Charming 7-BR Stone House with Pool in Dordogne

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Midi-Pyrénées, Lot, Souillac, France, Souillac (France)

7 Bedrooms · 3 Bathrooms · 297Floor area



No parking

7 Bedrooms

3 Bathrooms




Not furnished


Charming 7-Bedroom House in Souillac, Midi-Pyrénées

Nestled in the scenic Dordogne Valley of Souillac, this seven-bedroom stone house offers a blend of historical charm and modern comfort, standing on a sprawling over 2-acre plot. Boasting a rich history that dates back to the sixteenth century, this enchanting property formerly served as an Auberge, offering shelter to travelers. Its well-preserved architecture and shifts made through the ages contribute to a narrative that enriches its walls.

Property Features:
- Spacious 297 sqm living area spread over three floors
- Seven well-proportioned bedrooms
- Three bathrooms, accommodating both private and guest use
- Large reception rooms, offering flexibility in usage
- Independent stone barn, representing potential for further development (subject to permissions)
- Private swimming pool surrounded by mature, well-planted gardens
- Vaulted office room, adding a unique touch to the workspace
- Additional 30 sqm multipurpose room on the top floor suitable as a games room or extra large office
- Central heating and original character features throughout including a polished stone dining room floor and ornate woodwork

- Independently accessible first floor, enhancing the property’s flexibility
- Ample parking space within the property
- Close proximity to local shopping facilities and travel links in Souillac
- Access to vibrant community events and local French cuisine

Living in Souillac:
Souillac lies in the heart of a region known for its lush landscapes and historical sites, such as the breathtaking caves and river Dalles. Local life is infused with the traditions and tranquility typical of the Midi-Pyrénées area. The bustling weekly markets and the proximity to renowned vineyards and Michelin-starred dining create an enriching lifestyle.

The climate in Souillac enjoys distinct seasons. Warm, pleasant summers invite outdoor dining and swimming, while cooler winters are perfect for enjoying the area's many indoor cultural activities. Spring and autumn are mild, offering ideal conditions for hiking and visiting the numerous historic sites nearby.

Community and Daily Living:
Life in a house such as this allows for a true immersion in the rhythm of French country living. The space affords privacy and tranquility, with expansive garden views that open to wooded areas leading to a countryside horizon. The outdoor areas of the home provide a natural sanctuary for relaxation and entertainment.

Convenience and Accessibility:
Despite its rural charm, the property is not far from the town center of Souillac, where amenities and facilities are easily accessible. The proximity to major roads is advantageous for travel and commuting without compromising the tranquility once inside the property's perimeter.

While the house is in good condition, prospective buyers should be aware that, as with any historic home, ongoing maintenance will be crucial to preserve its character and functionality. The exposure to noise from a nearby main road may be a consideration, though it does find balance with the privacy and peace offered once inside the gates.

This property is not just a house, but a potential home that could cater to a large family or continue operating as a business. Whether you’re attracted by the call of the French countryside or the potential business opportunity, this house could very well be the perfect match for those looking to invest both in a home and a lifestyle in France.


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