Charming 5-Bed Countryside Retreat with Pool & Income Potential in Duras, Aquitaine

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Duras, Aquitaine, 47120, France, Duras (France)

5 Bedrooms · 3 Bathrooms · 216Floor area



No parking

5 Bedrooms

3 Bathrooms




Not furnished


Nestled in the picturesque setting of Duras within the Aquitaine region, this charming five-bedroom house captures the essence of French countryside living, making it an ideal choice for those contemplating relocation or seeking a quaint family home abroad. Positioned between the towns of Duras and Marmande, the property flaunts timeless architecture alongside modern amenities, providing a seamless blend of comfort and rustic charm.

Upon entering the property, residents are met with a welcoming entrance hall that leads into a spacious living room, perfect for family gatherings and cozy evenings. The main house also accommodates a formal dining room, where large windows bathe the space in natural light, offering tranquil views of the surrounding greenery. An additional garden room offers a serene retreat, ideal for enjoying the panoramic country vistas or delving into a good book.

The ground floor of this elegant home includes a versatile bedroom equipped with a toilet, and a separate bathroom, ensuring convenience for guests or family members. The kitchen area is well-appointed, leading to a practical laundry room, and a workshop/storage area adjacent to a traditional basement wine cellar, perfect for enthusiasts of French viticulture.

Continuing to the first floor, the family home includes two more bedrooms and a shower room, each space reflecting a homely ambiance and comfortable living conditions. Additionally, the property features a guest annexe derived from an impressive barn conversion, offering an expansive 67 square meters of open plan living/dining and a fitted kitchen. This annexe is a fantastic space for hosting visitors or could serve as a potential income source if rented out. It also includes two bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor, fully equipped for family and guests.

The grounds of the property are as impressive as the interior, featuring a covered south-facing terrace which leads to an extensive garden predominantly laid to lawn. It’s a perfect play area for children and a serene setting to unwind amidst nature. The garden also boasts a well-maintained above-ground swimming pool measuring 10x5 meters, a greenhouse, and a potager surrounded by fruitful trees and vines, ideal for those with a green thumb.

Amenities Include:
- Double glazing
- Oil-fired central heating
- Basement wine cellar
- Laundry room
- Workshop/storage space
- Above-ground swimming pool
- Greenhouse and potager
- Fruit trees and vines

Property Features:
- Interior Size: 216m²
- Land Size: 3769m²
- 5 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Separate Guest Annexe
- South Facing Terrace

Living in Duras offers a unique mix of cultural heritage and leisure activities. The town itself is steeped in history, home to the impressive Duras Castle, and regularly hosts markets featuring local produce and crafts, perfect for those looking to embrace the local culture. The area offers abundant opportunities for hiking, cycling, and horseback riding, providing a perfect backdrop for outdoor enthusiasts.

The climate in Aquitaine is predominantly temperate with mild winters and warm summers, making it a desirable destination year-round. This climate is especially favorable for those interested in viticulture or enjoying the serene landscape that changes with the seasons.

For those considering a home renovation project, the option to purchase a neighboring chic Tobacco barn conversion provides additional opportunities. The conversion features planning permission to develop habitable space, presenting a unique opportunity for customization and further enhancement of property value.

This property, while in good condition, offers new owners the freedom to infuse their personal style or potentially expand the home's capabilities, making it not just a house but a truly personalized home – an inviting prospect for families, expatriates, or anyone looking for a slice of the French countryside.


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