Charming Stone House by River

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Aquitaine, Dordogne, St-Jean-de-Cole, France, Fleurac (France)

3 Bedrooms · 1 Bathrooms · 150Floor area



No parking

3 Bedrooms

1 Bathrooms



No pool

Not furnished


Welcome to the beautiful, enchanting town of Fleurac, nestled in the heart of Dordogne, Aquitaine, St-Jean-de-Cole, France. Here, you will have the privilege of beholding this unique three-bedroom property that is swathed in an air of resplendent history and charm. This domicile, originally built in 1609, carries the intriguing history of a flour mill. An added quirk to this property is the existence of its very own island, complete with a sluice gate designed to efficiently control the adjacent river flow and effectively prevent flooding.

Step inside and you'll be greeted by the rich tapestry of the dwelling's past; many original features have been maintained, baring the proud marks of time. The vestiges of the mill, although in need of restoration, speaks profoundly of the structure's historical importance.

The main living space is draped in rustic charm with warmth provided by a traditional wood-burning stove and the added comforts of some electric underfloor heating. An open fireplace enlivens the living room, adding to the cosy ambiance. Spread over a sizable 150 square meters, this house allows sufficient room for versatility. You'll find all the main living spaces positioned above convenient stone storage areas, accessible via the extensive balcony.

Property Features:

-Three Double Bedrooms
-One Bathroom
-Wood burning stove
-Electric underfloor heating
-Stone Storage areas
-Full-length balcony

This property holds promising potential for expansion. Incorporated into the main house is a considerable 70 square meter room with several windows that could easily be converted into additional living space. Or, subject to permissions, into a separate accommodation. At the rear of the property, three stone outbuildings and several storage rooms present additional opportunity for conversion and utilisation.


-The town of St-Jean-de-Cole
-Riverfront property with its own island
-Close to Thiviers and Brantome
-Proximity to Perigueux and Limoges

While some renovations are required to bring this magnificent home up to date, the undertaking is worthwhile as it will only enhance the property's value. Much of the structural work has been completed, with only the finishing touches remaining; an ideal scenario for those seeking a rewarding restoration project.

Living in this captivating region of France, you will experience the exceptional quality of life that only Fleurac can provide. The landscape is adorned with verdant rolling hills, picturesque vineyards, winding rivers, and historic settlements. The climate is temperate with sun-kissed summers and crisp, cool winters, making it a pleasant environment throughout the year. You'll be within reach of the beloved villages of St-Jean-de-Cole and Thiviers, the vibrant city of Perigueux, and the bustling city of Limoges, known for its international airport.

St-Jean-de-Cole, one of France's 'Beaux Villages', entertains with charming restaurants and bars and hosts an annual flower show each May. Thiviers, with its three supermarkets and numerous shops and services, is just a stone's throw away. Its lively Saturday market runs year-round, drawing locals and tourists alike, especially during the summer months. Brantome, known as the 'Venice of the Perigord' is renowned for its picturesque riverside location with quaint shops and eateries.

This indeed is an ideal home brimming with potential, offering a peaceful yet vibrant lifestyle in the heart of France. For inquiries and more information, please contact us. Further photos of the property are available upon request. It is worthy to note that the house is slightly set back from a road which experiences mild traffic during peak times. Bask in the charm and character that this home upholds – a delight for the lover of history, charming architecture, and French culture.


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