath and shower room.
Middle floor: Spacious and inviting living with fireplace and mountain views from all windows open to spacious dining area for 8. Double bedroom with en suite shower room.
Ground floor: Open plan, fully equipped kitchen and lounge with table for 8. Twin bedded room. Large shower room. Laundry room.
Valley and mountain walks start from the door as the property is situated within the National Park. All amenities available within 10 minutes. 30 minutes to the market town of Oloron Sainte Marie, 45 minutes to the Jurancon vineyards, 30 minutes to a total change of scene across the border in Spain, Pau Airport and TGV station in 60 minutes, Biarritz airport, beaches in 90 minutes. Three ski resorts within 30-40 minutes. 9x4 salt water pool with telescopic cover.
Ideal for nature lovers, skiers, hikers,writers, photographers, cyclists. The Tour de France routinely passes within 3 km of the property.
Points to consider for parties including children - safety first:
As described above, the property has three bedrooms, one on each of three floors, two flights of stairs inside, there are steps outside descending to the pool and the pool is private in that it is not visible from the deck or ground floor. Because of safety considerations we recommend that the property is suitable for children over the age of 15 and all children must be supervised.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Biarritz/Bayonne 140 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||8 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pau, Toulouse, Bordeaux 60 km, Nearest railway: Oloron Ste Marie (Regional), Pau (TGV) 30 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|