Stunning 9-Bed Manor with Guest Cottage in Scenic Dordogne

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Tocane-St-Apre, Dordogne, Aquitaine, France, Tocane-Saint-Apre (France)

9 Bedrooms · 7 Bathrooms · 614Floor area




9 Bedrooms

7 Bathrooms



No pool

Not furnished


Nestled in the picturesque surroundings of Tocane-St-Apre, Dordogne in the charming region of Aquitaine, France, this expansive 9-bedroom manor house presents a prime opportunity for those seeking a substantial family home or an enthusiastic entrepreneur eager to venture into the hospitality industry. Originally built as a hunting lodge, this estate exudes an aristocratic aura and the structural elegance typical of a majestic French Château.

Boasting a total living space of 614 square meters, this house is strategically priced at €865,200. The main building itself offers 9 generously sized bedrooms complemented by 7 well-appointed bathrooms, creating a living space that does not compromise on comfort and privacy. All rooms have been thoughtfully renovated, ensuring that quality and style remain uncompromised, with intricate details like walnut flooring, the original decorative tiling in the impressive entrance hall, and a library that adds a touch of sophistication.

Two separate living areas offer flexibility; one catches the delightful morning sun, ideal for relaxed mornings at home. The upper floor harbors the majority of bedrooms and includes a versatile large room already renovated which could serve as a studio, gym, or entertainment room, further tailoring to the needs of a bustling family life or a thriving business.

The accommodation extends beyond the main house to include a charming guest cottage featuring two bedrooms and a cozy living area, perfect for hosting guests or as a private retreat. Additional on-premise structures include an old coach house and a picturesque orangery, along with an old chapel ready for restoration; ideal for those with a vision to further enhance their estate.

Outside, the secluded gardens are a blend of serene woodland and sunny terraces, fostering a perfect environment to enjoy both the warmth of the sun and the coolness of the shade. The local microclimate offers an extra layer of comfort throughout the seasons.

Situated within a modest hamlet, this property strikes a perfect balance between privacy and accessibility. It is conveniently a short 10-minute drive to local amenities in the nearby town, which hosts a variety of shops, bars, and restaurants.

Property Features:
- 9 bedrooms
- 7 bathrooms
- 2 living areas
- Dining room
- Library
- Entrance hall with original tiling
- Renovated versatile space (potential for studio, gym, etc.)
- Separate guest accommodation
- Woodland and terrace gardens
- Structural outbuildings including an old coach house and an orangery
- Private long driveway
- Gas central heating

Local Area and Amenities:
- Rich local history and charming architectural landscape
- Short drive to local town with full services: shops, dining, and cultural activities
- Activities such as hiking, cycling, and canoeing offered by the Dronne Valley
- Vibrant community with year-round local events and traditional festivals
- Local cuisine known for specialties like foie gras and truffles

The region experiences a temperate climate, defined by mild winters and comfortable, sunny summers, making it an excellent locale for those who appreciate the allure of seasonal changes without the extremes.

Living in Tocane-St-Apre allows a blend of tranquil countryside lifestyle backed by the convenience of nearby town amenities—ideal for families looking for space and peace, or the ambitious ones aiming to infuse hospitality with authentic French country charm. For international buyers or expats desiring a slice of historical and cultural richness in rural France, this substantial manor awaits your personal touch, whether to call it home or to cultivate it into a thriving guest house.


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