HOUSE FOR SALE
LIMOUSIN

CENTRAL FRANCE, LA CREUSE NEAR TO BOURGANEUF

 

 

 

REDUCED FOR QUICK SALE now 55,000 euros or £42,800

Village house for sale in Central France, La Creuse, Limousin

Close to Bourganeuf & La Souterraine & Benevent l'abbaye

PRIVATE SALE

No agency fees

No gazers/dreamers. ONLY people that have either Sold up in UK, or have mortgage / Cash READY.

 
  

55,000 euros approx £42,800UK GBP

 

By buying privately through  Bob you will save 8,000 euros immediately by not buying through a French immobilier (estate agent). But everyone has to pay the Notaires MAX 7.6% of sale price, usually less if you are not buying with a French Mortgage. You can pay Bob with UK Sterling (saves changing to euros) or Euros.

House details
4 bedroom  'Town House' Solid construction, walls and roof in perfectly good order. (Built like a tardis! deceptively large interior)

Well built solid traditional stone built house pre 1945. Living areas of house in excellent order but needs modernizing/ updating. Good roof and guttering. Oak flooring on stairs and all bedrooms.
Located in a peaceful, quiet Village

Immediately habitable and clean but needs a little modernizing. However it IS on mains drainage.

 

Situated in the picturesque La Creuse region of France.

 

Ground floor:

Above: Entrance Hallway with wood panelled walls. Doors to Garage, Kitchen/Lounge and stairs. Tiled floor. Entrance Hall: 13' x 7'

Above Right: Kitchen: Large window to right, Sink, tiled floor with fireplace and chimney for a wood burner style oven (Aga type) Open plan design into Lounge/diner (to the left)  Kitchen/Diner  9' x 10'

 

Above: Light airy rooms, tiled floors throughout. View from Downstairs Bathroom towards kitchen, lounge/diner to right

Above Right: View from Kitchen towards bathroom (Glassed door) and lounge/diner

 

Above: View from lounge/diner looking towards kitchen, fireplace on left. Floor tiled and large window to rear. Wood paneled walls in Lounge area and door to hallway. Electric heater under window.  Lounge 19' x 16'

Above Right: The fireplace in centre of wall between Kitchen & lounge

 

Bathroom currently located downstairs off Lounge but there is a huge amount of space to create a large new bathroom upstairs. Tiled floor, water heater. Back door leads from bathroom to rear garden. Bathroom  8' x 6'

 

 

 

 

 

 

Above: Raised back Manageable sized Garden with huge wood shed at end ( behind large magnolia) Garden 76' x 35

Above right: Back of house showing back door, Lounge window and white door on right to back of garage' Old disused chimney stack in red brick by downpipe.

 

Double car garage with Toilet & Wine store. door leading into entrance hall. Door at rear into back garden.
Garage  27'.5 x 12'.6 
Wine store  13' x 6'6

 

 

 

 

 

 1st Floor

Above: Solid wood stairs from hallway leading to 4 bedrooms (on right) and Mezzanine (over garage) and attic (Blue door left) Stairs 14' x 3'6

Above right: 1st Bedroom. Solid oak floors throughout. Window to rear.   10'.6'x 8'

Above: Bedroom 2. Window to front, solid oak floor.   11'.6 x 10'.6

Above right: Bedroom 3 Window to rear. Solid oak floor 13' x 10'

Above: Bedroom 4  Window to front, Solid oak floor, Simple built in wardrobe 13' x 8'

Above right: Views from back windows upstairs

Above: Mezzanine over garage View from door at top of stairs. Window at front, stairs leading to attic: Superb opportunity for conversion. Mezzanine   26' x 15'

Above right. Mezzanine view from other end, another window at rear plus an old fireplace

Above and right: ENORMOUS Attic divided into 2 parts. Right photo from top of stairs in mezzanine. Total floor area: 36' x 23' Fabulous chance to convert into more rooms

 
Running costs
Water rates 42 euros a year (whether anyone lives there or not)
Sewerage/ mains drainage 93 euros a year (whether anyone lives there or not)
Tax Fonciere (Council tax) 200 euros a year (whether anyone lives there or not)
Tax d' Habitation (Commune Tax, only if you are living there) 200 euros a year
 
Area
Approx 200 village residents. Small village shop around the corner plus a Garage and Doctors
Nearest Big towns 15 mins drive Bourganeuf & Le Grand Bourg, Benevent L'abbaye & Veilleville (with Train station), all are with Restaurants, shops, all services, pharmacies/bars/ Banks/ cinema/ hospitals and market days.
1 hour to Limoges airport.
Village situated in picturesque 'La Creuse' central France.  La Creuse is pollution free, clean air, 3rd best drinking water in France. Industry consists mainly of Cattle and sheep and timber production.
House not on any flight paths, no trains nearby, no traffic. A saying in La Creuse 'if there is more than 2 cars in front of you....its a traffic jam'
                
The house is only around 40 mins to Limoges and one hour to Limoges airport.
30Mins to Peyrat Le Chateaux and Lac Vassiviere. 

Wildlife and wild flora is in abundance. Roads are almost empty. Crime in this area is virtually unheard of. French people here are very friendly and exceptionally helpful and have no problems with the English living here.

Further photos available to view:  AULON HOUSE

 
BOOKING A VIEWING
 
The house has not been lived in for a number of years.  If you wish to view we prefer one weeks notice, You choose the time and date to suit your travel arrangements and we will travel to meet you at the house. Directions will be sent upon confirmation of date and time.
Just email Bob.
 
VIEWING CRITERIA
 
Bob does insist that if you are interested in viewing:
1) You confirm that you are in a financial position to buy a house in France and are not just 'Browsing' You have either sold or have a mortgage or have money to buy.
2) Tell us you intentions i.e.: If you are thinking of running a business, to live here or are looking for a holiday home.
3) If you have sold up in the UK how far are you in the process?
 
Apologies for having to insist on this but we have been forced into it by too many dreamers with too much time on their hands and no money
Thank you

   If you have any other questions please ask Bob or phone 0033 555 64 48 35   Email BOB 

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