Immerse yourself in the beauty of the French countryside with this enchanting 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom stone house situated in the scenic town of Rieupeyroux, Midi-Pyrenees. This exquisitely restored home, set in a tranquil hamlet, boasts expansive countryside vistas that are nothing short of breathtaking.
Sitting on approximately 1.2 hectares of land, the property is a haven for seekers of outdoor living, exuding a unique blend of charm, tranquility, and functionality. An L-shaped design sees the main house and auxiliary structures embrace an intimate internal courtyard, allowing for a graceful interplay of indoor and outdoor spaces.
Stepping outside, you are greeted by a stunning south-facing garden that features a sumptuous salt-water, heated pool, a pool house/changing room, fully grown trees, and a potting shed. A sizeable vegetable garden also thrives here, guaranteeing a fresh supply for your culinary adventures.
Behind the house is the jewel of the property - a massive barn that holds boundless options for use. Renovated to include a beautiful, intricately designed wooden door, it could easily be transformed into a venue for weddings, a yoga retreat or even a bustling bed and breakfast.
Given its extensive interior space of 365 square meters, the living accommodation proposes versatility to meet any preferred configuration. Recent improvements since 2017 include double-glazed fixtures, installed skylights, and a complete overhaul of the pool amenities, all designed to enhance comfort and efficiency.
Living in Rieupeyroux and within this idyllic house is like being on a lifetime vacation. There's an inherent peacefulness treasured within the confines of the house, embodied by the soothing rural sounds, natural lighting, and charm of the quaint old-world French architecture.
Life in Rieupeyroux is marked by a temperate climate, characterized by warm summers and comfortable winters, ideal for those looking to escape the harsh weather extremes. This not only makes the area an excellent spot for year-round residence, but also a favored location for recreational pursuits.
Surrounded by picturesque landscapes, the homestead is enveloped by a magical blend of rolling hills, dense forests, and luscious valleys. The area serves up a buffet of outdoor activities, such as hiking, biking, and horse riding on the network of trails carved through the landscape.
If you follow the meandering rural path from the house through the woods, beyond the landscape blanketed with greens and yellows, it leads you to the tranquil river, a charming escape on lazy afternoons. This spirited connection with nature, combined with promising acres of prairies and woodland adorning the house, presents a lifestyle that is both calm and invigorating.
Rieupeyroux is more than just its stunning natural beauty, it is a vivacious community steeped in culture and tradition. The nearby villages are thriving pockets of community life, featuring quaint boutiques, charming restaurants and cafes. Be it the freshest fruits and vegetables from the local farms, aromatic cheeses, wines, or antiques, visitors are invariably captivated by the charm of shopping here.
The cultural scene is equally vibrant, with events, festivals, and local markets filling the calendar all year round, fostering a deep sense of community spirit. The locals are known for their warm hospitality and the friendships formed here often last a lifetime.
Ultimately, life in this part of France is not an experience, it's an emotion. And this enchanting stone house in Rieupeyroux isn't just a property, it’s a lifestyle awaiting to be lived. All of these amazing features, combined with its asking price of 636,000€, makes this property a truly attractive opportunity. Your dream French countryside home awaits.