Nestled amidst the sweeping scenic landscapes of garrigue and lavender fields, this alluring 4-bedroom farmhouse benefits from the charm of rural French architecture. Tucked away in the exquisite province of Languedoc-Roussillon, Gard, nestled in the warmth of Uzès, France, this beautiful haven is a seamless blend of tradition and modern aesthetics. The farmhouse, set in approximately 2 acres of land, underwent a comprehensive renovation between 2015 and 2016, that catapulted its look into the 21st century while still preserving its historic charm.
As you step foot into this rural sanctuary, you will be welcomed by a living space of 140m2 spread across two separate dwellings. The main living quarters extend over two levels. On the top level, the striking 40m2 living room instantly catches your gaze with its high ceilings and authentic exposed beams. Tranquillity is ensured with a private master bedroom that boasts a modern bathroom and a dedicated dressing room. This level is also equipped with a convenient laundry area and an isolated toilet.
Decend to the ground floor and find tranquility in the inviting hall with a quaint mezzanine that doubles up as an additional sleeping area, a guest bedroom, and a shower room fitted with another toilet. The first part of the house is adjoined by another distinguished section situated entirely on ground level. This delightful space houses a kitchen/dining room, an additional bedroom with an en-suite shower room and toilet, and a second bedroom or a 20m2 living room. This area emits a cozy ambience with a snugly installed wood stove and exposed stone walls. The 3 rooms are crowned with double-glazed French windows that lead out onto a vibrant garden, filling the rooms with beaming sunlight.
Outside, a long driveway, flanked by vibrant lavender and broom, guides you to a spacious parking area that can accommodate multiple vehicles. The farmhouse is enveloped by around 2 acres of land primarily located at the front and the eastern side. The property also boasts electric underfloor heating, radiators, and a cozy wood stove for winter months, coupled with excellent insulation of the walls and roof. An add-on is the septic tank and extra storage space tucked under the terrace.
Moving beyond the confines of this alluring farmhouse, you find yourself in the mesmerizing town of Uzès. A vibrant hub with a rich amalgamation of history, culture, and rural charm nestled in southern France's Gard department. The endearing town prides itself in hosting a collection of Roman ruins and medieval monuments that offer a nostalgic nod to its history. Blessed with a delightful Mediterranean climate, Uzès basks in ample sunshine throughout the year, while offering varying temperatures with the changing seasons.
Life in Uzès is an adventurer's dream come true, with a treasure trove of outdoor activities from hiking, cycling, and kayaking, to horseback riding, bird watching, and fishing. The region also boasts of a rich gastronomic culture with key ingredients such as local herbs, mushrooms, and vegetables featuring in its traditional dishes. With an established infrastructure and excellent connectivity to key cities like Nimes and Montpellier, purchasing property in Uzès paves the path to a fulfilling rural lifestyle, firmly rooted in a community-driven ethos.
Living in a farmhouse, particularly this one, means waking up to the chirping of birds, breakfast with a stunning sunrise view, and evening strolls in the vast open swaths of land. It's about living with a pace set by nature, rather than technology. Imagine settling down with a good book by the wood stove as the evening transitions into a peaceful and starry night.
At a glance, this 4-bedroom farmhouse priced at 445,000 is more than just a property; it’s a lifestyle, a haven, and a dream turned reality. Uniting contemporary comfort with rustic allure and the enriching rural lifestyle, this property undoubtedly stands as an ideal haven for those yearning for peace, serenity, and the charm of the French countryside.